Tasks & Responsibilities
  • 01
    Determining the kinds and amounts of crops to be grown;
  • 02
    Purchasing seeds, fertiliser and other supplies;
  • 03
    Performing operations such as soil preparation, sowing, planting, loosening soil and harvest of crops;
  • 04
    Storing and carrying out some basic processing of produce;
  • 05
    Maintaining machinery and other equipment on the farm;
  • 06
    Controlling weeds, pests and diseases by using herbicides and pesticides;
  • 07
    Promoting and marketing products, arranging the sale, purchase and transport of products and supplies, as well as maintaining and evaluating records of farm activities and transactions;
  • 08
    Training workers on the farm, supervising maintenance duties and health and safety precautions; and
  • 09
    Performing related tasks

What are the skills required?

Skills, knowledege and abilities that are essential to carry out a task with determined results. Skills can often be divided into domain-general and domain-specific skills.

Soft Skill
Bahasa Malaysia
Able to speak Bahasa Malaysia
Hard Skill
Mandarin
Able to speak Mandarin
Hard Skill
Farming
The activity or business of growing crops and raising livestock.
Soft Skill
Research
Experience performing creative and systematic work to understand a product, market, or customer, either before building a new solution, or to troubleshoot an existing issue
Soft Skill
Problem Solving
Problem solving consists of using generic or ad hoc methods, in an orderly manner, for finding solutions to problems.
Hard Skill
Weeding
Working experience of Weeding. Weed control is the botanical component of pest control, which attempts to stop weeds, especially noxious or injurious weeds, from competing with desired flora and fauna, this includes domesticated plants and livestock, and in natural settings. Tt includes stopping non local species competing with native, local, species, especially in reserves and heritage areas. Weed control is important in agriculture.
Field of Study Required
Field of study consists of a broad area of academic and skills qualifications that come under a similar branch of subject knowledge. In addition, courses offered under each field of study require similar academic entry requirements.
Crop and livestock production
Crop and livestock production (agriculture) is the study of growing, maintaining and harvesting crops & pastures, and grazing & managing animals. It includes the study of managing and maintaining farms and producing unprocessed plant and animal products
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