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Production Network Technician (M/F)


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General information

Organisation

An agricultural cooperative and an international seed group owned by French farmers, Limagrain is driven by its purpose: cooperating for the progress of agriculture everywhere, for everyone. Focused on the genetic progress of plants, Limagrain breeds, produces and distributes field seeds, vegetable seeds and agri-food products
HM.CLAUSE, Business Unit of Group Limagrain, is an innovative global leader in the development, production, and commercialization of vegetable seeds. HM.CLAUSE belongs to the top 5 vegetable seed entities in the world. With over 2,000 varieties in more than 20 vegetable crops, HM.CLAUSE provides innovative solutions to growers worldwide.  

Reference

2022-7327  

Location

Company

HM CLAUSE

Local contract

Local contract only

Position description

Function

PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS - AGRONOMIC PRODUCTION

Employment Type

Regular Full Time

Contractual hours

Full-time

Main Goal

Main responsibility is to supervise and help out-growers to ensure seed production (from sowing / transplanting to seed extraction) is according to targets of quality, quantity, timelines and costs for farm-allocated crops and to record all production data. It requires agronomical skills.

Job description

-Be an agronomist with green finger
- Ensure that timely visit of crops at all stages of crop cycle to monitor crop development
- Discuss and advice growers to adopt best practices for seed production
- Based on the crop stages and crop condition advising/instructing growers to apply crop protection products
- Responsible for training to production growers
- Production Data and Analysis and reporting
- Monitor plants delivery and seeds shipment to from grower network to plant operation
- Ensuring timely and realistic update of the production estimates and delivery
- Ensure external and internal compliance

Profile

·         Holder of degree in Horticulture/Agriculture.

·         4 years’ experience,

·         Experience and knowledge of a similar position

·         Must be proficient in oral and written English & Swahili.

·         A strong personality with overview.

·         Must be proactive and work with little supervision

·         Able to work in isolated area

·         Should be a team player and motivator.

·         Should be flexible and willing to learn.

·         Holder of a valid driving licence

Position localization

Job location

Africa, Kenya

Location

Nanyuki (NYK), Kenya

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

Bachelor's degree

Specific expertise

Agriculture/Agronomy

Minimum level of experience required

5 years or more

Languages

English (4 - Fluent)