PACKHOUSE MANAGER – FM1690

Kirkwood Area – Eastern Cape: Our client is looking for a Packhouse Manager to join the team.

Only candidates with the relevant experience will be considered.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 as per the national senior certificate requirements (Umalusi endorsed).
  • A relevant tertiary qualification would be advantageous.
  • Background in the citrus packing industry with minimum 5 years’ packing line experience would be an advantage.
  • Good understanding of local and export quality standards.
  • Production and management experience would be an advantage.
  • Experience in operating of electronic sizer or computer-based machinery.
  • Communication skills in English and Afrikaans – Xhosa an advantage.
  • Willing to work irregular and long hours unique to the citrus packing industry.
  • General business acumen.
  • Computer packages & system(s) currently in use by the company

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Facilitation, Co-ordination & Analysis.
  • Liaison & Communication.
  • High capacity to represent the brand.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Remain attentive in an often-busy environment.
  • Be naturally calm and focused.
  • Be versatile if participation in other types of activities is required.
  • Managing an integrated team.
  • Basic usage of Microsoft Office (Include Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook).
  • Computer systems used by the company.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCY REQUIRED

  • Achievement & results driven
  • Flexible
  • Innovative
  • Responsible
  • Resilient
  • Communicate
  • People management
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Quality Management
  • Planning & organizing
  • Conflict management
  • Self-Management
  • Influence & Motivate

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

  • Coordination of packing operations during shift.
  • Ensure that marketing requirements are followed with regards to variety types, market requirements and quality.
  • Adhering to quality standards in accordance with the company’s Packing guide’s requirements around internal and external quality as well as packing and pallet standards.
  • Resources & Cost management.
  • Adhering to food safety standards.
  • Increase productivity by means of continuous motivation and performance measurements.

 ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted

To apply CLICK THIS LINK and upload your CV https://webapp.placementpartner.com/wi/vacancy/?id=farm&VacRef=FM001690&preview=181565362723e2898fe3e4d01863fcf6