Showing posts with label AGRICULTURE OFFICER. Show all posts
Showing posts with label AGRICULTURE OFFICER. Show all posts

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

KZN Agriculture Jobs Available At Ominia Careers Registrations 2019

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Job Title    Agriculturalist (Field)
Company    Fertilizer a division of Omnia
Location - Town / City   
Location - Province    KwaZulu-Natal
Location - Country    South Africa

Overview    
Omnia’s Agriculture division, the market leader in southern Africa, comprises Omnia Fertilizer and Omnia Specialities. The division produces granular, liquid and speciality fertilizers for a broad customer base of farmers, co-operatives and wholesalers throughout southern and East Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Brazil. The division is expanding its influence in Europe, South America and Asia, where it is increasing its sales of speciality products. 
The Omnia Agriculture division’s range of specialised products and services are encompassed by its unique Nutriology® offering, which assists customers to optimise crop yield and quality.
 
Qualifications  
  A minimum of a BSc (Agric) with Soil Science or Agronomy or Horticulture
 
Experience    
• Previous, similar experience will be a definite advantage.
• Provide professional fertilization and agronomic advice to farming enterprises
• Experience & Knowledge in permanent or seasoned crops.
 
Duties    
• Provide strategic support to Omnia representatives/agents
• Work in close cooperation with Omnia Regional Management
• Function as an integral part of and be central to the Omnia Marketing model.

Job Competencies   
 • Sound knowledge of fertilizer and chemical products with fertilization recommendations in mind
• Excellent language skills in Afrikaans & English (verbal and written)
• Presentation skills
• Computer literacy
• Interest in a dynamic marketing environment
• Good grasp of the concepts of “client needs” and “adding value”.
 
General  
  • Agronomist positions is available in South Africa

Closing date: 2019/01/31

APPLICATIONS LINK

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Kontak Recruitment Vacancies, Associate Professor Agricultural Economics

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Associate Professor Agricultural Economics EKE297


Associate Professor: Agricultural Economics (EKE297)
Bloemfontein
R60 000 – R70 000 per month CTC

Duties and responsibilities:
Demonstrate a leadership role in research related to agricultural development economics, smallholder agriculture and agricultural food policy.
Present courses in agricultural development, agricultural policy and research methodology.
Develop and present short learning courses for smallholder and commercial farmers.
Synthesise knowledge through the publication of scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.
Communicate research findings at scientific conferences.
Source funding for research from international and national funding organisations.
Actively participate in the professional community.
Actively participate in the agricultural community.
Engage in research supervision of postgraduate students at Masters and Doctorate level.
Actively conduct research on smallholder agriculture, agricultural food policy and agricultural development economics.

Inherent requirements:
PhD in Agricultural Economics.
An NRF rating of at least C3 or equivalent status.
A proven research record of relevant publications in accredited journals.
Proven experience in the supervision of graduated MSc students.
Proven experience in the field of agricultural policy and development.
Proven national recognition for specialist expertise and research leadership in the area of smallholder agriculture.
Experience as external examiner for postgraduate (at least MSc or PhD level) students.
Editorial board member or guest editor of high-quality national or international scholarly journals.
Serve as a member of a national scholarly society OR a national committee or agency concerned with research at high education levels, OR show evidence of service as an active member of an international equivalent.

Required competencies:
Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and, the ability to function well in the university’s richly diverse working environment.
Skilled use of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel).
Business Acumen.
Result Orientated.
Strategic Thinking.
Leading.
Building Coalitions.

Recommendations:
Questionnaire design.
Cross sectional data analyses using software similar to SPSS, LIMDEP and R.
Broad practical agricultural knowledge.

Job Type: Permanent
Company Name: Kontak Recruitment
Company Location:  South Africa

Application contact details
Call us: 0114313542
Contact Person: Mel Muller
Remuneration: R60 000 - R70 000 per month
Send CV to: recruitment@kontak.co.za

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Agricultural Management Jobs In South Africa, AGB Group Vacancies

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Online Agriculture Technical Support


Must be continuously updated with new information regarding agricultural practices, Market information, natural resources, update weather etc .
Subject specialists to be able to provide this service to extension officers.
Interaction via social media platforms such as Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Whattapp as a means to disseminate information and share experiences is required initially.

Job Requirements:
Masters Degree in Agronomy fields
Irrigation
Horticulture
Animal Production(Small stock, Large stock and chicken )
Mechanical Engineering
MBA

Please use ref: AGR037
Job Type:
Freelance
Company Name:
AGB MATHE BUSINESS SERVICES
Company Location: All Provinces

Application contact details
Call us: 0317641610
Contact Person: Zethu MiyaApplication 
Closing Date: Friday, August 3, 2018
Fax Number: 0866067402
Send CV to: info@agbbusiness.co.za

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Servest Group Cape Town Jobs, Horticulturist Vacancy

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Horticulturist Vacancy (180730-3)

Job Title    Horticulturist
Department    Operations
Job Type    Permanent
Location - Town / City    Cape Town
Location - Province    Western Cape
Location - Country    South Africa

Job Context   
 LANDSCAPING & TURF, A DIVISION OF SERVEST HAS A CAPE TOWN BASED VACANCY FOR A HORTICULTURIST, REPORTING TO THE BRANCH MANAGER. THIS ROLE REQUIRES EXTENSIVE BOTANICAL PLANT KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE IN PLANT IDENTIFICATION.

Minimum Requirements 
   •Minimum of a National Diploma in Horticulture with 8 years’ experience in the same or similar field.
•Extensive botanical plant knowledge.
•Experience in plant pest identification.
•Valid unendorsed driver’s license.
•Fully Computer literate.
•Must be well organised and a good planner.
•Must be able to motivate staff.
•Good financial control and interpretation financial statements.
•Must have the ability to solve problems.
•Must be able to deal with stressful and challenging situations.

Duties & Responsibilities   
 •Client liaison.
•Labour management.
•Financial control.
•Industrial/ employee relations.
•Occupational health and safety.
•Management of company assets/ Machinery.
•Basic landscape designs and quotes.
•Administration of claims, petty cash, casual wages etc.
•Quality control.
•Management of subcontractors.
•Maintenance installation
Closing date: 2018/08/06

APPLICATIONS LINK

Friday, July 27, 2018

Agricultural Specialist Jobs In KZN,

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Animal / Plant / Horticulturist / Poultry Agricultural Specialist


we looking for KZN agricultural specialist with minimum Qualification of BSC Agriculture who can do the below duties:
Experience 3 years will be an advantage

Qualifications:
1)Masters in Agriculturee
2)Degree in Agriculture
3)PHD in Agriculture

Job Requirements:
2-3 years specializing in Agricultural will be an advantage

Duties:
Optimize field practices
Crop modeling, soil mapping and weather modeling
Be willing to approach agriculture holistically
Be familiar with solutions like biotechnology, to advanced predictive and prescriptive analytics
Design and implement field experiments
Collect soil chemical and physical properties,
Work collaboratively with other engineers and technicians on providing food science recommendations
Collaborate with in-house personnel on many projects
Work independently for methodological portions of the role
Have a broad scope of knowledge that includes crop and soil science, meteorology, crop physiology, and related fields like predictive modeling
Be able to perform GxE analyses, and other environmental modeling
Be able to map soil, engage in yield modeling, and plant breeding.
Have experience in computational statistics, data mining, model building
Conduct research and experiments to improve the quantity and quality of field crops and farm animals
Innovate new food products
Develop new and better ways to process, package, and deliver food products
Prepare and conduct advisory sessions for farmers, policy makers and other stakeholders
Analyze agricultural data and report on findings
Communicate with researchers, educators, government departments, and business managers
Maintain records of yields and services
Educate farmers and agricultural business owners on regulatory issues
Request funds for agricultural development from research
Making presentations to farmers, livestock producers, and agriculture businesses
Respond to requests from clients
Analyze soil composition as it relates to plant growth
Communicate findings to colleagues, farmers, and the public
Explore animal genetics, nutrition, reproduction, diseases, growth, and development
Advise farmers on how to lower animal death rates, handle waste matter, and increase production

Job Type: Contract
Company Name: Ubunzima SKills
Company Location: KwaZulu-Natal

Application contact details
Call us: 031 824 3866
Contact Person: Ms N Ncube
Application Closing Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Fax Number: 086 450 4435
Remuneration: NEGOTIABLE
Send CV to: info.ubunzima@gmail.com

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Dairy Farm Manager Jobs In South Africa (Sheep), Apply Online

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Sheep Farm Manager Vacancy


Free State - R22 000 - 25 000 pm
Large farming concern requires the services of a Farm Manager with solid experience in intensive sheep farming. Min 5 years experience and a tertiary qualification.

Job Type: Permanent
Company Name: Skills Cafe
Company Location: FreeState

Application contact details
Application Closing Date: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Remuneration: R22 000 - 25 000 pm

Monday, July 16, 2018

Skills Cafe Recruitment South Africa Jobs, Farm Assistant Vacancy

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Farm Assistant Job Vacancies


Western Cape - R7500 - 10 500 pm
Large farm seeks a farm assistant to participate in crop and animal production related activities; maintaining all farm related equipment, tools and supplies; maintaining farm buildings and grounds, trimming hedges, digging and maintaining ditches, putting up and mending fences, and other farm duties that may be delegated by the farm manager and foreman. In addition, the incumbent will be involved in laying out and maintenance of students' fields on and off campus. Grade 12, good English and Afrikaans and farming experience.

Job Type: Permanent
Company Name: Skills Cafe
Company Location:  Cape Town

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Skill Cafe Cape Town Jobs, Nursery Supervisor Commercial Farm

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Nursery Supervisor Commercial Farm Vacancy


Commercial vegetable farm seeks an experienced Nursery Supervisor that will be responsible for all aspects pertaining to the effective running of its nursery division, including scouting and spraying in greenhouse tunnels, fertilizer application, overseeing the planting and harvesting process at the nursery, soil preparation and tray filling, irrigation management, chemical spraying, operating a forklift to move trays etc. Min 5yrs exp.

Job Type: Permanent
Company Name: Skills Cafe
Company Location: Western Cape

Application contact details
Application Closing Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Remuneration: R20 000 - 25 000 pm
Online Application Form: APPLICATIONS LINK