•  Mutare
    • February 19, 2021
    • March 3, 2021
    •  Full Time
  •  Agriculture, Farming Jobs

Job Summary

Mutasa Rural District Council is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the following vacant positions

Duties And Responsibilities

• Heading the Agriculture and Natural Resources Department • Provision of Secretariat to the Environment Committee • Planning and coordinating departmental activities • Management of mining activities in the District. • Monitor the extraction and exploitation of Natural Resources in the District • Ensuring that the natural resources are sustainably utilized for the benefit of Mutasa Community. • Crafting appropriate by-laws for consideration by Council and enforcing them. • Create and maintaining an updated database of community and commercial plantations in the District. • Resuscitate CAMPFIRE projects and maintain Council plantations. • Managing the environment in liaison with Government departments, Agencies and Development partners. • Promotion of Agricultural activities in the District. • Management of Council Agriculture and Natural Resources IGPs. • Preparation and implementation of the departmental budget.

Qualifications And Experience

• A Degree from a recognized university in Agriculture and Natural Resources and/Environmental studies or equivalent. • At least three years post qualification experience in middle management or similar position. Local government experience is an added advantage. • At least 35 years old and must be mature. • A Clean Criminal record. • A clean class four drivers’ licence is an added advantage. • Must be able to work under pressure. • Must be a Zimbabwean citizen.

How To Apply

Applications accompanied by copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of academic and professional qualifications including contact details of at least three (3) referees should be addressed to: