How would you like to work in the world’s biodiversity hot spot? If so an exciting opportunity to join the team here at the Millennium Seed Bank is now available!
We are looking for two enthusiastic individuals passionate about the environment to join as Seed Processing Assistants. This job is based in the Millennium Seed Bank at Wakehurst Place, West Sussex.
A seed processing assistant at work
In this interesting and varied role you will work with the seeds from arrival, ensure their safe storage, and carry out germination tests. Read more about how we process seeds.
So if you fancy a unique hands-on opportunity to contribute to the largest ex situ plant conservation project in the world, please apply via the application page:
Closing date for applications: 13th June 2013
The Millennium Seed Bank Partnership works with over 80 countries worldwide as we work towards our current goal of collecting and storing seeds from 25% of the world's wild plant species. To complete such a target requires a wide range of skills and expertise including training, research, seed processing, database management and fundraising.
- around the world
- the UK
- at risk
- ground breaking
- needs help
- english heritage
- Kew overseas
- verge of extinction
- wet tropics
- gifts that help
- South East Asia
- of use
- hot spot
- english garden
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