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Agricultural Agents in Uganda Needed

About Us

Aptech Africa Ltd is an EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) company specializing in solar energy and solar water pumping. Aptech’s services include complete energy assessments, solar designs, and solar system installations. Aptech Africa emphasizes a culture of teamwork and has the mission to make solar energy the primary means of power generation for organizations, businesses, and rural communities looking for clean, reliable, and cost-effective electricity.

Tasks

  • To identify sites for pumping and irrigation installations
  • To conduct outreaches and educational trainings with farming groups
  • To introduce Aptech products to NGOs and institutions
  • To faithfully represent Aptech Africa
  • To conduct surveys (baseline, post-installation, customer)
  • To conduct field assessments
  • To follow up with potential customers before, during, and after sales
  • To provide knowledge and support to customers regarding irrigation practices
  • To prepare reports on outreaches conducted

Requirements

  • At least 1 year of formal education at the university level in an agricultural related field (Required) OR Diploma or BSc in agricultural field (Preferred)
  • 1+ years of membership in a farming organization
  • 1+ years of experience growing horticulture or coffee crops
  • 1+ years of experience with crop irrigation
  • Ability to move in the field and visit potential sites
  • Ability to clearly communicate information and educate communities on farming practices
  • Ability to be flexible, reliable, and follow through on tasks
  • Microsoft Office (Word/Excel) and Ability to prepare reports
  • Knowledge on best practices in agriculture/growing horticulture crops,coffee/irrigation and ideally solar powered water pumping
  • Languages: English and local language in region of operation

What we offer

  • A part-time employment in a growing company
  • transport allowance
  • responsible position in your region
  • chances to develop the position into a full-time employment

Interested applicants may email their CV and Cover Letter with 3 professional references to (laura@aptechafrica.com).

Job Posting for Sales Engineer

About Us

Aptech Africa Ltd is an EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) company specializing in solar energy and solar water pumping. Aptech’s services include complete energy assessments, solar designs, and solar system installations. Aptech Africa emphasizes a culture of teamwork and has the mission to make solar energy the primary means of power generation for organizations, businesses, and rural communities looking for clean, reliable, and cost-effective electricity.

Tasks

  • Identify leads, manage clients, and close deals on solar products and systems
  • Prepare quotations and bills of quantities for solar and hybrid water projects for domestic, urban, commercial and industrial applications
  • Make field assessments for various solar and water pumping projects
  • Design, install/construct and supervise solar and water pumping projects
  • Design, install and supervise off-grid solar systems, solar street lighting and power backup systems
  • To conduct technical trainings and workshops internally and externally
  • To offer after sale services in terms of operation, maintenance and technical support for new and existing client portfolio.
  • Handle customer complaints on a retail basis for all systems
  • To have technical knowledge about all products sold within the company
  • To ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental procedures are followed and documented during the assessment, design, and implementation process
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Requirements

  • BSc in Mechanical Engineer
  • 2+ years of experience in solar and water pumping sector
  • Experience in the sales field a plus
  • Knowledge of irrigation and agriculture applications
  • Ability to work with associates and contractors in the field and ensure safety, quality and schedule adherence. Must be reliable and flexible with work.
  • Knowledge of sales process and sales skills related to product promotion and customer service
  • Ability to take direction, identify problems, develop solutions, conduct analysis independently and in collaboration with others

Potential candidates that meet the education and experience requirements provided on the above job description and excel in completing the listed responsibilities for this role should email a CV, academic documents, and 3 professional references to laura@aptechafrica.com.  Applications submitted via Facebook will not be considered.

Job Posting for Solar Water Pump Technician/Plumber

About us:

Aptech Africa Ltd is an EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) company specializing in solar energy and solar water pumping. Aptech’s services include complete energy assessments, solar designs, and solar system installations. Aptech Africa emphasizes a culture of teamwork and has the mission to make solar energy the primary means of power generation for all of Africa.

Basic Job Functions:
Technician/Plumber with experience in solar system, solar water pump, and irrigation installation. Ability to work in the field, flexibility with changing working conditions.

Requirements

  • Diploma in Engineering in water resource related field
  • 2-5 years of experience in a related position

Responsibilities & Required Skills:

  • Installation of submersible and surface AC and DC pumps
  • Installation of irrigation equipment
  • Installation of solar water heaters
  • Ability to work in the field, flexibility with changing working conditions
  • Prepare BOQ and quotes for solar and pumping systems for all applications
  • Make field assessments for various solar and water pumping projects
  • Design, install/construct and supervise solar and water pumping projects
  • To conduct technical trainings and workshops internally and externally as and when may be approved by management
  • To offer after sale services in terms of operation, maintenance and technical support for new and existing client portfolio.
  • Supervises project implementation and provides quality assurance assessments from projects being implemented
  • Prepares evaluation reports on projects that have been completed
  • Provide marketing team with technical support for marketing material preparation
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office
  • Experience with pump electronic control systems preferred

Potential candidates that meet the education and experience requirements provided on the above job description and excel in completing the listed responsibilities for this role should email a CV, academic documents, and 3 professional references to laura@aptechafrica.com.  Applications submitted via Facebook will not be considered.

Position: HR, Admin and Exec. Sec

About us:

Aptech Africa Ltd is an EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) company specializing in solar energy and solar water pumping.
Aptech’s services include complete energy assessments, solar designs, and solar system installations.
Aptech Africa emphasizes a culture of teamwork and has the mission to make solar

Purpose

The main role of the position is to handle all matters related to Human Resources of the company, handle administrative issues in the main office and provide support to the office of the Director.

Qualifications

Degree in management, business administration or related field with minimum of 5 years relevant experience. Highly skilled in writing reports and operating computer.

Key responsibilities

  • Handle all the HR matters of the staff and casual workers
  • Ensure all process and legal requirements are fulfilled with respect to HR
  • Organize and manage the filing system of the company
  • Assist the Director with meetings and other official arrangements
  • Attend to guests and customers directed the Director’s office
  • Participate and assist in the ISO QMS processes
  • Manage the company assets at the main/HQ office
  • Oversee and manage the general up-keep of the office, showroom and all the company’s facilities
  • Follow up calls with all customers who received quotations
  • Handles staff complaints
  • Managing of office supplies
  • Manage the office refreshment facilities
  • Ensure the smooth operation and functionality of all office and showroom
  • Assisting marketing staff with promotional marketing activities
  • Providing services as requested by management.

Reporting

Directly reporting to the Director.

Potential candidates that meet the education and experience requirements provided on the above job description and excel in completing the listed responsibilities for this role should email a CV, academic documents, and 3 professional references to laura@aptechafrica.com.
Applications submitted via Facebook will not be considered.“