Packhouse Manager - Citrus - Patensie

Thursday, 16 June, 2022
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747
  • Agriculture/Logistics/production or any other qualification
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in citrus/vegetables/fruit farming
  • Basic computer literacy in MS Office (excel, outlook, word) and internet usage
  • Bi-lingual (Afrikaans/English), isiXhosa would be beneficial
  • Administrative and management experience
  • People management and coordination experience 100 people +


  • Organizing and planning
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Resilience
  • Energy and Drive
  • Quality orientation
  • Integrity
  • Team Player


  • Ensure the right product with the right quality in the relevant carton
  • Ensure that hourly and daily production and quality targets are met
  • Identify areas and reasons for poor production and address them
  • Overseeing of production processes
  • Supervise and motivate team and identify necessary training
  • Overseeing mixing of wax chemicals and post-harvest chemicals
  • Ensure that the BRC standards are follow and that the food safety standards local and international are met, health and safety guidelines are followed. 
  • Report any equipment failure and maintenance requirements to management
  • Record all relevant production and technical data
  • Effective control of all employees relative disciplinary, grievance and absenteeism related matters 
  • Present daily production progress and planning reports to management.
  • Manage Fruit degreening process.
  • Organising logistics between Farms and Packhouse.