Cape Irrigation Systems currently employs 19 permanent employees and we hire contract labour as and when required and responsibilities for the key functions are as follows:
Managing Director – Len Becker Dipl. Agr.(Elsenburg)
Len started his career in irrigation , after obtaining his Agricultural Diploma from Elsenburg , in 1979. Len gained valuable experience in all fields of irrigation including agricultural design , golf course irrigation design and irrigation consulting in his more than 28 years of experience in the industry. Having designed more than 15 fully automated , centrally controlled , golf course irrigation systems and countless sportfield and commercial systems , Len is one of the few contractors in the industry with such an impeccable record. Len's primary focus in the company is marketing as well as golf course irrigation design and consultation.
Financial Director - Grete Becker ( Ba HDE )
Contracts / Ops Manager – Charl Le Roux ( Cert Proj. Mngmnt - USB & IDC )
The design and quotations of all commercial, institutional and residential systems are his responsibility. Charl is also responsible for all the operational aspects of the company including the plant hire division. He has gained valuable experience in all aspects of irrigation design and contracting and has 15 years of service at the company.
Accountant – Emma Weckesser ( CPA (SA) , BCompt Hons )
Emma ensures that all accounting and tax related duties are up to date and accurate. She is extremely dedicated and enables the company to function seemlessly within our financial framework. Emma is also responsible for our computerized VIP payroll. She has 6 years of service with the company.
Cape Irrigation Systems administration is fully computerized with a full AccPac accounting system.
Material Procurement & Invoicing – Rene Hendricks
Rene is responsible for stock control and procurement and ensures that the teams have their material on site. She started with us in July 2011. Her previous experience in stock control at one of the biggest security companies in South Africa makes her a valuable asset in our supply chain. We look forward to her energetic and proactive approach to business. She is assisted by Jeremy Williams who has 3 years service.