Ensure efficient execution of all fertigation and water management related tasks by performing and/or supervising performance of tasks in your area of operation to support crop production to achieve the required quality, quantity within the set time at sustainable cost.
In coordination with the Ferti-Irrigation Manager, be responsible for the management of the daily ferti-irrigation cycles supply with frequencies and timing set on the GH’s programs, according to the % volume drain return, the weather conditions and the plants development stages and decide the daily cycles duration and frequency.
Produce accurate reports (daily work plan, weekly and monthly report)
Carry out effective performance reviews for all general workers working under you as per the company’s performance appraisal policy.
Define their training needs and in consultation with your supervisor, implement actions to close the performance gaps.
Daily check on all ferti equipment.
Basic daily maintenance of ferti equipment.
Fogging service and maintenance.
Daily check on UV treatment units.
Requirements and skills
A BSC degree preferably in Agricultural Engineering, Soil and Water Engineering or Bio-Mechanical Engineering.
1 to 5 years hands on experience in drip irrigation systems in a commercial farm set up.
Experience in hydroponics is an added advantage.
Knowledge in Microsoft Office Access and Excel.
Strong communication skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Keen to details with high observation skills.
Available 6 days a week including Sundays and Public Holidays
Method of Application
Interested Candidates should apply to email@example.com attaching their updated CV. Email reference title should be the position. Application deadline is 18th January, 2023.