Posted Date: March 28, 2022


A position has become available for a Research Manager to be involved
in a large scale plantation forest development company currently
establishing and replanting more than 1,500 hectares per month of
Acacia and Eucalyptus plantations.

The Research Manager will work closely with the Senior Research
Manager and R&D team in tree breeding, silvicultural research, growth
monitoring as well as pest and disease monitoring and P&D research.

A good understanding of plant growth and soils will be beneficial as site
species matching will be part of the research managers duties, where
various species and hybrids need to be evaluated on a wide variety of

For this position you need to have:
• Experience in forestry/agricultural research.
• Experience in data analysis and interpretation of research data.
• A proven track record as a successful team leader.
• At least 5 years experience at a forestry/agricultural company doing research.
• A BSc (Forestry) or Diploma in Forestry/Agriculture is expected.
• Be proactive in problem identifi cation and resolution.

The company is looking for a results orientated and motivated team player with a positive work ethic.

The position is at Samarakan R&D Centre, Bintulu, Sarawak approximately 50 kilometres south of Bintulu town. Salary, allowance and benefi ts-in-kind offered to the successful applicant are subject to Malaysian tax.

The successful candidate must be a holder of a valid driving licence.
The Company offers an attractive remuneration and fringe benefi ts to the successful candidate.

Interested candidates are to write in with a detailed resume and a nonreturnable photograph (passport-sized) to: -
The Deputy General Manager
GP Pusaka Sdn Bhd (1154349-X)
P. O. Box 3375
97008 Bintulu, Sarawak

Application close: 15 April 2022
Only shortlisted candidates will be notifi ed.