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Opportunities at KWS UK

KWS UK†is part of the KWS Group of Companies. KWS is one of the leading EU maize and sugar beet and cereals breeders and operates throughout 65 different countries worldwide.

Based in Thriplow near Cambridge with a team of 50, KWS UK are dedicated to providing farmers with innovative new varieties to meet increasingly demanding end-market needs.†

Alongside our permanent employment opportunities, KWS UK Ltd offer :

  • Work Placements

  • Work Experience

  • Summer vacation work

Each year we offer work placements within our company. These temporary roles are generally contracted for between 6 and 12 months. We would negotiate a job role based on your particular career interests and a salary to reflect your experience and area of responsibility.†

Work Experience placements are available within each department of the company. These are usually short term and unpaid positions.†

More information and application details for summer vacation work can be found here.

If you are interested in working in our industry, we are interested in talking to you.†

Please contact†Rachel Loweth†for further discussion with regard to potential opportunities.

Kim - Work Placement

†"If you want an interesting job with plenty of varied work to do, then this is for you. The people have been fantastic."

Sebastian - Work Experience

"I gained a really good insight into the technical operation of plant breeding. When I started, some tasks were a bit daunting, but the team properly explained things to me and I developed an understanding as the year went on. "