• Identify potential farmers for establishment of Trellis systems for High-Density orchards, quality improvement of existing orchards, and off-season production of fruits and vegetables in Greenhouses.
  • Assist in the evaluation of farmer production practices of high-value crops, and data collection of existing pre-and post-harvest practices in targeted areas.
  • Assist horticultural officer in farmer training on appropriate horticultural and agronomic techniques and  technologies to improve the quality of high-value crops while increasing productivity
  • Assist in instructing farmers on modernizing traditional agricultural practices through the delivery of effective extension programming technical support services.
  • Coordination and cooperation with other project colleagues in other target Provinces to achieve quarterly/annual targets.
  • Regularly travel to project sites and support target communities of CABRD projects.
  • Submit weekly and monthly reports to the supervisor on activities carried out in the targeted district
  • Any other assignment given by project supervisor or senior management from time to time
Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture or related Agricultural discipline
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience working in horticulture with rural farmers.
  • English speaking, reading, and writing proficiency.
  • Basic research capacity to assess farmer production practices and ability to make recommendations on improving farm productivity.
  • Experience in providing extension programming material to target farmers.
  • Knowledgeable on improved orchard management practices.
  • Solid English reading, writing, and speaking ability.
  • Familiarity with various Afghan cultures and social customs of different ethnic groups.
How to Apply:

Important Note: Applicants should copy and paste the relevant Vacancy Announcement Number, Position Title, and Province Name (mentioned below) into the email subject line when submitting their application. Please do not add any other information in the subject line of your email except the Position title, Vacancy Number, and province name. Applications received without a VA Number will not be considered.

1. Farah (AFN-1315)

"Roots of Peace does not want to disrupt government functionings and therefore cannot hire government staff.

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