t: +27 (0) 21 870 2500 

e: info@saft.co.za


The SAFT Group is a well-established player in cold storage solutions for fruit and other perishables, with facilities throughout the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. From time to time positions are offered and you're invited to apply to join our dynamic and energetic team when there are vacancies.


To apply for any listed vacancies you can download an employment application form and submit the completed form together with your CV to our HR Department.


 Should we have any vacancies it will be listed below:


Logistics Coordinator

Location:       SAFT ColdHarvest, Paarl
Closing Date: 24 September 2017

A vacancy has arisen within SAFT ColdHarvest for a Logistics Co-ordinator.  The successful incumbent will be reporting to the General Manager.


  • To ensure pre-planning is done for incoming & outgoing fruit
  • To monitor stock for accuracy & age
  • To arrange/monitor container placing & removal according to pre-planning
  • Communicate with clients & transporters to coordinate incoming fruit
  • Communicate with shipping lines to determine next shipping opportunity
  • Send correct stock to clients daily with age warnings where required
  • Capture client’s specifications on Paltrack prior to loading
  • Check accuracy of fruit loaded/verify mates’ receipt/completed vessel files
  • Compiling/Follow-up/notification of all claims till completion
  • Written recordings of all specs/changes/client requests
  • Rolling planner
  • Manage Inspection department
  • Manage the admin function of the Intake & Shipping departments
  • Procurement of PPE
  • Complete & ensure that application of special market inspection points is handed in.
  • Manage SAGAP Audit


  • Good communication & cognitive skills
  • Own transport
  • Sound knowledge of Paltrack terminal & scanners
  • Must be able to work under pressure/long hours if necessary
  • Must be willing to operate at any company site
  • Computer literate MS Office, especially Excel


  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • 3 Years’ experience in the fruit industry
  • BCom in Logistics
  • Valid driver’s licence

Send CV to the Group HR Manager, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 24 September 2018.

Please note if you do not receive a reply within 14 days, your application should be considered unsuccessful. 

All applications are subject to integrity assessments.

Click HERE and select Recruitment & HR to apply and submit the mentioned documents.