Quality Control Manager - Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands


An award-winning wine farm outside the picturesque Stellenbosch, is looking for a qualified and experienced Quality Control Manager to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

They are offering a great base salary negotiable (subject to qualifications and or experience) plus, many internal career advancement opportunities.

The Quality Control Manager will ensure the quality standards are met throughout the group.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Development and maintenance of quality management and food safety systems, including HACCP, IPW and assistance with WIETA, Fairtrade and BSCI.
  • Manage and ensure quality by online control testing of all the production processes
  • Record and assist in investigation and solving of client complaints
  • Ensure quality compliance of dry goods, including machine pass of new products, intake QC, etc.
  • Manage labs and QC assistants
  • Supplier and product approvals
  • Supply chain mapping and supplier site updates
  • Developing and maintaining material and product specifications
  • Assistance in new product development and problem solving    

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • BSc Degree in Food Science or Microbiology and or an equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Previous experience in a wine producing environment or industry

Skills & Requirements:

  • Great attention to detail
  • Takes pride in their work
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Able to perform a high quality of work in short amount of time
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Relative to great administration and record keeping skills

Applying for this position:

This position is only open to South African Citizens.

If you are interested in this position please email you cv, with position title as reference, to: jacqui@hrtalentpartner.co.za