Farm Manager at Chisulubu Agri Services
- Company: Chisulubu Agri Services
- Location: Zambia
- State: Copperbelt
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Agricultural Jobs in Zambia
Chisulubu Agri Services is inviting suitably qualified and experienced persons to apply for the position of Farm Manager.
The Required Skills for this Role Include:
Being fully responsible for commercial viability of the farm.
Knowledge of full productivity of all listed farm activities.
Maintaining and monitoring quality of yield for both livestock and crops.
Supervise the set up houses for the chicks and carry out daily checks on the housing and birds.
General bird management that includes ventilation, feeding, vaccination etc.
Supervise litter management and feed ordering
Supervise and manage members of staff
Continuously improve bird management and welfare through research of current poultry practices
Notify of any mortality in the first 24hrs .
Making sure that all safety and health procedures are followed at all the times
Helping to keep a health and safe environment by observing housekeeping and doing preventive maintenance carried out once every month.
Responding to reported all faults immediately, more especially those that are associated with water and feeding of chickens.
Responsible for safe keeping of all tools and equipment allocated to you.
Reporting to the immediate supervisor for all farm requirements so that they can be procured for the work to be done.
Performing general maintenance works
The Required Qualifications are:
Minimum qualification of Diploma in Agriculture
A full Grade 12 Certificate
2 years’ has on experience as a Farm Manager in Zambia
A strong interest and understanding of the Poultry System and bird welfare
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Be able to work with minimum supervision and have excellent management skills
Must be computer literate
Proficient and good understanding of all fields such as;
c) Animal Husbandry
d) Farming of Various Crops
e) Not less than 35 years of age
Only candidates with the required qualification and experience must apply.