Saturday , February 4 2023

AG Vacancies – Crop Protection Assistant

Website ARC

Job Description:

The Agricultural Research Council (ARC) is a premier science institution that conducts research with partners, develops human capital and foster innovation in support of the agricultural sector. It provides diagnostic, laboratory, analytical, agricultural engineering services, post-harvest
technology development, agrochemical evaluation, consultation and advisory services, food processing technology services as well as various surveys and training interventions. Through its wider network of research institutes and experimental farms, the ARC provides a strong scientific base and a broadly distributed technology transfer capacity to the entire agricultural industry in South Africa.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Utilises equipment and materials;
  • Adheres to quality standards;
  • Adheres to financial administrative controls;
  • Adheres to work plans;
  • Provides research support, diagnostics, and other services;
  • Collects and captures data under supervision;
  • Assists in projects or performs routine activities under supervision;
  • Coordinating of work activities and supervises allocated HR resources if applicable;
  • Provides verbal/written feedback on work activities;

Job Requirements:

  • Valid EB driver’s licence;
  • Proficiency in MS office suite,

Qualification & Experience:

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent/RPL) with 10 years relevant experience and Knowledge of insects and insect rearing as well as farm practices will be an added advantage;

Job Details:

Company: ARC

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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