Horticulturalist

Monday, 30 August, 2021
Annemie Engela    
Stellenbosch  

Our client in the Boland who’s focus is on development of new fruit cultivars, has a position available for a Horticulturalist.

The suitable candidate will be responsible for:

  • Fruit evaluation in the field
  • Recording and record keeping of fruit data
  • Compilation and maintenance of block plans
  • Compilation of evaluation reports
  • Feedback from evaluation to management
  • Management of mutation identification program
  • Oversight of production aspects of 3 stone fruit plots, table grape and citrus plots and the management of the cultivar development teams on those plots

The ideal candidate is in possession of an appropriate agricultural qualification with relevant experience.
Computer skills (MS suite) and the ability to complete administrative tasks accurately are a requirement for this position.

The candidate must be bilingual in Afrikaans and English.
A competitive compensation package is negotiable according to qualification and experience.

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