Tractor Operator at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

Deadline : 11th February, 2019.


The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Tractor Operator

Ref: IITA-HR-NRS2019-003

Location: Onne, Rivers

Contract: 2-year renewable contract


Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:

  • Operate tractor with full range of implements such as plough, harrow, boom sprayer, cassva planter etc;
  • Maintain tractor and implements;
  • Drive truck, maitain farm site and prepare field for trials;
  • Perform all other related duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.

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