Careers

CAREER opportunities

As a leading and fast growing vegetable seedling company that utilises only the very latest seedling nursery and international grafting technology, a career at Hishtil creates a sought after platform to enhance knowledge and further develop global agricultural skills.

Hishtil became the first nursery in South Africa to achieve GlobalGap accreditation which proves that we have a leading approach to the food safety of seedlings. Hishtil is therefore in the forefront of the specialised agriculture growing industry in SA, creating an agricultural career environment unsurpassed by any other vegetable seedling company in South Africa.

Hishtil staff is made up by dynamic and pro-active plant people who are service orientated and function effectively in groups. Although we place high value on teamwork, we always encourage individual growth, independent thinking and good self-regulating work ethics within all team-efforts.

Hishtil offers current and future employees career stability and expertise development within an ever-growing and stimulating agricultural environment.


Vacancies at Hishtil

HORTICULTURIST / AGRONOMIST

HISHTIL SOUTH AFRICA, A LEADING VEGETABLE SEEDLING PRODUCER IN THE LIMPOPO PROVINCE, HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANT POSITION AVAILABLE AT OUR MOOKETSI NURSERY (TZANEEN AREA)

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Commercial seedling production according to international quality standards
  • Implementation and monitoring of irrigation and pest control programs
  • Guidance and management of the cultivation team
  • Maintain and manage growing supporting systems
  • Responsible for research and development programs within the company
  • Be able to give strategic inputs to the company.

Requirements:

  • Honours / Master’s Degree in agriculture or horticulture
  • Min of 2 years’ experience in vegetable farming
  • Be able to lead and motivate a specialised group people.
  • Computer Literacy (word, excel, power point)
  • Fluent in English & Afrikaans: write and speak
  • Ability to work in a team, delegate and follow up.
  • Valid driver’s licence & Own Transport

Please submit your CV to Ilze Goosen by:
Fax: 086 641 5132 or by E-mail: hr@hishtilsa.com
For more information contact: Eloise Maartens at 015 395 40347
Or E-mail eloisem@hishtilsa.com
Alternatively visit our website: www.hishtilsa.com
Closing date: 30 June 2018
Only suitable CV’s will be considered


ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER – HR

HISHTIL SOUTH AFRICA, A LEADING VEGETABLE SEEDLING PRODUCER IN THE LIMPOPO PROVINCE, HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANT POSITION AVAILABLE AT OUR MOOKETSI NURSERY (TZANEEN AREA)

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Office Administration
  • VIP Wage Administration
  • HR Procurement
  • Month End Reports
  • Stock Management
  • Filing and Archive of documents

Requirements:

  • 3 Year’s administrative related Tertiary Training
  • Experience will be an advantage
  • Computer Literacy: Excel, Word, MS Office, VIP
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English
  • Good communication, planning and organizing skills
  • Valid Driver’s license with own transport
  • Must be prepared to work in a smoke free environment
  • Able to start ASAP

Please submit your CV to Ilze Goosen by:
Fax: 086 641 5132 or by E-mail: hr@hishtilsa.com
For more information contact: Ilze Goosen at 015 395 40347
Or E-mail eloisem@hishtilsa.com
Alternatively visit our website: www.hishtilsa.com
Closing date: 30/06/2018
Only suitable CV’s will be considered


JNR PRODUCTION RESPONSIBLE

HISHTIL SOUTH AFRICA, A LEADING VEGETABLE SEEDLING PRODUCER IN THE LIMPOPO PROVINCE, HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANT POSITION AVAILABLE AT OUR MOOKETSI NURSERY (TZANEEN AREA)

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Joint responsibility for all Production and Agro- technical tasks of seedlings in the production stage, in doing so ensuring that the seedlings are at the right quality and quantity at delivery stage. Training will be provided.

Requirements:

  • Matric or equivalent
  • Young and dynamic, looking for a new career challenge
  • Willing to work hard
  • Between the age of 25 – 35 years
  • Preferably from the Limpopo area
  • Computer Literacy: Excel, Word, MS Office
  • Fluent in English and Afrikaans
  • Good communication and organizing skills
  • Own transport & accommodation
  • Ability to work under pressure in an outdoor environment
  • Must be prepared to work in a smoke free environment
  • Good health

Please submit your CV to Ilze Goosen by:
Fax: 086 641 5132 or by E-mail: hr@hishtilsa.com
For more information contact: Ilze Goosen at 015 395 40347
Or E-mail eloisem@hishtilsa.com
Alternatively visit our website: www.hishtilsa.com
Closing date: 30/06/2018
Only suitable CV’s will be considered


JNR PRODUCTION RESPONSIBLE

HISHTIL SOUTH AFRICA, A LEADING VEGETABLE SEEDLING PRODUCER IN THE WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE, HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANT POSITION AVAILABLE AT OUR RIEBEEK WEST NURSERY

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Yearly Commercial seedling production according to international quality standards
  • Daily planning and implementation of production tasks
  • Guide and manage the production team
  • Maintain and manage production protocols and growing supporting systems

Requirements:

  • A tertiary Qualification in agriculture or horticulture
  • Min of 2 years’ experience in intensive vegetable farming
  • Computer Literacy (word, excel, power point )
  • Fluent in English & Afrikaans: write and speak
  • Ability to work in a team, delegate and follow up.
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Own Transport

Please submit your CV to Ilze Goosen by:
Fax: 086 641 5132 or by E-mail: hr@hishtilsa.com
For more information contact: Roné Strauss at 022 461 2508
Or E-mail eloisem@hishtilsa.com
Alternatively visit our website: www.hishtilsa.com
Closing date: 30/06/2018
Only suitable CV’s will be considered


FARM TRUCK DRIVER

HISHTIL SOUTH AFRICA, A LEADING VEGETABLE SEEDLING PRODUCER IN THE WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE, HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANT POSITION AVAILABLE AT OUR RIEBEEK WEST NURSERY

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Weekly deliveries to our clients
  • Correct loading of the cargo
  • Operation of a Forklift
  • Collection of Packaging material
  • Written Logistic reports

Requirements:

  • Valid Code 10 Driver’s license with two years’ experience
  • Valid Public License
  • Forklift training and experience will be an advantage
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English
  • Good communication and planning skills
  • Must be prepared to work in a smoke free environment

Please submit your CV to Ilze Goosen by:
Fax: 086 641 5132 or by E-mail: hr@hishtilsa.com
For more information contact: Roné Strauss at 022 461 2508
Or E-mail eloisem@hishtilsa.com
Alternatively visit our website: www.hishtilsa.com
Closing date: 30/06/2018
Only suitable CV’s will be considered


If you are interested in joining the dynamic Hishtil SA team please
forward your CV to Ilze Goosen – ilze@hishtilsa.com