Global G.A.P Inspector

Thursday, 11 March, 2021
Margot Julies     021 8630830
Western Cape  

Our client specializes in Food Safety, Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards, certification, training and auditing. They are seeking a suitably qualified individual based in Western Cape for a full-time position to conduct audits in the Agriculture environment based on certification schemes; Global G.A.P (GGIFA).

 Key areas of accountability:

  • Visiting and inspection of farms in accordance with the certification scheme requirements
  • Writing of inspection reports and timely submission of such reports in line with the certification scheme requirements
  • Overall management and closing out of non-conformance raised against and in line with the requirements of the certification scheme
  • Reviewing audit reports
  • Witness auditing of auditors
  • Training

 Minimum Qualification and Experience required: 

  • Diploma or equivalent (minimum course duration of three years) i.e. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture or National Diploma in Agriculture Management obtained in a crops-based discipline
  • Evidence of training that was provided in HACCP principles, either as part of formal qualifications or by successful completion of a formal course.
  • Plant protection, fertilizer and Integrated Pest Management, either as part of formal qualifications or by successful completion of a formal course.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience gained after finishing academic studies and 3 years’ overall experience in the agriculture industry. This shall include work in the respective sub scope being crops-based i.e. production of crops.
  • Completed training in the current GGIFA V5.3 version
  • Experience in conducting GGIFA 3rd party audits
  • Valid Driver’s Licence and reliable insured vehicle
  • Extensive travelling is inherent to the job as and when necessary  

Please ENSURE that your application includes the following:

  • a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, inclusive of contact and email information
  • a covering letter motivating the application
  • an indication of current and expected remuneration
  • availability
  • contactable referees 

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application was not successful. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 Closing date for applications: 23 March 2021