Work Location : Abu Dhabi
Looking for an Agriculture Engineer
Main responsibilities :
Knowledge about growing of vegetables and fruits under different type of structure I.e lettuces in close environment under application of artificial lighting, container forming, walk tunnel low tunnel and high tunnels, automatic greenhouses, net houses
Must have knowledge about different Hydroponic recycle growing technologies I.e Vertical tower system, DWC,NFT,EBB trays
Know about different hydroponic non recycled systems I.e cocopeat, Ducth bucket system, perlite, sand culture, rock wool
Know about aquaculture systems
Making of different solution for different vegetables.
Adjust all parameters for all vegetables
Daily check PH, Ec, humidity,Co2 and irrigation.
Formulation of nutrient according to different species
Keep Record from sowing to harvest of all vegetables.
Managing of worker and given daily task
Own media preparation according to plant type and their production
Known about hygiene practices
Arrangements all types of materials which is required on daily basis
Know about Importation of seeds and different hydroponic instruments which not available locally or available but expensive.
Preferred applicants will have :
Experience within an Agriculture Engineer Role.
A relevant Agricultural qualification, preferably to degree level.
Excellent computer skills. Good understanding and practical knowledge of agriculture at field level.
Experience of farming
Have knowledge producing vegetables hydroponics and Aeroponics.
Maintain and monitor plants
Responsible for the irrigation, application of fertilizers and plant protection agents, maintenance and changing of plants.
Strong and Active personality.
Excellent organisational skills.
Competent verbal and written communication skills.
A good team player but with the initiative and drive to work on their own.
At least 3 years of relevant fieldwork experience.