PURPOSE OF THE JOB :
To further strengthen the Technical services to Tobacco Farmers witheffective Trainings & extension services by these s.
These Junior Agronomist will supervise Field Technicians (FTs) toensure PMI Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) & Agriculture LaborPractices(ALP) with more control & monitoring at farm level.
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES :
Supervise and Plan Agronomy activities of Field Technicians (FTs) i.e.make weekly farmers visit plan for FTs, ensure implementation andfollow-
up." "Conduct trainings of Field Technicians & Farmers on PMI GAP & PMI ALPcode compliance." "Implement Agronomy STP (Sustainable Tobacco Production) Projects withContracted farmers through FTs.
Ensure that FTs collect tobacco and major competitive crops's cost ofproduction and submit to Agronomist for analysis.
Conduct Farmers meetings & Field days to dessiminate PMI GAP programs,curing, grading and baling.
Create awareness among the farmersregarding Agriculture Labor Practices & maintain activity wise recordas & when required.
Ensure supply of Tobacco Leaf through contracted farmers as perallotted target.
Ensure recovery of all inputs provided to thefarmers, leaf KPIs are updated on form AG / 4 / 033, proper supervision oftrials / seed production plots as & when required and maintain record ofthese activities.
Ensure that Tobacco meets PMI TLI proedures (CPA MRL)and Other cropIntegrity targets (NTRM,Seed Variety,TSNA etc)" "Supervise & verify Field Technician area activities for compliancewith PMI GAP & ALP programs" SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES Education :
Control / Electronic engineer Work experience :
Minimum 2 years experience in Agronomy