Job Title: Field Extension Workers (2 Vacancies)
Organisation: ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II
Duty Station: Karita, Nabilatuk, Uganda
ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II Development Food Assistance Program include RWANU Career Opportunities. ACDI/VOCA was awarded the USAID-funded PL 480 Title II Development Food Assistance Program called 'Resiliency through Wealth, Agriculture, and Nutrition in Karamoja (RWANU)", being implemented in Karamoja, Uganda.
Job Summary: The Field Extension Workers will be required to train and support farmers in farmer group development, natural resource management, agronomy, farming-as-a-business (FaaB), post-harvest handling/marketing, savings and credit management, arid others as required.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
- A diploma in agriculture or any other related disciplines.
- At least three (3) years relevant field experience in the Karamoja region and knowledge of NgaKarimojong language are required.
- Applicants should indicate and be able to reside in their preferred sub-counties.
- The candidate must be licensed to ride a motorcycle, ability shall be tested.
How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their application letters and CVs to Plot 1 Lomonyang Close, next to Tamarind Hotel Moroto, Uganda or send to firstname.lastname@example.org . Candidates should be ready to start work in August 2013. Please do NOT attach certificates or testimonials, file sizes should be less than 1MB. Women are encouraged to apply. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer,
Deadline: 28th June 2013.