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Agricultural Officer-Kaliro District Local Government

Salary rangeConfidential | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

Reference No: KLR/DSC/14/2021
Job application procedure
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the vacant posts in the service of Kaliro District Local Government. Applications should be addressed to the Secretary Kaliro District Service Commission, P.O Box 56, Kaliro in Triplicate on PSC Form 3 (2008) not later than 20th March 2021. Applicants must attach certified copies of Academic Documents. Job Description and Specification can be obtained from the Ministry of Public Service Website at; www. public service.go.ug or at Kaliro District Service Commission Notice Board. The Application forms are obtained from the Public Service Commission Offices, Farmers’ House, 2nd floor, Parliamentary Avenue Kampala, and District Service Commission Offices
Job purpose:
To implement strategies, programmes and plans for sustainable utilization of agricultural engineering technologies.
Qualifications:
Honors Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Engineering or Mechanical Engineering plus a minimum of a postgraduate Diploma in Agriculture, Farm Planning from a recognized Institution.

Responsibilities

i. Providing advice on agricultural technology transfer and adaptability in areas of soil and water conservation, agricultural engineering, water harvesting and irrigation;
ii. Initiating and developing Systems for suitable utilization of land;
iii. Developing strategies for utilization and engineering technologies which enhance land and water productivity;
iv. Supporting and developing mechanisms/systems for integrated, improved land, soil and water management and irrigation;
v. Compiling and analyzing District data on land use, soil conservation, farming systems and irrigation potential;
vi. Establishing linkages with research for securing and adapting appropriate technology;
vii. Rendering advice to the district staff on recent development in water harvesting and management of fragile soil;
viii. Streamlining methods for integrated management of land, soil and water;
ix. Publishing Information on productive land use, soil conservation and farming systems; and 
x. Strengthening partnerships with relevant education institutions, industry and other stakeholders.

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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