Sernick Beef Abattoir in Kroonstad Career Opportunities 2023

Closing date: 28 July 2023 at 16:00

Sernick Beef Abattoir in Kroonstad Career Opportunities 2023

The following position is currently available at Sernick Beef Abattoir in Kroonstad.



  • Valid and unendorsed Code EB Drivers Licence.
  • 2-3 Years proven experience as a Dispatch Controller/Supervisor/Team Leader.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office.
  • Ability to build and maintain productive professional relationships with other team members in the abattoir production chain.
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Afrikaans. (Verbal and written)
  • Prioritising, time management, and organisational skills.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a high level of accuracy in processing and interpreting data and instructions.
  • Ability to manage, supervise and control the activities of employees reporting to the Dispatch Controller. (30+ employees)
  • Minimum Grade 12.


  • A professional work standard.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, and in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a multi-disciplinary working environment and matrix structures.
  • Adaptable and resilient with a hands-on approach to work.
  • Make timely decisions based on facts, circumstances and needs.
  • Ability and willingness to work outside of normal working hours on weekdays and weekends, depending operational requirements. Predominantly night shift work from 23h00 to 08h00


  • The primary functions of this position will be to ensure that all outbound products and orders, dispatched from the abattoir are loaded according to client and order specifications.
  • Dispatch stock and issue documentation, physically and on the system, in correct loading sequence.
  • Ensure that trucks are loaded in the correct manner to comply with applicable legislation and workplace policies.
  • Responsible for quality control and adherence to the Meat Safety Act requirements and other related legislative requirements applicable in the Abattoir.
  • Accurate stock keeping and management.
  • Attend meetings as required and provide management with applicable reports.
  • Assist in creating an environment of compliance, continuous improvement, and sustainability in support of internal processes.
  • Provide job-related training and ensure that all training is documented.
Salary and benefits are negotiable, and market related.

Please email a detailed CV together with all relevant documents to:

Subject line: Dispatch Controller – Abattoir

Closing date: 28 July 2023 at 16:00

Applications not meeting all the requirements above, will not be considered. If you are not contacted within 4 working days from the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

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