Job - TECHNICAL MANAGER - AGRICULTURE (MUTARE)
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30 Jan
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$1,200 USD TECHNICAL MANAGER - AGRICULTURE (MUTARE)
Horticulture, Mutare, Zimbabwe

A horticultural company in Mutare is looking for a seasoned Technical Manager with both Production Management and technical knowledge (for export of fresh produce and flowers specifically).

Position Published
30 Jan 2018
Position Updated
30 Jan 2018
Applications Invited
93 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
6 Shortlisted
Interviews In Progress - 1st Set
3 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
70% Complete
Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist Sent to Client
Interviews In Progress - 1st Set
Job Offer Pending
93 Applications
6 Candidates Shortlisted
3 Candidates Interviewed
70% Complete
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Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
General Manager
Supervision Of
Production and farm staff
Interacts With
Farm and company staff, NGOs, consultants,Inputs suppliers, Governments bodies
Job Description
Production Manager - work out spraying programmes, supervise spraying teams, ensure calibration and maintenance of equipment periodically, implement and monitor+
Research and development
Compliance to policies and procedures including carrying out routine audits to ensure compliance
Record Keeping and stock forecasting - overseeing the data capture of production systems, liaise with Stores and Admin officer to ensure availability of fertilizer stocks, keep irrigation records etcs
Human Resources to include training for spraying teams
Ensure health and safety practices remain a priority at all times
Candidate Specification
Experience
3 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Agriculture, Horticulture or related
Software
MS Office
Equipment
Trade related and PC
Knowledge Of
Horticultural principles
Skills To
Demonstrate and supervise all technical horticultural skills
Ability To
Plan, communicate
Personality
Leader, Team player
Other
Clean Class 4 drivers licence
Organisation
Industry
Horticulture
Culture
Practical / Technical
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 25 and 35 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Mutare, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Between $1,000 and $1,200 USD
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