Production Manager (Fruit)

Reference: 6129 MLR

Consultant: Michelle Le Roux

Job Description:

  • Ensure timely and accurate execution of production tasks as communicated by and agreed with the Farm Manager
  • Measurement and collection of relevant data to provide feedback in terms if measuring efficiencies of production against protocols and planning,
  • Measurement and evaluation of effeciencies of sprays, pruning and irrigation, contract workers and provide feedback to the Farm Manager
  • Management of stock, labour and production costs, record keeping and reports to Farm Manager
  • Motivate, mentor, coach and manage a team of workers, with special reference to supervisors and scouts
  • Regular meetings with scouts to ensure Pest & Disease identification and management system run efficiently
  • Communicate and motivate interventions with regards to pest, irrigation, pruning and other production related matters due to specific visual interpretation, discrepancies or deviances from the standard
  • Support the Farm Manager in achieving the production units overall objectives
  • Perform any reasonable duties as requested by the Farm Manager or his/her designate

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12/Matric
  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Agriculture – Citrus
  • Minimum of 2-3 years proven experience in Cirtrus

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