Kentegra Pyrethrum Farm Supervisor Job in Nakuru, Kenya

Kentegra Pyrethrum Company Limited located in Nakuru is looking to recruit a Farm Supervisor.

This position will be based in Lanet.

The key responsibilities for this role include:-

  • Supports the Assistant Manager in coordinating activities with other farm units.
  • Assists in recruiting, training and supervising farm workers, coordinate and direct their activities.
  • Supervise and assign duties like planting, cultivation, sowing, spraying, harvesting, Irrigation and spraying.
  • Ensure flowers are harvested and delivered to the driers on time.
  • Ensure field hygiene is maintained.
  • Installation, maintenance and regular monitoring of irrigation system.
  • Scouting for diseases in the field.
  • Issues farm implements and or tools to workers and collects them at end of workday.
  • Ensure efficient labor utilization, hours and performance.
  • Ensure the Standard Operating Procedures are followed in the field activities.
  • Inspects crops and fields to determine maturity, yield, infestation, or work requirements.
  • Oversees the work of farming units and suggests improvements and changes.
  • Inspect farm buildings and equipment, ensuring routine maintenance is carried out and repairs are made when necessary.
  • Investigates grievances and settles disputes to maintain harmony among workers.
  • Provide daily and weekly field reports.

Qualifications, skills and work experience required for this role:-

  • An Agricultural Certificate or Diploma from a reputable College/Institution.
  • Proven experience in a busy farm.
  • Experience in managing people and maintaining conducive working relationships.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to manage huge team farm casuals.
  • High problem solving skills.

Please apply only if you fulfil these requirements, please email your application as one word/pdf document with the title Farm Supervisor to info@kentegrabiotech.com by 28th January 2023.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Agriculture and Agribusiness
Updated: January 24, 2023 — 6:23 am