Junior Breeder Pepper


Antalya, Turkey (Fulltime)

Junior Breeder Pepper

Junior Breeder Pepper (TR)
Antalya, Turkey - BSc degree,

What are you going to do?

Contribute to the development of new Pepper varieties

Do you have passion for plants? Do you want to contribute to the Enza Zaden vision to grant worldwide access to healthy vegetables? We are looking for a creative Breeder Pepper with excellent analytical and communication skills. As Junior Pepper, you contribute to the development of new Pepper varieties. You observe, evaluate and select in breeding and screening trials. You record, process and analyses breeding and screening data. With the collected information, you are able to create new varieties for the designated markets. The screening trials are located in the greenhouses on various locations in and outside the Turkey, so traveling will be part of your job. You are part of the Breeding team consisting of experienced breeders, assistants and technicians. You will work closely together with colleagues of other departments, ranging from commercial specialists to researchers.

Your power

Your power
When you see a crop your analytical skills are triggered making you notice every detail and assessing their relevance. You efficiently translate breeding data and market trends into practical breeding programs. You are eager to learn and to develop yourself to become an all-round breeder. Modern methods of breeding and phytopathology are your main professional interests. You can cooperate with a team but also work independently. Furthermore you are an enthusiastic entrepreneur who sees new possibilities and comes with creative ideas.
You have a valid driver's license B and are willing to travel abroad.

In short, you:
• have a BSc or MSc degree in Plant.
• have preferably 3 years of relevant working experience. Experience in fruity vegetables is a plus;
• have good communication skills in the English language.


Please, send your application to our HR department, via this link.
Contact HR:
• Serafín Lirola - s.lirola@enzazaden.es