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Rural Merchandise Sales – Toowoomba

Total Rural Supplies, based in Toowoomba Qld, is a privately owned and operated rural merchandise business which is expanding rapidly and now requires a full-time Merchandise Salesperson.  We are committed to customer service and satisfaction and it is essential that you are focussed on meeting that commitment.

This is an opportunity if you have a commitment to rural business and are a good communicator with effective interpersonal skills. You must be adaptable to change with a keen interest in agricultural production and technology.

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Graduate Agronomy Program

Congratulations on taking the first step to launching your career with Elders!

At Elders, we recognise talent, promote inclusion and celebrate diversity. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to join our community.

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Livestock Career Development Program

Congratulations on taking the first step to launching your career with Elders!

At Elders, we recognise talent, promote inclusion and celebrate diversity. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to join our community.

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Rural Products Career Development Program

Congratulations on taking the first step to launching your career with Elders!

At Elders, we recognise talent, promote inclusion and celebrate diversity. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to join our community.

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Production Coordinator – NSW

Endeavour Meats is a proudly 100% Australian privately owned and operated company which exports the highest quality Australian beef, lamb and pork products globally. We are looking for a Production Coordinator to join the Endeavour team on a full time basis.

The core responsibility of the Production Coordinator is to manage the livestock processing function of the business which entails liaising with supply chain partners and livestock processing facilities across NSW, QLD & Victoria. A large component of the role is knowledge and understanding of meat processing specifications.  Ideally you will have 5 years’ experience in meat processing and the ability to manage P&L and budgets.

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Clearing Facility & Saleyards Manager

We are looking for a Clearing Facility & Saleyards Manager to join the team at Moura, Qld.  The prime responsibilities of the role are to manage day to day operations requiring strong interpersonal skills, the ability to manage staff, clients & facilities, schedule movements to and from the complex with a focus on safety, and animal welfare, and adherence to legislative guidelines and procedures.

Ideal skills and experience – Business minded and experienced in management of a large cattle operation or facility encompassing a dip or sale yards with experience in handling, processing and trucking large numbers of cattle plus the ability to organise appropriate spelling, penning, treatments and care. Knowledge of budgets and basic computer skills are an advantage but specific training will be provided.

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Pen Rider – NSW

Rangers Valley Feedlot, on the Northern Tablelands of NSW, specialises in the production of high quality longfed beef. The operation combines a 40,000 head cattle feedlot as well as backgrounding and farming operations.  A full time position for a pen rider has become available within the Livestock Crew on a 10 day on – 4 day off roster.

Responsibilities include:  Stock movements; Monitoring cattle health, and administration of treatments; Maintenance of troughs; Quality control / compliance with WHS regulations; Accurate stock movement and health treatment records.  You must supply your own horses and tack and suitable horse transport, and have a current driver’s licence.

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Territory Sales Manager – Regional NSW

Riverina Australia is a premier supplier of animal feed, and a leading exporter of grain and protein meals to South East Asia, the Pacific Rim and other export markets.  They now seek a Territory Sales Manager to manage their business east of Young, specifically close to Southern Highlands / Western Sydney / Eastern Central West regions of NSW.

Your customer base includes both producers and rural stores and your success will be achieved through your focus on forming solid relationships and your ability and drive to make things happen.  Strong technical and logistical backup will be provided to help you achieve your goals.

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Field Auditors (2) – Meat Standards – Perth

AUS-MEAT Limited is a certification body and professional services firm supporting agriculture, food production, agribusiness and associated industries in Australia and New Zealand, in the fields of Standards Development, Audit, Compliance, Certification, and International Trade Consultancy.

We are searching for 2 Field Auditors (Meat Standards) to join our auditing team in Western Australia. These are WFH/mobile roles where you work from home and attend client sites across Perth and regional WA conducting audit assessments to ensure our clients comply with meat and exporting quality standards. Ideally suited to people with abattoir experience and quality assurance exposure and seeking career advancement.

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Technical Services & Sales Representative – Vic

Have you ever been interested in animal reproduction and have a veterinary, agricultural or animal science background? Minitube Australia is looking at expanding our field team, and in this technical sales role you will have the opportunity to engage with vets, farmers, industry bodies and wholesalers while working with a small, specialised team to continue building our ruminant business. There is also opportunity to lean into other species such as equine, canine or swine.

The role is based in Victoria but will include domestic travel.  Our Aussie business is supported by the global head office in Germany, a leader in assisted reproduction technology. This role would be a fantastic opportunity for new grads as well as those experienced in animal or vet science, ag sales or marketing. The role offers growth and ongoing training for the right candidate.

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Sales Cadet

An outstanding opportunity exists to join our team as a Sales Cadet at our Hemmant operations, in Brisbane. This role will see you learn all aspects of the wholesale meat industry, from picking and packing duties in the cold store to trading meat and meat products.

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Station Manager, The Bulls Run – NSW

Paraway Pastoral Company Limited owns and operates large-scale sheep and cattle enterprises across Australia, and it is seeking expressions of interest from experienced and self-motivated candidates for the position of Manager on our 6,000 ha mixed farming property ‘The Bulls Run’ at Wagga.

To be considered for a position, you will need to demonstrate proven experience in both the commercial and technical aspects of managing a livestock production enterprise, incl. – Extensive experience in all aspects of intensive sheep and cattle production systems; Knowledge and experience with the establishment and management of improved pastures and dry land winter cropping; A strong commitment to employee safety and animal welfare; Proven capability as a leader; Well-developed business management skills; and Sound written reporting abilities and computer skills.

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Farm Hand – Emerald Hill NSW

This family-owned and operated farm covers over 1,100Ha and specialises in the cultivation of dryland and irrigated cotton, wheat, canola, sorghum, and corn using lateral move and flood irrigation as well as running a small cattle herd. Operating John Deere machinery including JD RTK GPS, 12mt row-crop precision planter, Weedit camera sprayer, NDF disc planter, Grader, 30ton excavator and laser bucket and telehandler.

We’re seeking a Farm Hand with a genuine interest in agriculture, preferably with experience in a similar role, and the practical knowledge and capability to undertake all aspects of the cropping enterprise. Utilising a well-appointed workshop you will ideally be mechanically minded with the ability to maintain and perform general servicing and repairs to machinery.

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Senior Station Hand, Gippsland Vic.

This family-owned and operated enterprise spans 5 different properties and currently covers 25,000 acres. This position is located in the Victorian high country on 12,000 acres which run 1,600 Angus breeders, and the Senior Station Hand will be involved in all aspects of animal husbandry and all aspects of the farming business including pasture renovation, infrastructure developments, haymaking, water, and property maintenance.

Ideal skills and experience required include: Horse experience; Own Horses; Cattle husbandry experience; Fencing; Earthmoving machinery experience; Pasture knowledge; General mechanical knowledge; Prior computing skills for programs such as Field Margin, Excel & Stock book.

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Assistant Manager, Central West Tablelands NSW

Our clients are a professionally managed Angus beef and breeding operation that prides itself on being a leading, progressive, commercial cattle breeding and fattening enterprise. The operation consists of two properties in close proximity comprising 4000 hectares.

Currently, the 2 properties are carrying 2,600 breeding cows with emphasis on genetic improvements, low-stress handling, and grazing efficiency. There is a large-scale AI program and a 900 ha pasture improvement program utilising rotations of winter crops. The use of GPS guidance systems on all machinery, livestock water monitoring systems, and livestock weighing and traceability ensures maximum efficiency and productivity.  You will be proficient in all levels of animal husbandry, cropping applications, and general farm maintenance.

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Farm Manager, Regenerative Focus – NSW

This family-owned and operated mixed farming business consists of 6,600 acres in the Capertee valley, between Lithgow and Mudgee NSW. Farming under regenerative ag principles and using holistic planned grazing of multi-species fodder crops and pastures, our client is seeking a passionate person who is committed to regenerative ag methods and technologies. With 2,000 dual-purpose Merino ewes, 250 breeding cows, and trade cattle purchased depending on pasture availability, core breeding numbers are kept low to allow for trading of livestock when conditions permit.

We are searching for a passionate Farm Manager who has an interest in, or experience with regenerative farming methods along with a good range of practical farming skills, excellent livestock skills and an emphasis on low-stress stock handling methods, to manage this progressive and innovative business.

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Senior Farm Hand – Moora WA

Located 1.5 hours North of Perth, this family owned and operated business is looking to expand their team. The property encompasses 8500 hectares, with 7450ha sown to predominately Wheat and Canola, and 550 ha dedicated to Oaten hay production.  Additionally there is 1100 ha which runs 8500 Merino wethers for wool production, however this position will be focussed on the cropping side of the operation.

The farm hand will assist with implementing the annual cropping plans and capital works improvements. The successful applicant will be able to operate and maitain a variety of farm machinery (predominantly Case IH) or be willing to develop their skills in this area. Implementation of the spray program will be a large part of this role, and the ability to work unsupervised in this area will be highly advantageous.

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Investment Analyst

Westchester Group of Australia (WGA) is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our head office in Wagga Wagga in a permanent full-time Analyst role. This role supports all aspects of the business in the Agricultural Property and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) functions.

The Analyst will provide support to the Chief Operating Officer and the Portfolio and Asset Management teams with property data, administration and compliance matters.  This is an opportunity to develop your skills and experience in the ESG sector through exposure to a broad range of initiatives, and supported by ongoing formal training and development. Whilst experience in ESG is not essential, a genuine interest, and willingness to learn is crucial. A background in agriculture is advantageous.

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Livestock Coordinator Feedlots

JBS Australia’s Northern Division operates five strategically-placed processing facilities as well as five feedlots across Queensland and New South Wales.  Our network provides the ability to meet the specific demands of various market segments with an extensive range of grain-fed and pasture-fed products.

Responsibilities include: Coordinate weekly kills for grain fed abattoirs; Coordinate grain fed cattle dispatch from northern feedlots, including outside feedlot clients;  Ensure regular inspects are maintained to ensure quality of product; Plan and maintain records of feedlots exits, including trucking programs; Assist Manager in reporting, pricing & quoting, purchasing and booking maintenance.

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Livestock Cadet

JBS Australia’s Northern Division operates five strategically-placed processing facilities as well as five feedlots across Queensland and New South Wales.  The livestock cadetship provides exposure to all parts of the JBS Livestock business through specific rotations, including our sales division.

Additionally, you will also learn all aspects of our Livestock divisions such as Inspect, Draft & purchase cattle for our Abattoirs & Feedlots,  Slaughter programming and Documentation auditing at our abattoirs, and Developing Client relationships.

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Head Stockperson – NW Qld

Lorraine Pastoral Company has a position available for a Head Stockperson at Lorraine Station, located 250km north of Cloncurry.  Lorraine is a mixed operation on 240,000Ha,  carrying 25,000 head of beef cattle and supported with irrigated farming.

Responsibilities include:  Staff leadership, training and direction; Promote and manage best practice in animal welfare and quality assurance;  Create and promote a positive health and safety culture;  Assist with budgeting and livestock transactions; Excellent horse and advanced cattle handling skills; Proven livestock assessment and husbandry experience.  Selection criteria include:  3+ years experience in the industry, preferably rural locations; Horse and motorbike experience; Manual Driver’s licence; and basic computer skills.

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Sales Executive – Brisbane

Stockyard produces high-quality grain-fed Wagyu and Angus beef and delivers Australia’s most awarded beef to international markets.

The Sales Executive will work directly with the Sales team and responsibilities include: Manage orders, availability, and carcase balance; Manage customer pricing and margins; Production planning incl. processing plant instructions; Production forecasting for Stockyard customers across wagyu and long-fed categories; Supervision of Stockyard Beef’s processing at the nominated service processing operation; Data analysis of customer and supplier information; and Comply with all statutory requirements and internal standards and specifications

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Area Sales Managers (2) Livestock – Vic

Virbac is a leader in the livestock health market of Australia.  Boasting market-dominating brands including Cydectin, Multimin, and Websters Vaccines, and with a strong research and development program continuously delivering new products, we have two opportunities for proactive sales professionals to join our teams in the regions of Ballarat and Hamilton in Victoria.

Key accountabilities include:  Developing and maintaining strong sales and customer relationships; Achieving agreed sales and business targets; Growing market share for the Virbac Livestock business and OTC range.  Selection criteria includes:  A proven track record of selling and/or industry experience; Experience in driving sales and results in the region and current relationships.  Relevant tertiary qualifications are highly regarded.

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Area Sales Manager, Livestock – Qld

Virbac is a leader in the livestock health market of Australia.  Boasting market-dominating brands including Cydectin, Multimin, and Websters Vaccines, and with a strong research and development program continuously delivering new products, we have an exciting opportunity for a proactive sales professional to join our team in Rockhampton.

Key accountabilities include:  Developing and maintaining strong sales and customer relationships; Achieving agreed sales and business targets; Growing market share for the Virbac Livestock business and OTC range.  Selection criteria includes:  A proven track record of selling and/or industry experience; Experience in driving sales and results in the region and current relationships.  Relevant tertiary qualifications are highly regarded.

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Livestock Buyer – Gippsland

Our client is a multi-million-dollar meat processing business with export accredited facilities in Victoria and Tasmania, and a significant player in the Australian domestic and export meat industry. They are looking for an experienced Livestock Buyer who will be responsible for sourcing livestock from within the Gippsland region of Victoria for the processing plants.

Selection criteria includes:  Background in a livestock buying role or have worked in the cattle industry; The ability to develop relationships with farmers direct and not averse to cold calling; Good market knowledge and understanding of the meat supply chain;  Have a detailed understanding of livestock producers and local production strategies;  Sound understanding of safe livestock handling and current Transport Regulations.

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Farm Overseer – NSW

Wandong Herefords is a family owned and operated grazing enterprise covering 4000Ha in Central West NSW. The primary focus of the business is to grow diverse and productive perennial pastures, and breed and finish quality, high performing Hereford cattle for the heavy domestic and export market.

This hands-on leadership position of Farm Overseer is responsible for day-to-day property operations incl. livestock, crop production and grazing management.  Ideal skills required include:  Operation of modern broadacre machinery and equipment; General mechanical aptitute; Chemical Users Certificate / HC or MC licence – (or willingness to obtain/upgrade).

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Assistant Farm Manager – NT

This position is available within the Agriculture Division, Arid Zone Research Institute based in Alice Springs NT.

The Arid Zone and Old Man Plains Research Farms are looking for an Assistant Farm Manager to help coordinate and manage farm operations to ensure regional research and development opportunities are maximised.  At the mixed farming research facilities you’ll assist the Farm Manager with the daily farm activities that include livestock handling, rangeland management, data collection, repair and maintenance of farm facilities and equipment.

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Farm Manager, Griffith region – NSW

Our client is an Australian owned and operated rural asset management company which is seeking a Farm Manager for a large station which is one of the leading irrigation properties on the Murrumbidgee River. The diverse operation comprises laser levelled row crops, on-farm grain storage, cattle grazing country and 23km of river frontage.

The role involves running all operations including providing accurate data for reporting and decision making.  This leadership role provides the opportunity to use your strong background in large scale broadacre cropping and irrigation, and experience managing a large, varied operation.

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Station Manager – SW Qld

Our clients manage large-scale cell grazing operations in Southern QLD and Northern NSW with a focus on grass-fed beef cattle production.  The group manages around 288,000Ha over multiple properties in the area, and this position is based on a 41,000Ha Station, 115kms South of Cunnamulla in southwest Qld.

The Station Manager will manage the day-to-day operations of the property incl. all aspects of graze planning, stock movements, animal husbandry, operation of equipment, repairs and maintenance, and staff management.  This position has become available due to an internal transfer.

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Assistant Farm Manager, Dairy – Vic.

This privately owned dairy and beef operation is located in the south-west region of Victoria, 30km from Port Fairy.  The dairy milks a herd of 1000 predominantly Friesian cows supplying the liquid milk market, and the dairy farm is on 1000ha of improved country growing ryegrass and clover.

This position will assist the manager in staff direction (7 full time staff), maintaining good herd health and ensuring that the dairy runs smoothly.  This is an opportunity for someone with good pasture management knowledge and experience, mechanical knowledge, and computer literacy.

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Area Manager – WA

Our client is one of Western Australia’s most recognised providers of state-of-the-art inputs and field services.  Due to ongoing client demand, the group is now seeking an Area Manager to be based in the Geraldton region of WA who will add value to an existing portfolio of customers.

To be successful in the role of Area Manager, you will require either a track-record in sales and account management (ideally) in the broadacre sector and/or a strong interest in contemporary farming practises. Most importantly, you will display a high level of motivation coupled with strong communication, administration, time management and team player characteristics.

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Property Manager & Farming Operators

Faulkner Farming manages mixed farming properties using regenerative farming principles for Australian and European institutional investors, and we have the following opportunities available.

The Property Manager is responsible for executing the strategic direction of the business, managing daily activities and operations in line with our mandate of sustainable and profitable production.  Pivotal to the role is the development and management of business plans, budgets, production, recruitment of staff and leading the team in WHS practices.  Farming Operators report to the Property Manager and are responsible for executing operating and capital improvements, operation of a wide range of machinery for farming, and property development.

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Livestock Leading Hand

Harvest Road Group is a family-owned business and we are currently seeking a Livestock Leading Hand to join the team at our Koojan Downs feeding facility north of Perth.  The Livestock Leading Hand will lead and train employees in day-to-day responsibilities for livestock, feeding, management of infrastructure, and pen riding.

Ideal skills and experience required include: capable and experienced horse rider;  experience with cattle handling; willing to work on a roster basis;  ‘C’ Class Driver’s licence and own transport; able to undertake manual handling tasks; proficient with computers; two suitable working horses (desirable); farm machinery experience (desirable); chemical handling certification (desirable).

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Beef Marketing Coordinator

Ebor Beef Inc is a New England NSW local producer group with a membership of 65 businesses, and a reputation for quality beef cattle and strong relationships within the industry.  Ebor Beef generally markets between 20,000 – 30,000 head per annum and the Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for facilitating the sale of members’ livestock, liaising with buyers, coordinating logistics and all associated administration.

This position is available for an immediate start and is an opportunity to utilise skills, experience and established connections in the livestock industry.  The Marketing Coordinator will operate throughout the New England and could be suitable for an individual or a team.

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Head of HR

Hancock Agriculture is one of the country’s largest producers of beef, and currently consolidating corporate services to Brisbane with staff in this office to reach approx 25 during 2022.

Reporting to the CEO and  a member of the Hancock Agriculture Executive Team, the Head of HR is responsible for providing both strategic leadership and hands-on support to ensure the delivery of high-quality HR practices and services.  Key to the success of this position will be the ability to lead through change, liaise with business unit leaders and property managers and provide counsel to the CEO with the flexibility to work through a broad range of HR issues at both the strategic level as well as the operational hands-on level.

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General Manager Cropping & Fodder

Hancock Agriculture is one of the country’s largest producers of beef.  The business is poised to expand the production of high value Wagyu and focus on security of water, grain and fodder to protect against future droughts and commodity cycles, and the role of General Manager Cropping will be critical to the roll out of this strategy.

Ideal skills and experience required include:  Proven experience in large-scale dryland farming and irrigated cotton & fodder; Record of innovation and best practice through analysis and benchmarking to develop farm plans and budgets including CAPEX; Experience leading and developing a team of high performing farm managers and staff, ensuring the health and safety of all team members.

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Operations Coordinator – Brisbane

The Operations Coordinator is responsible for contributing to operational outcomes across the livestock saleyard business. Reporting to the Business Administrator, this role will be the first point of contact for on-site operational staff and will provide support to the operational teams within the business.

This a national role with excellent career progression opportunities working for an Australian owned and operated business.

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Pastoral Station Overseer – WA

This position is available on our Pilbara cattle station which is located an hour away from both Paraburdoo and Tom Price.  Responsibilities include: Oversee property operations;  Manage staff and contractors; General maintenance of all property infrastructure; Mustering livestock;  Keeping and providing accurate stock and property records.

Skills and experience required include: Management experience in the pastoral beef industry; Demonstrated sound knowledge of all aspects in cattle animal husbandry;  The ability to teach and train stockpersons in horsemanship and cattle handling skills in a safe manner; Strong communication skills; Understanding of heritage obligations.

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Breed Society Administrator

The Agricultural Business Research Institute (ABRI) provides breed recording software, genetic evaluation and secretariat services to a wide range of livestock industries including beef cattle, sheep, goats and dairy cattle.  This position is based at ABRI’s head office on the campus of the University of New England, Armidale NSW.

Skills and attributes required include:  Understand the fundamentals of business and financial management / administration; Sound knowledge of the livestock breeding industries including modern breeding techniques; High level competency with MS Suite and competent in use of MYOB or Xero.

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Assistant Farm Manager – NSW

This family-owned and operated company currently consists of 4 properties with a total area of over 7,000Ha running 36,000DSE. As the Assistant Manager, you will be joining this team in the management of their self-replacing Merino flock which includes a dual-purpose lamb operation.

This role offers not only the opportunity to work within a motivated team, but also to develop your management ability with the responsibility for part of the flock and running the operations of their 2000Ha property near Gunning, NSW. You’ll also have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the farming operation where, at times, you will assist with fencing, infrastructure developments, and water and property maintenance.

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Senior Farm Hand – Riverina NSW

Our client operates a large family-owned mixed farming operation covering 4,800 Ha located near Beckom in NSW. They utilise 3,800Ha for wheat, canola, barley, lupins and oats and also export both oaten and wheaten hay. A further 800Ha is dedicated to producing pastures for their 4000 Merino ewes and progeny and trade lambs when seasons allow.

You must have experience in broadacre cropping, and experience with haymaking equipment and operations is also desirable. Operating modern farming machinery & equipment, you will be involved in all mechanical and maintenance programs, general farm work, haymaking and some livestock handling. An aptitude for mechanics will be highly beneficial in this role.

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Senior Station Hand – NSW

This family-owned and operated farm near Harden NSW, encompasses over 8,000Ha and specialises in the cultivation of broadacre wheat, canola, and triticale cropping as well as producing non-mulesed, dual-purpose, self-replacing Merinos.

As the primary focus of this role will be in the cropping sector of the business  we’re seeking a Senior Station Hand with an interest in cropping, experience in a similar role, and the practical knowledge and capability to undertake all aspects of the cropping enterprise. This includes sowing, spray rig operating, and general machine operation and maintenance.  However, at times, you will assist with fencing, infrastructure developments, water and property maintenance, and stock work.

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Livestock Manager – Vic.

Our clients are a family-owned and operated mixed farming enterprise located in the Western Districts of Victoria, within a 7-minute drive of Willaura.  The business joins a total of 3,800 ewes including 2,500 self-replacing merinos, 1,300 terminal joined merinos, and around 80 self-replacing Angus beef cattle.

The property crops upwards of 1,900 ha every year along with an annual pasture improvement program.  To be successful in this role you will be well educated on animal husbandry and everyday management as it will be part of the job to organise shearing, lamb marking, crutching and the preparation of stock for sale including liaising with agents.

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Experienced Farm Hand – NSW

Our clients own and operate a successful family-owned mixed farming enterprise covering over 2,000 hectares close to Rand in the Riverina district of New South Wales.  This property implements a winter cropping and broadacre enterprise and  carries 1,000 bond ewes and trade lambs.

We are searching for an experienced person who has a background in cropping and livestock operations. A large portion of this role is focused on the operation of cropping machinery and a willingness to be involved in all aspects of the sheep operation when required. Ideally, you will be mechanically minded with the ability to maintain machinery and have a good eye for detail regarding daily maintenance and general servicing.

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Station Hand – New England Region

Covering 1000 ha across two properties, this station is located in Nowendoc where our clients run a 130 head self-replacing Hereford breeding herd. With plans to continue to rebuild numbers following the drought, we are now seeking a suitably experienced station hand to assist the owner in all day-to-day operations.

This role will see you handling cattle in a low stress manner, and as the business is moving towards greater sustainability, you will assist in implementing regenerative farming principles. The successful applicant will be genuinely interested in upholding a gold standard of biodiversity management and developing carbon farming initiatives, while looking to improve the farm’s overall efficiency.

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Business Development Manager – WA

Our client is a multi-disciplinary organisation with focus across a range of environmental markets, and has established itself as Australia’s largest dedicated environmental markets advisor and investor.

The Business Development Manager (BDM) will be responsible for business development, negotiation and project completion. As part of this, the BDM will identify, seek and source eligible Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) project opportunities with a view to securing agreements with stakeholders.

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Property Manager – Western Downs, Qld

Butler Grazing Pty Ltd is a family-owned mixed farming and grazing operation, producing a quality Angus herd and fattening on irrigation over two properties. We have a full-time position for a manager at our Goondiwindi property,
located 65 km north of Goondiwindi and 35 km south of Moonie.

Responsibilities include:  Livestock work, coordination of mustering; Farm maintenance; Fencing; Managing cropping and simple irrigation operation; Assist with planting; Operation and maintenance of machinery and vehicles.

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Station Manager – Brickhouse

Brickhouse station is located in the Gascoyne region of WA within close proximity to the Carnarvon township. The primary focus of the property is to induct & background cattle supplied by Harvest Road breeding properties and prepare them for entry into the Harvest Road feeding facility.

The Station Manager will manage all daily operations at Brickhouse, and oversee and help coordinate activities on two additional pastoral leases nearby, with a focus towards livestock production and renewable energy initiatives. Responsibilities also include: animal husbandry, livestock inductions, property maintenance and development, prepare and managing budgets, livestock scheduling, staff management and some degree of hospitality.

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Territory Sales Manager

Valmont Irrigation is the worldwide leader in precision irrigation. The Valley brand of center pivot, linear and corner equipment provides solutions for conserving water and meeting the growing demand for food and agriculture.

Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager,  this position is responsible for developing and executing successful sales strategies by demonstrating consistent sales excellence across new and existing accounts and delivering budgeted sales levels.  This is a diverse role that will have the successful applicant learning different aspects of the company, and be exposed to world class systems and processes.

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Livestock Manager

Opal Creek Feedlot, situated outside Dalby Qld,  is a modern, well-designed facility with a capacity of 30,000SCU supplying a multitude of feeding programs and custom feeding clients.

The Livestock Manager is responsible for ensuring daily operations are conducted to achieve safe, efficient and effective production.  Ideally, you will have demonstrated prior success in a Livestock Manager or Supervisor position within a feedlot operation. You would be familiar with induction processes, animal health identification and treatment protocols.

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Monogastric Business Unit Manager Australia

Our client produces and markets some of the most well-known and respected animal health brands in their market segments,  predominantly in the poultry and ruminant sectors.  Business growth has led to the decision to appoint an Australian based Monogastric Business Unit Manager to develop and lead the company’s strategic growth plans.

This senior role will have full accountability for all aspects of the monogastric business in Australia (primarily poultry), and to develop and grow the company’s presence in the industry.  There will be a on key account management, sales, marketing and business growth, and the main species will be poultry.

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Sales Agronomist

Haifa Group is a global leading expert in specialty fertilisers, delivering plant nutrition products with 14 offices globally. Haifa combines vision and leadership, technology and innovation, all while striving to create cutting-edge solutions for tomorrow’s challenges of agriculture and industry.

The primary focus of this position will be to maintain existing commercial relationships, develop prospective clients and have a strong focus and relationship with end users of their products.  Developing the territory to its true potential you will represent Haifa, primarily at the end user level but will work closely with re-sellers.

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Agricultural Extension and Events Coordinator

The Birchip Cropping Group (BCG) is a nationally recognised not-for-profit agricultural research and extension organisation led by farmers. To improve the prosperity of farmers and agricultural communities through farmer-driven innovation, research and extension is the mission.

With the continued growth in the sector, BCG is looking for an  Extension and Events Coordinator to join their team to support the dissemination of high quality, independent information and research outcomes to stakeholders.

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Livestock Operations Manager

Romani Pastoral Company is a broadacre beef and crop production business of 24,500Ha located on the southern Liverpool Plains area of Northern NSW. There is a 100,000 DSE self-replacing beef herd on 12,500Ha with associated grazing crops and pasture development. The remaining area is devoted to dryland crop production in a winter and summer rotation.

The Manager will oversee all day-to-day operations while balancing sustainability, profitability, productivity, human relationships & animal health. As well as this Livestock Manager opportunity, we are also looking for a Crop Operations Manager for Romani, someone with broad-acre crop production experience.

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AEGIC – Non Executive Directors

AEGIC is an independent, not-for-profit company established to increase value in the Australian grains industry. We have offices in Perth and Sydney staffed by leading industry experts. Our facilities include research laboratories, pilot mill, pilot bakery and commercial analytical laboratories.

Director skills and qualifications include some or all of the following:  Strong commercial and business experience; Strategic science, technology and innovation adoption focus; Strong grains industry development and leadership experience; Corporate governance capability; Commercial intellectual property management.

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Assistant Manager – SA

Viridis Ag has an opportunity for an Assistant Manager at Jamalka Farm which is located in Port Neill, SA.  The Assistant Manager will be responsible for day-to-day operational responsibilities, including seeding and harvesting. In this role you will also take on improvement projects, and provide direct leadership to our seasonal employees.

To be successful in this role you will have at least 5 years’ experience in an on-farm operational role and enjoy managing people. You will also have a passion for cropping and see it as your long-term career. The ability to learn and use the latest technologies is also a key requirement of the role.

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Senior Manager – Levied Cropping Industries

AgriFutures is a statutory rural Research and Development Corporation (RDC), responsible for funding Research, Development, and Extension (RD&E), on behalf of primary producers. This position is part of the extended leadership team involved in setting the direction of RD&E strategy, and with this comes the expectation of modelling the culture and organisational values.

They have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Manager, Levied Industries to play a vital role in shaping the organisation’s future.  Working closely with the General Manager Research, this role will have responsibility for the strategic leadership and operational oversight of a portfolio of levied industries including Rice, Export Fodder, Ginger and Pasture Seeds.

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Livestock Operations/Logistics Coordinator AND Livestock Hand – (2) positions

Central Agri Group is one of Australia’s leading fully integrated farming, backgrounding, lotfeeding and meat processing companies.  We currently have Livestock specific roles on offer for our Abattoir Operations at Rum Jungle Meat Exports processing facility located at 165 Meneling Road, Batchelor, NT 0845.

Responsibilities include:  Livestock Operations/Logistics Coordinator – purchase livestock, manage deliveries; liaise with management regarding supply; establish/maintain relationships with stakeholders; maintain records; manage and mentor livestock team.  Livestock Hand – assist with receivals; low stress stock handling; maintain yard/pen hygiene; follow OH&S procedures and policies.

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Livestock Sales Manager – NSW

As part of Nutrien Ag Solutions’ Bourke team you will manage customers’ livestock requirements and  identify sales opportunities, and coordinate strategies and programs ensuring positive financial outcomes.

Responsibilities include:  Proactively develop effective multi-level and multi-activity relationships with stakeholders; Develop and implement an appropriate business plan for assigned customers to retain and / or grow revenue, profitability and to build and maintain customer satisfaction; Develop and coordinate stud stock fixtures for sheep, cattle & goats; Manage livestock client requirements.

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Farm Manager – Tas

TRT Pastoral Group is amongst Australia’s largest privately owned pastoral groups. The group owns one of Australia’s largest grass fed Black Angus herds with over 18,000 hectares in N.E. Victoria, King Island and N.W. Tasmania.  Due to expansion TRT Pastoral is looking to fill the key position of Farm Manager for its 6,000 hectare Woolnorth Aggregation in North West Tasmania.

The successful applicant should have extensive experience in management of large scale intensive beef operations including:  Leadership by example; Experience in rotational grazing, low stress stock handling; Reporting – including collating, analysing, and acting on performance data.  We are looking for a career applicant wishing to be integral in our strategic expansion plans.

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Pen Rider / Stockperson

Stanbroke is a family-owned, integrated Australian beef business, and we have a full-time position available for a Pen Rider & Stockperson at our  30,000 head feedlot, located at Chinchilla on the Western Darling Downs, Qld.

This position is suited to an appropriately skilled, self-motivated and energetic person capable of undertaking pen riding and general livestock work. The main duties performed in this role include cattle movements and mustering, handling cattle at arrival, drafting and dispatch, monitoring animal health and wellbeing and general yard maintenance. Previous feedlot experience would be beneficial but not essential, applicants with their own horses, tack and basic computer literacy will be highly regarded in the selection process.

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Feed Mill Hand

Stanbroke is a family-owned, integrated Australian beef business, and we have a position within the Feed Mill team at our 30,000 head state of the art feedlot, located at Chinchilla on the Western Darling Downs, Qld.

This position is suited to an  appropriately skilled person willing to undertake the operation of heavy plant and machinery with high attention to detail.  Skills required include:  Basic computer skills; High attention to detail;  A good understanding of animal welfare practices, quality assurance and workplace health & safety; The ability to work in a team environment.  Previous feedlot or operation of heavy plant and machinery experience would be advantageous but is not essential.

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Senior Labour Hire Executive – Meat Processing

We are an international investment group with operations throughout Australia, hence location is not a critical factor in candidate selection. Our current meat industry clients cover Beef, Sheep, Pork and Goat processing and range from large to small processors and value adding facilities.

We now seek the services of a well-qualified, experienced and results driven Meat Industry or related business development focussed executive to assume this national role. Candidates will be business development or related professionals who clearly have leadership and business development experience in meat or a related food industry, however serious consideration will be given to those who have a proven track record of client engagement outside the meat industry.

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Assistant Manager – NT

Hewitt is a progressive, innovative and expanding large-scale livestock enterprise with grazing assets throughout Queensland, Central Australia and New South Wales. The position of Assistant Manager will be based at Narwietooma NT, reporting directly to the Station Manager, and sharing the responsibility of day to day operational management.

We are seeking a strong communicator, an excellent mentor and team player who is looking to take the next step in their career. The Narwietooma Aggregation is located at the foot of the West MacDonnell Ranges spanning across an area of 2.7 million acres. Being in Central Australia, the aggregation has access to all three key Australian beef markets (Slaughter, Store and Live Export).

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Business Project Manager

Our client is Australia’s leading ASX-listed regenerative food and agriculture company changing the way Australia eats and farms.  With existing distribution agreements and as part of their planned expansion, the group is set to open a manufacturing pilot plant. This is a unique opportunity to drive a business from a greenfield operation and establish processes and to drive best practice.

The Business Project Manager (BPM) will be responsible for project delivery in line with established plans, budgets, timeframes, policy objectives and other project priorities. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the BPM will be responsible for considerable company representation to external and internal parties and the completion/presentation of timely project documentation.

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Chief Financial Officer

Our client is one of Australia’s long term agri fund managers and Carpendale Agri, a vertically integrated grain production, storage and logistics operation in Goondiwindi, is one of their key assets.

As Chief Financial Officer you will be responsible for managing the finances of the Carpendale Agri business.  You will ensure the efficient delivery of functional responsibilities including – Finance & reporting; Budgeting, forecasting, planning & analysis; Tax compliance and strategy; Treasury management;  Supporting HR function and promoting health and safety.  You will possess strong analysis and strategic thinking to drive optimal financial outcomes for the 3 enterprises – farming, transport and the grain handling facility.

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Assistant Manager – NSW

This professionally managed Angus beef and breeding operation prides itself on being a progressive, commercial cattle breeding and fattening enterprise. The property consists of two properties in close proximity to each other comprising  4000Ha.

Currently, the 2 properties are carrying 2,600 breeding cows, and there is a large-scale AI program implemented on 1000 heifers annually. The business presently implements a 900 ha pasture improvement program utilising rotations of winter crops.  Ideally you will ideally have completed some form of Agricultural tertiary education and it will be an advantage if you possess an HR/HC licence, current chemcert, first aid certificate, firearms licence, and working dogs.

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Assistant Farm Manager – Vic

Our client own a large sheep production operation currently joining 33,500 composite ewes for intensive prime lamb production across 4,000 Ha, spread over 8 properties near Branxholme, Vic.    Digital software Agri Webb is used to record all movements, treatments, and other operations.

The Assistant Manager will assist in all day-to-day duties including livestock movements, feeding, animal husbandry, fencing and machinery and water maintenance.  The successful applicant will be encouraged to start or continue training starting with the Lifetime Ewe Management program.

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Senior Farm Hands (2) – WA

Our client is a family-owned and operated mixed farm operation located close to Munglinup in the Goldfields- Esperance region of WA.  This farming business consists of an extensive broadacre cropping program growing wheat, canola, and oats as well as running a small cattle mob and a 4000 head 50/50 crossbred lamb and merino sheep operation.

These two senior roles would suit experienced Farm Hands who have a solid base of farming knowledge and are able to set up, operate and maintain large modern machines while competently performing all cropping operations. Ideally applicants will have a significant boom spray operational background and/or be competent in all aspects of header/seeding operations.

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Stockman – Central Qld

We are looking for an experienced Stockman to join our team at Biloela, in Central Qld, to assist with the day-to-day duties at this beef processing site.

Responsibilities include: General low-stress cattle handling; Drafting; Diagnosing animal health with an emphasis on animal welfare; Arrival of cattle; Maintaining accurate daily records, such as data entry (training provided).  This is an opportunity for a full-time, secure and permanent job which includes industry training, above award wages, and paid induction to site.

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Manager, Engagement AgriFutures growAG

AgriFutures Australia, based in Wagga Wagga, specialises in assisting rural industries to become more innovative, adaptive, and valuable by investing in research, development, and extension.

The Manager, Engagement growAG  is a role responsible for identifying, attracting, and onboarding new stakeholders into the recently formed growAGwebsite, and growing further commercial organisations to the platform. This is an exciting opportunity to grow the platform to its next level, working closely with commercial contributors and working at the forefront of agrifood tech.

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Chief Executive Officer

Rice Breeding Australia Ltd (RBA) is a new not-for-profit company established to enhance the profitability and long-term sustainability of rice growers, and the members of the company will be AgriFutures Australia, SunRice and Rice Growers Association.

RBA is now seeking to appoint their inaugural CEO who will be responsible for ensuring RBA works with industry in delivering sustainable profitability to rice growers.  The CEO will play a key role in leading a transformation of the industry towards a long term profitable and sustainable production system.

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Technical Officer – NT

This is a position that has endless variety and is located at the Douglas Daly Research Farm, situated between the Douglas and Daly Rivers, NT.  The Douglas Daly Research Farm is a mixed farming research and
demonstration facility focusing on beef cattle production and improved
pasture development and performance.

You’ll assist the Farm Manager in the daily farm activities of livestock
handling, data collection and maintenance of farm facilities and equipment. Employment comes with an air-conditioned two-bedroom unit on site.

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Territory Manager – Animal Nutrition

Our client is a privately owned manufacturer and marketer of products  manufactured to client specifications. Supplying east coast customers in the feedlot and grazing industries, their products are renowned for quality and value and are supported by an established and market driven sales team.

Responsibilities include: implementing existing sales plans and marketing activities;  attend relevant industry meetings, conferences, field days and seminars, both in-region and outside;  ability to travel from home base.

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Non-Executive Directors (3)

Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited is an industry-owned, not-for-profit, Research & Development Corporation for Australia’s $15 billion horticulture industry.

The Constitution  requires that in 2022, three of its nine Directors retire and applications are now being sought for these vacancies. Skills required by the Hort Innovation Board as a whole are set out in the Board Skills Matrix 2022.

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Crop Protection Supply Specialist

WinRural works hands-on with agricultural input suppliers to reopen pathways to the farmgate and providing access to world-leading research, development and technology.  The Crop Protection Supply Specialist will be responsible for the active procurement process development and implementation for the portfolio.

Ideal skills and experience include: Relevant tertiary qualifications;  Excellent agchem product knowledge; Supply chain experience and procurement; Strong supply chain/shipping understanding, including China and India; Experience with ERP systems.

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Graduate Hay Buyer – Mallee

As a Hay Buyer you will be responsible for sourcing the required quantity of hay and straw from existing and new growers.

Responsibilities include:  Ensuring that the Company has adequate and appropriate quality hay available to meet sales projections and customer requirements; Maintain existing grower relationships, and establish new,  in areas considered to be of strategic importance;  Managing, coordinating, and documenting the ARGT and feed testing processes for respective growers; Maintain reporting procedures.

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Group Chief Financial Officer

The Mackay Group is a pioneer of the banana industry in northern Australia, and has expanded to become the country’s largest and most significant banana producer.  As an integral member of the Executive Team, the Group CFO is responsible for the planning, implementation, management and operations of all group finance activities.

Skills and experience required include:  Proven experience at executive level with exposure to agriculture;  Relevant tertiary qualifications;  Familiarity with Australian Accounting Standards, Company and Taxation Law; Demonstrated experience in working with major commercial banks on corporate banking facilities.

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Communications Project Manager

Hort Innovation is the grower owned, not for profit Research and Development Corporation for Australia’s horticultural sector.  The newly created position of Industry Communications Project Manager will be responsible for managing a portfolio of industry communications projects delivering operational initiatives.

This involves working closely with the extension team ensuring industry development and communications projects collaborate and complement each other, engaging with industry and promoting awareness of Hort Innovation funded investments in research, trade and marketing.

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Graduate / Station Hand – Central West NSW

Our progressive family business has built a solid cattle trading platform integrated with highly improved pastures and forage crops that allow us to leverage opportunities throughout the year. This enterprise, coupled with winter crop production (wheat, canola and oats), promotes processes to push the boundaries of production.

We are seeking the services of an energetic and motivated individual to  assist in the development of the farms with improved infrastructure, pastures and overall management efficiencies.   You will work closely with the farm manager and owners – we are committed to professional development and promote opportunities for further learning and accreditations.

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Software Support & Documentation

The Agricultural Business Research Institute (ABRI) provides agribusiness software solutions to an international clientele. Its head office is on the campus of the University of New England in Armidale, NSW.

HerdMASTER is a PC based on-farm livestock recording software package developed to meet the needs of livestock producers, and ABRI has a position available for client support, documentation and marketing.  On the job training will provide you with the specialised skills to provide advanced support.

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Trainee Livestock Buyer

Teys Australia has a vacancy for a Trainee Livestock Buyer at our Naracoorte SA,  processing site. This opportunity would suit someone who has grown up and been around the cattle industry,  and keen to develop their livestock buying skills within an innovative, global business.

Selection criteria includes:  Openness to learning from Livestock Managers and buyers to purchase suitable cattle to process; Knowledge of and a solid reputation within the cattle producer community; Customer-first mindset; Respect and care for animals and their welfare; Current Drivers Licence.  Direct saleyard exposure would be an asset.

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Experienced Boners / Slicers / Slaughtermen / Knife Hands

Bindaree Food Group has opportunities for experienced boners, slicers or slaughtermen,and knife hands to join our reputable meat processing company.  We offer temporary to permanent opportunities with competitive wages and immediate start at our facility located in Inverell NSW.

The right applicants will need to meet the following requirements: Experience within the meat industry utilising knife skills;  Have their Q fever vaccination or be willing to obtain; and Be reliable, committed, punctual, willing to learn and have a positive attitude.

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Meat Process Workers

Central Agri Group CAG) is a national business which owns and operates several state of the art Small and Large stock processing facilities, cattle feedlots, cattle breeding and backgrounding properties in Victoria, WA and NT.  We are seeking to employ meat process workers, specifically boners and slicers at our operations in Esperance WA, and Coolaroo & Trafalgar VIC.

Essential requirements: Boning, Slaughtering & Slicing skills / experience;  Knife skills and/or food processing experience;  A forklift licence would be an advantage but not essential; Physical fitness, reliability & a willingness to learn.

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