Luxury Wine Estate

Western Cape

Kendrick Recruitment is delighted to present a rewarding opportunity for a dedicated and experienced individual to join a prestigious agricultural team in the picturesque Winelands. Our client, a renowned farm, is seeking a skilled Senior Farm Supervisor to lead their agricultural operations to new heights.

Requirements:
Agricultural Qualification: A degree or diploma in agriculture or related field is highly desirable.
Extensive Experience: Proven experience (8+ years) in farm management, agricultural operations, and crop cultivation.
Leadership Skills: Strong leadership abilities with experience in managing farm teams effectively.
Technical Expertise: In-depth knowledge of modern farming practices, crop selection, irrigation systems, and pest control methods.
Problem-Solving: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to address challenges and optimize farm productivity.
Organisational Skills: Ability to plan, prioritise tasks, and manage resources efficiently.
Communication: Clear communication skills in English and Afrikaans, both written and verbal.
Passion for Sustainability: A commitment to sustainable farming practices and environmental conservation.

Responsibilities:
Team Leadership: Supervise and mentor farm staff, ensuring they adhere to best agricultural practices and safety protocols.
Crop Management: Oversee crop planning, planting, irrigation, and harvesting activities, ensuring optimal yields and quality.
Resource Allocation: Manage farm resources efficiently, including equipment, labor, and materials, to achieve production goals.
Quality Control: Implement quality control measures to maintain high standards for all farm produce.
Pest and Disease Management: Monitor crops for pests and diseases, implementing effective control measures to minimise damage.
Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of crop yields, expenses, and farm activities for reporting and analysis.
Budget Management: Assist in the development and management of the farm budget, optimizing resources for maximum efficiency.
Environmental Sustainability: Promote and implement sustainable farming practices, emphasizing conservation and eco-friendly initiatives.

Salary on offer for this role is R10,000 – R12,000 per month.

This role offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on a thriving farm operation. If you are a seasoned farm supervisor with a passion for agriculture, leadership skills, and a commitment to sustainable farming, we invite you to apply. Join a dedicated team in the heart of the Winelands and contribute to the growth and success of the farm.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter today. Embrace this opportunity to lead and innovate in the agricultural sector!

Job Information

  • Province
    Western Cape
  • Category
    Food & Beverage
  • Location
    Winelands
  • Offered Salary
  • Posted
    28th Nov 23 3:36 pm
  • 812
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