White River â Mpumalanga: Our client has an opportunity available for a qualified Horticulturist/Agronomist to join their Technical Department. The position is based at the Head Office in White River; however, the candidate will be required to travel between various farms within the Lowveld.
Minimum: BSc/MSc Qualification in agricultural field
1 – 3 Years’ experience in agriculture, preferably with R&D (research and development)
Experience with Subtropical Fruit
Expert knowledge of orchard management
Expert knowledge of research methodology
Macadamia and Avocado experience – an added advantage
Strong technical skills
Advanced computer skills
Attention to detail
High level commitment to accuracy and quality
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Self-motivated, innovative, and proactive
The candidate must understand the unique challenges and opportunities within modern agriculture and be willing to work in a rapidly changing environment.