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Irrigation Manager

Our client is an established horticultural business supplying both domestic and export markets from its existing orchards in Northern Victoria. Reporting to the on-site Manager and a member of the leadership group, the Irrigation Manager will oversee the continuing development and existing operational activities of their operation.

Responsibilities include:  Strategic and practical management of irrigation infrastructure; Manage day to day in-field activities; Identify risks to production tonnage, generate strategies and implement, to ensure production budget is not compromised; Actively manage farm capital improvement initiatives; Prepare and develop farming land, in line with budgets, for the successful planting and growing of fruit trees; Keeping abreast of emerging technologies in the irrigated cropping space both locally and internationally.  To be successful in this role you will ideally be familiar with permanent crop irrigation systems, ideally having worked in a similar role in stone/pome fruit, citrus or table grapes.

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Farm Administration Officer

As our Farm Administration Officer at Wylarah Farm you will be responsible for providing administration assistance and general support to the broader farming team.  This is a great opportunity if you are a great communicator who likes to be part of a close working team and are motivated by helping people and the business.

Key Responsibilities include:  Recording and updating operations data, and ensuring back up of data; Effective record keeping and filing; Assist with the program of work calendar maintenance and co-ordination; Meeting co-ordination, assisting managers in meeting preparation and taking minutes for a smooth running business; Coordinate farm travel bookings; Farm invoicing  and general accounts administration; You could also be supporting research and preparation and analysis of Opex and Capex expenditure and gain exposure to monthly accounts and budget reporting inputs; Checking and entering Payroll and staff record information; Staff and visitor inductions. Other general administration and team support activities or event support as needed.

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Livestock Supervisor

Are you passionate about Livestock and want to make a difference?  Looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment within a growing business offering excellent career development and opportunities?  If so, Teys wants you.  Teys continues to support rural producers and you can be part of that supply chain by leading and guiding the team to provide livestock care and coordination. The role is permanent full time and is based at our Jindalee Feedlot in NSW.

To be successful in this role you will have:  Supervisory experience within a feedlot or pastoral property; Knowledge of contemporary animal husbandry techniques; Superior standards of horsemanship;  Personal qualities of leadership, commitment and enthusiasm plus capability of building high performing teams; Have a genuine desire to work in the beef/feedlot industry;  Continual focus on enforcing safety standards.  Relocation assistance will be provided for the suitable candidate if required.

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Stockpersons

Are you passionate about Livestock/Lotfeeding and want to make a difference?  Looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment within a growing business offering excellent career development and opportunities?  If so, Teys wants you.   Teys continues to support rural producers and you can be part of that supply chain by providing stock support for livestock drafting, pen moving and care and treatment of cattle. The role is permanent full time and is based at our Jindalee Feedlot in NSW.

To be successful in this role you will have:  Competent horse riding skills; Own horse(s) and gear (preferable); Good cattle handling skills;  Able to work in a team environment;  Have a genuine desire to work in the beef/feedlot industry;  Prior pen riding experience (Desirable).  Relocation assistance may be provided for suitable candidates plus maintenance of up to three horses for pen riding roles will apply.

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Feedlot Manager

Coonamble Feedlot is a modern privately owned business that was established in 2006. The feedlot is a state of the art facility using the latest machinery, infrastructure and technology. We are seeking an experienced person to continue to keep the business at the forefront of the feedlot industry.  As Manager you would report directly to the owner.

Key Responsibilities include:  Leading an established team to ensure the best possible livestock performance, animal health and welfare are achieved; Staff training; Ensure all environmental and industry regulations are met; Execution of an operational budget; Assist with the accumulation of livestock and commodities for the feedlot requirements.  Skills Required include:  At least 5 years’ experience in a senior feedlot management position; Excellent communication and leadership skills; Excellent computer skills and experience with Elynx software.

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Regional Business Analyst

As the Central QLD Regional Business Analyst your role will be to provide real time and in-depth analysis of the Intensive business, and play a vital role in supporting the Regional Manager execute the goals of the Intensive business unit.  You will contribute to the success of AACo by providing livestock, financial and analytical support across the region to the Regional Manager and property managers across the business. You will be a numbers whiz, and able to provide assistance to managers during periods of budgeting, reforecasting and end of month reporting, in line with the Finance team’s deadlines and goals.

Key responsibilities include:  Develop relationships with stakeholders; Assist in the procurement of business proposals; Provide analysis and reporting to Regional Manager regularly;  Attending meetings where required, maintaining detailed and accurate meeting minutes; Hold management team for region accountable to KPI’s or targets set; Ad-hoc support for projects both on the property and across the region; Coordinate customer visits throughout region where necessary, and attend these functions.

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Station Manager

Located 60kms north of St George, an opportunity to manage cattle breeding and farming properties “Strathmere” and “Beardie” has become available. The role would involve all aspects of management including overseeing operations for up to 6000 head of cattle, implementation of high animal welfare standards, WH&S program, servicing and maintenance of station equipment and vehicles, supervision of farming contractors and reporting to Livestock General Manager.

Applicants must have experience in the following areas: mustering on horse and motor bike, maintaining fencing and water infrastructure, good communication skills, proficient record keeping mechanical and welding skills would be an advantage.  A renovated 4 bedroom, air-conditioned homestead in an attractive setting overlooking the Balonne River is available for the successful applicant.

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Global market analyst (12 month contract)

The Global Market Analyst is responsible for collecting, managing and storing key statistical data in relation to both domestic and global movements of red meat and livestock. The analyst is also required to work with the broader Market Intelligence Team to develop presentations and reports for internal and external distribution.

The Analyst will focus on Australia’s place in the global market and produce intelligence that will assist MLA and industry stakeholders (including producers and co-marketing participants) to develop business development and market strategies designed to influence demand for Australian red meat; and keep our levy payers informed of key trends and changes impacting their businesses.

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Livestock Administration Assistant

Based in Goondiwindi QLD, the Carrington Group of Companies (RMI Pty Limited) has a full-time position for an Administration Assistant within our cattle operations. As the Livestock Administration Assistant you will be responsible for all administrative requirements involved within the cattle operations, from data entry of cattle sales and purchases, to inventory management of stock movements, feed products and production. Whilst maintaining and reviewing company policies to ensure our compliance with the industry best practice and standards.

Skills and Experience:   A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar agricultural role;  A sound understanding of the cattle/livestock industry;  Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office programs particularly Excel;  Experience with eLynx software or similar programs;  A working knowledge of NFAS and the NLIS database;  Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;  A strong work ethic with exceptional attention to detail;  Friendly and well presented;  Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.This is an ideal role for a capable administrator with a enuine interest in the cattle and beef industry, to join a locally owned family business in a thriving regional community.

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Livestock Manager – Feedlot

Australian Country Choice (ACC), together with Australian Cattle and Beef Holdings (ACBH) offers this opportunity to join our team at Brindley Park Feedlot which is located 32km from Roma.    The Livestock Manager is critical to ensuring all our cattle handling, treatment, processing, feeding and movement is undertaken safely, effectively and to the highest possible standards of animal health, welfare & quality.

By effectively planning, overseeing & managing the day to day feedlot & livestock activity, responsibilities include:  Driving team & individual performance through effective people management & supervision; Ensuring accurate data & information capture, recording & reporting; Budget & financial management & reporting.  You share our passion for cattle, our commitment to the health & welfare of our people and animals and you have an uncompromising approach to working safely and ensuring quality results.  Addtionally you will have 5 years livestock experience within an intensive/feedlot environment, where you’re either currently doing a similar role within a smaller operation, or, you’re an energetic, up & coming head stockperson, supervisor or senior leading hand.

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Technical Manager – Pastures

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an industry leader whose culture is driven by research and innovation. The role has a strong link to research, and you will be incorporating current research outputs into development and extension projects on a national basis. You will also be required to create value both externally and internally by developing and implementing extension and R&D programs. Critical to the role will be the ability to manage projects and programs at a high level and within strict timelines.

To be successful in this role, you will have experience (ideally 7-10 years) within pastures or animal nutrition in a technical capacity, or have experience in related agronomy, technical development or extension based positions. Based in Melbourne, the role will require travel as required on a regular, but well planned basis. An excellent remuneration package is on offer to attract candidates of the highest calibre.

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Shipping and Documentation Officer

We are looking for a Shipping and Documentation Officer to join the beef team at Mort & Co.  This position will be based in the Toowoomba office and will be responsible for the administration management of all export and domestic logistics and have a good understanding of the meat industry.

YOU WILL BE – Working with the Meat Sales and Operations Team on all end-to-end customer orders and logistics; Liasing with government bodies, agents, shipping lines, freight forwarders; Executing product exports by both air and sea freight and generating necessary documentation required; Coordinating all foreign exchange deals, transfers and close outs; Controlling all levels of administration regarding shipping & logistics.  WE REQUIRE YOU TO HAVE – Ideally two or more years experience in a similar role and the meat industry;   Excellent communication skills (written and interpersonal); Excellent attention to detail;  Ability to work independently in a fast paced work environment; and  Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously, work under pressure and meet deadlines.

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Livestock Overseer

Cunningham Cattle Company has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated Livestock Overseer to join our team managing a large beef cattle breeding/backgrounding and finishing/farming aggregation in southern Queensland.

Reporting to the Farm Manager, you will be responsible for assisting in the day to day operational management and development of the property to achieve maximum sustainable production and profitability.
The property is over 18,000 hectares and is within 50km of a major rural center and less than 400km from Brisbane. Comfortable on farm accommodation, work vehicle and other benefits are offered with the role.  An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful candidate based on experience and qualifications.

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Liveringa Station Opportunities

Liveringa Station is located 110km South East of Derby in Western Australia, and only 2.5hrs drive from the coastal town of Broome.
Liveringa offers progressive opportunities to grow within the industry through its abundant versatility within the feedlot, pivot irrigation and commercial beef herd, where low stress stock-handling and horsemanship skills are a prime focus. Liveringa prides itself on teamwork and community, where rewarding careers can evolve.

We are seeking applicants for the below roles commencing in March:
Diesel Mechanic – Establish and maintain the maintenance program for all station vehicles, plant & machinery; implement the program & carry out the maintenance required; manage the spare parts inventory, including ordering of parts & equipment as required.  Farm Hand – Operate cropping machinery including tractor and hay and silage machinery. Previous irrigation experience preferred.  Feedlot Operator – Operate the feed mixer and machinery including tractor and loader. Monitor/assess cattle health and well-being. Station Hand – Muster cattle using horses and bikes; attend to all facets of cattle processing; attend to general property maintenance and repair.
MC Road Train Driver – Transport cattle; cart hay and machinery

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Station Manager

Based in Central Queensland, Gordon Downs Station is AACo’s newest property, and home to approximately 8,500 head of cattle at any given time.  As the Station Manager for Gordon Downs, you will be accountable for ensuring all livestock operations, relevant reporting, and budgetary/financial requirements meet a high standard, while leading a team to ensure best practice procedures are maintained across all aspects of the business at all times.

Located 40km’s north of Emerald, Gordon Downs is primarily a backgrounding station, and has joint property management responsibility with Kestrel Coal Mine. Meeting formally on a bi-annual basis in the interests of transparency and collaboratively working together, you will forge a close relationship this group, with effective and open communication absolutely critical in in this role.  This is a position for a leader with superior communication skills and strong people management skills.

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Feedlot Manager

Royal Oak Beef operates a 2500 head feedlot, back grounding and 750-acre farming enterprise 7kms from West Wyalong in Southern NSW. An exciting opportunity is available for an enthusiastic person to manage and have input into all facets of our growing business.  The position would suit an active self-starter who can organise and take pride in improving the site and daily operations.

Duties include administration reporting, feed processing and delivery, livestock inductions, health, animal welfare, staff management and general maintenance. You will lead a small team and have unlimited access to high class nutritional and feedlot management expertise that will assist with support, training and development in your role.
The ability to instil safe work practices, quality assurance and best practice with your management style is vital and your integrity and work ethic will be rewarded with an innovative and competitive remuneration package.

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Livestock Clerk

Teys Australia is an Australian owned and operated business with more than 70 years’ experience in delivering protein food solutions to our customers.  Teys continues to support rural producers and you can be part of that supply chain by providing administrative and office support for livestock procurement based at our Beenleigh complex in Qld.

You will have regular contact in managing the relationships with producers, and work in collaboration with other business units such as Livestock, Finance and Operations to ensure Teys meet and exceed stakeholder expectations.  You will have:   Capability to cover a number of areas including sale yard purchases, reconciliations on invoicing, levy and duty payments, National Vendor declarations, validation of tail tags and cheque runs; Ability to liaise and build relationships with producers and livestock buyers and field enquiries regarding payments;   knowledge of cattle breeds and terminology used in their descriptions;
Computer literacy – MS Excel, Word, Access & JD Edwards & Other Software Packages (Desirable).

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Station Hand – SE QLD

Palgrove is a leading seedstock and commercial cattle producer operating on properties across QLD and NSW.  We are seeking a motivated and experienced Station Hand for a position on the company’s Miles (Drillham) property in S.E. Qld, with occasional travel to our Emerald property. Reporting to the Property Manager, we need a person to join our team who is capable of working either alone or with others in this rewarding position.

To be successful in this role you must have a minimum of 1 year’s experience and a willingness to learn and possess good leadership skills. Key Duties & Responsibilities: Mustering, drafting, feeding cattle; animal husbandry;  Use of quad bikes, horses optional;  Machinery operation and maintenance;  General farm maintenance and repairs; ▪ Adherence to Palgrove’s WH & S operating procedures.   Essential Criteria:   Responsible attitude;  Manual Driver’s Licence; More than 1 year’s experience with cattle and farming.  Desirable Criteria:  Truck licence; AI Certificate;  Current basic first aid certificate.

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Head Stockpersons

For Van Rook Station and Stirling Station in the Gulf of Queensland, these roles would involve being responsible for managing the station stockcamp in addition to other duties to support the Station Manager. Must be available each year for the dry season (from April through to December).

Duties and responsibilities include: Assisting the Station Manager in carrying out the mustering program for the station’s brahman breeder herd; Managing the station stockcamp in their various duties from mustering paddocks, drafting and operating yards, walking away cattle, loading and unloading of trucks and road trains, fencing repairs, running supplement feeding, assisting with waters etc; Managing the inventory of cattle husbandry supplies; Ensuring mustering equipment is regularly kept clean, maintained and serviced by the station mechanic; Ensuring the safety of all persons in the stockcamp at all times; Ensuring the highest standards of welfare for all livestock on the station.

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Chopper Pilot

Based at Lotus Vale Outstation (approx. 90km north east of the towns of Normanton & Karumba in the NQ Gulf), the role would involve heli mustering of cattle on all 4 of our adjoining stations as well as general flying. As the first-duty chopper pilot, where only a single chopper is required for any task, you would be the first pilot on duty. The role would entail around 800hrs flying hours per annum in one of the company’s R22 choppers.

Essential Criteria: Valid PPL-H with low level mustering endorsement; Extensive experience working with cattle, understanding of the highest standards of animal welfare and low-stress stock handling techniques (further training will be provided); Minimum of 1,000 hours previous chopper mustering experience; Demonstrated history of safe flying practices; Sling endorsement (or ability to obtain one); QLD AB Firearms Licence (or ability to obtain one); Demonstrated leadership with strong communication, people management and mentoring skills.

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Station Manager

Based at Stirling Station (approx. 122km north east of the towns of Normanton and Karumba in the NQ Gulf), the role would involve being responsible for all aspects of the management of the station including the company’s Brahman Stud.

Duties and responsibilities include:  Ensuring the highest standards of welfare for 15,000+ head of steers & speyed heifers as well as the stud cattle; Commitment to the company’s strong WH&S program;  Managing all aspects of the daily running of the station – incl. development and implementation of the station’s mustering program, lick program and cap-ex budgets;  Ensuring all station machinery & equipment is regularly kept clean, maintained and serviced by the station mechanic;  Keeping necessary station/cattle movement records and reporting these where required; Mentoring of staff on the station and ensuring best-practice techniques at all times.

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Stationhand

Winnathoola Pastoral Co has a vacancy in the Roma area for a stationhand. The family operated business is involved in the breeding and fattening of cattle as well as in grain and fodder production.

The successful person will join a progressive team and become proficient in all areas of cattle management, farming practices and property development.   The person we seek will be self-motivated and energetic with a strong work ethic.  Comfortable modern accommodation is supplied.

Resumes or for further information email : [email protected]

Livestock Leading Hand

A fulltime position has become available within the Iranda Beef livestock team. Iranda Beef has recently undergone a large scale expansion with a capacity of 15,000SCU and home to modern feeding and cattle handling facilities. Iranda is located 15km north of the township of Tintinara.

Main responsibilities include:   Assist Livestock Manager with planning and scheduling activities when required; Hands on training of new livestock staff;  Receiving, drafting, processing and moving of cattle on a daily basis;  Administration of animal health products;  and General livestock husbandry tasks.  Preferred skills/ experience include:  Experience in the livestock industry; Good stock sense and handling skills;  Some basic leadership skills and experience;  Strong computer based record keeping; and Knowledge of workplace safety and quality assurance systems.  Access to suitable feedlot horses would be advantageous but not necessary.

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Farm Manager – NT

An exciting opportunity is available for a highly motivated Farm Manager for Phoenix Park, an 800 Hectare property located near Katherine, Northern Territory. The Farm Manager will be responsible for the management of an expanding irrigated and dry land farming operation.

The successful applicant will have:  Hands-on practical experience with a strong experience with maintenance and operation of Centre Pivot Irrigation systems and all farming equipment; Experience in management of Contractors; Experience in management of a small team; Sound mechanical knowledge; Chemical Handling and Spraying experience; A strong WHS compliance record.  Accommodation and schooling are available. An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

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Farm Manager – regional TAS

Our client has diverse farming operations in Tasmania which are driven by utilising the latest production techniques through technology adoption and commercial partnerships. This is an outstanding and unique opportunity to be part of the management group for an established intensive irrigated cropping and mixed farming operation.

As Farm Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day farming operations and managing an established permanent team. Whist this role performs a strategic function in the management team of the broader business, it is hands on, and the successful candidate must manage from both sides of the desk. As well as being a hands on manager, you will analyse production conditions to determine development and maintenance activities and prepare regular financial and management reports and maintain accurate cost and operation records in line with existing company policies.   Key to your success will be your ability to manage relationships and be a person who leads by example and is capable and comfortable managing a production environment driven by process, run by systems and commercially funded.

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Sales Representative – Northern WA

Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager, this is an exciting opportunity to represent our dynamic livestock Animal Health portfolio across livestock producers, pastoralists, rural stores and vets. Responsible for developing new business whilst maintaining an existing client base, your task orientation, proactive approach and well developed organisational skills will be highly valued.

The ideal candidate will have extensive animal health sales experience and preferably tertiary qualifications in rural science or a related field. A highly competitive salary package including a tool of trade vehicle is offered to the right candidate.  The role will look after territory covering Northern WA,  specifically the region between Midland and Derby.

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Management Accountant/Business Analyst

We are looking for an experienced accountant, from a food processing background who is highly motivated and ready to add value to our innovative suite of systems. The Management Accountant / Business Analyst is responsible for assisting in financial control, reporting and financial infrastructure maintenance.  This position is expected to be able to work both independently and under the direction of the Financial Manager.

Core Responsibilities include:  Systems Management; Report Development; Financial Business Analysis / Projects;   Information Systems support.  Skills and Experience required include:  CPA / CA qualified or close to completion; 3 years’ experience in a similar role; Experience in food processing / trading would be highly regarded; Prior experience with Netsuite is preferred; Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and ability to quickly learn related software; Experience in the administration of financial system infrastructure;  Strong verbal and written communication skills; Proficiency in Excel and other MS Office programs.

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Feeding Operations Manager

Peechelba Beef is a 27,000 head licensed beef feedlot operating in a central location in North East Victoria. As part of the ICM Agribusiness group, the feedlot is focused on providing high level custom feeding services for a range of domestic and long fed markets.  Currently undergoing an extensive CAPEX program, feeding operations at Peechelba Beef are being upgraded to embrace modern technologies and equipment.  The recent commissioning of a brand-new feed mill facility was the first key step in that process.

We seek an exceptional, hardworking individual who thrives on a challenge to join our team and help to take our business to a new level of operational performance and efficiency.  With strong support from the General Manager, you will be responsible for the management of up to 15 team members in performing all daily commodity and feeding functions.  This includes staff management and training, management of feeding plant and equipment, management of all commodities including scheduling, storage and use, direct feeding functions including bunk calling and feed allocation and financial functions including stocktaking and monthly processing.

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Overseer

Hillcrest Pastoral Company has an exciting opportunity with a full time position available on one of its properties near Lucindale, SA. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who is able to work both autonomously or in a team environment, as part of a large and dynamic livestock production business.

Duties will include but not limited to:  Welfare and health of livestock; Fencing repairs and maintenance; Machinery repairs; Pasture renovation and management; Day to day management.  We are seeking a motivated, energetic, honest, reliable person who is a good communicator.  A house is available on the property.  A local agriculturally focused school is in Lucindale with school bus access.  An attractive remuneration will be negotiated based on experience.

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Agricultural Economist

Based in North Sydney, the Agricultural Economist will provide MLA with best practise economic modelling that accurately describes the impact of MLA’s investments on the red meat industry. The role will partner with the business to provide insightful, pragmatic and timely economic analysis/ tools to inform decisions that maximise MLA’s return on investment (ROI).

Other key components of the role include assisting in the implementation and adoption of MLA’s Investment Framework as well as enriching reporting to internal and external stakeholders with insightful economic analysis/commentary of MLA’s investment portfolio and any other economic issues facing the company or the broader red meat industry.

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Rural Property Sales Specialist

TopX Australia is a growing livestock and property marketing agency that is known for high integrity and an innovative approach to business.  The franchise network is made up of 11 businesses covering most of Queensland. We offer our people an opportunity to be rewarded for their success and work with a company that has an engaging culture, ongoing support and a well-respected brand.

We are seeking confidential expressions of interest for a Rural Property specialist to build their own opportunity in a growing market. If you have a proven track record in rural property sales and are looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you. This role will be what you make it and ideally you will treat the opportunity as your own business within our network.   Requirements: Experienced and licensed Rural Property specialist. Must have own car and be a self-starter. This opportunity will ideally suit an agent who is looking to move away from the corporate world to a smaller and more focused company offering great opportunities for you to be rewarded for your success.

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Branch Manager – NT

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced leader with sound knowledge of livestock agency, rural farm supplies and a working knowledge of Rural Real Estate sales to manage the highly regarded team of the Elders Katherine Branch. You will lead a cohesive, well rounded and high achieving team and be an integral part of the broader NT Rural Community. Your role will be to manage all aspects of branch operations, lead your team to achieve sales and earnings targets, and actively participate in Hub and Zone strategy and planning sessions.

Responsibilities include:  assisting clients with avenues to market;  managing performance and development of employees; developing Branch business plans; managing safety and compliance requirements; developing sales opportunities; guiding employees with technical and product advice; driving the marketing and promotion of Branch products; assisting in the generation of referrals and cross-selling opportunities.

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Workplace Health & Safety Officer

Here is a rare opportunity to play a major role in the continued success of a major Australian agribusiness with a broad geographic reach in rural Australia through its large portfolio of cattle stations.  The WHS Officer will play a leading role in the provision of a broad range of functions to support the achievement of the company’s business goals and driving best practice.  You should be a hands-on team leader with an inclusive and engaging approach, with realistic expectations of the implementation and management of WHS and HR policies and procedures in rural and remote locations.

We are keen to hear from you if you possess the following:  Qualifications in WHS (minimum diploma level); 5 years’ experience in a WHS or relevant industry role; Ability to travel extensively to NT, WA and Qld regional sites; Process and deadline driven with can do attitude; Maturity to work with various stakeholders, including Station Managers, CFO and external stakeholders; Strong ability to work and relate to various stakeholders from the Stations to the Board, forming solid, respectful working relationships and appreciation of working and living in remote environments.

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Sales & Nutrition Representative

Stocklick Trading is a leading manufacturer and distributor of dry lick and molasses blended products throughout Northern Australia and is seeking applications for a Sales & Nutrition Representative based in Roma.

If you have a rural background with knowledge of cattle nutrition, animal health and are familiar with the grazing industry in Queensland and Northern NSW then this is the job for you. You will ideally have a sales background and will be able to develop strong customer relations in an established territory which has lots of growth potential.

Please send applications with a cover letter addressing the above to [email protected]

Policy Manager

The Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) is the recognised Peak Industry Council representing the post farm gate meat industry with membership including the export and domestic meat processors, smallgoods manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors and independent retail butchers.  An opportunity has arisen for a Policy Manager to support the Policy and Advocacy that AMIC conducts on behalf of its members in the processing group.

The AMIC Policy Manager will be responsible for the research and development of policies and advocacy positions on issues that affect AMIC processing group members, particularly matters related to the post farm gate supply-chain that impact on the profitability and sustainability of members. A key output of the position will be the provision of policy and advocacy advice and coordination to the Executive team to facilitate AMIC representation at national and state levels with a range of stakeholders (e.g. ministers and staffers, government departments, industry members etc).

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Head Stockman + MC Driver – NT

Lake Nash Station is a cattle station on the Georgina River in the Northern Territory wholly family owned by Georgina Pastoral Company. Lake Nash is in an enviable location with access to school, nursing clinic and police at the local community 8km from the homestead and also only 240km to Mt Isa.  We have the following opportunities available for long term staff interested in job security.

MC Driver – must hold current MC licence; Previous cattle experience required; Sound knowledge of general maintenance an advantage.  Head Stockman – Prior experience on a large-scale cattle station; Experienced horseperson with ability to be responsible for the welfare of all camp horses; Ability to mentor and train staff, with good leadership skills; Awareness of and responsibility for OH&S requirements; Quiet cattle handling; Attention to detail, as well as being neat, tidy and organised; Willing to learn.

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Machinery Operator – QLD

We are looking to share the Australian experience and require employees from a diverse range of backgrounds with a variety of skills, talents and aspirations, and a strong work ethic to join us.  Located 15km’s outside of Surat in QLD, Wylarah operates as the namesake of our Company’s flagship beef product, as well as being the bull-breeding unit for our Full Blood Wagyu herd. Wylarah also operates a sophisticated farming operation on the property.

Your duties will include, but not be limited to: To grade and maintain station roads and fire breaks; Responsible for conducting general property observations whilst grading; Operate other pieces of machinery if and when needed; Carry out general grader and machinery maintenance when needed.  Requirements:  Relevant licences for operating machinery essential; Ability to work both alone and as part of a team; Ability to organise a daily/weekly work schedule.

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Agronomist – NSW

Delta Agribusiness is a leading force in independent rural services and the retail of agricultural inputs in Regional NSW and Southern QLD. With a strategic footprint comprising a network of 29 business locations from the Riverina in south, to the Southern QLD in the north, Delta Ag is a dynamic and diverse agribusiness.  We are seeking an individual who is passionate about agricultural production and rural lifestyle to take on the opportunity of Agronomist at our Temora and Ardlethan Branches.

The role will involve:  Help drive the adoption of new and evolving technologies including precision agriculture and sensor technology; Assist in the successful running and co-ordination of field days and farmer meetings with additional skill in writing technical and management articles where required.  To be successful in the role you will: have a relevant degree in agronomy or similar and must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in agronomy or related field; have a passion for driving whole farm performance through field-centric technology; have a commitment to innovation and sustainable agronomic and farm management practices.

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Managing Director

A rare career opportunity is now available to work with a major diversified international agrifood organisation and lead the development of a vertically integrated beef supply chain. The organisation has recently purchased a major feedlot operation, and has an existing presence in Australia. As Managing Director, you will lead the large-scale feedlot operation, custom processing and export, working with the international business to grow its Australian beef business and supply product to the organisation, as well as other potential customers.

This high profile leadership role requires a senior professional with a strong livestock and feedlotting background, and exposure to international branded meat marketing would be a distinct advantage. Strong leadership and commercial business skills are essential, along with a strategic approach to build a vertically integrated agrifood business. In addition, a crucial key to success will be in developing a strong business relationship with the international business, with an appreciation for the culture and style of business.

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Sales Manager – Melbourne

Our client is a global business which seeks to employ a Sales Manager to manage and develop stronger ties with distribution partners, and develop new business opportunities nationally through their existing salesforce and relationships with both distributors and farmer (end user) customers.  You will have strong international head office support and some overseas travel will be required from time to time.  The business is looking to this position to develop and drive the business plan for their Australian business.

Although this role is not directly customer facing day to day, you will be a dynamic, results focused sales professional, experienced in developing and mentoring a sales team. You will therefore have experience in the sales and marketing of products through a retail distribution network and your relationship skills will enhance your track record of adding value to your customer base and you will be lateral and strategic in your approach.

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Farm Manager – Regional VIC

This is an outstanding and unique opportunity to be part of the management of an ongoing farming development story which has seen the recent amalgamation of several properties totaling approximately 2400 HA – all within 2 hrs of Melbourne. Predominantly sheep grazing country, the farming enterprises produce merino wool as well as fat lambs and Angus based beef production.

As Farm Manager you will have overall responsibility for the day to day operation, direction and evaluation of the farming activities and will be assisted by existing resources – both permanent and contract based.
As well as day to day management of farming activities, you will analyse market conditions to determine development and maintenance activities and prepare timely financial and management reports and maintain accurate cost and operation records.

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Station Manager

Arrabury Pastoral Company is a family owned and operated company that is in a unique position of caretaking many hectares of country located across the Channel Country, Blackall and Condamine areas.  We are currently looking for a dynamic person or couple to take on the management of Cluny Station which is located 30km east of Bedourie which is 170km north of Birdsville, and 530km south of Mt Isa.. The company would also consider a capable person that has been a headstock person/overseer equivalent who can demonstrate they are ready to become a manager.

An overview of Responsibilities & Duties: Ensuring the highest standards of welfare for our cattle; Implementation and commitment to the company’s strong WH&S of all staff and visitors to the station; Managing all aspects of day to day running of the station; Highly organised and with an excellent level of attention to detail;  A team player who contributes with others on the station and within the business.

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Farm Overseer

Arrabury Pastoral Company is seeking to fill the position of a Farm Overseer for Binda which is a cropping and cattle property situated between Condamine and Meandarra, roughly 368 km from Brisbane. Arrabury Pastoral Company is a family owned and operated company that is in a unique position of caretaking many hectares of country located across the Channel Country, Blackall and Condamine.

This position will include but not restricted to the duties of: Operation of – Case Patriot 3330 Sprayer with 36 Meter Boom,  John Deere 9530 tractor,  Auto Steer functions , Kuhn Trailing Feed Mixer;    Mixing and delivering feed to Bunks on a rotational basis;  Operation of all other machinery associated with day to day management of a mixed farming enterprise;  Repairs and Maintenance of all machinery  Mustering and moving stock with motor bikes;  Assist with chemical and inventory records ;  Assist with maintaining animal and paddock records;  Ensuring good animal welfare practises are used at all times.

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Operations Manager – Feedlot

Harvest Road Group is developing WA’s largest cattle feeding facility in Koojan Downs, two hours north of Perth, which will have an initial capacity of over 20,000 head.  We are seeking an experienced Operations Manager to join the Project Team at this early and exciting stage in the facility development.  After playing a key role in the project design and development, the Operations Manager will transition to a hands-on role managing the facility and its future expansion.

To hit the ground running, proven experience managing a large intensive cattle feeding facility is essential. Through the project development phase, strong project management skills will be critical. Once established, managing the facility will require both technical and people management capability. Reporting to the General Manager Operations, this role will have access to support via the shared resources of the wider Group.

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Farm Manager

Goonoo Farm, just outside of Comet QLD,  is a high-functioning and successful farming operation.  Approximately 7000ha in size, Goonoo Farm consists of 6000ha of dry land farming and 1000ha of flood irrigated crops, predominately growing grain, silage and hay.  You will be accountable for ensuring all farming operations, relevant reporting and budgetary financial requirements meet a high standard, while leading a team to ensure best practice procedures are maintained across all aspects of the business at all times.

Your role exists to make our business better. On any given day this could include, but is not limited to: Developing and maintaining beneficial relationships with stakeholders; Ensuring cropping program fulfils critical commodity supply; Be proactive in seasonal management of forage cropping to match feed pool changes; Ensure irrigation systems are utilised to maximum efficiency where appropriate; Reporting of paddock and crop conditions; Working alongside the Station and Feedlot manager to operate as one integrated unit.

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Maintenance Manager

Wodonga Abattoir is a large Meat Processing Facility based in Wodonga VIC, which processes cattle, sheep, goat and lamb for overseas markets.  The position of Maintenance Manager provides a great career opportunity to work within the Australian Red Meat Industry.

Duties include:  team management; analysis of inspection reports;  an understanding of preparation of specifications, contracts and tender processes; an understanding of the principles of project management, scheduling and cost control techniques; management of maintenance and strategic engineering decisions.

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Livestock Administration Officer

A proudly Queensland brand, Mort & Co was first established in 1843.  We are looking for a Livestock Administration Officer to join our team.  This newly created position, based in our Toowoomba head office, will report to the Livestock Administration Manager and is a rare opportunity to gain exposure to all facets of the administration functions in an industry leading multi-site feedlot company.

The role will include:  processing cattle movements; company, client and customer reporting and communication; liaison with feedlots and livestock buyers.  The successful applicant will be: proficient in using MS Office; adaptable and ready to learn new software systems – prior experience with Feedlot 3000 or StockAid will be highly regarded ; highly organised and with an excellent level of attention to detail.

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Welder – Goonoo Feedlot

As the Welder for Goonoo Feedlot, you play an integral part in the fabrication and assembly of structural metal products throughout the property. This includes frameworks or shells for machinery, ovens, tanks, stacks and other metal parts for buildings according to their jobs or blueprints.  To be successful in the role, you have to have the ability to accurately and in a timely manner attend to the needs of Feedlot and Feedmill for all things welding and occasionally maintenance.

Key responsibilities include:  Mechanical repairs and maintenance of Feedlot and Feedmill equipment and vehicles; Maintain efficient workshop; Work according to a Maintenance Program; Joint responsibility for ordering spare parts, oils, and fuels; Operate machinery when required.  Selection criteria includes:  meet all the educational and experience pre-requisites for the appointed FFB level as specified in the current AACo Certified Agreement; Strong structural welding or fabrication with fit-out experience, with the ability to read drawings and follow instructions.

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Asset Manager

Due to continued growth, a major international organisation, well established in Australia and NZ with a broad range of agricultural investments, is now seeking an Asset Manager to oversee a portfolio of leased agricultural assets, ensuring optimum performance consistent with the groups objectives, strategies and policies.  The position will deliver on key aspects of portfolio performance covering net income, capital expenditure, arrears management, review of valuations along with development, sustainability and WHS outcomes.

Skills and attributes required for this position include:  ideally, at least 3-5 years in Asset Management, valuations or analytics (or similar) in the agricultural sector; relevant tertiary qualifications; exposure to agricultural property markets and market participants; demonstrated analytical, conceptual and problem-solving ability.  This position will suit somebody looking to step up and further their career in agricultural Asset Management with a local entity who is a wholly owned subsidiary of a major international organisation.

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Barkly Downs Station – Multiple opportunities

We are 100% Australian owned and operated, and the world’s largest, family owned vertically integrated beef supply chain. Barkly Downs Station, our largest cattle breeding property situated on 2.3 million acres and located 150 km from Mt Isa has several permanent positions now available for:   Mechanic (strong mechanical knowledge of rural plant, equipment, machinery & tools);  Road Train Driver (12 months livestock transport experience);  Plant Operator (Loader/grader experience); and  Station Hands (with cattle handing & strong horsemanship).

You need to reliable, take pride in what you do and, you do it well. You thrive working hard and having fun while you’re at it. You’re seeking a rural and remote working life that offers balance, challenge and personal reward. You’re totally committed to working safely, for yourself and your team. Along with the relevant skills, experience & licences for the job you’re applying for – successful applicants will have:   Experience living & working in remote and rural station environment;  Valid manual driver’s licence;  Solid understanding of workplace health & safety ;  Ability to work well in a team as well as on your own; and  Strong work ethic and commitment to doing a quality job.

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Livestock Hand

Goonoo Feedlot and Station is situated in the Central Highlands of Queensland, 250km west of Rockhampton, 65km south east of Emerald, and 20km south of Comet.

Duties & responsibilities for the Livestock Hand include:  General cattle handling and movement; Cattle induction procedures; Handling and treatment of sick cattle; Operate machinery as required; Pen riding;  Autopsies; Work in a safe and healthy manner; Maintain records; Ensure the tidiness and cleanliness of the feedlot.  Applicants must have:  Cattle and horse husbandry/welfare skills; Computer knowledge; Sound horse riding ability (own horse gear e.g. saddle preferred); Available for long-term employment; Previous experience with cattle and horses desired.

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Regional Manager – Breeding and Genetics

As Regional Manager, Breeding & Genetics you will have overall accountability for the genetics of the AACo herd across multiple stations.  You will have operational oversight of the Studs as well as a strong focus on product innovation and driving the genetics/traits of the live animal to deliver to our brands.  As the regional manager, you will also be accountable for the day to day operations, review current work in progress and capital projects, as well as relevant reporting, for these seven-day operations with well-established systems and processes.

Your role exists to make our business better. On any given day, this could include, but not limited to: Oversee the management of Wylarah, Glentana, Collie Blue, Carrum and Muldoon; Lead and manage the activities of the region;  Actively participate in Breeding and Genetics committees and other opportunities to contribute to legislative, policy, regulatory, research and certification development.

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Pastoral Operations Manager + Station Manager

Ashmulla Pastoral Company (an Ashburton Aboriginal Corporation Enterprise) operates three pastoral properties in Western Australia, being Peedamulla Station (near Onslow), Mt Divide Station (near Nullagine) and Karbar Station (near Cue). Responsibilities for these positions include:

The Pastoral Operations Manager – assess staff capacity; review current management structures of the properties; relieve overseers as required; monitor asset movements, NLIS integrity and exploring new options for commercial enterprise.  The Station Manager – livestock welfare, herd management and husbandry programs; implement the maintenance and capital improvement objectives; upkeep station infrastructure; oversee the development and management of water resources, and adhere to pest and weed management plans, and ensure stock movements are recorded in compliance with the NLIS.

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Overseer – Krongart Station

Krongart Pastoral Company is inviting applications for the role of Overseer at Krongart Station which is a highly productive and progressive family owned property located 15km south of Penola in the lower south-east of South Australia.  Krongart is 3500 acres in area and produces quality Angus, Hereford and cross-bred cattle that are sold as EU & PCAS eligible.  The cow herd is made up of approx. 900 easy-doing females with outstanding temperament.  In addition to the beef operation, lambs are traded and an annual cropping and pasture renovation programme is undertaken.

Reporting to the Manager, the Overseer is responsible for livestock production, pasture management, supervision of staff and property infrastructure construction and maintenance, and WH&S policies and procedures – this is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and passionate team member.

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Meat Process Workers

Central Agri Group CAG) is a unique national business, strategically located across three Australian states. CAG owns and operates several state of the art Small and Large stock processing facilities, cattle feedlots, cattle breeding and
backgrounding properties in Victoria, Western Australia and the Northern Territory.  We are seeking to employ meat process workers, specifically boners and slicers at our operations in Esperance WA, and Coolaroo & Trafalgar VIC.

Duties will include: Lamb, Mutton & Beef – Boning, Slicing, Slaughtering; General Labouring (skilled and non-skilled workers); Essential requirements for the position: 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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Experienced Boners, Slicers and Slaughter Workers – Greenham Gippsland

Our Gippsland (Moe) plant requires experienced FULL-TIME boners, slicers & slaughter people for immediate start for Monday to Friday positions.  Greenham Gippsland is a 100% Australian family owned business. The plant has recently been renovated and is expanding production in new and modern facilities. It’s an exciting time for new jobs in the region and the company is secure and stable.

Meat processing is strenuous work and requires physical fitness and strength. Applicants will have to undergo a medical examination and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Employees are provided with uniforms and appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Greenham offers excellent wages and conditions. Get on board today!

Applications can be obtained from our office – Phone 03 5127 4000 and ask for Belinda Taylor or fill out an application on the website https://bit.ly/2K9dx3u.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Experienced Boners, Slicers, Slaughtermen

Our Gippsland (Moe) plant requires experienced FULL-TIME boners, slicers & slaughtermen for immediate start for Monday to Friday positions.  Greenham Gippsland is a 100% Australian family owned business. The plant has recently been re-opened and is expanding production in new and modern facilities. It’s an exciting time for new jobs in the region and the company is secure and stable.

Meat processing is strenuous work and requires physical fitness and strength. Applicants will have to undergo a medical examination and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Employees are provided with uniforms and appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

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Meat Inspectors / AAOs

Meat Inspectors P/L was Australia’s First Federal Government Approved as an Independent Quality Inspection Company, and our team annually inspects 2.3 million head of cattle, 5.9 million lamb and sheep meat, 780,000 goats, approximately 8,000 field Kangaroos, 57,200 farmed rabbits and deer from time to time. We offer ongoing training and development, a permanent role, career advancement in agriculture and food manufacturing.
Requirements of the role include: Certificate 3 in Meat Processing (Meat Safety) or Certificate 4 in Meat Processing (Meat Safety) / or be eligible to enrol into a Cert 4 Training program; Be able to work within a team or individual environment with reporting protocols.  The positions are located in Brisbane (3), Adelaide (1), Regional Victoria (2) and Tamworth (1).

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Boners, slicers, butchers

JBS Dinmore is Hiring NOW! Our Dinmore plant, located near Ipswich is currently seeking Labourers, Boners, Slicers and Butchers.

This is a great opportunity to enter a career at the ground floor with endless opportunity; it’s up to you how far you go. This a great chance to earn good money. Join this dynamic, safety conscious, energetic team and make your 2018 a year to remember.

Interested? Resumes should be forwarded to: [email protected] or drop it off at the guard house.

Meat Process Workers

Thomas Foods International, located at Murray Bridge SA, is one of Australia’s premium meat processing companies.  We are currently looking for beef/lamb/mutton Boners, Slicers, and Slaughterers and general labourers (skilled & non-skilled workers).

The key skills required for these roles include boning, slicing, slaughtering, and live stock handling – a forklift licence would be an advantange but not essential.  We offer comprehensive on the job training and  traineeship programs and this is an opportunity if you are looking for a well-rewarded career.

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