Junior Farm Manager

Wednesday, 15 May, 2024
Hester Fourie     0218630966
Western Cape  

A well-established table grape producer located in the Worcester area, has an exciting opportunity available for a young dedicated and trustworthy Junior Farm Manager to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for farming, enjoy new challenges, and have good practical problem-solving skills.

 Responsibilities:

  • Planning and supervision of production activities
  • Administration and record-keeping
  • Liaison with suppliers and specialists in the industry
  • Oversee the maintenance and repairs w.r.t. infrastructure, premises, implements and vehicles
  • Personnel management
  • Feedback and reporting to Farm Manager

 Requirements:

  • Matric
  • Applicable tertiary qualification (Degree/Diploma in Agriculture) would be advantageous
  • Practical knowledge with 1-3 years’ experience in general farming practices
  • Technical / practical aptitude
  • Excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills
  • Good communication skills (Afrikaans and English)
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Computer literate and proficient in the use of MS Office (previous experience with DiPAR planning system would be advantageous)
  • Ability to function well under pressure and prioritise tasks
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work independently

 Accommodation will be available on the farm for the successful incumbents. Market related remuneration packages will be negotiated in line with qualifications and experience.

 To apply, kindly register at:

https://www.dittojobs.com/jobs/view/3143327267