English / Zulu speaking.
Relevant National Diploma / Degree.
National Higher Diploma in Forestry (centres with large volumes 70 000m3).
Strong management skills.
5yrs+ previous working experience in forestry.
3yrs+ previous managerial experience.
Wood technology experience would be an added advantage.
Competent computer skills (MS Office, Email / Internet).
Extensive knowledge of forestry activities is essential.
Ensure that sound labour related principles are applied.
Draw up annual harvesting budget and year plan in conjunction with the Plantation Manager.
Control forestry and related issues to ensure high standard of quality and quantity.
Do standby service for fire protection purposes.
Ensure that health and safety measures and standards are upheld and adhered to.
Staff management and disciplinaries.
Salary package offered : - Basic salary + benefits + accommodation (rental basis) + company vehicle.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE THE RELEVANT EXPERIENCE / ONLY SUITABLE CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.