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Heavy duty log splitter

*New

Log splitter for sale: Deutz 4 cylinder engine. Uses 20 litres of diesel per day to split 40 tonnes of wood. New valve bank hydraulic pump, hoses. R300 000 excl vat. Contact: 083 6263002. Email: wernvil@gmail.com.

3-2-1 California Lounge Suite Special!

*New

Visit our showroom for a wide range of selected household furniture. Our furniture includes 4 Piece Sets, 3 Piece Sets, Corner Lounge Suites, 2 Seater Couches, Chaise, Ottomans and Tub. Contact gray@loungedesigner.co.za.

Chainsaw operator

*New

Sithole Jabulani (24) is a chainsaw operator with four years experience looking for work in the forestry industry. Contact him on nyamagaishi@webmail.co.za.

224A Logger rebuild

*New

We are rebuilding Bell 3 Wheelers (225A loggers) @ R500000 ex vat.
We also do new parts and buying old machines.
www.ymsa.co.za
Contact us 0828058220

Red Ironbark (Eucalyptus sideroxylon)

*New

450 Red ironbark trees standing between 15 to 20 meters high, diameter 500mm to 800mm. Gauteng area. Hardwood timber good for flooring, furniture etc. Call Quinton on 0609439575. Email: quintin198410@gmail.com.

Multirip Twin Blade For Sale

Multirip Twin Blade for sale . R 140,000.00. Contact Fanie at 082 771 2418 for more info.

4 Blade Quadsaw for sale

4 Blade Quadsaw for sale in excellent condition. Price : R160,000.00 . Please contact Fanie at 082 771 2418 for more details.

Urus Highleads for sale

4 Urus 11 Highleads: 2004-2008 models
R300 000 per unit
Contact Gavin: 082 8096669 or gavin@soft.co.za

2 X 2001 125 Bell Loggers 2 X 2003 125 Bell Loggers

In good condition.
For further info contact Leon on
082 782 2104 or pnm1@telkomsa.net

Jobs Offered - Free Listing

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Farm Supervisor

*New

Job Details
We are a family owned farm, with an existing green house and new crop expansion to start during 2017. Initially the main focus of the farm will be to produce a successful hydroponic green-house harvest and to prepare for the new crops.

Location: East London area, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
Salary: Negotiable, based on qualifications & experience.
Bonus scheme available for successful harvesting.
Other: Accommodation provided.

Key responsibilities:
•    Oversee all day to day greenhouse operations: from planting to harvesting, logistics, quality control.
•    Supervise team of employees, ensuring all essential daily tasks are completed and necessary training is implemented.
•    Ensure that equipment, machinery, irrigation and facilities are well maintained.
•    Stock control of consumables and spares, within agreed budget.
•    Land preparation for new crop.
•    Petty Cash, keep records of expenditure as authorised within budget.
•    Packaging and sale of harvest.
•    General administration as required.
•    Weekly report to owners.

Candidate Requirements:
•    Experience in hydroponics (peppers & tomatoes).
•    Previous farm management experience.
•    Tertiary qualification in agriculture/agronomy or related field.
•    Irrigation experience
•    Ability to work independently
•    Planning and implementation of daily routines.
•    Valid drivers licence.
•    Ability to speak Xhosa is an advantage
•    Computer literate.

Please send your CV to mia@baobablda.com. The first interview may take place via Skype.

Forest Value Chain Adviser – Tanzania

Forest Value Chain Adviser wanted for a Sustainable Forest Management and Value Chain Development in Tanzania (Project Tender Opportunity).

NIRAS International Consulting (www.niras.com/dc) is looking for a senior consultant with 10 years’ experience in technical areas relevant to the assignment.

Contact: hmy@niras.fi

MTO harvesting and roads forester required

MTO Forestry requires the services of a qualified Harvesting Forester at their Knysna Plantations located in the Knysna Region.

Minimum Job Requirements:
– Degree or Diploma in Forestry (National Diploma or BSc Degree)
– 3 Years’ relevant experience as a forester is seen as a minimum requirement for this job.

Additional Requirements (Advantageous)

  •  Specialized firefighting knowledge.
  • GIS (Geographical Information Services).
  • Sound knowledge of all relevant legislation with specific emphasis on the Forests Act and the
    Veldt and Forest Fire Act.
  • Knowledge of the OSHACT, accident investigation, Labour Relations Act, Mentoring and
    coaching of staff etc.
  • Knowledge of Environmental related issues, such as FSC chain of custody.
  • Financial and software specific knowledge i.e. budgetary control, Micro Forest and related
    software training.
  • Able to manage risks and occupational health and safety.
  • C1 drivers licence.
  • People Management Experience
  • Ability to manage change and improve on current systems
  • Impeccable discipline and attendance record
  • Computer literate

Housing : Housing available
Closing date : 22 July 2016

Please complete and submit application to HR Department or fax or email for attention of J Watermeyer.
Fax: 042 280 3953
Mail: Jacquesw@Mto.co.za

For further info contact rushda@mto.co.za

Forest Operations Manager – Uganda

Continental Forests is looking for a Forest Operations Manager for their pine and eucalyptus plantations in Uganda. The focus of work will be on harvesting. For more information please visit www.continentalforests.com or send a mail to work@continentalforests.com.

FSC Sub-Regional Coordinator

FSC is offering a job as Sub-Regional Co-ordinator for Southern Africa, to be based in Johannesburg. Enquiries: Chris Burchmore, email: c.burchmore@fsc.org

FSC High Conservation Value Officer

FSC is offering a position for a High Conservation Value Officer, based in the Congo Basin. Enquiries: Chris Burchmore, email: c.burchmore@fsc.org

Jobs Wanted - Free Listing

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Admin and parts controller

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Colleen Dickson has worked for Afrequip doing the controlling of stock for Tiger Cat machinery and office admin ordering parts as requested. Contact admin1@icskzn.co.za.

Seeking job in forestry nursery

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Peet Smit is seeking management position in seedling production. 20+ years tree cultivation experience in Africa, N America and Asia. Email p.j.smit.63@gmail.com to receive CV.

Chainsaw operator

*New

Sithole Jabulani (24) is a chainsaw operator with four years experience looking for work in the forestry industry. Contact him on nyamagaishi@webmail.co.za.

Job wanted in forestry

Juan Potgieter of Piet Retief is looking for work in forestry, fire prevention, land prep, planting and maintenance etc. He worked for many years with his father, Cobus Potgieter, in forestry and still has access to Cobus’ workforce. Cell: 072 149 1506; email: juansixti4@gmail.com.

Job wanted in nature conservation / forestry

Trenick Thobela (age 26) is looking for work in forestry or nature conservation. He is a SA citizen, matriculated at Chayaza High School, currently studying for a national diploma in Nature Conservation at UNISA. Cell: 082 352 6905; email: 45641684@mylife.unisa.ac.za

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