AGRICULTURAL ADVISOR

(REF NO: DRDAR 22/06/2018) (X13 POSTS)
SALARY : R281 418 – R331 497 (Level 08)
CENTRE : All Districts
Mpofu Training Centre
REQUIREMENTS : A minimum qualification at NQF level 7 in Agriculture. Proof of registration with
SACNASP. Self-management, People management, Change management,
conflict management, customer focus and responsiveness, planning and
organizing, communication, presentation and Interpersonal skills. Computer skills.
A valid driver’s license is essential. Candidates will be subjected to a competency
assessment.
DUTIES : Performs the operational technical role for the academic department relating to
practical coordination and farm skills, focusing on farms, feedlots and abattoirs /
slaughtering facilities as well as undertake research activities under the guidance
of senior staff members. Network with key players in the industry, suppliers,
government, NGOs and research establishments towards supporting the
academic programme. Perform administrative and related functions. Keep abreast
of applicable prescripts, policies, procedures, technologies and new developments
to be able to render an efficient and effective Extension Service.
ENQUIRIES : can be directed to Ms K Mngxekeza Tel No: 040 602 5062 or Mr K Javu Tel No:
040 6025144