Bachelor of Agriculture Horticulture graduates would be given preference.
Bachelor with 3 years of experience in the related field or diploma in Agriculture 14th Grade with 5 years of experience.
Must be residents of the operating district
Must be able to travel in the districts where NHLP operates
Must be familiar with the operating area with the crops grown
Should pay respect to custom and cultural behavior of residents of operating area
Duties & Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the Provincial Horticulture Coordinator and overall supervision of the Regional Horticulture Coordinator the Horticulture Extension Worker will do the following;
Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepare weekly and monthly activity reports.
Support farmers to choose good lead farmers
Conduct Farmer field school and Agro-Eco system analysis
Support and train farmers/owners of existing and newly established orchards
The Ext workers together with the coordinator would take part in community mobilization/meetings identifying farmers forming groups and later on even support establishment of the Common Interest Groups.
Work closely with marketing and safeguard especially IPM colleagues and coordinate their activities with them.
Work closely with DAIL extension workers to share the knowledge
Train farmers in new horticulture techniques and methods to enhance productivity in the area of high value horticulture.
Extension Workers will attend meetings in district level with the collaboration of DAIL and prepare reports to Provincial Extension Coordinator.
The Extension Workers will deliver the different services requested by the Provincial Coordinator.
Support farmer groups through field visits and training using the (FFS) Farmer Field School principle.
Supervision of new orchard planting and orchard layout.
Collect farmer contribution and remit the same in the bank account of NHLP regularly
Any other assignment given by NHLP management
Please submit your updated resumes along with a cover letter quoting the Job Title to the attention of NHLP Operations Manager or email it to