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Forestry Technicians at Pyxus Agriculture Limited

  • Full Time
  • Lilongwe
  • Salary: 00

Pyxus Agriculture Limited

Pyxus Agriculture Limited is a subsidiary of a trusted provider of responsibly sourced, independently verified, sustainable and traceable agricultural products and ingredients, operating in Malawi servicing the needs of its shareholders and their customers. Career
opportunities have arisen in our organisation for various positions within our Forestry Department as below:


Job Purpose

To assist in the implementation of reforestation projects and programs to achieve self-sufficiency, renewable and sustainable supply of wood.

Reports to: Area Forestry Supervisor

Key responsibilities

  • Manages company woodlots to ensure maximum tree survival and growth rates.
  • Develops and implement long term Forest Management Plans, Waste Management Plans, Environmental Management, Monitoring and Mitigation Plans
  • Manage the human, physical and financial resources of the forest plantation.
  • Plan, execute and supervise forestry field activities within budget and time constraints.
  • Implements Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and ensure high quality of work output.
  • Protects company woodlots from all threats (Fires, theft, pests diseases, weather hazards etc.)
  • Management and supervision of tree nurseries including establishing and managing Pyxus & smallholder contracted tree nurseries.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Forestry
  • Motor cycle licence will be an added advantage

The Person

  • She/he must be aged 23 years old or less (born on or after 1st January 2000).
  • She/he must possess great communication and record management skills.
  • She/he must be a self-starter, able to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
  • She/he must be prepared to reside within the forest.
  • Female candidates and persons living with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Method Of Application

Interested candidates must send their applications, clearly marked for the specific job applied for, e.g. “Forestry Clerk” or “Head Guard” etc., to the address below, no later than 7th June 2023

The Human Resources Services Controller
Pyxus Agriculture Limited
Plot 29/285, Kanengo
P.O. Box 40048

Or Email:

Or hand submission to the Forestry Technician at your nearest Pyxus forest office.

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