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Citrus Packhouse Manager


KwaZulu Natal

Job Description :

A leading farming company has a three year, fixed-term contract available for a Citrus Packhouse Manager.

The packhouse is in the Zululand region and should pack about 8500 tons citrus (Grapefruit, Lemons and Valencias) in 2018. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Development and management of Operational and Capital Budget for Citrus Pack House.
  • Management and control of Capital projects for the Packhouse.
  • Full Operational Management responsibility for the Packhouse which includes the management & supervision of: - Production planning for all packhouse operations. - Manage Permanent & Seasonal Workforce. - Infrastructure and Capacity planning. (Machinery & Equipment) - Planning and Procurement of Labour, Packaging material, chemicals and other Resources. - Maintenance of all Packhouse infrastructure.
  • Management of Industry and Quality standards.
  • Management and control all food safety systems and audits.
  • Establishment and maintenance of sound Labour Relations.


  • At least 3-5 years of proven citrus packhouse management;
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in agriculture is preferred;
  • Excellent labour management ability ;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Good administration skills and computer literacy.
Salary Details:

A market related annual total cost to company (TCTC) package is offered with a discretionary annual bonus will be offered. A contract completion bonus will be offered. 


To be considered for this position please contact Kate Watts or email a completed CV to kwatts@agristaff.co.za. You are encouraged to complete our Registration Document if you are not currently registered.

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