Assistant Agricultural Officer Grade III

at Bukoba District Council
Location Bukoba, Tanzania, United Republic of
Date Posted March 3, 2021
Category Agriculture
Job Type Full-time
Currency TZS


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESi. Collaborate with Farmers to run Experimental Farms and Farms


ii. Visit Farmers / Farmer Groups in their Farms and give

Professional advice on best practices and modern commercial farming;

iii. Educating and informing Farmers on the best use of fertilizers, pesticides and agricultural implements;

iv. Collect and reward agricultural statistics in the Village;

v. Design and preparation of state-of-the-art crop storage facilities and provide education on the proper use of crops;

vi. To provide information on the symptoms of plant and crop pests;

vii. Prepare and use the agricultural register in carrying out its individual responsibilities


viii. Participate in the Opportunities and Obstacles for Development (O&OD) process and develop a Village Agricultural Development Plan (VADP);

ix. Prepare a monthly implementation report and submit it to the Ward Extension Officer and a copy to the Village Executive Officer.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE* Employment of Form Four (IV) graduates with a Diploma in Agriculture from Government recognized colleges.