Senior Coffee Field Assistant

  • 6 months ago
  • Mangochi
  • Salary 000 / Monthly

Job Description


We are looking for a Senior Field Assistant who is highly motivated and results-driven to join our team in Ngapani Estate in Mangochi. The responsibilities of the Senior Field Assistant include supervising our workers on site, and directing operations in the field.

A successful Senior Field Assistant is an independent thinker with excellent leadership, observational, and analytical skills.

Ultimately, a top-notch Field Manager is goal-oriented and has a strong working knowledge of the fieldwork being performed.

Job purpose

Direct and coordinate, through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities of workers engaged in coffee crop production for the company

Field Manager Responsibilities

  • Directs and coordinates worker activities, such as planting, irrigation, chemical application, harvesting, grading, and recordkeeping
  • Inspects equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Inspects orchards and fields to determine maturity dates of crops or to estimate potential crop damage from weather.
  • Assigning territories, schedules, and the appropriate supplies and equipment to staff members.
  • Generating reports that highlight the strengths and weaknesses of each Fields.
  • Submitting the generated fields reports to Managers.
  • Providing training programs to Fields workers to ensure they can perform their duties effectively.
  • Maintaining all field rules and responsibilities and ensuring Field workers adhere to the rules.
  • Responding to all on-call tasks and supporting the Field workers under your supervision.

Field Manager Requirements

  • DIPLOMA OR DEGREE IN agriculture or a related field.
  • 15 or above years in experience in plantation or the relevant industry.
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and leadership skills.
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated, results-driven, and independent thinking.
  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and outside normal working hours if required.
  • High level of personal integrity and honesty.

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications with CV

The Group General Manager
P.O Box 51199

EMAIL:  [email protected]

Closing date for receiving applications is 31st August, 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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