Job Openings Foreman / Farm Supervisor & Domestic Worked (Couple)

About the job Foreman / Farm Supervisor & Domestic Worked (Couple)

Job Descriptions: Foreman/Farm Supervisor and Domestic Worker (Couple)

Salary: R TBC

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Ouberg 25kms outside Montagu.

Accommodation: Provided | 2 bedrooms

Applicants Requirements:

  • Husband and Wife
  • Fluent in both English and Afrikaans (Additional languages are beneficial)
  • 3-5 years of farm management and domestic experience
  • General maintenance skills and knowledge
  • Basic computer skills | Administration | Accurate record keeping
  • First Aid Level 1 can be done on the job
  • Foreman to have his Drivers license
  • Foreman needs to be able to drive a tractor
  • Have good knowledge of Montagu and surrounding areas pereferred

Qualifications and Experience:

Foreman:

  • A matric certificate
  • Any qualification in agriculture would be beneficial
  • Past experience working as a foreman on a farm
  • Farm Fire Management knowledge and experience
  • Computer literate
  • Maintenance and repair experience
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Domestic:

  • Past experience in domestic work

Key areas of Responsibility:

Foreman:

  • Overseeing and managing daily tasks
  • Efficient assistance with administration
  • Assist in stock control and monthly stock reporting for ALL stock
  • Manage workers/casuals
  • General cleanliness of the farm (general farm maintenance), living space, machinery, and tools
  • Doing and overseeing groundwork
  • Overseeing day to day operations on the farm

Domestic/Cleaner:

  • Ensuring inside and outside areas are clean at all times
  • Things to be kept at hospitality standard
  • Room checks to ensure housekeeping function is of the highest standard
  • Should be proactive in scheduling cleaning work
  • Drafting and communicating weekly Shopping lists
  • Ensuring house is always stocked

Required skills:

Foreman:

  • Excellent communication skills (in person and telephonically)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent Staff Management skills - This includes delegation
  • Excellent People skills
  • Responsible and Honest
  • Knowledgeable in agricultural work
  • Extensive experience of irrigation systems and fertilization programs
  • Flexible to adapt to changing tasks and farm requirements
  • Task oriented
  • Good time management
  • Needs to be able to work independently (Not needing to be monitored)
  • Also needs to be able to work in a team

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salaries
  • An opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive farm environment
  • Your own living space/quarters

Application Process:

  • Submit an updated CV and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience
  • Please provide any possible references