East London Area – Eastern Cape: Our client is looking for a Production / Technical Farm Manager to join the team.

Only candidates with the relevant experience will be considered.


  • A bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Agriculture, Horticulture, or a related field is preferred.
  • Practical knowledge gained through experience is equally valuable.
  • Minimum 5-10 years of hands-on experience in vegetable production.
  • Proficiency in managing all aspects of crop production, including planting, irrigation, pest control, and harvesting


  • Plant biology/Crop Experience:
  • In-depth understanding of growth requirements, and best practices.
  • Equipment/Machinery:
  • Optimisation with irrigation equipment, calibrations, flow rates, dose rates and problem solving.
  • Planning and scheduling:
  • Ability to create schedules, manage crop tasks, and optimize resource allocation.
  • Pest and disease management:
  • Familiarity with integrated pest management (IPM) techniques.
  • Team leadership/Team Player:
  • Experience in supervising farm workers, assigning tasks, and ensuring efficient operations.
  • Quality control:
  • Commitment to maintaining high-quality produce.
  • Budgeting and cost management:
  • Ability to manage expenses related to seed, fertilizers, labour, and equipment.
  • Adaptability:
  • Willingness to stay updated on industry trends and adopt new technologies.
  • Analytics/Research/Reporting:
  • Ability to understand numbers, trends and present findings in reports.

ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted

To apply CLICK THIS LINK and upload your CV