Agricultural And Plant Sciences Assistant

Job Description

The incumbent will provide support to the Agricultural and Plant Sciences teaching practical’sand studies in the Controlled Environmental Facility precinct by way of ensuring thatgreenhouses and field facilities are properly cleaned and prepared (Technical Support). Dutieswill include daily inspections for problems in greenhouses/field facilities and the reportingthereof to the Field Technician, and assisting with maintaining practical and study sites byirrigating, weeding and spraying for pests. Duties include the maintenance and control ofvarious pieces of field equipment and to provide ad hoc driving duties.

Responsibilities + Skills


Grade 12


1 year relevant work experience in a similar environmentUnendorsed drivers licence

Job Summary

  • Published on: Tuesday, 3rd March 2020
  • Designation: Technical Assistant (Agricultural Plant Sciences)(Peromnes Grade 14)
  • industry: Education
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: cape town
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Tuesday, 3rd March 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: University of KwaZulu Natal.
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  • The College of Humanities, the largest of UKZN’s four Colleges, is the home of critical thinking, social commentary and robust intellectual debate. It is aptly referred to as “The Soul of the University.”A complex and strategic College, the Humanities comprises six diverse, yet complementary Schools which are located across three of UKZN’s five campuses: Edgewood – situated in Pinetown; Howard College – situated in Durban; and Pietermaritzburg.The College of Humanities is committed to the University’s vision of advancing African scholarship and actively contributes to the intellectual development of the region and the world through teaching and learning, research, development and community engagement. It represents a significant repository on the continent, playing a critical role in the enhancement and promotion of arts, culture, social sciences and education.The College boasts vibrant research, teaching and learning units, many of which are internationally recognised.

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