Fruit Farm Supervisor (Stone/Pome)

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General Details
Location:
, PiketbergWest Coast
Advertised By: Agency
Job Type: Full-Time
Employment Equity: Non EE/AA
Description

Fruit Farm Supervisor (Stone/Pome)

(Preference will be given to single males currently living in and around Western Cape that is available to start 1st or 15th October 2021)

Showcase your hands-on Technical skills to assist with the day to day running of a well-established fruit farm situated in the picturesque Piketberg area.

The farm consists of 28ha of which 17.64 ha consists of stone fruit and 11.07 ha of pome fruit. Boegoe and tea of about 25ha and Proteas of 15ha. makes up the rest, roughly covering 70ha.

Candidate Requirements;

Minimum of 6 years relevant work-related experience

South African citizen - fluency in Afrikaans and English

It is essential that the person should have basic knowledge and experience in the application of pesticides, fertilizer, water, planting, soil preparation, nursery irrigation and monitoring of temperatures (Owner will assist with training)

Computer skills essential

Technical/Electrical know how - (Must know your way around a toolbox)

Excellent people management skills

Must be able to handle work pressure and tolerance to handle conflict situations

Own Transport with clear Code 14 drivers’ license

Sober habits and no Criminal record

Hardworking, committed and loyal person with no hang-ups to go the extra mile

Physically fit and healthy as this is a hands-on position

Duties;

Assist with the day to day farm operations as required

Trouble shoot and general maintenance of farm equipment, water pumps and vehicles etc

Supervise and lead (30/60) staff by example and not be scared to get their hands dirty

Assist in the warehouses/nursery

Harvesting normally starts from the beginning of October to March, and the flowers start from February. The Tea is cut in January and the boegoe in May.

You will liaise with the technical consultant that visits once a month to give advice about feeding, pruning, ground and leaf analyses and makes general suggestions.

The poison representative visits once a week and gives the recommendations regarding the pesticides. Work cards are filled in by the supervisor

Supervise spray and fertilizer programs

Stand in for Owner as and when needed

Ability to drive a truck, tractor and forklift

Ensure the safety of the farm and staff

Salary on offer is R15 000 per month plus Benefits include;

3 bedroom/2 bathroom house with outdoor braai area

Free Water

Free Domestic - 2 days per week

Mobile allowance, Hospital plan

Use of Farm Vehicle, but not for personal use

Send your detailed CV, ID and Drivers License to;

[email protected]

If you do not hear from us within one (1) week of your submission please understand that you did not meet the requirements.

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