Field Supervisors at Deko Integrated and Agro Processing Limited

Deko Integrated and Agro Processing Limited Nigeria is a producer and exporter of agricultural produce such as Sorghum, Cassava, Soybean, Cocoa, and many other agricultural products.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Field Supervisor

Location: Edo
Employment Type: Full Time
Reporting To: Farm Manager / Cassava Production Manager

Job Description

  • We are currently seeking experienced Field Supervisors to join our dynamic team.
  • The successful candidates will play a crucial role in ensuring the optimal growth, development, and yield of our cassava crops.
  • Reporting to the Farm Manager / Cassava Production Manager, the Field Supervisors will assist the Junior Agronomist and be responsible for providing technical expertise in crop management, soil science, land preparation, and pest management.
  • They will collaborate closely with the Agri-team to achieve production targets and implement best practices in agricultural operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the Junior Agronomist in implementing crop management plans for optimal cassava yield and quality.
  • Oversee crop planting, maintenance, and harvesting and monitor crop health and identify any issues or pests.
  • Assist with data collection and record keeping related to crop monitoring, soil analysis, pest management, and land clearing activities.
  • Ensure the farm is running efficiently and effectively.
  • Supervise and manage a team of farm workers and coordinate them in their daily tasks, including laborers, tractor operators, and other support staff.
  • Help prepare reports on crop performance, soil health, and pest management.
  • Work closely with farm workers to ensure they understand and follow best practices in crop management.
  • Provide on-the-job training and guidance to farm workers on basic crop management techniques.
  • Participate in field trials and demonstrations of new technologies or practices.
  • Ensure that all farm equipment is properly maintained and operated.
  • Oversee the application of fertilizers, pesticides, and other farm inputs.
  • Assist with maintaining a clean and safe work environment on the farm.
  • Assist the Agronomist in developing and managing the farm budget.
  • Monitor and control costs associated with farm operations, including labor, equipment, and inputs.
  • Identify areas for cost savings and implement cost-effective strategies
  • Follow all safety protocols and procedures and ensure that all farm workers are following safety protocols and procedures


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agronomy / Crop Science / Soil Science, or a related field
  • Minimum of 1 – 2 year experience in agriculture or a related field.
  • Experience working with cassava or similar crops is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of basic crop management principles.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to learn new skills and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Physically fit for outdoor work in all weather conditions.
  • Valid driver’s license preferred

Working Conditions:

  • The role is based on a farm, with frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions, including heat, rain, and sun
  • The role requires frequent walking, standing, and lifting, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Application Closing Date
20th June, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications (Cover Letter and Resume) to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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