Production Manager (Table Grapes and Stone Fruit)

Wednesday, 8 September, 2021
Desmaine Van Der Merwe    
Western Cape  

We have an exciting and challenging Production Manager (Table Grapes and Stone Fruit) position with exposure to various crops on farms in Riebeeck Valley for someone with a passion for people and the farming aspect of a business!

Requirements:

  • A degree / Diploma in an appropriate field of study
  • At least 8 - 10 years’ experience
  • Work knowledge of fruit production, organizational skills, very neat and time management skills
  • Strong management experience and able to work independently as well as parallel with (CEO) owner
  • Strong irrigation, fertilizing and pest control experience
  • Strong working knowledge of primary table grapes. Stone Fruit experience will be to your advantage.
  • Must be able to work and perform under pressure
  • Budget and costing experience
  • Live on the main operating farm


Responsibilities:

  • Personnel management and development and motivation
  • Management of production unit parallel with CEO (owner)
  • Handling of audits parallel with office assistance
  • Management of daily farm activities
  • Budget Management / Cost Management of certain aspects of the business
  • Management of fertilizer and pest control programs parallel with CEO (owner)
  • Scheduling of irrigation
  • Admin


 Please send CV in a Word Format, qualifications, 2 references, photo and salary expectation to: desmaine@vinerecruitment.co.za