Highlands Plants Production Manager / Agronomist Job in Kenya

Highlands Plants

Vacancy

Job Title: Production Manager / Agronomist

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To be in charge of health and well being of all crops — ‘crop doctor’,
  • To provide leadership and expertise in agronomy service programs for each customer
  • In charge of timely production planning and planting to optimize on quality production
  • Insects, weed and disease monitoring / diagnostics and solving challenges related to the same
  • In charge of all MRL’s control and spray programmes, field reports and permanent records.
  • Liaise with external bodies and authorities in matters relating to agronomy e.g. PCBP, KEPHIS
  • In charge of all laboratory tests, interpret them and advice on their outcomes
  • In charge of fertigation and Irrigation

Desired Credentials

  • Over 5 years’ experience as an agronomist in a commercial farm specializing in food production
  • Hold a Bachelors degree or Higher Diploma in Agriculture from a reputable institution
  • Should be above the age of 30 years

The deadline for application should be by 5th February 2018

Application to be send through: admin@highlandplants.co.ke


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Agriculture and Agribusiness
Updated: January 18, 2018 — 1:49 am