Estate Manager (Oil Palm)

A well-known agricultural company looking for estate manager to be based in West Malaysia.

Your new company
Leading tea grower in Malaysia with several tea and oil palm plantations - they are manufacturer with both domestic and international distribution for its products.

Your new role
  • Plan and allocate resources, both manpower and materials; especially in an environment where labour may be short of optimum.
  • Prepare annual budgets and manage expenditure in line with approved budgets
  • Advise on infrastructure and capital expenditure requirements.
  • Draw up detailed work plans in line with the annual work programmes and ensure that these are carried out in a cost effective and labour efficient manner
  • Ensure proper field maintenance including the appropriate application of agro-chemicals to improve yield and ensure residues are well within mandatory limits.
  • Ensure smooth /efficient operation of the Estate. Preventative maintenance of machinery and vehicles are carried out accordingly.
  • Manage replanting and infilling as and when required
  • Ensure the accuracy of the estate accounts and proper management of stores; adhere to Company’s directives and SOPs and provide reports as required by EHQ on time.
  • Ensure staff and workers welfare and compliance with labour laws and all occupational safety and health regulations.
  • Develop and mentor assistant and staff.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Bachelor’s Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree in Plantation/Agricultural Science or related discipline
  • Minimum 7 years’ working experience in plantation sector
  • Manager specialized in oil palm
  • High discipline quality, mature personality, self motivated and strong interpersonal skills
  • Dynamic and high degree of integrity

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Agriculture, Fishing & Forestry

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ashley Liew, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Kuala Lumpur
Suite 4 and 5, Level 23, Menara 3, Petronas

Telephone: +60327868600