Farm Supervisor

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Supervisor / Manager
  • Experience 3 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & Training
  • Qualifications Diploma level

Job Description

Gwanda State University (GSU) – a state higher education institution located in Gwanda, Zimbabwe – is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who wish to fill in the following position that has fallen vacant at the university.

Farm Supervisor (Agro-innovation Hub And Industrial Park)

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervising staff in animal husbandry and crop husbandry therefore leadership skills are highly beneficial.
  • Ensuring tasks are carried out as per plan.
  • Ensuring that farm security, safety and cleanliness are monitored and maintained.
  • Reporting to the manager on a day to day farm activities and progress plans.
  • Supplying data for report compilation.
  • Ensuring deadlines are met for activities like planting, harvesting, etc
  • Monitoring staff roasters, hours and performances and attending to workers’ grievances.
  • Overseeing the work of enterprises and suggesting improvements and changes.
  • Ensuring and enforcing compliance with government regulations, and health and safety standards.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A Diploma in Agriculture.
  • At least three (3) years hands on and demonstrable experience in both animal and crop husbandry.
  • Excellent interpersonal, project and people management skills.
  • The ability to command and be a team leader is necessary.


  • Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.

How to Apply

Applications should comprise a single continuous PDF file which contains the following: Application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses.

Required skills