Assistant Cold Store Manager

Full time, Permanent
Posted 3 weeks ago

Contact person for this position:

Amori Prinsloo

A well-established Importer within the Wholesale Trading Industry needs an Assistant Cold Store Manager.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of the cold store Operational Plan, manage the cold store day-to-day operations, maintenance, control, and inventory of equipment which includes managing health and safety and driving performance excellence.


  • Grade 12
  • NQF Level 4 Certificate in Supply Chain, Distribution Logistics or Commerce (essential)
  • NQF Level 5 Diploma in Supply Chain, Distribution Logistics or Commerce (Desirable)
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in a Management role in a High-Volume Cold Store Operation within the Food Industry


  • Valid driver’s license and own reliable transport essential
  • Working at sub-zero conditions (Requires Medical Clearance)
  • Clear criminal record


  • Knowledge of Health & Security
  • Basic technical understanding of equipment (Material Handling)
  • Understanding of basic maintenance
  • Management skills
  • Financial control and reporting
  • Heavy movement equipment maintenance and Inventory Control
  • Knowledge of all Food Safety Management Systems
  • Health & Safety Act
  • MS Office (Intermediate Level)
  • Hazardous chemical
  • Mobile racking
  • Safety Management

Job Features

Job CategoryCold Chain
SalaryR22 000 - R26 000
Commencement dateASAP
Contract TypeFull Time

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