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Farm Manager (Essential Oils)


KwaZulu Natal

Job Description :

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An established essential oil and timber farming operation in the Zululand area currently has a position available for a Farm Manager.

There is currently 80ha under essential oils (with potential for further development) and also 100ha of timber.

The Farm Manager role will entail all aspects of essential oil production, from planning to land prep, planting, harvesting and distillation.

Duties will include all aspects of the day-to-day running of the farm encompassing, but not limited to: land prep, planting, harvesting and distillation, labour management (40), minor repairs / maintenance, strategic planning in consultation with the Owner, budgeting & record keeping.


  • At least 5 years of commercial, hands-on farm management experience;
  • A relevant tertiary qualification (preferred)
  • Prior silvicultural experience;
  • Strong labour management ability;
  • A hands-on approach and able to work independently;
  • Ability to communicate in both English and isiZulu.
Salary Details:

A basic salary is offered (commensurate with experience/ qualifications) with accommodation provided on the farm along with a vehicle for work purposes. An annual bonus is paid dependent on performance. 


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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