Breeding Assistant | Full-time

  • Australie, Bacchus Marsh (VIC)
  • Recherche et Sélection
  • Licence

Are you interested in the breeding and development of new vegetable varieties? Are you ready to join a team that enjoys working with our partners to promote our industry? If so, apply for this vacancy in Bacchus Marsh, 50kms North West of Melbourne

What does your job as Breeding Assistent at Rijk Zwaan look like

Based at our R&D facility in Bacchus Marsh, you will be responsible for assisting our Breeders in data collection, selection and breeding experiments.  You will play a key role in the preparation of trial plans through to the execution and assessment of trials at our various sites, mainly in Victoria. Your high attention to detail and excellent organisation skills will contribute to the efficient operation of our trial sites.

Your contribution

You are an enthusiastic team member who is passionate about sharing you technical and horticulture knowledge. You have excellent communication skills and able to interact with a variety of stakeholders. You have industry knowledge and hands on experience in agriculture. Your passion to embrace innovative opportunities that support our strategic plan will ensure your success.

Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

Rijk Zwaan is one of the top four vegetable seed companies in the world, employing over 3,500 people in more than 30 countries. At Rijk Zwaan Australia, we employ around 80 people, with the majority at our Daylesford site.

Rijk Zwaan is an international family company with a people-oriented culture. Rijk Zwaan is right at the start of the food chain. We develop vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them globally to growers and other chain partners. From our strategic position we contribute to the world food supply. Everything we do is about healthy growth. The growth of natural and healthy products that we export around the world. The growth of our company and above all the growth of our people; we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential.


You can address your application to Narelle Robinson (HR Manager). Applications close on Wednesday 19 May 2021 at 5pm.  to email your application. 

What to include in my application?

  • Current CV
  • Letter expressing your interest

We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible. 

Votre processus de candidature

Email your current c.v and application letter

You will be notified if you have progresses to short list and interview

You will be notified if you have progressed to an in person interview


Job offer

Je souhaite recevoir votre candidature

Narelle Robinson

Advisor Human Resources

Assistente de Ensaios

  • Brésil, Holambra
  • Recherche et Sélection
  • Licence

Assistent Veredeling Komkommer

  • Pays-Bas, De Lier
  • Horticulture
  • Baccalauréat

Onderzoeker Biologische Zaadbehandelingen

  • Pays-Bas, De Lier
  • Recherche et Sélection
  • Master