Seed & Vegetative Propagation Manager

Coillte is a commercial company operating in forestry, land based businesses, renewable energy and panel products and as such offers diverse and exciting career opportunities for the right people. Coillte's core purpose is to enrich lives locally, nationally and globally through the innovative and sustainable management of natural resources. The company employs approx 1,000 people and was established in 1988. It owns over 445,000 hectares of land, about 7% of the land cover of Ireland.

Coillte Forest division have an exciting opportunity for a Seed & Veg Propagation Manager to plan and implement the seed and vegetative propagation production programmes in line with agreed budgetary targets, and the delivery of exceptional levels of product & service quality to both internal & external customers. The ideal candidate will have a drive to exceed goals and push self and others towards high levels of performance and have a good understanding and knowledge of our customers' needs and requirements.

The ideal candidate will be highly organised and a motivated self-starter, have excellent interpersonal skills. They should have a drive for results and possess strong numerical and analytical skills.

Please see our website for full details on role responsibilities and competencies required.

This role will be based in Ballintemple Nursery, Co. Carlow and is a 3 year fixed term contract. The salary on offer for this position will be €35,000 - €45,000 depending on experience plus Benefits Package.

Please submit any applications to forestrecruitment@coillte.ie

Closing date for applications is 4pm, Tuesday, 9 January 2017.

Tags: 
seed
vegetative propagation
Location: 
Carlow (Ireland)