CURRENT VACANCIES

  • Scientific Technician - Molecular Plant Pathology

    • Work Area: Science Capabilities
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £24,225 - £26,572 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      We are seeking an experienced Research Technician to work on an Industry-funded 1 year project. The post will involve conducting molecular genetics work on a wheat pathogenic fungus, and previous experience of working with plant pathogenic fungi is essential.

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  • Scientific Technician - Seed Molecular Biology

    • Work Area: Science Capabilities
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £24,225 - £26,573 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      The Department of Plant Sciences seek to employ two Scientific Technicians to join the oil seed group within the “Tailoring Plant Metabolism” Institute Strategic Programme to work on mechanisms regulating oil yield and quality in oilseed crop Camelina.  

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  • Agri-Environment Modeller

    • Work Area: Science
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £29,842 to £41,438 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced modeller to join our team at Rothamsted Research to help shape our future research in the development and application of digital approaches to modelling agricultural systems.  

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  • Conference Centre Customer Services Assistant

    • Work Area: Conferencing
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £18,000 per annum
    • Overview of role:
       As our Customer Services Assistant you will work as part of a flexible team providing a key role at Rothamsted Enterprises, situated on the Rothamsted Research Harpenden Campus, Hertfordshire. We are searching for an experienced and organised person to fill this reception-based role. The ideal candidate has a positive attitude, is passionate about the customer services industry and enjoys working with people. Benefits:·        A full-time position at 37 hours per week (5 days over 7) ·        Competitive salary

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  • Head of Farms

    • Work Area: Farms
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £46,232 - 51,580
    • Overview of role:
      We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Research Farm Manager to join our Farm team at Rothamsted Research, Harpenden. 

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  • Postdoctoral Scientist- Plant Biochemist

    • Work Area: Science
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £29,842- £32,315 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      A Post-doctoral Scientist is required to join a group working on the improvement of wheat quality, including quality for processing and human health. This forms part of a larger collaborative programme with the John Innes Centre. The successful candidate will contribute to ongoing research programmes and will have an opportunity to develop new research within the broad interests of the group. 

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  • Field Trials Assistant - Placement Student

    • Work Area: Farms
    • Location: Harpenden
    • Salary details: £16,000 p/a
    • Overview of role:
      As world population grows so does the demand for food - but how will we grow enough to feed all these people, without further harming the planet? Our ultimate goal is to find solutions to this very urgent global challenge. What sets us apartWe view science as a continuum, from blue skies to green fields, and we span both - supported by unique capabilities and interdisciplinary teams and strengthened by partnerships in 50 countries. Strategic research is the tool to confront complex problems, and our systems approach is the only way to achieve the highly productive but environmentally-benign farming and food innovations the world desperately needs.What we can offer

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