My Client, situated in the Western Cape near Saron, requires the services of a suitable proven qualified and experienced Production Manager for Organic Blue Berries

Reporting to the General Manager the incumbent will be responsible for managing all aspects related to the Production and harvesting of blue berries including specialised activities related to setting the crop through to harvesting.

Position Specifications

  • Matric certificate.
  • Post school qualification in Agriculture (BSc. Agriculture degree) (will count in favour)
  • At least 5 years’ management experience in a large commercial agriculture operation and Farming. Sound knowledge of farming in tunnels especially in berry or grape production would be advantageous and confirmed by references.
  • Fully computer literate in MS Office with good working knowledge of MS Excel.
  • Must have excellent people management skills.
  • Good written and spoken English skills. Ability to speak other local languages would be advantageous.
  • Have proven knowledge of Harvesting season procedures and production.
  • Have proven knowledge of Global G.A.P., Farming For The Future, Siza Social and Siza Environmental Audit background.

Person requirements:

  • High level of commitment, accuracy, and attention to quality.
  • Strictly motivate a dynamic team of supervisors and team leaders.
  • Meticulous attention to detail while working under pressure.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Be always prepared for supplier and customer audits.
  • Must be able to develop and sustain high level of good team work.
  • Must have a high level of integrity, self-discipline and committed to precision farming and excellence.

The Company offers an attractive remuneration package.

Closing date for applications: Friday, 5 April 2024


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

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