My Client is seeking to recruit a competent, committed, self-motivated and enthusiastic candidate to join their team in the above mentioned position.

 Job purpose: Plans, organizes, directs, controls and coordinates the operations activities of the organisation including physical and human resources.

 Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Controlling administrative operations such as budget planning, report preparation, expenditure on supplies, equipment and services.
  • Developing, implementing and monitoring procedures, policies and standards for employees.
  • Directing, supervising and evaluating the work activities of professional, technical, clerical, service, maintenance and other personnel.
  • Managing budgets, controlling expenditure and ensuring the efficient use of resources.
  • Monitoring and evaluating resources devoted to the provision of services.
  • Overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff.
  • Planning, directing and coordinating the provision of services.
  • Provide overall direction and management for a service, facility or organization.
  • Perform any other reasonable duties as requested by the General Manager.
  • Continues improvement and innovation in the Equipment and Technology of Packhouse – Improvements in efficiency/ productivity/ quality/ cold chain.
  • Assist in the expansion of operations, increased volumes and productivity and profitable use of facilities
  • Running and managing the packhouse to meet the required quality, volumes and efficiencies required to ensure production costs to target


Agricultural or Engineering or similar Diploma or Degree.

Minimum of 8 years’ management experience in a similar business.

Excellent understanding and knowledge of effective Packhouse processes and systems.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and numerical abilities are crucial.
  • Excellent knowledge and computer skills (MS Office)
  • Effective handling of detailed information and consistent attention to detail
  • Ability to work with no supervision and track multiple processes.

This position reports to the General Manager – South Packhouses.

Please forward a CV in WORD format:

Closing date for applications: 19 May 202

Please consider your application as unsuccessful if you have not been contacted within 2 weeks.

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