Agronomist Job Careers – ASTARC Agriculture

Job Title:       Agronomist
Organisation: ASTARC Agriculture
Duty Station: Amuru (Gulu), Uganda
About US:
ASTARC
Group is a diversified group with businesses focused on Infrastructure,
Automobile & Electronic Solutions, Angel fund, Dairy & Agriculture,
Retail Display Solutions, Automobile and Ports.
Job Summary: The Agronomist will organise and managing the farm
with all agronomic principles, planning and implementing the cropping pattern
suitable to area, budgeting the requirements of inventory of farm, managing and
predication of yield estimates. The incumbent will also be responsible for
production activities on a large area and should be familiar with farm
mechanisation.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The applicant must hold a Post graduate in
    Agronomy
  • At least ten years’ work experience as an
    agronomist.
  • Previous experience preferably in the African
    continent will be additional advantage.
  • Familiarity with the cultivation of various
    food crops
  • Good knowledge about increasing the agronomic
    efficiency on farm.
  • Well experienced with modern approaches of cultivation
    practices, nutrition requirements, use of all types of agrochemicals,
    Irrigation technologies , harvesting and post harvest technologies.
How to Apply:  
All
suitably qualified and interested candidates should send detailed CVs, academic
documents and cover letters with three professional referees and day time
contacts via email to HRM, hrug@astarcmotors.com.
Please indicate the position title in the E-mail subject line or on envelope. E-mails
must not exceed 5 MB.
You
may also hand deliver to Plot 77, 1st Street Industrial Area or Opposite Uganda
Management Institute.
Deadline: 6th August 2016 by 5 p.m.
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