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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Self-motivated Agronomist with advanced soil management and crop production knowledge and specialized skills in crop protection , production and marketing . Demonstrated passion for promoting and implementing sustainable agriculture practices. Supports collaboration with local breeding and agronomy teams to coordinate activities.

Skills
  • Weed and Pest Management
  • Marketing Tactics
  • Insecticide Resistance Management
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Learning
  • Disease Control
  • Pesticide Management
  • Pesticides and Chemical Applications
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Project Implementation
  • Agronomy
  • Production Method Development
  • Time Management
  • Dynamic Communication
Education
University of Eldoret- Kenya Eldoret City , Rift Valley Province, Kenya , Expected in 11/2018 BSc Agriculture : Agriculture - GPA :
Malava Boys High School Kakamega, Western Province In Kenya , Expected in 11/2000 High School Certificate : Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education - GPA :
Kakimanyi Primary School Webuye Kenya, Western Province , Expected in 11/1996 Primary Education Certificate : Kenya Certificate of Primary Education - GPA :
Work History
Carmeuse North America - Project Agronomist
Strasburg, VA, 08/2014 - 10/2020
  • Provided guidance and recommendations regarding planting and cultivation methods.
  • Supervised fertilizer
  • Performed crop breeding studies and utilized findings to increase yield and quality.
  • Developed training schedule, plan and curriculum to educate staff and customers.
  • Instructed retail partners on implementing farming practices to increase soil organic carbon and reduce loss of greenhouse gases.
  • Trained and instructed staff on products and agronomic principles.
  • Implemented pest and weed control measures.
  • Served as bridge between sales, agronomics, data and technology to increase grower's ROI.
  • Built product and market knowledge to add understanding and credibility.
  • Studied breeding and cultivation of plants and yield crops produced at end of growing season.
  • Supervised land conservation projects and waste management programs for farms.
  • Advised food growers on ways to best use land and most advantageous crops to grow.
  • Altered soil types to grow different types of plants in non-native environments.
  • Supervised fertilizer and pesticide applications.
  • Researched and analyzed pesticide efficacy and made adjustments to application management.
Fresh Salone Limited - Production Manager
City, STATE, 01/2014 - 07/2014
  • Standardized production procedures, job roles, and quality assurance guidelines.
  • Resolved issues quickly to maintain productivity goals.
  • Sourced materials to keep up with production goals and meet customer demands.
  • Managed continuous improvement initiatives to drive gains in quality, flow, and output.
  • Created streamlined production schedules and collaborated with production employees to communicate objectives and goals.
  • Reviewed work for quality and compliance with company standards and design specifications.
  • Managed internal operational standards and productivity targets.
  • Delivered direct feedback to senior management regarding project visibility and status.
  • Reviewed maintenance and repair problems to determine appropriate action for resolution.
  • Determined suitable crew requirements, scheduled employees, and worked with human resources to meet changing production schedules.
  • Monitored team budgets to keep projects on task and avoid waste.
  • Partnered with leadership on recruiting, hiring and coaching production personnel.
  • Managed personnel by implementing company policies, procedures, work rules, and disciplinary action.
  • Prepared and maintained production reports and personnel records.
  • Enforced health and safety protocols to promote safe working environment.
  • Created and oversaw production schedules and adjusted as needed to meet deadlines.
  • Evaluated employee performance and provided feedback and training as needed.
  • Coordinated with other departments to align production with customer requirements.
  • Updated logs and submitted timely reports detailing activities in line with regulatory standards.
  • Analyzed production data and prepared reports for senior management.
Kenya Redcross Society - Agronomist Assistant
City, STATE, 12/2011 - 12/2013
  • Conducted soil samples for analysis to determine future crop placement.
  • Provided guidance and recommendations regarding planting and cultivation methods.
  • Performed crop breeding studies and utilized findings to increase yield and quality.
  • Supervised fertilizer and pesticide applications.
  • Served as bridge between sales, agronomics, data and technology to increase grower's ROI.
  • Implemented pest and weed control measures.
  • Developed training schedule, plan and curriculum to educate staff and customers.
  • Trained and instructed staff on products and agronomic principles.
  • Created and maintained scalable approach to agronomic knowledge.
Women For Women Organization - Project Agronomist
City, STATE, 08/2009 - 10/2011
  • Provided guidance and recommendations regarding planting and cultivation methods
  • Supervised fertilizer and pesticide applications.
  • Developed training schedule, plan and curriculum to educate staff and customers.
  • Trained and instructed staff on products and agronomic principles.
  • Implemented pest and weed control measures.
  • Built product and market knowledge to add understanding and credibility.
  • Supervised land conservation projects and waste management programs for farms.
Accomplishments
  • Collaborated with team of 200 women in the development of Aminatoi Nazarene Compassionate irrigation via dryland farming which improved the livelihood of 200 families with about 1500 beneficiaries.
Affiliations

Society of crop Agribusiness Advisors of Kenya

Languages
Swahili, English and Luhya :
Full Professional
Negotiated :
Dinka and Turkana :
Limited Working
Negotiated :

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • University of Eldoret- Kenya
  • Malava Boys High School
  • Kakimanyi Primary School

Job Titles Held:

  • Project Agronomist
  • Production Manager
  • Agronomist Assistant
  • Project Agronomist

Degrees

  • BSc Agriculture
  • High School Certificate
  • Primary Education Certificate

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