Production Manager

Reference: DB 6786

Consultant: Dorei Barnes

Description:

  • Overall responsibility for the production and harvesting of almonds
  • Irrigation scheduling and application, maintenance of pump stations, main and dripper lines,
  • Insect, weed & disease management,
  • Trellising, pruning.
  • Staff management including training, job appraisals, grievance and disciplinary procedures,
  • Control of labour costs,
  • Preparation of budgets,
  • Food safety and quality audits and certification,
  • Maintenance of roads, fencing and buildings,
  • Ordering of goods & services.
  • All development of new Orchards 2022-2026

Qualifications:

  • Requirements:  BSc (Agric) or National Diploma in Horticulture, Agronomy, Soil Science or applicable field of specialisation will be a recommendation.
  • Experience with production of deciduous fruit is important. Must have a passion for horticulture. Must have an understanding of production practices and be systematic in his/her approach.
  • Good interpersonal skills and managerial capabilities.

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za