Published
February 19, 2020
Location
Mbombela, South Africa
Category
Job Type
Job Category
Agronomy (crops) and horticultural production
Accept Terms and Conditions
Yes

Description

Our client is a grower, packer and exporter of fruit in South Africa. They are currently looking for a suitable person to join their company as an Assistant Nursery/Farm Manager in the Nelspruit area. The incumbent will assist with the production of mainly avocado seedlings.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the management of the nursery and plant production
  • Fertilization, chemical control, irrigation and all other aspects of the nursery, e.g. soil preparation
  • Managing work teams
  • Quality assurance
  • Compliance with statutory and food safety requirements.

Requirements:

  • An appropriate qualification in Agriculture (BSc-degree / B.Tech qualification)
  • At least 5 years’ experience in fruit production, preferably nursery management experience.
  • Knowledge of plant production practices.
  • Organizational, administrative and management skills, planning, good interpersonal skills, ability to manage and motivate staff to achieve goals
  • Valid driver’s license

Apply on-line at www.agrijob.co.za and send a cover letter to marianne@agrijob.co.za.

 

 

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