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Breeding assistant (M/F)

Vacancy details

General information


Limagrain Europe is a pure seed player company with solid agricultural roots. Under its LG, international brand, the company is developing innovative solutions based on a multi-crop offer through 20 subsidiaries. LG is one of the European seed leaders in maize, wheat, barley, oilseed rape and sunflower seeds available in more than 50 countries.

Limagrain Europe is contributing to progress in Agriculture every day, by offering genetic and agronomic solutions that allow farmers to achieve better performance while meeting environmental challenges and societal expectations.

Limagrain Europe is a Business Unit of Limagrain, an agricultural cooperative owned by French farmers and an international group, the fourth largest seed company worldwide. As a creator and producer of plant varieties, Limagrain distributes field seeds, vegetable seeds and agri-food products.

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Position description

Employment Type

Regular Full Time



Salary range

34 - 49 k

Main Goal

To contribute to developing new maize varieties by executing the breeding program in support of the Breeder. 

Job description

Are you passionate about agriculture and do you want to contribute to the development of high-quality maize varieties? And are you looking for:

-A very varied job with good working conditions in which you can develop yourself to the fullest
-A pleasant and professional working climate with enthusiastic and committed colleagues

You will be responsible for the implementation of our maize breeding program. You will manage and supervise the preparation and implementation of test fields and nursery gardens. You make observations and ensure proper recording and analysis of data. You ensure that innovations are implemented in a good way.

Skills: what we expect of you

You have completed an agricultural university of applied sciences and you have knowledge of plant breeding/growing. You are a teamplayer, you are flexible and you have strong organizing and managing skills. In your work, you are precise and driven. You are proficient in English and in Dutch. 




Your benefits and working environment

A very varied job with good working conditions and attractive compensation package in which you can develop yourself to the fullest.
A pleasant and professional working climate with enthusiastic and committed colleagues in an international environment.


Recruitment process


More information on the job content:

Please contact Cornélie Noordam, Maize Breeder at 0031-13156617. 

You can call Caroline van Zoest, HR manager at 0031113-557100 for more information on the procedure. 





Position localization

Job location

Europe, The Netherlands


Limagrain Nederland B.V., Van der Haveweg 2, 4411 RB Rilland, Pays-Bas

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

Bachelor's degree

Minimum level of experience required



  • Dutch (4 - Fluent)
  • English (3 - Professional)


Position start date