Technical Manager

Full Time
  • Stellenbosch
  • Post Date: 11 September 2018
  • Apply Before: 11 November 2018
Job Description

Our client is an established company in the fruit export industry in Stellenbosch and is seeking to appoint a Technical Manager to join their team.


  • Grade 12 with a relevant tertiary qualification
  • 3-5 years’ experience in the fruit industry
  • Experience in quality control with a preference in table grapes will be beneficial
  • Strong administrative and computer skills
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • It will be required to travel in different parts of South Africa
  • Ability to work under pressure


  • Audits, accreditation and ethical systems
  • Responsible for all technical aspects
  • Product recall, traceability, complaint handling
  • Maintain procedures relating to food safety, shelf life, visual appearance of product and presentation on the shelf
  • Investigate, trend & report on customer complaints. Implement procedures to improve and reduce
  • Sustainability

Please ENSURE that your application includes the following:

  • a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, inclusive of contact and email information
  • a covering letter motivating the application
  • an indication of current and expected remuneration
  • availability
  • contactable referees

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application was not successful. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.