Job vacancy Sugar Cane Worker

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A.k.k Agriculture Co Ltd
Job Type
Job Status
Full Time
13 August, 2022
Job Title

Sugar Cane Worker

Job Location
Job Presentation
Economic SectorAgriculture
District in MauritiusFLACQ
Job Summary

Manually plant, cultivate and harvest sugarcane. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears and knives. Duties may include tilling soil and applying fertilisers, transplanting, weeding, thinning or applying pesticides, cleaning, packing and loading harvested products. May construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings or participate in irrigation activities.

Duties of Job

- Applying chemical solutions to plants to protect against disease or insects or to enhance growth.
- Confer with managers to make operational decisions.
- Identify plants, pests, and weeds to determine the selection and application of pesticides and fertilisers.
- Direct and monitor the work of casual and seasonal help during planting and harvesting.
- Set up and operate irrigation equipment.
- Operator tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow and fertilise soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray and harvest crops.
- Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment.
- Clear and maintain irrigation ditches.
- Record information about crops, such as pesticide use, yields or costs.
- Dig and plant seeds, or transplant seedlings by hand.
- Repair farm building, fences and other structures.
- Participate in the inspection, grading, sorting, storage and post-harvest treatment of crops.
- Harvest fruits and vegetables by hand.
- Load agricultural products into trucks, and drive trucks to market or storage facilities.

Qualifications RequiredCPE
Age Range18 - 50
Salary Proposed10000-15000 (Mauritian Rupees)
10000-15000 (MUR)
Valid Till
18 Aug, 2022

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