Technician II Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency. ASA was established under the Executive Agencies Act [Cap.245 R.E. 2002]. The Agency was launched in June 2006 as a semi-autonomous body under the Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives. The Agency took over the responsibilities that were performed by the Seed Unit of the Ministry of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives. The aim of establishing ASA is to ensure high quality agricultural seeds are available to farmers at affordable price.
The key functions of the Agency include, expanding seed production and distribution networks so as to facilitate seed accessibility by farmers, promotion of increased private sector participation in the seed industry development through establishment of public-private partnerships or joint ventures in seed production and distribution, promotion of increased demand of certified seed by farmers and strengthening research capacities for breeding and producing varieties that address farmers’ specific demands.
15 Technician II Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency
POST: TECHNICIAN II – 15 POST
EMPLOYER: The Agricultural Seed Agency (ASA)
APPLICATION TIMELINE: 2022-07-23 2022-08-05
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. To ensure proper arrangements, cleanliness and maintenance of machinery, equipment and tools.
ii. To assist in training of Plant Operators,
iii. To assist in the preparation of work procedures and reports.
iv. To ensure timely availability of required materials.
v. To perform any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Holder of Certificate of Secondary Education Plus Diploma/FTC in one of the following fields: Agro mechanization, Agricultural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Water resources Engineering, Irrigation Engineering or equivalent qualifications from Institution/University recognized by the Government.
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