Vacancy: Plantations Superintendent, Oil Palm

Date 25 Nov 2020
Location Daboase
Job Type Permanent

Company Profile

PSG is a legally registered company in Ghana and is active in the oil palm plantation industry.

Job Description

Plantations Socfinaf Ghana (PSG) Limited wishes to inform all qualified and interested candidates about a vacant position in the Plantations Department: Plantations Superintendent, Oil Palm 


Reporting To: Plantations Manager


Job Purpose 

To manage the Field Operational Activities of the Oil Palm Section of the Plantations Department, Plan and develop systems and procedures to improve the operating quality and efficiency of the Section to leverage for productivity, growth and expansion of the entire Plantations Department and the Company as a whole.  


Main Duties and Responsibilities

The job title holder reports to the Plantations Manager of the Company and take instructions and directives from him in all aspects of work.


This work will among other things include the following:

  • Land preparation

  • Roads opening and maintenance

  • Lining and holing for seedlings planting

  • Planting of seedlings

  • Fertilization of planted materials

  • Application of pesticides

  • Arrangement and Supervision of weeding schedules 

  • Pruning

  • Harvesting of fruits

  • Evacuation of fruits to mill

  • Submission of Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Reports covering the operations.

Required Skills or Experience


Degree in Agriculture/Degree in Agric-Economics/Degree in Natural Resources Management or HND in Agriculture.



Minimum of eight (8) years (Degree Holder) or twelve (12) years (HND Holder) post qualification working experience in managing a Section or Department of an organization. 



  • Knowledge in managing people

  • Knowledge in the use of the computer (Microsoft word, excel, and the internet i.e. e-mail, outlook and spread sheet).

  • Conversant with contract management skills. 

  • Management skills.

  • Strong Supervisory and Leadership skills.

  • Good communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Good interpersonal skills.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Multi task skills

  • Team player.


  • Knowledge


  • Results oriented.

  • Good ‘people’ management.

  • Good relationship with all the staff and the clientele of the company.

  • Disciplined.

  • Full of honesty and integrity.

How To Apply

Applicants who are qualified and are interested should apply by submitting their application and supporting documents (AS ONE DOCUMENT) by close of work on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2020.

Late applications would not be accepted.


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