Head of irrigation and fertigation

offer description

Contract for Start or Increase of Activity
Full time

Mission South & Central America is looking for new talent with fresh and innovative ideas to become part of our great family.


 Graduated in Agricultural Engineering.

 Specialization or Master’s degree in soil dynamics, nutrition or fertilization.

 Solid knowledge in: Crop nutrition, technical irrigation system, costs and budgets.

 Intermediate command of the English language.

 Management of Microsoft Office/WaterCad (Hydraulic Simulator) at an intermediate level.

 Specific experience of 5 to 7 years as responsible for fertigation and nutritional management of the crop.


 Prepare the annual fertilization plan, taking into account the analysis of historical nutritional monitoring data and establishing the appropriate management for the execution of the plan according to the phenological stage of the crop.

 Prepare the annual operating budget of the area, according to the needs of the development of the projects, in order to ensure the necessary resources to carry out the established irrigation and fertigation programs with ideal technical support.

 Prepare the monthly fertilization template and supervise its execution, verifying that the mother solution is made according to this template, with the necessary amounts of fertilizers and with the corresponding procedures.

 Analyze the results of the evaluations carried out by external laboratories, and accordingly correct the amounts of fertilizers in the nutritional template.

 Set the parameters for the calculation of irrigation sheets to the farm managers and operations manager. With the parameters already established, ensure compliance with the use of pampering in daily programming.

 Analyze the report of pH and electrical conductivity in the different factors, analyzing the indicators obtained in order to identify improvements in the monitoring processes.

 Manage contracts, purchase requests and purchase orders for the different services of nutritional monitoring and monitoring with irrigation sensors.

 Define the conditions (place, product dose, injection ratios), of the evaluation parameters of the irrigation and nutrition control tests requested by Production, verifying the results of the tests carried out and preparing the respective report, in order to implement alternatives for continuous improvement in these processes.


• Direct entry to payroll

• Salary according to the market.

• Mobility

• Free care in the company’s medical unit.

• Constant training.

• Participation in profits.

• Belong to a recognized agribusiness company in its field.

• Race line.


  • Minimum education: University
  • 5 years of experience
  • English language
  • Knowledge: Microsoft Excel
  • Availability to travel: No
  • Availability of change of residence: No

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20 hours ago

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