Senior Engineering Manager

Our client, a leading producer-packer-exporter of quality citrus and Rooibos tea in the Citrusdal area requires a suitable candidate to fulfill the role of Senior Engineering Manager: Mechanical, Electrical, and Architectural. This position will form part of their executive management team.


This senior management position fills the role as dynamic leader of the following disciplines with regards to strategy, action plan, procedures, international best practice, cost management, and latest technology throughout the company (production and packing):

  • Fleet and Infrastructure Management
  • Workshop and Maintenance Systems
  • Energy (Electricity and Renewables)
  • Construction and Building Improvements
  • Machinery and Engineering Projects
  • On-farm logistics


  • B. Eng in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering or similar qualification
  • Relevant fleet management experience or qualification
  • 5-10 years’ proven experience preferably within the agricultural environment
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Exceptional managerial competencies
  • Proven track record as a project leader in a team environment
  • The ability to perform under pressure
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable with using technology

Please ENSURE that your application includes the following:

  • a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae in MS Word format, inclusive of contact and email information
  • a covering letter motivating the application
  • an indication of current and expected remuneration
  • availability
  • contactable referees

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application was not successful. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.