Kirinyaga University is a prestigious institution chartered and owned by the government under the Universities Act No.42 of 2012. We take pride in our commitment to academic excellence and are dedicated to providing a conducive environment for learning and growth.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Farm Attendant on a seasonal contract basis. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting our agricultural activities within the upper tea zone.
To be considered for this role, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- KCSE Certificate D plain and above.
- Age: 18 – 35 years.
- Medical fitness for working in the upper tea zone.
- Certificate in any agriculture-related course (an added advantage).
As a Farm Attendant at Kirinyaga University, you will be responsible for the following duties:
- Tea Plucking: Utilize your extensive tea plucking experience to contribute to the efficiency of our tea farming operations.
- Crop Maintenance: Assist in the maintenance of crops, ensuring they are well cared for and meet quality standards.
- Equipment Operation: Operate and maintain farm equipment in accordance with safety guidelines.
- General Farm Duties: Engage in various general farm tasks as assigned by the supervisor, contributing to the overall success of our agricultural endeavors.
- Compliance: Adhere to all relevant safety and environmental regulations while carrying out farming activities.
Why Join Kirinyaga University:
- Learning Environment: Be part of an institution dedicated to fostering continuous learning and growth.
- Community Impact: Contribute to the agricultural development of the upper tea zone and make a positive impact on the local community.
- Professional Development: Access opportunities for professional development and skill enhancement.
How to Apply:
To apply for the Farm Attendant position, please follow these steps:
- Click on this link to access the online application form.
- Submit your application by Tuesday, 28th November, 2023, to be considered for this exciting opportunity.
Join us in cultivating success at Kirinyaga University!