Farm Supervisor Job in Machakos, Kenya 2019

Job Title: Farm Supervisor

Industry: Farming

Location: Machakos

Salary: 12K

Our client is a Farm based in Machakos County.

They seek to hire an experienced and competent Farm Supervisor for their farm in Machakos.


  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in farming, crops, milking, breeding, and caring for cows, and performs lay-veterinary duties on dairy farm: Assigns workers to tasks, such as feeding and milking cows, cleaning cattle, barns, and equipment, and assisting with breeding and health care.
  • Assist in the agricultural farm management, cutting and bailing grass, drying and storage of feeds, chopping of grass, maize stalks, chopping maize, maize cobs and other feeds.
  • Inspects barns and milking parlor for cleanliness and maintenance and informs workers of actions required to ensure compliance with established standards.
  • Studies feed and milk production records to determine feed formula required to produce maximum milk yield and notifies workers of diet changes.
  • Studies genetic and health records to develop schedules for activities, such as breeding, dehorning, and sale of calves.
  • Schedules breeding, vaccinating, and dehorning of cows and calves.
  • Observes cows during estrus and artificially inseminates cows to produce desired offspring.
  • Examines cows for evidence of illness, injuries, and calving, treats illnesses and injuries, delivers calves, and engages Veterinarian to care for serious injuries and illnesses.
  • Performs farming supervisory duties as are incidental in an agricultural farm.
  • Research and identify the needs of clients and solutions best suited for them.

Qualifications / Skills Required

  • AHITI trained certificate/ Diploma holder
  • Valid Motorcycle and tractor driving licenses.
  • Self – motivated, aggressive and outgoing personality
  • Ability to multi-task and get things done to completion
  • A team player with good interpersonal and communication skills

How to Apply

Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Farm Supervisor– Machakos) to before 25th February 2019.

Kindly indicate current / last salary on your CV.

Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted and contacted for interviews.