Agricultural Engineer Job Openings at Calata Corporation

Calata Corporation is hiring Agricultural Engineer to develop crop and weather specific advisories and assist in the delivery of agrometeorological products and services (information, warnings, and advisories) to farmers and feedback response.

Other job duties:
  • Develop a strategy for an efficient diffusion of information to the relevant end-users.
  • Assist in clarifying additional proposed outcomes and activities and oversee calibration, replacement and faultfinding of meteorological sensors.
  • Contribute to Agrometeorology research activities and prepare and write reports.

Qualifications:
  • Advanced University degree in Agriculture, Meteorology or with subsequent specialization in Agricultural Meteorology.
  • M.S. in Agronomy/Agrometeorology, Agriculture, Environmental Studies or closely related fields.
  • Minimum of 1 year of progressive and relevant experience in the field of agrometeorology.
  • Technical knowledge of the implications of climate change on agriculture is critical.
  • Experience in development of early warning systems for agriculture.
  • Experience in erecting and maintaining weather stations or equivalent maintenance and calibration of sensors.
  • Experience in developing a platform for the exchange of agrometeorological information.
  • Experience in working and collaborating with government mandated weather departments is an asset.
  • Experience in coastal adaptation and/or disaster risk reduction is an asset.

How to apply:
Visit www.calatacorp.com/careers.php

About Calata Corporation
Calata Corporation is one of the biggest agricultural conglomerates in the Philippines. The company prides itself as the largest retailer and distributor of top agrochemical brands, feeds, fertilizers, veterinary medicines and seeds throughout the country.