Research Assistant Entomology

Job description

We are looking for a Research Assistant Entomology (fulltime) for our location in Warmenhuizen.

Your work

As an enthusiastic Research Assistant Entomology you will become a member of our Trait & Technology Team in Warmenhuizen and you report to the Project Lead Entomology. You work together with a multidisciplinary team of researchers that aim to accelerate breeding technology and breeding programs. One of our missions will be to increase resistance levels of vegetables against arthropods.

Your activities will include coordination, preparation for and execution of lab and greenhouse trials as well as other research activities within defined projects, aimed at effectively delivering quality data and reporting of the results.

By coordinating and directing the needed activities for our projects with the available resources, you will ensure the timely delivery of quality data and results. Finally, you are expected to contribute to the improvement of ongoing research activities, and the development of new methods.

Job requirements

  • B.Sc. degree in a science related field, preferably in Horticulture, Plant Breeding or Agronomy,
  • Affinity or experience with Entomology and/or Phytopathology is a plus,
  • A driven, creative, hands-on mentality, must have the ability to work both in a team and independently,
  • Good communication skills in English (written and oral).

Why working for Hazera:

Working at Hazera means contributing in a professional way to the growth of our business, in an informal, international environment. We are customer and market oriented and teamwork is important. Other characteristics of our organization are openness, flexibility and orientation on results. We focus on employee development with consideration and respect for individual needs. That’s why it's great to work for Hazera!


If you are enthusiastic to join our growing organization, please apply by submitting a detailed resume and motivation letter in English.