EcoGen is a socially responsible enterprise that is changing the face of agriculture in Malawi by introducing innovative technology to small and medium farmers. As the exclusive distributor of’s technology, we are dedicated to providing a sustainable solution for waste management, clean energy and biofertilizer production.

We are seeking a highly skilled Technical Supervisor to join our dynamic team to help us reach our goal of equipping all farms in Malawi with our patented bio digestion systems. The successful candidate will have a passion for sustainability and a strong technical background in agricultural technology, bio digestion, or related fields.


  • Oversee the installation, operation and maintenance of’s bio digestion systems
  • Train farmers and local technicians on the proper use and maintenance of the systems
  • Monitor and troubleshoot technical issues to ensure the systems are running smoothly
  • Oversee and manage a team of technicians and engineers to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of projects.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain systems, procedures, and protocols to ensure that projects are executed to the highest standard.
  • Act as the primary point of contact between the technical team and other departments, ensuring effective communication and collaboration.
  • Work closely with the sales team to identify and evaluate new business opportunities and support the development of proposals and presentations.
  • Oversee and manage the preparation of technical reports and presentations.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with relevant health, safety, and environmental regulations and standards.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to the technical team, fostering a positive and supportive work environment.
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies and techniques to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the technical team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture Technology, Civil Engineering, Environmental Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in technical supervision, project management or similar role
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience with bio digestion systems or similar technology
  • Proven experience in project management, with a strong focus on quality, safety, and delivery.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to inspire, motivate, and manage teams effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think creatively and develop innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Demonstrated commitment to health, safety, and environmental sustainability.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and project management software.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to train and mentor others
  • Ability to work in remote locations with limited resources
  • Willingness to travel regularly in remote areas within Malawi.

Why join EcoGen?

  • Play a key role in reducing global greenhouse gas emissions and transforming food systems
  • Work for a socially responsible company that is dedicated to making a positive impact in the world
  • Be part of a dynamic and growing team of professionals who are passionate about sustainability and innovation.

If you are a motivated individual who is passionate about sustainability and technology, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a cover letter that highlights your relevant experience and qualifications to not later than 28 February 2023.

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