Assistant Hatchery Manager

Assistant Hatchery Manager - Roodeplaat, PretoriaIntroductionEagles Pride Hatchery, the largest independent supplier of day old chicks to the commercial market, has a vacancy for a Assistant Hatchery Manager to assist with its operation in Roodeplaat. Reporting directly to the Hatchery Manager, the Assistant Hatchery Manager will be responsible for supporting the Hatchery Manager with the day to day managing and controlling of all hatchery operations and staff with the key objective to achieve Eagles Pride Hatchery standards of production and quality.Duties & ResponsibilitiesSupervise and Coordinate Egg Room activities and ensure compliance to required standardsManage setting plans and procedures to ensure the production of good quality chicks. Maintain and ensure compliance with bio security rules and regulationsSupervise and coordinate activities of the Chick dispatch areaEnsure compliance with the correct Vaccine Room proceduresOversee Plantroom and Boiler MaintenanceGardens and Terrain ManagementEnsure compliance with all relevant legislation as well as Eagles Pride Hatchery policies and proceduresProvide the necessary leadership and guidance to ensure that staff are motivated, committed and operating consistently to the operating standardsDesired Experience & QualificationDegree or Diploma in Agriculture or suitalbe alternative qualificationMinimum of 5 years relevant experience in a hatchery environment3 – 4 years Supervisory ExperienceGood Inter- personal skillsConflict resolution skillsPeople Management SkillsGood planning, organising and execution skillsProblem solving skillsVerbal and written communication skillsComputer skillsPackage & RemunerationMarket related SalaryMembership to Pension FundCell Phone Allowance
Pretoria, GT, ZA