Technical Associate – Landscaping

2 - 4 Years

Job Description

ICRISAT seeks applications from Indian Nationals for the post of Technical Associate (Landscaping) to be based at ICRISATs Headquarters, Hyderabad India


Assist in scheduling day-to-day landscaping operations and monitoring all landscaping activities in and around the building and campus area to keep it neat and clean
Maintain lawns, nursery, avenue trees, flower beds, hedges, garden/parks, flora and fauna in the campus and orchards
Arrange decorative and ornamental plants in the offices/labs during Institute events, workshops, meeting and conferences
Perform and supports horticultural practices that encourage overall plant health as required
Schedule and monitoring irrigation in lawn area and orchard
Knowledge in nursery management and expert in labor management
Maintain records of daily work

Essential criteria:

Diploma in Agriculture/ Horticulture with minimum 2 to 3 years of experience aged below 40 years
Possessing a valid RTA, Light Motor Vehicle (LMV) driving license is preferable
Should be able to speak (Telugu, Hindi, and English) & read/write simple English
Should be a good team player and adaptable to work in a multicultural team
Should stay on site/close to ICRISAT campus for attending to emergencies after office hours and holidays


This is a Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) position for three years renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institutes continuing need for the position.

How to apply

Applicants should apply on or before 7 January 2018, with a letter of motivation, latest Curriculum Vitae, and names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable of the candidates professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged. However, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

ICRISAT is an equal opportunity employer

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Agriculture / Dairy

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time

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Desired Candidate Profile

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Company Profile

ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.

ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see
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