Cultivation Specialist

Cultivation Specialist

Fulltime (40 hours)
WO

KUBO is the global specialist in innovative and sustainable greenhouse projects. We are a family business with more than 75 years of experience in greenhouse horticulture. With this knowledge and experience, we continuously focus on new developments and unique innovations for our customers. In this way we create an answer to the scarcity of nutrients, CO2 reduction and locally and safely produced food. KUBO leads the way with a sustainable view on covered cultivation worldwide. In-house research and development forms the basis for unique innovations such as the Ultra-Clima® greenhouse. Our vision is to make a real difference to people and the planet. Working at KUBO therefore means building the sustainable world of tomorrow!

KUBO is part of the KUBO Group and by now consists of approximately 150 employees who are active in the office, in our own production facility in the Netherlands and on construction sites worldwide. We have already opened branches in China, Canada and the USA and will continue to expand in the coming years. We are also proud of the fact that PDI, HAWE and SDF have recently joined the KUBO Group. This allows us to offer an even more complete range to our customers and to respond to market developments.

Due to the growth of our organization, we are immediately looking for a new colleague for the position:

Cultivation Specialist

Job Description

As Cultivation Specialist at KUBO, you are responsible for advising internal and external customer relations on specific issues related to plant physiology and KUBO's greenhouse systems in specific climate zones. You analyze the climate situations and conditions to recognize problems and opportunities for optimization in a timely manner. You advise the customer about the technical systems, the crop, the cultivation process and energy consumption.

Furthermore you are responsible for:

  • Develop international training and education materials;
  • Delivering Remote Support to external customers. You remotely monitor the climatic conditions and influences for the cultivation;
  • Supporting the customers with coaching in the use of KUBO's Ultra-Clima greenhouses.

 

Who are we looking for?

As one of our Cultivation Specialists you have:

  • WO working and thinking level, preferably towards Plant Sciences & Greenhouse Horticulture;
  • Interest in high-tech greenhouse construction, innovation, food safety and sustainability;
  • Experience with systems in high-tech greenhouse construction is an advantage;
  • Excellent command of the English language.

What do we offer?

  • Market conform primary and secondary terms of employment, in which we apply the guidelines of the CLA Metaal & Techniek;
  • A pleasant, informal working atmosphere with enthusiastic colleagues;
  • Personal supervision, freedom, varied work and a work environment where your opinion counts;
  • A varied and responsible job in a dynamic and growing company;
  • Opportunities for training and education. You will have access to an account in our KUBO Academy;
  • An active staff association that organizes several events each year;
  • A KUBO TOPFIT program, where we pay much attention to the vitality and health of our colleagues.

Will you build with us?

Do you recognize yourself in the above characteristics and are you excited about this challenging role?

Then we would like to hear from you!

Time to meet KUBO

KUBO is the specialist in building innovative greenhouse projects all over the world. Innovations are key in our line of business. Businesses have more and increasingly high demands regarding the quality of their greenhouses and installations. In recent years, KUBO has aligned its organisation to these demands. The organisation now has 90 employees working in the office, in the factory and on building projects. Together and with our partners, we can rapidly respond to new developments. Our unique innovations, such as the Ultra-Clima® greenhouse concept, are based on our own research and development.



Are you ready to work with us?

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