Extension worker

Vacancy Number:HRM-49
Title: Extension worker
Category:Agriculture
Duration:One year (extendable)
Exp.: 2019-07-17-(5 Days From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:CHA salary scale
Gender:Male/Female

Location

Organization: Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance | About Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance
City: Badghis
Country: AF

Qualification

Education:Bachelor’s degree agricultural graduations are prioritized
Work Experience:3 Years
Qualification:

Qualifications:



The successful applicants will need to address the following criteria: University Graduate (agriculture faculty)

2. Language skill with a fluency of speaking and knowing:

i) Pashto

ii) Dari

iii) And English



3. Computer (MS office )

Experience: At least 2-3 years’ experience of work at related field



TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:



Ability to travel throughout your assigned district with occasional travel to other targeted districts as needed.


Duties & Responsibilities

PRINCIPLE DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:



The Extension Worker (EW) shall visit his/her assigned beneficiary farmers to assess technology adoption progress and provide farm technical assistance as necessary.

Reinforce and emphasize the knowledge taught to farmers based on curriculums such as agriculture best practices new technology and marketing information to the selected beneficiary farmers.

Support beneficiary farmers in the identification and selection of improved seed and sapling varieties and proper agro-techniques at the farm level.

Provide technical support to the fruit and vegetable producers to apply improved pre-and post-harvest practices in order to reduce post-harvest losses.

Conduct bi-monthly on-farm visits with beneficiary farmers to determine the effectiveness of programs. These visits should include basic discussions with farmers and visits to their farms to obtain photos and make first-hand observations with respect to the incidence of adoption;

Regularly participate in ongoing training sessions conducting by WHH/ CHA Master Trainers in the field.

Collect agriculture information as instructed to support potential survey questionnaires or checklists.



Perform any other tasks to support project activities.


Submission Guideline

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CVs along with Cover letter to the HR Department CHA Badghis field Office through the email address [email protected]

Only those candidates who meet the qualification and requirements for the mentioned posts will be called for interview.

Email: [email protected]
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