Garden Manager - neg

Friday, 22 January, 2021
Ernestine     0218722648
Paarl  

Our client in Boland is in need of an experienced Garden Manager who is passionate about organic farming, and who has a wide knowledge of horticulture.

Requirements

  • Relevant academic qualifications
  • Minimum of ten years’ experience in horticulture/agriculture field
  • Skills to manage a team of 60 people, divided into various disciplines
  • Enthusiasm to provide the best visitor experience in South Africa
  • Experience in managing a successful garden or agricultural operation at the highest level
  • Ability to motivate and manage a team
  • Hard-working, energetic, with excellent team-building skills
  • Well-organised individual
  • Adequate computer skills
  • Knowledge of fruit and vegetable production
  • Knowledge of irrigation systems and drainage

 

Responsibilities

  • Garden/farm equipment maintenance
  • Personnel management and development
  • Management of production unit
  • Management of fertilizing and pest control programmes
  • Irrigation scheduling, implementation and maintenance
  • Management and implementation of new projects
  • Budget management

 

Please email your CV through to ernestine@vinerecruitment.co.za with a photo, salary expectation and availability.

Please note your application to be unsuccessful should you not receive feedback from us within 2 weeks from application.