Job - FARM MANAGER - MKUSHI, ZAMBIA
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24 Jan
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FARM MANAGER - MKUSHI, ZAMBIA
Agriculture, Mkushi, Zambia

Opportunity to join a well established operation and work for a respected private employer. 3800 ha Farm :130 ha irrigated tobacco, 300 ha wheat, 110 ha maize, 430 ha soya beans, 115 ha bananas, 450 head of cattle. Community facilities include Shoprites, a Country Club and Golf Course, Private Medical Clinic, Primary and Secondary Schools, and easy commute to Ndola (170 kms).

Position Published
24 Jan 2018
Position Updated
26 Jan 2018
Applications Invited
141 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
6 Shortlisted
Interviews In Progress - 1st Set
1 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
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Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
Interviews In Progress - 1st Set
Job Offer Pending
141 Applications
6 Candidates Shortlisted
1 Candidates Interviewed
70% Complete
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Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Director of Cropping
Supervision Of
Large labour force (300 up to 600 in season)
Interacts With
Farm Staff, Customers, Suppliers etc
Job Description
Planning and Operations - cropping; planting, irrigation, chemical application, harvesting, grading
Labour management
Mechanical experience to assist with equipment maintenance and repair
Records management and administration
630 ha under irrigation. Tobacco, Wheat, Bananas, Maize, Soyas.
450 Head of Cattle
Candidate Specification
Experience
5 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Agricultural Diploma - UK, SA, Blackfordby, etc.
Software
MS Office
Equipment
Trade related
Knowledge Of
Crop farming - maize, wheat, soya beans predominantly
Skills To
Multi-task and manage a varied workload
Ability To
Plan, Delegate and Manage.
Personality
Reliable, Hard working, Committed, Sober
Other
3800 ha Farm
Organisation
Industry
Agriculture
Culture
Practical / Ethical
Gender Profile
Male
Age Profile
Between 30 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Mkushi, Zambia
Remuneration
Negotiable
Fringe Benefits
4 Bed House, Medical Aid and Evacuation, etc
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