Junior Packing Manager - Riviersonderend, Overberg

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Overberg  

INFORMATION

A leading grower, packer and exporter of fresh fruit (citrus and table grapes) in South Africa. Our production units are situated across the Western Cape, with our head office in Bellville near Cape Town. The company has a vacancy for a junior production manager at Mandaryn (citrus) close to Riviersonderend. The position will report to the farm manager and is available immediately.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Production
• Planting of citrus
• Irrigation scheduling
• Application of fertilizer
• Pest and plague control
• Weed control
• Pruning
• Harvesting
• Monitoring
• All manipulations

Personnel and administration
• Labor 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.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Matric with a tertiary qualification in agriculture
• Up to five years’ experience in the cultivation of citrus
• Knowledge of production practices
• Proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel)
• Driver’s license
• Administrative and communication skills

A market related total cost to company package is offered with pension fund benefits.

Applying for this position:

Only open to South African citizens.

If you are interested in this great career opportunity, please send your CV, with position title as reference, to: jacqui@hrtalentpartner.co.za