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Pack-house Supervisor (Flower Pack-House) - Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11983
Job Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type FMCG / Agriculture / Horticulture / Retail / Export
Job Role Pack-house Supervisor (Flower Pack-House)
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary $ Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree A degree or a diploma preferably in agricultural related discipline

Job Description

  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our client is an established fresh produce grower and distributor that is expanding their portfolio of export Hort crops. On their behalf we are looking for an experienced Pack-house Supervisor for their Flower Pack-house, based in Nyamagaya, Nyanga to join their team.

Job Title - Pack-house Supervisor
Job Purpose - The position oversees the effective and efficient management of the flower Pack-house where product look and quality are key for the flower market.
Reports Purpose to: Section Manager Flowers Operations
Major Functions /Accountabilities:
General pack-house management,
Maintaining quality product output,
Ensuring flowers are processed as per the customer specifications,
Effective control of Company resources,
Provide leadership and direction on all packhouse issues,
Packhouse documentation accuracy and consistency,
Efficient product grading, processing and packaging,
Enforcement of health and safety procedures and policies,
Drive ongoing continuous improvement focusing on detail around quality, volumes and yields,
Attention to detailed operations systems and SOPs, be involved in driving productivity, quality and through crop planning from field through to pack-shed,
Drive adoption of global best practices and benchmarks with local innovation,
Plan, control, develop capacity depth and skills through performance management for the pack-house team at all levels (pack lists and drivers)
Closely guard reputation and integrity of the business.
Effective management of stock levels on packaging,
Managing the cold – chain, ensuring quality through timely spray & hygiene processes,
Effective administration work through the record keeping, compilation of pack-out and dispatch lists,
Interact with logistics operations at the airport and overseeing of export procedures,

Key Skills
Mature disposition, unquestionable integrity with meticulous approach to work,
Technical expertise and high interest in driving technical progress,
Confident, open team player with strong interpersonal skills,
Strong leadership capacity with high impact and influence,
Curious and demanding of new knowledge and its transfer,
Dynamic, able to take initiative and inspire others,
Proven ability to build and mentor outstanding and growing individuals,
Goal oriented and ability to work independently,
Knowledge of quality management systems and packhouse operations
Computer proficiencies- Excellent computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point plus experience with Sage Evolution

  • Job Role: Pack-house Supervisor (Flower Pack-House)
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
A minimum of 3 years -experience in any high attention to detail from export oriented horticultural cropping at management level.
A degree or a diploma preferably in agricultural related discipline,
Some knowledge in marketing and sales will be an added advantage

Additional Requirements

Pack-house Supervisor
Pack-Shed Supervisor

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