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Hatchery Manager - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9513
Job Location Cape Town, South Africa
Company Type Agriculture, Distribution,Production, Wholesale
Job Role Hatchery Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary R500 000 pa

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Cape Town, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality South African work permits or residency.
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

05Sep
Cape Town, South Africa
  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client, a large group of companies in the Agricultural industry is seeking a Hatchery Manager to join their Poultry Division Team
This position is responsible for directing operations which include receipt of fertile eggs, traying, vaccination, grading, and placement of baby chicks


Responsibilities:
Creates feed orders and transmits them to the feed mill
Direct the Hatchery to produce the highest quality chicks at the highest percentage hatch rate possible for the lowest cost.
Ensure that the Hatchery, Tech Advisors, and Contract Producers follow Animal Welfare guidelines.
Plans production, spending, and capital improvement projects.
Prepares yearly budget for the hatchery.
Controls cost in labor, repairs, supplies, and vaccines.
Prepares monthly reports and graphs on hatchery performance.
Reports egg fertility and hatching residue results, as needed, to breeder department.
Ensure compliance with Company and OSHA safety guidelines.
Ensures completion of all quality assurance checks for the following: chick quality, vaccination checks, equipment checks, and maintenance work.
Consults with company veterinarian before making changes.
Prepares employee schedules, approves vacation requests and hires new employees as needed.


Key Skills
Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
Energetic - Ability to work at a sustained pace and produce quality work.
Ethical - Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
Honesty/Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.

  • Job Role: Hatchery Manager
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: R500 000 pa

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor Degree in Animal or Poultry science

Additional Requirements

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