Junior Farm Manager

Friday, 20 May, 2022
anonymous    
Paarl  

Our client, situated in the Agter-Paarl area between Paarl, Swartland, Wellington and Durbanville (Western Cape), currently has the above position available for a driven individual with strong interpersonal (Afrikaans & English) and leadership skills.

The ideal candidate can work independently, is self-motivated, can handle pressure and shows initiative to enhance and help grow the farming activities.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Owner and will be responsible for the overall management of the farm (100Ha vineyard, 430Ha grains, and 20Ha almonds). Duties will include: *overall management and control of production processes (planting, irrigation, disease and pest control, application of fertilizer, pruning programs, spraying, harvesting, etc.) *quality management *team management *basic maintenance management *general administration & recordkeeping *transport of goods and staff *all other tasks related to the position.

Essential qualifications, skills, and experience:
• A relevant tertiary qualification in Agriculture/Viticulture and Oenology;
• Approximately 3 years’ practical experience in a similar role in the agricultural industry;
• Valid driver’s license, code 10 license preferred;
• Willingness to work hard and having a passion for the outdoors and farming activities is critical.

Commencement date: As soon as possible.

Please apply online at www.m3online.co.za before 09:00 on 1 June 2022.

For general enquiries, contact our team at M3 Human Capital Management on 021 863 1444.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates are contacted. If no feedback is received within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application was unsuccessful.