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Astral Operations Ltd

Maintenance Manager

The ideal candidate would be responsible for:

  • Routine maintenance and installation of Poultry House equipment
  • Dealing with breakdowns
  • Managing the transfer schedule process
  • Washing and preparing of Poultry Houses before placements of chicks
  • Implementing and managing the 20 Keys principles, risk and safety Standards, Biosecurity and Galaxy Audits
  • Adhering to the Health & Safety policies, HACCAP requirements and standards
  • Adhering to deadlines
  • Managing all labour related issues to ensure that all staff members are contributing to the objectives of the company
  • Organizing the team to achieve targets
  • Assisting in all staff training and development
  • Dealing with all disciplinary matters appropriately and according to the company’s disciplinary code
  • Maintaining good workmanship skills in maintaining equipment

The successful candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Matric or equivalent qualification
  • At least (3 years) of management experience working within the poultry environment.
  • Must be computer literate
  • Fluent in English and a second official language
  • Must have good administrative skills and ability to control documents
  • Must have the ability to manage staff effectively
  • Must have high integrity and good ethical behavior including Risk control
  • Willing to work every 2nd weekend and overtime as required from time to time

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