at Claxton Poultry and Dairy Farms in
Kuwait - Ahmadi
Agricultural Technician at Claxton Poultry and Dairy Farms in Ahmadi
Job highlightsPosted on December 7, 2015
Agricultural Technician Job Description
To set up experiments and coordinate the operation of farming fields with the goal of determining the effects the environment has on crop yield, disease and growth patterns.
To organize, analyse and prepare data from these experiments for reporting.
To operate greenhouses and improve the health of plants as well as maintain research, field and chemical application equipment.
To operate vehicles or other motorized equipment and should have knowledge of procedures used in farming and land preparation.
Some physical labor in addition to writing reports that accurately record information conducted from their research and operations.
To set up the feeding of plants and crops on a range as well as maintain their inventory levels through purchasing chemicals, seeds and supplies required for use their work.
To be able to sterilize and clean equipment used in labs for the tests that they conduct
Measure and mark plot areas; and plow, disc, level, and otherwise prepare land for cultivated crops, orchards and vineyards.
Conduct insect and plant disease surveys.
Operate farm machinery including tractors, plows, mowers, combines, balers, sprayers, earthmoving equipment, and trucks.
Perform crop production duties such as tilling, hoeing, pruning, weeding, and harvesting crops.