Powers and Duties of Assistant Horticulture Officer & Technical Assistant to Joint Director of Watershed Development Department

  • ​​Works under the administrative direction and technical guidance of the Joint Director of Horticulture.
  • Assist the Joint Director of Horticulture in review of Master plans and action plans of projects and its approval.
  • Assist the Joint Director of Horticulture in formulation of guidelines for project implementation, compilation information/ data and review of programmes.
  • Assist the Joint Director of Horticulture in preparation of various crop models in Horticulture programmes.
  • To closely associate with the Officers of Watershed Development Department in monitoring and evaluation of programmes.
  • Assist the Joint Director of Horticulture in according administrative and technical sanctions to projects in Horticulture programmes.
  • To scrutinize and process correspondences and files pertaining to Horticulture Sector at the Directorate as per the directions of the Joint Director of Horticulture.
  • Any other responsibilities entrusted by the Commissioner and Joint Director of Horticulture, Watershed Development Department.
  • Ensure integration with other sectors for integrated Watershed Development.
  • Ensure planning implementation and monitor-ing of physical and financial progress of watershed Development Schemes of Districts and of project components entrusted by Commissioner, Watershed Development Department.
  • ​Responsible for progress in schemes / component entrusted for which he is in-charge.​