Agricultural Officer Grade II

at Kaliua District Council
Location Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic of
Date Posted January 21, 2021
Category Agriculture
Job Type Full-time
Currency TZS


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESi.Control to crop and plant pests;

ii.Collecting weekly and monthly crop price statistics;

iii. Collect weekly market / monthly supply data;

iv. Conduct training of agricultural experts;

v. Conducting quality inspections and use of inputs and tools;

vi. Monitoring of market commodity market trends;

vii. Conduct training on better soil and water conservation;

viii. Provide information on new technologies to stakeholders;

ix.Preparing / writing implementation reports for the sub-crop sector;

x.Managing / developing the profession of production of vegetables, fruits, flowers and other crops;

xi. Managing / developing quality seed production;

xii.Preparing, preparing for packing and distributing quality seeds;

xiii. Conducting disease tests on seeds;

xiv. Conduct inspection of new seeds in collaboration with seed researchers before approval;

xv. Conduct training to produce vegetables, fruits, flowers and spices;

xvi. Encourage the production of horticultural products;

xvii. Conducting a small study of crops suitable for cultivation in the area of ​​irrigated agriculture;

xviii. Conducting soil research;

xix. Encouraging the establishment of farmer / irrigation groups;

xx. Producing basic seeds after they have been produced by researchers; and

xxi. Operating / managing seed testing and laboratory testing laboratories to eliminate seed contamination.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCEEmployees with a degree in Agriculture or a degree in Science who have established themselves in the field of agriculture from Sokoine Agricultural University or other Government Recognized Colleges.