Pest Scout – Huntley Farm Chisamba (2) at Zambeef Products Plc

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Zambeef Products Plc

 PEST SCOUT – HUNTLEY FARM CHISAMBA (2)

The Required Skills for this Role Include:

  • Daily monitoring of pests and diseases in the fields.
  • Monitoring plant growth and responses to feeding elements, fertilisers and foliar fertilisers.
  • Monitoring efficiencies of control and other interventions applied.
  • Monitoring soil moisture before and after irrigation cycles by using soil augers or moisture probes
  • Testing uniformity patterns of irrigation center pivots.
  • Maintaining pest scouting report files.
  • Monitoring planter performance during planting by checking seed placement in the soil, planting depth and seed density per unit of land as specified by management.
  • Monitoring grain moisture during harvesting of grain crops and advising management of any departure from prescribed grain moisture content.
  • Recording field to silo loads and grain parameters.
  • Checking grain losses from combine harvesters during the harvesting of grain crops

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Certificate or Diploma in General Agriculture
  • Must possess basic Computer Literacy Skills
  • Minimum 3 years work experience

The Required Attributes Include:

  •  Ability to work in a highly pressured and deadline-driven environment

Method of Application

Interested candidates who meet the criteria above are encouraged to submit their application letters, with detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates, and contact details of three (3) referees to:

THE HR OPERATIONS MANAGER

Zambeef Products PLC

P/B 17, Woodlands

Lusaka or

Email: [email protected]

NB. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Zambeef Products PLC values gender diversity in the recruitment process as we promote gender equality.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 7th June 2024.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to Recruitment@zambeef.co.zm