2 Job Positions of Horticulture Innovation and Technology Transfer Research Technician Grade at RWANDA AGRICULTURE AND ANIMAL RESOURCES DEVELOPEMENT BOARD (RAB): (Deadline 17 May 2022)

2 Job Positions of Horticulture Innovation and Technology Transfer Research Technician Grade at RWANDA AGRICULTURE AND ANIMAL RESOURCES DEVELOPEMENT BOARD (RAB): (Deadline 17 May 2022)

2 Job Positions of Horticulture Innovation and Technology Transfer Research Technician Grade at RWANDA AGRICULTURE AND ANIMAL RESOURCES DEVELOPEMENT BOARD (RAB): (Deadline 17 May 2022)

Job description

Reporting to the Horticulture Program Coordinator Senior Research Fellow, Horticulture Innovation & Tech. Transfer Research Technician Grade II has the following responsibilities:

– To assisting scientists in their regular activities in scientific research;
– To implement field trials/laboratory protocols in areas of horticulture crops’ breeding, pathology, entomology, agronomy and physiology to produce reliable and accurate data to support scientific investigations;
– To participate in data collection, analysis, interpretation and timely reporting of research results;
– Guide and train farmers on the identification and management techniques of biotic and abiotic stresses of horticultural crops.
– Prepare specifications for procurement of machines/ laboratory equipment required for conducting research activities on horticultural crops’ breeding, pathology, entomology, agronomy, physiology and related fields.
– Prepare technical reports for research and technology transfer activities.
– Perform general nursery duties for horticultural crops
– To liaise with extension service providers in conducting on-farm technology verification trials, demonstrations and technology dissemination;
– To train students, interns and new scientists on field plot; techniques and practices and/or laboratory practices.
– To develop, implement and coordinate pluralistic extension and service delivery systems to meet needs of different actors along horticulture value chains.
– To disseminate technologies, innovations, knowledge and skills to farmers and other stakeholders along the horticulture value chains through various approaches including technical guidelines, extension/training materials, documentary films, demonstration plots, media
outreach, trainings, etc.
– Ensure the adequate management of resources under his or her responsibilities and prevent audit queries and implementation of Auditor General Recommendations when queries are raised.
– Undertake other duties as assigned by the Program Coordinator and other RAB Senior Managers.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Advanced Diploma in Crop Production

    10 Years of relevant experience

  • Advanced Diploma in Agriculture Sciences

    10 Years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Crop Production

    5 Years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agronomy

    5 Years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture

    5 Years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Crop Science

    5 Years of relevant experience

  • Advanced Diploma in Agronomy Science

    10 Years of relevant experience

  • Advanced Diploma in Crop Sciences

    10 Years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Plant Sciences

    5 Years of relevant experience

  • Advanced Diploma in Plant Sciences

    10 Years of relevant experience

Competency and Key Technical Skills

  • Integrity

  • Strong critical thinking skills and excellent problem solving skills.

  • Inclusiveness

  • Accountability

  • Communication

  • Teamwork

  • Client/citizen focus

  • Professionalism

  • Commitment to continuous learning

  • Analytical skills

  • Fluency in Kinyarwanda, English and/ or French. Knowledge of all is an added advantage

  • Resource management skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Decision making skills

  • Time management skills

  • Risk management skills

  • Results oriented

  • Digital literacy skills

  • Having produced nine (9) technical reports. Having co-generated at least one (1) innovation or technology for animal resources development

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