Junior Farm Manager/ Estate Manager

    0218722648
Wellington  

WHERE ARE YOU GROWING TO?

How About: — THE CAPE WINELANDS—, working as a — JUNIOR FARM/ ESTATE MANAGER— for the — WINE industry.

A Boutique Wine Farm in Wellington has a position available for an experienced, self-motivated and target driven Junior Farm/Estate Manager to join as soon as possible.

— REQUIREMENTS:

Agricultural qualification (Nat Diploma + min 3 years’ experience)

Proven, hands-on experience in a similar position on a farm

Good hands-on maintenance ability and problem-solving skills

A passion for nature and working outdoors

Be able to manage and communicate effectively with a staff of +/- 30

Team player

Must live in the surrounding areas

Valid Driver’s license (Code 10 license will be advantaged)

 

DUTIES:

 

ESTATE MANAGEMENT:

Managing Service Providers (Garden Services, Security, Internet Service Provider) and ensure compliance with Service Level Agreements.

Garden maintenance, landscaping suggestions, ensure tidiness of green areas.

Monitor and oversee construction activities in the estate

FARM MANAGEMENT

Co-ordination of day to day production and farming tasks

Responsible for pruning, irrigation, fertilizing, weed control and pest control

Purchase and control of chemicals and equipment

Supervision of farm workers.

 

STAFF MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

IPW

Staff Training Planning (WIETA)

Manage annual WIETA audit

Health and Safety Inspection Checks

Review and amend code of conduct rules

 

Employment Equity

Plan and execute workers committee meetings

Draft minutes of meetings and distribute on SDE Website

Assist agent with annual submission of EE and other plans

 

Housing Administration

Ensure that all occupants have approval to stay

Regular inspections of dwellings

 

 

Please send your CV as well as an idea of salary expectation to annemie@vinerecruitment.co.za to apply.

 

— SEND CV: annemie@vinerecruitment.co.za

 

Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within the following 7 working days.

 

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