Our client is starting a farming revolution in the UAE with the GCC’s first indoor vertical farm. They have a growing reputation for supplying the finest micro-greens and herbs to Dubai’s top restaurants, caterers and chefs. Their mission is to close the gap between the farm and the chef’s kitchen. Their passion for fresh, locally grown produce is what drives them. And the demand for gourmet leafy greens all year-round has been their inspiration.
Due to continued success and development, they are now on the search to find an experienced and driven CEA edible crop Agronomist/Growing Manager
You will be involved with sowing, cultivating, and growing the plants. All quality-related issues will be the responsibility of the Agronomist. The number one goal is to ensure the plants are receiving the correct nutrients and have the perfect climatic conditions to ensure they are growing optimally throughout the year. The individual will monitor all aspects of the growing process, helping to make sure that crops grow smoothly from seedbed to harvest. They will also be specializing in crop production, plant nutrients, and media management. Maximize production, perform experiments on new varieties of plants, and formulating the use of fertilizers.
Experience & Education Background
- At least 6 years of experience in a similar Horticultural role
- Minimum Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Agriculture or Horticulture
Please submit your CV and cover letter via this website without delay, quoting ref: 05227IR