Production Manager - Wine Grapes

Wednesday, 19 June, 2024
Barinda Viljoen     +27 60 5183 751

Our client, located in the Somerset-West area, and who develops and manages 185 hectares of wine grapes for various farming entities, has currently an opportunity available for a Production Manager to join their team.

The successful candidate will be exceptionally self-driven, organized, and capable of functioning well under pressure. Additionally, he should have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills to be able to manage an existing team of 10 Team leaders and 150 general workers.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Managing Director of the company and assume responsibility for overseeing all production aspects of the wine farms. This includes ensuring the cultivation of high-quality grapes. Additionally, he will play a crucial role in providing technical training to the team to achieve exceptional product quality.


  • Grade 12 certificate
  • A relevant tertiary education qualification will be beneficial
  • 3-5 years’ experience in Table- and/or Wine grapes production
  • Excellent managerial and results-orientated mindset
  • The ability to thrive in high-pressure situations and adapt at handling multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Responsible and detail-orientated approach
  • Should be effective in short and medium planning
  • Keen eye for neatness and precision

 Commencement date:           1 August 2024 or soon thereafter

Closing date of applications:  28 June 2024

A market-related remuneration package between R30k-R45k will be offered with a farm vehicle, cellphone allowance and a bonus, based on merit.

However, it’s important to note that the company does not provide housing.

Kindly apply by sending your detailed CV to