PlantSA, situated in Paarl, is seeking the services of a Technical Assistant. The company offers management and administrative services in support of plant improvement and certification to the viticulture and deciduous fruit industries.
The Technical Assistant, under guidance of the manager, will primarily focus on the internal audit function. However, the position includes the maintenance of the database as well as client service.
The AUDIT FUNCTION includes auditing of: • virus test results; • PIO facilities and clones; • Nurseries: and • Inspection services.
The DATABASE MAINTENANCE includes: • Registration of new sites; • Updating of a complete list of cultivars; • Maintenance of clone- and block registers; • Processing of issuances and returns. Preferred requirements: • BSc degree or equivalent tertiary qualification (NQF 7); • At least 3 years’ practical experience in a similar role; • Good computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, Outlook.
The position is ideal for a hardworking candidate with strong analytical skills.
In return for your contribution the employer offers a market-related remuneration package.
If you are interested, please apply online at www.m3online.co.za, before 09:00 on 26 August 2019.
Commencement date: 1 October 2019
If you don’t hear from us within two weeks of the closing date you can assume that your application was unsuccessful.