Kenya Tea Development Agency Management Trainees
Kenya Tea Development Agency Management Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of KTDA Holdings Ltd. Kenya Tea Development Agency (MS) Ltd is a key player in the tea industry providing management services to the smallholder tea sub-sector for efficient production, processing and marketing of quality teas.
To ensure continued success and growth, we are seeking dynamic and highly talented individuals to join our management team in the following exciting and challenging positions.
Reporting to the Factory Unit Manager, the successful candidates will undergo intensive on the job training to build capacity in general management of the factory in areas of extension services, logistics, processing and maintenance.
Receive training and perform duties in extension services, logistics, processing and maintenance of plant and machinery;
Participate in grower education, extension services, grower registration ,transfers, plant population census, leaf quality and effective management of established tea nurseries;
Participate in communicating the company’s policies to farmers as and when required;
Learn and participate in coordination of green leaf collection and delivery to the factory;
Receive training in all aspects of tea manufacture;
Participate in ensuring sound maintenance of production equipment;
Assist in the implementation of production schedules in order to ensure set targets are realized on time;
Participate in enforcing compliance with environmental, health and safety regulations;
Participate in the generation, updating and maintenance of all stock control records;
Performing any other duty as may be assigned from time to time.
The ideal candidates must possess the following qualifications, competencies and experience:-
Degree in Food Science, Engineering, Production, or Agriculture;
At least two (2) years experience in processing, logistics or extension services;
Computer literacy and familiarity with the standard office applications;
Be aged not more than 28 years.
If you believe you fit the required profile, please write in confidence to the address below by 22nd July 2011 attaching curriculum vitae with details of your qualifications, experience and present position. In addition, please provide your telephone number, e-mail address and names of three referees.
The General Manager – Human Resource & Administration,
Kenya Tea Development Agency (MS) Ltd,
P. O. Box 30213 – 00100,
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.