Soil Sampling Technician/ Contractor/ m,f,d

Freelancer, Full-time · Brazil

Who are we?

At Stenon, we are on a mission to democratize soil data. We have become the global market leader in real-time, digital soil data that is laboratory-independent. This provides farmers with essential data to make optimal and sustainable cultivation decisions, boosting yield, crop quality, and soil health while saving money on inputs.


We are seeking enthusiastic and dedicated service contractors to provide support as soil sampling technicians for a soil measurement project in the agricultural regions of Mato Grosso, Brazil.

As a Soil Sampling Technician on a service contract basis, you will play a crucial role in conducting soil measurements using our FarmLab device, a specialized portable instrument that combines optical and electrical sensors to provide real-time soil analysis. Additionally, you will be responsible for taking soil samples using an auger and assisting with the shipment of these samples to local laboratories. Your contributions will be vital to the success and local support of our innovative Stenon technology.

Project Location:  State of Mato Grosso, Brazil
Period: July to August. 2024
You will
  • Conduct soil measurements using the FarmLab device to obtain real-time soil analysis.

  • Collect soil samples using an auger and hammer with precision and care.

  • Collaborate with team members to ensure efficient and accurate data collection.

  • Transport soil samples to local laboratories.

  • Assist international team with Brazilian interpretation.

  • Handle other tasks assigned by the team leader

You have
  • Having a CNPJ and being able to create a tax invoice

  • Valid driving license.

  • No experience with soil sampling or field work is required, but would be a plus

  • Physical fitness and endurance to perform repetitive, physically demanding tasks in specific field conditions.

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Willingness to travel and work in various field locations within Mato Grosso.

  • A basic understanding of local agricultural practices and conditions is advantageous.

  • Knowledge of simple/daily English required (minimum B1 level)

What we offer
  • Competitive remuneration

  • Accommodation: Daily accommodation will be provided for the entire duration of the working period, including the training period.

  • Additional Service Bonus: You will receive a daily bonus, which you can use as a meal allowance, including when you work on weekends.

  • Extra Hours Compensation: You will receive compensation for any extra working hours during the specified period.

  • Training Period Compensation: The onboarding training will be fully paid, including related travel costs and daily accommodation.

  • Future Opportunities: Enabling access for renewing potential future working opportunities.

Why us?
We are on a mission to make soil data accessible in real-time, thus changing how farmers can cultivate their land. To achieve this, we put our customers first and try to understand the challenges they face deeply. This will allow us to build the best possible products. We value transparency and honesty to become as performant as possible. With an open yet always constructive feedback culture, we learn from each other and improve continuously.


Candidates selected will receive detailed information regarding schedule, location, and other logistics. 

If you are interested in making a positive impact in the agricultural soil analysis revolution, we warmly invite you to apply for this exciting and unique opportunity.

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Application deadline: 25.06.2024

Early applications are encouraged!

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