Weighbridge: Team Leader


Southern Oil Pty Ltd, an established company and market leader in the manufacturing of Canola oil and related products in the retail, food services and bulk sectors, has the following exciting career opportunity in Swellendam.


The main task of this position is to ensure that neither of the scales remains unmanned when it is required to be operational, and to handle all administrative tasks connected to the role of Weighbridge Administrators.


  • Administer shift roster and all irregular arrangements
  • Training and information handovers for Weighbridge Administrators
  • Control and administration of night patrols
  • Regular data validations on Weighbridge actions
  • Incident report and footage research
  • Stand in for Weighbridge Administrators
    • Access and Exit control, along with the security checks and document handovers
    • Weigh vehicles and manage traffic flow
    • Administration of site keys and fleet cards
    • Patrols and spot checks

Key Competencies:

Education and skills

  • Grade 12
  • Strong communication skills in English and Afrikaans
  • Computer literate


  • At least 3 years’ Weighbridge Administration experience

Interpersonal skills

  • Clean criminal record
  • Energetic
  • Procedural driven
  • High sense of integrity
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Team player
  • Customer service orientated
  • Work independently, with a high degree of responsibility
  • Good leadership skills
  • Detailed orientated

We invite candidates to forward their comprehensive CV’s to the Human Resources Department via e-mail at careers@soill.co.za or hand deliver by no later than Friday, 21 June 2019.


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