Home Job Listings Packhouse Manager required urgently: Salary R30 000 to R50 000 per month

Packhouse Manager required urgently: Salary R30 000 to R50 000 per month

Packhouse Manager

Packhouse Manager required urgently: Salary R30 000 to R50 000 per month

Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Full-time, Permanent
R30 000 – R50 000 a month


Our client is seeking an experienced, self-motivated and target driven Packhouse Manager (soft fruit) in Stellenbosch.

This position will be responsible for the overall management and leadership functions of the Packhouse.


· General management and oversight of all aspects of the packhouse facility, reporting directly to the senior management and Board of directors.

· Manage strategically on an EXCO level the business objectives.

· Management of all packhouse operations and IT including all packhouse staff (50).

· Sound leadership and direction in the packhouse ensuring quality product output, accuracy, and consistency in packhouse processes and documentation.

· Building and implementing best practice policies and principles.

· Develop and train a team of packhouse staff.

· Management of all logistical aspects (e.g. Planning and reporting, etc.)

· Setting up of all costings and agreements involving packing, packaging, logistics and cold storage.

· Overview and planning of all management aspects of maintenance regarding the production facility, the cold room facility and all other areas, buildings, and equipment of the company.

· Liaising with marketers, producers, and all relevant authorities on regular basis.

· Management of all packing material requirements.

· Ensuring compliance to all necessary industry quality assurance standards.

· Meeting all specifications as required by both local and export customers.

· Maintain and ensure high food safety standards and health and safety in line with HACCP and BRC.


· Tertiary qualification, in agriculture, engineering etc.

· Must have minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing perishable packhouses.

· Must have excellent management experience.

· Must have excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills. Must have good numerical and planning skills.

· Must be self-disciplined, a team player, honest and of high integrity.

· Must be able to work under minimum supervision while meeting the set targets & deadlines.

· Must be willing to work overtime and weekends.

· Experience in HACCP, BRC, ISO and or other quality systems.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: R30,000.00 to R50,000.00 /month


managing perishable packhouses: 5 years (Required)

Work Remotely: Yes. Apply Now

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