Green house technicians - khartoum, sudan

Outside Kenya Full Time Agriculture
KSh Confidential
6 days ago

Job Summary

Our client, the biggest conglomerate in Sudan is looking for 4 Green House Technicians for its operation in Sudan.

  • Qualification Level: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

 The successful candidate must be an expert in horticulture, plant cultivation, pest and disease control and greenhouse technology. He/She will be responsible to operate the Greenhouse to obtain the maximum crop production of main vegetables - tomato and cucumber etc. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain the Green Houses condition and overlooking the technical problems.
  • Organizing the daily activities run by the agricultural workers.
  • Supervising the harvesting process, land preparation, laying beds, planting, cleaning weeds, pruning etc.
  • Monitoring the plant, preparing the nutrition and fertilizing throughout the plant life cycle.
  • Controlling the Green House production in term of quantifying the crop quality standard ( Grade 1,2 ).
  • Monitoring the Greenhouses on hourly basis to maintain the adequate water flow and supervise the plant shape.
  • Defining the production problem and identifying the quantity of pesticides and fertilizers required.
  • Maintain the quality standard of the crops, and to classify the harvested crops into grades.
  • Supervise the insecticide spraying and maintain the safety assurance of the workers by providing the suitable uniforms, gloves, and safety shoes.
  • To decide on the suitable crop to grow depending on the market needs.
  • To plan and assure that the Green Houses are all in different stages of the plant life cycle.
  • Prepare for experimental planting of various crops to test the possibility of planting them within the Green Houses in the future.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Agriculture or related discipline.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the field of agriculture (Specialization in GH is preferable).
  • Problem solving and diagnostic skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent Team player.
  • Very good Leadership skills.
  • Fluency in English – knowledge of Arabic is an advantage.

Monthly Gross Salary:  USD 600 net + accommodation and other benefits 

Deadline: 10th December 2017  

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