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Assistant Agricultural Officer- Nakaseke District

Salary rangeConfidential | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

REF: NSK/DSC/11/2020
Job application procedure
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the under-listed vacant posts that exist in the service of Nakaseke District Local Government. Applications to be submitted in triplicate on PSC Form 3 and ESC Form 3 (revised 2008) to the secretary, Nakaseke District Service Commission, P.o Box 451, Luwero Uganda not later than 6th November 2020 The applications should be accompanied with 3 recent passport size photographs of the applicant and photocopies of certified academic certificates and other relevant supporting documents.
The application forms are obtainable from Nakaseke District Service Commission offices and all other Service Commissions countrywide and Public Service Commission offices Kampala. Sewing officers must route their applications through their Heads of Department who should be informed of the closing date.
Details of this advert can be obtained from Nakaseke District Service Commission Offices, District Notice Boards, while the Job Descriptions and person specifications for the Jobs in Local Government (2017) can be viewed on the Ministry of Public Service website on ( www.publicservice.go.ug) or you can consult District Service Commission Secretariats countrywide for the same.
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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