Extension Officer 


 

Dwangwa Cane Growers Limited ( DCGL) operates in the Agri-business sector by providing agricultural management services to smallholder sugarcane growers and its area of operation is Dwangwa, 60 km north of Nkhotakota Boma.

 

The company would like engage suitable and eligible person to fill the following vacant position tenable at DCGL.

 

Extension Officer 

 

Job Purpose

The incumbent will be responsible to the Area Extension Manager for the provision of farm management and related services to Smallholder sugarcane farmers

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning and provision of sugarcane extension services to growers through extension meetings, demonstrations and daily performance monitoring visits in a section of the Dwangwa Cane Growers Limited.

  • Training and supervision of Growers in sugarcane and other food crops husbandry practices;

  • Suggestion of sugarcane improvement strategies to achieve targets in a section under his supervision;

  • Preparation of daily work plans and monthly progress reports and participation in daily planning meetings;

  • Performance appraisal of Growers in his/her section and recommendation for disciplinary action to poor performers; and

  • Perform other duties assigned to him/her by the Area Extension Manager from time to time

 

Requirements

  • At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognized Institution.

  • At least four years’ experience in sugarcane production, irrigation and extension methods will be an added advantage.

  • Computer literacy

  • Excellent interpersonal communications skills.

 

How to apply

Those interested and meet the above requirements should submit their applications together with their Curriculum Vitae which should include three traceable referees, contact address and phone numbers to:

The General Manager

Dwangwa Cane Growers Limited

P O Box 49

Dwangwa

OR

E-Mail: dwangwacane@dcglmw.com

Closing date is 15th June 2017

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated.

 


Comment on advertised Job

emmanuel nsangwa

2nd of June, 2018 7:09:41 pm

please check on the closing date of the vacancy...


Mamy D.

2nd of June, 2018 8:49:47 pm


Location: Dwangwa

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 15th June, 2018

Company: Dwangwa Cane Growers Limited ( DCGL)

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