Farm Manager Jobs in South Africa

Hopkins Coetzee Associates

Farm Manager

Our client, an established apple and pear farming company in the EGVV area, requires an energetic Farm Manager for its 55 ha of orchards on 2 farms near Villiersdorp.

A passion for fruit farming and a strong work ethic is essential for this position. Self-drive and personal integrity with the ability for continuous development and improvement will be important. These qualities will favor a candidate over his/her qualifications. The position reports to the General Manager.

A permanent position with a competitive salary and housing is offered.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Managing all facets of the production of pome fruit with emphasis on quality and implementation of best farming practices
  • Building motivated teams to ensure production efficiency
  • Irrigation management (35 ha of micro +20 ha of drip)
  • Area Administration and record keeping

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Relevant agricultural qualification
  • Knowledge and experience of Pome fruit production as well as 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Strong organizational and labour management skills
  • The ability to communicate effectively on all levels
  • Ability to work independently and manage detail
  • Dynamic and innovative team player
  • Basic computer literacy and email

Package & 

A permanent p

Remuneration

osition with a competitive salary and housing is offered.

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