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Farm Manager - Outside Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #16557
Job Location Outside Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Farm Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary $3000 Neg

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 10
Residence Location Outside Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian Resident
Degree Diploma

Job Description

21Mar
Outside Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is a mixed farm that grows Soya Beans, Seed Maize, Wheat and various agri crops for both local and overseas market and is looking for a Farm Manager to join their team


Planning and programming of works relating to the planting through harvesting of Potatoes, Maize wheat, soya, sugar beans and other row crops.
Experience in the super food and organic industry will be beneficial.
Horticultural experience is required with relevant experience with vegetables.
Planning and implementation of all irrigation scheduling.
Planning & Management of large numbers of farm labour.
Planning & Management of all farm tractors, implements and other resources to effectively and efficiently deliver on prescribe deliverables.
Pest & disease Management control.
The Farm Manager will have a superior knowledge of the use of Silos, tractors, combines and implements, associated to the crops mentioned above.
The Farm manager will have sound mechanical experience and be in a position to least identify the mechanical issues that arise and effective have repairs conducted.
He will be able to calibrate agricultural equipment and have sufficient experience with planters, spreaders, sprayers and land preparation equipment.
The Farm manager will have sound knowledge of the acceptable practices of grain handling and postharvest loss prevention.


Key Skills
Agricultural Operations.
Farm Equipment Management and Maintenance.
Administration and Records
Communication
Personnel: Development, Relationships and Welfare.

  • Job Role: Farm Manager
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $3000 Neg

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agric. Diploma/Degree and/or extensive practical farming experience (10 yrs).Within 6 months: Company Policies and Procedures. Farm budgetary controls

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
soya
maize
silo
wheat

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