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  • Description



  • We are a leading online grocery company, delivering fresh meal solutions and grocery items, directly to members’ doorsteps, making it easy for members from coast to coast to enjoy delicious meals at home every week.

    Our mission is to make the impossible come true, from farm to kitchen, by enabling members to do their weekly meal planning and grocery shopping in less than 1 minute. Our members have access to a unique selection of products online as well as exclusive pricing made possible by its world-class direct to consumer fulfilment ecosystem that cuts out food waste and expensive retail overhead.

    The Company

    The Company has several manufacturing and fulfilment facilities, along with administrative offices, across South Africa.

    We are a publicly-traded company on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Over the past twelve months, we have achieved excellent financial results, with record results on a number of key growth and profitability metrics. Our active subscriber count, revenue, and profitability all more than doubled year-over-year.

    The company also expanded its product offering of ready-to-cook meals, introduced breakfast and ready-to-eat meal solutions and recently launched its private-label grocery products, allowing us to enhance the members’ experience via a more comprehensive product offering, therefore significantly broadening the Company’s addressable market. More recently, with a green and sustainable vision in mind, We launched several sustainable initiatives, including a new proprietary reusable box that will eliminate several million single-use packaging items. The company has laid down a solid foundation to play a leading role in accelerating the adoption of online grocery shopping in South Africa.

    Background

    Passionate about both food and technology from a young age, the founders took advantage of their finance backgrounds to challenge the current status quo existing in the food industry.

    Born out of a goal to get more people to prepare delicious and healthy meals at home, today, we are a team of passionate individuals planning, preparing, and delivering delicious meals weekly across the country.

    The Mandate

    Our Gauteng Operations team is looking to hire a Facilities & Maintenance Manager to help us get our operation and management team to the next level! Primarily located in Jetpark, you will work onsite with flexibility to work from home on occasion and will be reporting directly to the General Manager of Operations at the Head Office.

    This role will be responsible for various projects in collaboration with our Operations managers, Health and Safety team, security guards, maintenance workers and contractors to insure upkeep, cleanliness, safety and functionality of the building which has both office and production functions.

    Responsibilities:

    Supplier Management

    Manage relationships and SLA of our different suppliers of goods or services and implement cost savings opportunities

    Manage budgets, purchasing for all tools, supplies and services needed for the operations

    Maintenance & Cleaning

    Responsible for the day-to-day upkeep and maintenance of the building and its premises including but not limited to cleanliness, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, office layout and structural, snow removal, etc.

    Working in collaboration with the hygiene team to support the overall cleanliness of the building, both office and operations including external and internal cleaning teams.

    Layout & Construction

    Propose best space management practices and coordinate team movements within the workplace

    Propose new layouts to optimize cost and space for production and office spaces

    Project Manage construction and facilities improvement projects to the

    Safety

    Ensure that all health and safety procedures are followed to insure the safety of all employees by doing daily / weekly inspection and reporting any issues

    Be the main point of contact for emergencies and contractors of various trades

    Security

    Manage the security guard team as their direct manager by providing coaching, training, and support

    Ensure the location’s 24/7 security by maintaining security systems, security badges, surveillance cameras, etc.

    Requirements/Qualifications:

    8-12 years experience as a facility manager that has both office and operations space

    Experience managing a facility that holds 300+ employees

    Experience in project management and project implementation an asset

    Experience working in a refrigerated environment an asset (0-4 degrees)

    Excellent people management skills and experience

    Ability to multitask and leads several projects at one time.

    Able to read and edits blueprints, financial reports and schematics

    Why us?

    Our team strives to give our members a world class customer experience. We believe in being ambassadors of the brand to make the impossible come true from the farm to table!

    What we have to offer our employees:

    Competitive Group Insurance

    Personal No Questions asked days

    Annual bonus program

    Annual fitness credit

    Employee stock option program

  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Grade 12 /N4 (Matric)
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No
  • People with disabilities: Yes

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Job summary

  • Facilities and Maintenance Manager

  • Ekurhuleni, Gauteng

  • Company

    AGRO Marketers (PTY) LTD
  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Work type

    Full Time

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