Macademia Nursery Supervisor Job in Maragua, Kenya

Our client, in the business of processing and exporting of high quality macademia nuts in the African and Asian market seeks to recruit a Nursery Supervisor.

Reference: ns 2018

Recruiter: Stratostaff East Africa

Location: Maragua, Kenya

Available: Immediately

Category: Experienced

Offer: Neg.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Bsc in Agriculture or any other related field;
  • At least 2 years of progressive experience in a busy nursery;
  • Knowledge of and experience in macadamia seedlings propagation will be an added advantage;

Job Specification-

  • Manage the nursery to ensure continuous supply of plants for sale to customers;
  • Graft macadamia, avocado and any other seedlings as may be required;
  • Identify plants as well as problems such as diseases, weeds, and insect pests and mitigation processes;
  • Prepare and assign work schedules and duties to nursery or greenhouse staff, and supervise their work;
  • Conduct employee training programs in consultations with the agriculture and special projects manager;
  • Perform manual agricultural or horticultural tasks;
  • Select and recommend for purchase seeds, plant nutrients and disease control chemicals;
  • Explain and enforce safety regulations and policies;


  • High level of integrity;
  • Aims to get things done well, set challenging goals, create own measure of excellence and seek to improve performance;
  • Have report writing skills;
  • Self-motivated and results driven and can work to tight deadlines;
  • Be a team leader and able to motivate those under working under;

How to Apply

If you are qualified and up to the challenge send your Resume and Cover Letter to by 20th May 2018

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Stratostaff is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Agriculture and Agribusiness
Updated: May 15, 2018 — 9:17 pm