Maintenance & Logistics Manager

Friday, 5 November, 2021
Gizelle Coetzee     0218624525

A boutique winery in Paarl is seeking to employ a motivated, dynamic and competent Logistics & Maintenance Manager. This is a full-time position and commencement date is as soon as possible.

The ideal candidate should be highly knowledgeable about logistical and maintenance issues, have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, be well-presented and well-spoken. We need a person that is organised, motivated, has attention to detail, takes initiative and works well within a team. The person must be mature with an energetic personality.

Main responsibilities include:  Logistical management (delivery/collection of wine/pallets, supplies or parts), Maintenance organisation and application (identification of property maintenance and infrastructure issues or repairs – water, irrigation, drainage and electrical), Winemaking duties (at busy periods such as harvest, bottling and labelling), Tasting Room duties (occasional).

Experience of at least 2 years in a similar position is required. The emphasis will be placed on someone with strong maintenance experience, with experience of using a forklift truck, but the candidate must also be computer literate. Previous winemaking experience is not critical as training can be given and the person will be working as part of a team in this instance. The person needs to be fully proficient in English and Afrikaans, willing to work weekends and public holidays if necessary or required. A competitive salary is offered for the right candidate.

Own transport is essential and preference given to someone living in Paarl or surrounding areas. Persons without a valid driver’s license will not be considered. A valid driver’s license is essential.

Send a complete CV with references to before 30 November 2021. If you don’t hear from us within 2 weeks after closing of applications, consider your application unsuccessful.