Estate Forester Melmoth / Vryheid PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE AT LEAST 3 YEARS POST GRADUATE EXPERIENCE IN A SIMILAR ROLE .
Effective control of various farming operations including silvicultural, harvesting, environmental and forest protection operations.
Administrative functions including budgets, APO preparation, timber movement control, creditor control, various meeting attendances and compliance with all statutory requirements.
Liaison with neighbouring communities, farmers associations. Management of farm labour. Competencies / Skills Sound forestry skills.
The ability to work independently and make responsible judgement calls. Good inter-personal communication skills at all levels.
Fluent in Zulu. Sound computer literacy. The ability to report, monitor and measure business activity. Qualifications / Experience Preference will be given to candidates with the following background : A Saasveld Diploma or equivalent qualification.
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the field. Experience in dealing with labour and contractors