HORTICULTURAL INTERNSHIP
2023-11-09 - 2024-02-29
Permanent
FM001659
Agriculture
Limpopo, Letsitele
Letsitele Area – Limpopo: Our client is looking for a Horticultural Intern to join the team.
 
The internship will be focused on technical aspects of the company businesses including operations, marketing, and research – including technical and marketing support to the company (Letsitele, Nelspruit, Western Cape)
 
Only candidates with the relevant experience will be considered.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s in science or relevant tertiary degree
  • Driving licence
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS REQUIRED
  • Organisational skills: efficient and accurate planning
  • Team-player, but able to work independently.
  • Resource and time management
  • Problem solving ability.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Competent use of Microsoft Office
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Operations / Production
  • Manage and monitor production activities and personnel.
  • Manage and monitor product and service quality, and standards.
  • Strategically evaluate operations for improvements and efficiencies
  • Maintain a safe and environmentally friendly working environment.
  • Marketing and data intelligence / Client communication
  • Develop a working knowledge of the various crops (Sub-tropical crops + citrus)
  • Engage in workshops, symposia, marketing, and sales initiatives.
 Administration
    • Record keeping
    • Provide various monthly reports.
    • Good communication with internal and external stakeholders
 Research / Incubation centre
    • Oversee implementation of research and development
    • Reporting of R&D findings
    • Conduct and report on trial evaluations
 
ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted
For more information please contact:
Farm Manager SA - www.farmmanagersa.co.za