Forestry Ngodwana Nursery

Team Member – Drivers x2 P14 )

Sappi Ngodwana Nursery requires a Driver t o support the Nursery by moving plants and trays within the nursery in order to ensure that production targets are met and to maintain the grounds.

This role reports in to the Supervisors / Assistant Supervisors

The main responsibilities of this job are:

  • Ensure that plant materials are moved timeously in order to be processed for growth and development
  • Collect and deliver raw and processed materials from and to various areas in the nursery
  • Move empty trays around the nursery
  • Assist with the movement of the growing medium
  • Ensure that the Nursery are maintained to a neat and safe standard
  • Mow and slash grass
  • Ensure that the application of chemicals are applied when necessary
  • Application of chemical in and around grounds and fenced perimeter
  • Application of chemical on plants with the use of a mist blower
  • Ensure that the daily maintenance of equipment is carried out
  • Complete daily checklist as per procedure and report faults to the Supervisor
  • Collection of goods and people transport
  • Collect goods as and when required
  • Comply with Safety standards in order to have a safe working environment
  • Ensure that the tractor, trailers and other utility vehicles are in a safe condition to use
  • Ensure that the correct PPE is used where necessary
  • Ensure that all equipment is used in a safe manner and is in safe working order

The ideal candidate should have:

  • At least 6 months experience in Nursery / Forestry / Manufacturing environment
  • Basic numeracy & literacy
  • Driver licences (code 8, code 11)

HR Contact

Craig Graham Fraser

Fax Number : 0864078557

Closing Date: 25 March 2021

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Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment

without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.