Part -Time Greenhouse Project Assistant Job in Kakamega, Kenya April 2016


Job opportunity;Part -Time Greenhouse Project Assistant  in Kakamega, Kenya

Career vacancy;Part -Time Greenhouse Project Assistant  in Kakamega, Kenya

Our Client based in Kakamega is looking for a Part -Time Project Assistant to oversee activities in a Greenhouse. 
This opportunity requires a responsible, self-motivated, and hands-on individual, with good understanding of basic greenhouse management and maintenance.

Position Title: Part-time Greenhouse – Project Assistant

Reporting: Project Manager

Position Role: The Part-time Project Assistant will oversee the on-goings of the greenhouse and prepare routine reports to the Project Manager on a weekly basis. 


This will include reporting the various stages in the greenhouse and handle problems as they arise.


  • Collect relevant data and present it in a user friendly format (working knowledge of a project management software an advantage)
  • Prepare reports on different plant stages in the greenhouse
  • Proficient in the use of MS-Office
  • Working knowledge of a Project Management software an advantage
  • Excellent writing and verbal skills
  • An organized team player with good presentation  and communication skills
  • A mature individual with good work ethics
  • Good understanding of greenhouse functioning, lighting,
  • Available on evenings and weekends to handle immediate problems
  • Knowledge of basic functioning  of a greenhouse e.g. irrigation, identifying pest, disease problems, maintenance and management an advantage
Educational Level/Professional Qualifications
  • BSc in horticulture, Agronomy, biological sciences, plant pathology etc.) or other agricultural related courses.
  • Diploma/Certificate in Agriculture related courses
  • Project Management Certificate
  • Relevant work experience  in a Greenhouse
If you are interested and confident that you meet the outlined Qualifications and Skills, send your CV with 3 referees and cover letter to by Friday, 6th May, 2016

Clearly indicate the position title on the subject line.  

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


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