Assistant Estate Officer – Fire

  • Full Time
  • Mongu, Zambia
  • Applications have closed.

Zambezi Cashews Company Limited


Zambezi Cashews Company Limited is a company that is wholly owned by Industrial Development Corporation (“IDC”). The commercial plantation is in the Likonge-Nabala area of Mongu of the Western Province of Zambia. It seeks to establish and manage a cashew processing plant to add value to the cashew nuts produced at the plantation as well as third-party cashew nut plantations from within the province.

As part of its growth strategy, a need has arisen to fill the following position.


Key Roles and Responsibilities.

a. Spearheading fire pre-suppression measures and activities.

b. Develop, implement, and oversee risk of fire policies, frameworks, and procedures, ensuring alignment with company Strategic Plan.

c. Monitor adherence to approved fire policies and procedures, identifying areas for improvement and ensuring fire suppression.

d. Co-ordinate fire identification, assessment, and to mitigate future fire risks across the estate.

e. Lead the Fire Management team providing direction, support, and fostering a culture of fire awareness and accountability.

f. Collaborate with other section to deliver comprehensive and informative fire reports

g. contributing to effective decision-making processes throughout the Company.

h. Supervising Fire tower look outs and fire management activities.

i. Supervising field captains during estate fire management exercise.

j. Allocates estate duties to the subordinates.

k. Submission of estate weekly reports

l. Keeping daily and performance register for the subordinates.

m. Ensures the estate works is meeting both quality and quantity.

n. Checks the accuracy of recorded message in fire occurrence/incident book.

o. Interpret instructions on all fire control activities to subordinates to ensure common understanding and adherence to these.

p. Prepare all required Estate reports.

q. Assist with schedule preparation.

r. Ensure that estate operational activities are executed within the company allocated budgets.

s. Perform any other duties as assigned.

Job Specifications.

1. Must be 18 years and above.

2. Grade 12 certificate.

3. Diploma in Forestry, Agroforestry, Agriculture, Crop Science or any other related field.

4. A Bachelor’s Degree in the same field will be an added advantage.

5. Work and leadership experience in a similar position for (2) years.

6. Physically fit.


Qualified and interested applicants should submit their application letter, Curriculum Vitae of three referees, certified copies of qualifications, and national registration card (NRC).

Please deliver your application to Room 328, 3rd floor at Libonda House in NAPSA building next Zanaco Bank in Mongu District clearly labelled with the position you are applying for and addressed to: or

The General Manager,

Zambezi Cashews Company Limited (ZCCL),

Room 328 NAPSA Building,

Mongu District, Zambia.

Application received after 17:00 hours on Tuesday 24th May 2024 will not be considered. Only successful candidates will be contacted. If contacted for job interviews, ensure that you bring your original NRC, Qualifications, and any supporting documents in your possession.

Zambezi Cashews Company Limited is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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