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MM (Operations) Limited is a unique enterprise dedicated to improving the lives of thousands of people in Malawi off the back of a commercially driven business.

The company is a value based agro-processing business working closely with local communities to grow and process fruit, within the requirements of international food safety and sustainability standards.

Job opportunities have arisen and MM (Operations) Limited seeks to fill the following vacancy and appoint self-motivated and driven individual to become part of its dynamic team.

The position will be based in SALIMA.


POSITION: IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN (1 POST)


The successful applicant will report directly to the Irrigation and Sustainability Officer.

ROLE PURPOSE

Candidate will be expected to competently operate water pumps, facilitate maintenance and management of the irrigation system.


KEY TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE


Operational Execution:

  • Overall familiarity with irrigation systems,
  • Experience in drip irrigation equipment considered an asset,
  • Basic mechanical and electrical knowledge and ability to install and maintain electrical water pumps, diagnose simple problems (i.e. changing fuses etc.)
  • Experience in setting up and maintaining piped irrigation systems
  • Management experience, strong organizational abilities
  • Problem solving skills and independent work ethic

Data and Information:
  • The Technician will be expected to communicate clearly and effectively daily weekly and monthly reports and work plans with management at both the farm and Outreach department.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants should have a Diploma in Irrigation Technology and ideally have a minimum of 2 years experience in Irrigation Technology
  • He or she should have the ability to organise and plan activities and demonstrate effective leadership skills and must be willing to work during odd hours.


MODE OF APPLICATION

To apply, please send a CV and should include a brief statement explaining why you are interested in the job in the cover letter to:

Email: info@malawimangoes.com 

copy to: talandila@malawimangoes.com 

Or by post to:

The Human Resources Officer
P.O. Box 499
Salima.

Only applicants who submit their CV and cover letter as well as names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three traceable referees will be considered.

Closing date: 22 November 2019

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.

The values expected of all MM (Operations) Limited employees are integrity, hope, endeavour, empowerment and responsibility.

MM (Operations) Limited is an equal opportunity employer hence women are encouraged to apply


Skills Required


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  • Location
    Salima
  • Company
  • Type
    Full Time
  • Positions
    1
  • Apply Before
    23 Nov, 2019

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