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Managing chicken hatchery, production and processing departments. Works out of company's headquarters but will visit different sites
Plan chicks program and supervise broiler management
Plan breeders program and supervise breeder management
Planning vaccination programs and overlook medication use
Recruit, screen, hire farm managers
Effectively communicate with farm managers
Ensure the accurate completion of all administrative tasks on a timely basis.
To coordinate with abattoir house on needs, expectations and schedules
Plan eggs setting program
Coordinate transportation of eggs from the breeder farms to the hatchery
Overlook hatch ability, fertility, egg quality and hygiene of hatchery
Ensure the overall good health of the chicks and their safe arrival to poultry farms <br. Understand and manage the KPIs of a hatchery.
Be able to enforce discipline
Duties to include:
Providing agronomic advice
Preparation of plant nutrition marketing material
Sales & marketing
Implementing & managing systems
Ability to sell
The role requires a hands-on, experienced manager to oversee the grounds/maintenance/staff and all aspects of estate management for a school.
Hands-on & technical
Good staff management
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Outline the main daily duties, tasks and responsibilities of the position.
To provide the full role of a general nutritionist covering all domestic species (poultry, pigs, beef, dairy, sheep, fish, game).
Develop new products
Maintain raw material data base
Quality control f raw materials and feeds
Customer technical visits
Management advice to farmers
Hold field days
Ability to write reports
Delegation skills, motivational skills
Good people skills to work with farmers
Hands on farming experience
Experience with as many farm animal species as possible
Duties to include:
Livestock feeding methods and techniques
Livestock reproduction cycles
Illness/injury in livestock
Manage techniques in pasture utilization
Feed ration formulation
Inventory control processes, procedures, and techniques for supplies and livestock feed.
Labor and delivery methods for livestock.
Processes and techniques in maintaining area cleanliness for disease control.
Ability to work unsupervised
Ability to work under pressure
The successful candidate will be a team player in order to achieve production and maintenance targets.
Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:
Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in grinding, screening, and mixing stock and poultry feed from grain and other ingredients according to specifications
May supervise packing of feed and storage and shipment of feed products.
May be designated according to type of feed as Poultry Feed Supervisor.
The role will take responsibility for 2000 head of cattle, and cover all aspects from staff management, to feeding, etc
Ensure that production and demand plans and activities are aligned and visible across the business; develop systems and S&OP processes, including timely reporting of any issues that may impact plans.
Ensure field production is done in both a timely and effective manner, to make sure that the planned quantities of seed of specified quality are produced and available as required.
Coordinate recruitment of growers and the implementation of the field production plan.
Ensure phytosanitary, regulatory and quality requirements, including certification, are adhered to and all shipments of seed made do not contravene any country or international regulations or good practice.
Effectively manage inventory (including storage and transport) to optimise working capital deployment and assure seed quality is maintained, providing visibility to inventory by line by stocking point.
Liaise with regulators and testing stations to provide independent certification with respect to company product quality parameters and assure required documentation is issued.
Liaise with the sources of breeder seed to ensure sufficient quantities are available in a timely manner to meet the production plan, ensuring agreements are in place with the seed or hybrid owners.
Putting in place planning and logistics systems and processes that integrate with the company finance system.
Procure, install and operate seed processing equipment at company sites in Kenya, Zambia and South Africa.
Ensure customer orders are fulfilled, dispatched and invoiced in a timely manner.
Ensure the companies HSEQ rules and procedures are established and fully implemented.
Managed production planning and S&OP systems and developed processes in a cross border business.
Aware of regulations and certification pertaining to cross border seed trade in ESA.
A customer focused individual, committed to building a reputation for trust and reliability.
Ideally will have worked in a seed production environment in a similar role for at least 5 years. Willingness to travel periodically to the companys operations in ESA.
Experience of working with a start-up business is desirable.
The position will provide training in the Agriculture Sector
To cover all aspects of livestock management
making policy decisions
budgeting and maintaining accurate financial records
organising sales and purchases of livestock, farm equipment, crops and agricultural products handling paperwork and keeping administrative records
recruiting, training/instructing and supervising farm workers
making sure that work progresses satisfactorily
ensuring compliance with government regulations and health and safety standards
keeping an up-to-date knowledge of pests and diseases
ensuring that the farm is profitable and meets projected financial targets
organising maintenance/repair of farm property, equipment and machinery
advertising and marketing farm products or the work of the farmer
The ability to apply technical knowledge of the environment and legislation/public policy matters in a practical environment,br>
This is a position with long term opportunity for the right candidate. We are seeking a FARM MANAGER to establish and develop macadamia nuts. Responsible for the day to day management of operations on the farm.
Managing land preparation and planting of trees
Overseeing and working with various contractors during the development phase
Management of operations including, fertilization, irrigation, spraying, pruning, harvesting and conditioning of nuts for maximum sustainable yield and quality
Liaising with industry stakeholders, specialist consultants, suppliers and customers; and Developing and ensuring safe and environmentally sound farming practices