Production Manager ( Clanwilliam) - neg

Saturday, 23 January, 2021
Desmaine     0218722648
Olifants River  

Our client is a leading grower, packer and exporter of fresh fruit (citrus and table grapes) in South Africa. The company has a vacancy for a Production Manager (Citrus) on a citrus farm north of Clanwilliam in the Olifants River Valley. 
The position will report to the farm manager and is available immediately. 

Requirements:

Matric with a tertiary qualification in agriculture

Four years’ experience in the cultivation of citrus.

Experience in table grape cultivation will be beneficial.

Knowledge of production practices

Proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel)

Driver’s license

Strong Administrative and communication skills

 

Key Responsibilities:

Production

Planting of citrus

Irrigation scheduling

Application of fertilizer

Pest and plague control

Weed control

Pruning

Harvesting

Monitoring

All manipulations

 

Personnel and administration

Labour planning and management

Recordkeeping

Transport and accommodation planning

Maintenance (equipment / orchards / general)

Financial

Cost control by focusing on productivity

Any other related duty that might be required from time to time.

 

Please forward the following -  CV, Qualifications, References, Photo and Salary expectation to desmaine@vinerecruitment.co.za

(Due to the high volume of applications received, we cannot respond to each candidate individually. Please note that your application is unsuccessful should you not receive feedback from us within 2 weeks)