BKB: Wool Technician

Company BKB
Reference # WM182
Published 28/06/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Here at BKB, we want to do things differently. We have to, because the world is changing, and we want to keep up. Our people, no matter their position, are the ones to do this. We are looking for forward thinkers who want to make a difference.

You will need to arrange for the flow of fibres through the entire process – receipt, forwarding to the correct section, typing, baling and delivery to the receiver. You will need to personally type fibres and ensure that others do it accurately as well. You will also be responsible for the data recording and the distribution of information while ensuring sound relationships with all stakeholders and dealing with queries. There will be ISO audits.

Job Functions Administration,Data Capturing,Warehousing
Industries Agriculture
Apart from a competitive salary, we offer medical aid, retirement benefits and above average leave.

As part of the fibre trading team, you will supervise the section responsible for the appraisal and typing of fibres, and oversee the people, processes and equipment to ensure accurate typing and the optimal flow of fibres through the organisation. All of this needs to be compliant to the relevant ISO standards.

1. A diploma or degree in Agriculture with in-depth knowledge of typing.
2. You really do need sound admin skills and good organisational skills.
3. Knowledge of MS Office programmes, especially Excel is needed.
4. You need to be fluent in English and Afrikaans.
5. Springbokkop (theory and practical).
6. AWEX-ID certified (preferred).

1. You need to create and maintain relationships, so your interpersonal skills have to be really good.
2. With a wide variety of job tasks you will need to be able to prioritise, balance, focus and deal with pressure.

Do you want to make a difference? Do you want to be the best that you can be? If yes, then we want to hear from you!

Unless a Recruitment Agency has been requested to assist with a specific assignment and a written agreement is signed between BKB Ltd and the Agency i.r.o. this assignment, all CV’s uploaded onto our SkillsMap portal by an Agency will be deemed the property of BKB Ltd (inclusive of all our subsidiaries) and no agency fees will be payable should the candidate be placed.

Job Closing Date 05/07/2021