Field Trialist

Wednesday, 10 July, 2024
Hester Fourie     0218630966
Paarl  

Oro Agri, a member of the Rovensa Group, manufactures and markets environmentally friendly crop protection products. An excellent career growth opportunity exists within the Development team.

 Responsibilities:

  • Overall trial management: lay-out, execution and evaluation of field trials on all Western Cape crops
  • Direct liaison with relevant role players (e.g. agents of distributors, farmers, farm managers, researchers and other role players in the agrochemical industry)
  • Collection of data, evaluation and compilation of trial reports
  • Reporting to Management
  • Control and maintenance of all trial equipment


 Requirements:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in agriculture (with crop production, entomology, pathology or soil science related subjects)
  • Practical experience in field trials for the development of crop protection products will be beneficial but not required
  • Knowledge of crops grown in the Western Cape and/or pests, diseases and cultural practices relevant to the area will be beneficial
  • Strongly motivated to work independently and adaptable to changing working hours according to operational requirements
  • Willingness to travel extensively in the Western Cape agricultural region
  • Practical disposition with good problem solving, communication, administrative and interpersonal skills
  • Driver’s licence (code 8)

A market-related remuneration package will be negotiated based on experience.

To apply, kindly register your CV at:

https://www.dittojobs.com/jobs/view/4060866877