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Forestry Operations Manager

Reference: 

1557992

Location: 

Sabie

Source: 

Day Break Properties 110 Ltd

Forestry Operations Manager

A privately-owned forestry farm in the Graskop region, Mpumalanga, has a position available for a dynamic, innovative and highly responsible Forestry Operations Manager to oversee all farm operations and assure optimal farm efficiency, including compliance and certifications requirements. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • In cooperation with owners representative, compiling the annual plan of operations (APO), fire management and environmental management plans
  • Managing and executing silviculture, enumeration, environmental and harvesting activities in the APO
  • Ensuring that production and quality targets are achieved
  • General progress reporting
  • In cooperation with owners representative, composing of, and execution of annual budget
  • Skilful management of subordinates, labour and forestry contractors
  • Management of adherence to health, safety and environmental minimum standards, including fire safety; as well as adherence to Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) certification principles
  • Management and coordination of logs dispatching according to schedule
  • General maintenance of machinery, vehicles and farm equipment; machine maintenance schedules, including preventative and proactive maintenance of equipment to ensure seamless farming operations; as well as stock taking
  • Overseeing road and infrastructure/civil maintenance. 

Industry: 

Agriculture

Job Type: 

Permanent

Date Posted: 

2019-05-15