Farm foreman: agronomy and vegetable production


Cape Town
Posted 10 months ago

The Department of Agriculture, Western Cape Government has an exciting employment opportunity for a competent individual to oversee the execution of routine farming activities. This post is stationed in Elsenburg.

Minimum Requirements:

Senior certificate/Grade 12 (or equivalent qualification); A minimum of 1 year relevant experience; A valid (Code 8) driving licence.



Key Performance Areas:

Oversee the execution of routine activities in respect of crop production; Oversee the execution of general routine activities; Oversee the execution of general routine activities in respect of infrastructure; Perform all administrative and related functions.


A good understanding of the following: Legislation policy frameworks applicable to Agriculture: Farming; Administrative functions relating to crop production and infrastructure; Written and verbal communication skills; Proven computer literacy (MS Office); Interpersonal, organising, planning and problem solving skills.


R 173 703 per annum plus 37% in lieu of benefits (Salary Level 5) Note on remuneration: Cost-to-employer (CTE) remuneration packages for certain occupation-specific dispensations (OSD), the middle-management service (MMS) and contract positions are inclusive of all costs related to service benefits or obligations including basic salary, 13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc. MMS remuneration packages are flexible and may be individually structured as prescribed. Where remuneration is not indicated as CTE, employees’ service benefits or obligations are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.


Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.

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