Job Openings Farm Manager - Montagu

About the job Farm Manager - Montagu

Location: 25km outside Montagu (Ouberg), Western Cape

Accommodation & Bakkie: Provided , DTSV and WIFI 

Applicant Requirements:

  • Fluent in both English and Afrikaans (Additional languages beneficial)
  • 3-5 years of farm management experience
  • General maintenance skills and knowledge (e.g. fencing)
  • Basic computer skills | Administration | Accurate record keeping
  • First Aid Level 1
  • Drivers license
  • Needs to be able to drive a tractor and use farm implements (sprayers, ploughs, scrapers etc)
  • Have good knowledge of Montagu and surrounding areas would be preferred

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A matric certificate
  • Any qualification in agriculture would be beneficial
  • General management experience
  • Past experience working as a groundsman or farm manager
  • Farm fire management knowledge and experience
  • Experience in hosting / good with guests

Key areas of Responsibility:

  • Maintaining and building relationships with key suppliers
  • To drive and manage staff
  • General cleanliness of the farm (general farm maintenance), living space, machinery, and tools
  • Overseeing groundwork
  • Overseeing day to day operations on the farm
  • Overseeing farm expenses