Trainee/Internship - Growing Roles - S435

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Salary
$1,500 per month
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Nov 2016
Ref
S435
Sector
Growing
Function
Grower Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client has been established in Dubai since 1988 in providing a diverse range of services that includes, pools & waterscapes, landscaping; plants capes, golf course construction, garden centres, nurseries, turf machinery & products, trade and construction. The nursery, established 10 years ago, covers over 10 million square feet in the UAE and 5 million square feet of nursery land located overseas, they stock a wide selection of plants ranging from exotic and ornamental species to a selection of native (UAE) plants.

A number of exciting training opportunities within the production department have become available. There are a number of different areas of production offering internships for candidates looking to further develop a career within the commercial growing sector.

Available areas are: Groundcover & Vines, Seasonal Flowers & Herbs, Water Plants, Trees, Palms, Shrubs.

We seek candidates who have a formal horticultural qualification to a high level and previous production experience within a commercial nursery is highly desirable. You should be passionate about plants and have excellent production knowledge as well as experience with various propagation techniques, especially within your chosen area of growing. Candidates must be adaptable, excellent communicators and have a strong ability to learn. 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to gain further experience within the commercial growing sector from an internationally renowned company. These positions come with excellent career development opportunities, with successful candidates being offered promotion on completion of the traineeship.

A salary of $1,500 per month is offered, accommodation for a period of 1 month will be provided (housing allowance will be a part of the salary package).

Working hours are 5 days a week (Sunday to Thursday) from 8 am to 5:30 pm (30 minutes lunch break)

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application will have been unsuccessful.