Job - AGRONOMIST
AGRONOMIST
Agriculture, Birchenough Bridge, Zimbabwe

A going concern is in search of an experienced Agronomist to join their operations based in Birchenough Bridge. The incumbent will have a minimum of two years experience in a similar role and extensive knowledge of the area. A class three drivers' license is essential. The client is still shortlisting candidates. Awaiting feedback.

Position Published
3 Jan 2019
Position Updated
15 Feb 2019
Applications Invited
97 Applications
Talent Search
Completed
Shortlist Sent to Client
4 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
65% Complete
65%
3 Jan
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Applications Invited
Search Completed
Shortlist Sent to Client
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
97 Applications
4 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
65% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Project Director
Supervision Of
And Advises Farm Managers
Interacts With
Team Members
Job Description
Regular field checks
Insect, weed and disease monitoring
Soil moisture status monitoring
Irrigation scheduling
Ag chemical, fertilizer and seed recommendations
Soil sampling
Equipment calibration
Crop rotation planning and hybrid/variety selection recommendations
Detailed computerised field reports and record keeping
Crop budgeting and planning
Candidate Specification
Experience
2 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture with and emphasis on agronomy, crop, soil, weed management, ag business, etc.
Software
Computer Literate
Equipment
PC
Knowledge Of
New agricultural trends and technology
Skills To
Diagnose and make Decisions
Ability To
Work independently and proceed with objective without close supervision
Personality
Resilient, Self motivated, Good work ethic.
Organisation
Industry
Agriculture
Culture
Dynamic
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 28 and 50 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Contract
Location
Birchenough Bridge, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Negotiable
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