Trainee Tobacco Classifiers x 5

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Trainee Tobacco Classifiers x 5

  • Post Date:November 11, 2021
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  • Career Level Student
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 1-3 Years
  • Industry Agriculture
Job Description

An exciting 3 year training program has arisen within TIMB and applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the position of TRAINEE TOBACCO CLASSIFIERS x 5.

Reporting to: The Training Officer

The successful candidates will be trained in the following:

  • Tobacco leaf appraisal skills (classification);
  • Decisively dealing with all cases of improper and suspicious tobacco presentation and deliveries in consultation with Senior Classifiers or Arbitrators on the sale;
  • Positively identifying any storage pests and symptoms of such infestation on all bales of tobacco that are offered for sale as well as during any such inspections at tobacco factories, warehouses, tobacco re-handling facilities and during farm inspections to ensure separation of pest infested tobacco from the rest;
  • Collection and collation of data on the sale and during any inspections or investigations for purposes of producing reports for overall tobacco sales statistics and future planning;
  • Any other duties as guided by the team leaders.

Qualifications and other requirements

  • A minimum qualification of an Agriculture Diploma from a recognised institution;
  • Must be 30 years and below
  • A highly organized, task oriented and analytical character with impeccable inter-personal communication skills;
  • Ability to follow instructions;
  • Trustworthy;
  • Good critical, analytical and investigative skills.


Submit an application letter, certified copies of qualifications and detailed CV addressed to [email protected] not later than 12th of November 2021 clearly indicating in block letters the position in the subject line, i.e, “TRAINEE CLASSIFIER”

N.B: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.