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General Manager Operations

Red8 is entering the red meat supply chain to enable the commercial production of premium quality meat, on-farm, at scale.   This is an opportunity to assist with the commercialisation of this new, mobile, modular, “on-farm” processing system.

Reporting to the CEO, and based in the New England district of NSW, you will provide leadership and oversight of the operational aspects of the meat processing activities and make this role your own.  Skills and experience required include:  a demonstrated success as a manager with strong knowledge of the meat processing sector, with career experience in operational roles; deep understanding of (incl. certification where relevant) of AusMeat, MSA, Food Safety and QA programs; strong team focus and business acumen with the ability to analyse, steer and report on KPIs and deliver outcomes within tight budgetary constraints.

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Climate Project Officers (7 positions)

With a large portion of Australia battling unprecedented droughts, USQ’s Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (CACS) team is working with the grazing industry to better manage drought and climate risks.   Join us and play your part.  Through the Northern Australia Climate Program, a partnership between the Queensland Government, Meat and Livestock Australia and the University, USQ Climate Project Officers work with local communities to build knowledge and capacity by engaging with stakeholders, offering specific climate information and forecasts tailored to the region.
We currently have a number of Climate Project Officers working in a part time capacity within their local communities across northern Australia.  We’re now seeking to grow this team and have positions available in the following locations: Pilbara; Kimberley  / Victoria River Downs; Katherine; Central Qld; South West Qld; Qld Channel Country; South East Qld. This is a unique opportunity for someone with a strong knowledge of the pastoral industry and a keen interest in climate variability to lead and influence climate risk management in regional northern Australia.
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Head Stockperson

Hancock Agriculture has an exciting opportunity available for an experienced, highly motivated and energetic Head Stockperson to lead the stock camp team at Liveringa Station.  Liveringa is a 265,00 Ha property, located in the West Kimberley Region of WA, with an extensive beef cattle breeding and irrigated farming operation. The position is available for commencement mid-late February 2020.

Key duties and responsibilities include: Assist with planning, implementing and evaluating the livestock program and related station operations; Supervising and undertaking effective and timely herd management, including mustering programs; Accurate recording of stock numbers for the livestock information system; Maintaining and developing facilities and improvements; Monitoring and responding to land and environmental issues;  and Assist with purchasing.  Skills and experience required include:  Competent in the use of horses and motorbikes; Proven livestock assessment and husbandry experience; Proven ability to keep accurate livestock records; Hold a current Driver’s licence (HR to MC licence desirable); Hold a Motorbike licence (preferred); Have a current Senior First Aid Certificate.

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Head Stockperson

Harvest Road Group is WA’s largest vertically integrated beef business. It is currently seeking an energetic, experienced Head Stockperson to join our team at Minderoo Station, in the Pilbara WA, to lead the livestock team to complete seasonal mustering activities across the Pastoral aggregation.

The role requires a strong focus on animal welfare and staff safety, while working closely with management to achieve objectives. The successful candidate must be competent in livestock husbandry and horse handling, with base mechanical knowledge and accuracy in data recording highly regarded. The successful candidate will gain exposure and/or experience in different aspects of the beef business including the multiplier herd program, backgrounding and feedlot operations, building and working in state of the art yard facilities, horse breeding and fodder production. Competitive remuneration package, modern accommodation and long-term career opportunities across the Harvest Road Beef businesses on offer to the right applicant. Accommodation and employment opportunities available for couples.

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Farm & Livestock Manager

Tintinallogy Station is a 315,000 acre property located 70km north east of Menindee NSW, and part of a larger family run business which includes the properties of Denian, Overnewton, Hazel-dell and Coolaminyah.  Currently Tintinallogy runs predominantly Merino sheep, boer goats and a small dorper enterprise with plans to turn it into a full dorper sheep operation.

Responsibilities and duties will include: Monitoring dams, trough waters, bores and livestock feed (during dry times); Managing and working with a team to carry out chopper assisted mustering on two wheeled motorbikes;  Servicing farm and property machinery; Infrastructure development such as fencing, yard building, new watering points; Stock handling; Home Butchering, gardening, general tidying of home area in quiet times; General farm and workshop maintenance.  Applicants should have a current driver’s licence; motorbike experience; stock handling experience and ability to manage and work with a team.

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Assistant Station Manager / Head Stockman

Ashburton Aboriginal Corporation (AAC) is looking to fill a new position on their Central Western Australian cattle station at Cue. The station will work in conjunction with our other stations to finish AAC’s Angus Senepol/ Brahman herds’ progeny for domestic and live export trades.

The successful applicant will need the following attributes, but not limited to: Strong livestock skills, both breeding and feeding; Interest in breeding genetics improvement; Usual skills in welding, fencing, basic mechanical work, book keeping (electronic monitoring of cattle will be a feature); Maintenance and installation of solar pumps and windmill repairs will be an important part of the role; An interest in, and knowledge of feeding cattle will be an advantage; Mustering will be via buggies and helicopters, but horses will be used in livestock monitoring and weaning.  Own horses and dogs are welcome on property.

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Account Manager – Agtech

Our client is a world leader in making agriculture more connected, helping to lead the way in digital agriculture, by future proofing farm data management through the use of  geospatial [AG(1] [AK2] [MP3]  data management technology.  They now require the services of an Account Manager – Agtech to join the team and drive growth across key broadacre cropping markets throughout the territory of Sth NSW and Victoria.

Responsibilities include:  End user adoption of technology and new sales within your region; Regular regional visits of field retail customers; Provide onsite software training[AG(4][AK5] [MP6].   Ideal skills and experience include:  Experience as an account manager, agronomist, in agricultural sales or similar; Degree in business, science or agronomy (preferred, not essential); Significant experience and knowledge in agriculture; High level interpersonal and listening skills; and Experience with CRM software (eg Salesforce) and MS Office[AG(7][MP8].

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Cook

Anthony Lagoon is located approx. 440km north east from Tennant Creek. Eva Downs, which borders on the western side of Anthony Lagoon, is located approx. 300km north east from Tennant Creek. The two properties are set in the hub of the Northern Territory’s Barkly Tablelands on the historic Barkly Stock route. In this important role you will showcase your ability to prepare nutritious meals for nine core staff + visitors, with attention to detail for stock ordering, excellent kitchen hygiene standards, a friendly and flexible approach and a strong work ethic.

You will work across the two stations on a 2 week rotational basis to support the camp and duties will include, but are not limited to: Ensure sufficient supply of lunch and morning tea meals; Ensure adequate variety and consideration of dietary requirements, eg. Gluten intolerance and any allergies; Meal planning and stores planning; Assist with daily rotation of sprinklers; Domestic duties (helping out where needed to maintain the appearance of the station); Mowing of lawn (if required to help maintain appearance of the station).

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Head Stockperson

South Galway is located in the heart of channel country, 400km south west of Longreach or 1,300km north west of Brisbane by road.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: Perform your job in a safe manner in line with AACo safety programs and procedures; Take responsibility for your safe work behaviour; Manage welfare of all livestock according to the Code of Practice; Organise mustering teams and implement animal husbandry programs; Record accurate and prompt stock numbers for the company’s livestock information system; Lead and train station stock staff into an effective livestock handling team; Maintain paddock security with reference to gates and fence.  Skills and experience required include:  Previous experience in a similar role preferred; Computer knowledge and a basic level of skill in MS Office; Sound working knowledge of station activities; Working knowledge of market specifications and ability to draft cattle accordingly; Willingness to professionally represent AACo at industry and community affairs; Livestock and horse riding experience are essential and general machinery maintenance experience is preferred.

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Road Train Driver

Brunette Downs is situated in the middle of the Barkly Tableland and is located 350km north east of the nearest town, Tennant Creek and 660km northwest of Mount Isa in Queensland which serves as the station’s main service town. The property comprises of mostly open downs country and is involved in the breeding and backgrounding of the companies Australian Composite.

As a key member of the crew your duties will include but are not limited to: Transportation of cattle; Loading and handling cattle in line with AACo animal welfare standards; Adhere to current fatigue management guidelines; Complete all paperwork as required; Carry out road train maintenance and serviceability.  ; in serviceability and ensure the vehicle is of roadworthy condition.  Skills and experience required include:  Current HR drivers’ licence; Previous experience in a similar role is advantageous; Ability to work both alone and as part of a team; Good communication skills.

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Livestock Hand – Feedlot

Lotte’s Sandalwood Feedlot is a 16000 head feedlot, run in conjunction with a 2000 hectare grazing and farming operation.  It is located 20km east of Dalby on Qld’s Darling Downs, about 2.5hrs west of Brisbane and only 1hr drive from Toowoomba.   Sandalwood currently has a terrific opportunity for an experienced Livestock hand who will be part of the Feedlot Livestock team, optimising team outcomes and helping drive a customer first mindset.

Responsibilities include: Daily monitoring of Animal Health; Drafting, Inducting, Treating, Exiting and moving cattle; Accurate Data entry and record keeping; and Maintaining Feedlot stock handling facilities.  Skills and experience required include: Relevant previous Feedlot animal health experience; Diagnose & treat symptoms; Appropriate demonstrated livestock handling ability and Horsemanship; Flexibility to work on any tasks that are part of the overall running of the feedlot.

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Feedmill Hand

Lotte’s Sandalwood Feedlot is a 16000 head feedlot run in conjunction with a 2000 hectare grazing and faming operation.  It is located 20km east of Dalby on Qld’s Darling Downs, about 2.5hrs west of Brisbane and only 1hr drive from Toowoomba.  Sandalwood currently has a terrific opportunity for an experienced Feedmill hand who will be part of the Mill team, optimising team outcomes and helping drive a customer first mindset.

Responsibilities include:  Daily feeding of company and customer cattle; Processing and Milling grain and ration ingredients; Accurate Data entry and record keeping using Feedlot software programs; Maintaining Feedmill plant and equipment.  Skills and experience required include:  Relevant previous Feedlot grain milling experience; Operation of Loaders and Feed trucks; Fundamental understanding of Animal Nutrition and managing commodity hygiene; Ability to identify and communicate issues with Feed mill and Machinery mechanised plant/equipment; Flexibility to work on any tasks that are part of the overall running of the feedlot.

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Quality Assurance Manager – Food

Our client is a long established and trusted provider of high value quality food products which are marketed locally and exported around the world.  A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager to lead the quality team and to work closely with stakeholders to ensure the highest standards of food quality and safety of the company’s products.

Responsibilities include:  Develop and maintain the Food Safety and Quality System; Maintain required quality certification including HACCP, SQF, GMP; Oversee, audit and report on the Food Safety and Quality System and associated corrective actions.  Selection criteria includes: Tertiary qualifications in quality and food science or similar; At least five years’ experience in quality systems gained in a food manufacturing environment of which at least two years has been in a senior leadership role; Prior experience with HACCP, SQF, BRC or QMS quality systems and leading and meeting the requirements of quality systems for major food retailers or for export markers; and Demonstrated experience in establishing a high-performance quality culture.

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Head Stock Person

Amungee Mungee Station is quickly becoming a leader in the NT cattle industry. It has undergone innovative, large-scale, water infrastructure development to increase its carrying capacity significantly and transition to a more intensive production system than previously seen on the Carpentaria region. In addition to this, the station owners also own the largest end-to-end water development company in northern Australia, thus making career development opportunities plentiful within the diverse business portfolio. We are currently accepting applications for a Head Stock Person to join our diverse and exciting team for the 2020 season.

​Selection criteria include:  Experience in a similar role;  Enthusiastic and energetic; Seeking a long term career within the Company; Passionate in optimising production and maintaining the highest levels of animal welfare; Highly respectful towards equipment and colleagues; Engaged and eager to learn and develop their own skills, as well as pass skills on to those around them; Willing to live and work in very remote NT on the Carpenteria; Well presented with a sense of professionalism .​

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Livestock Buyer & Coordinator

Rangers Valley specialises in the production of high quality long fed beef and it has a full time position available for a Livestock Buyer & Coordinator.  Based in Southern NSW / Northern Vic and reporting to the Livestock & Procurement Manager, this position will be an integral part within the Rangers Valley team.

Key responsibilities will include:  Purchasing of livestock; Arrangement of transport and documentation; Collation and supply of producer feedback system; Livestock input and commentary on feedlot intakes; Physical review and coordination of all cattle; Performance data reviews; Monitoring and provision of reports; Follow up of cattle arrival compliance issues; and Invoicing as directed.  To be successful in this role you will ideally:  Understand and comply with WHS requirements; Have experience in livestock transactions and movement; Ability to identify and procure livestock to company specification; Strong analytical skills in being able to analyse performance data; Understanding of animal welfare requirements; Understanding and experience in a vertically integrated supply chain would be advantageous.

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Director of Marketing & Product Management – USA

Reporting to the CEO of Thomas Foods International USA (TFI USA), this senior manager team member will provide leadership, strategic direction and effective coordination of the company’s Marketing and
New Product Management resources, initiatives and processes.

Primary responsibilities include:  Strategy and Budgeting; Customer Insights & Opportunity Identification; Brand Management & Ambassador;  Trade and Consumer Marketing; Product Management & Commercialisation; Regulatory Affairs; Employee Growth & Management.  Selection criteria includes:  Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related field; 10+ years of proven work experience in a marketing and/or Product Management role; 5+ years of proven leadership experience; Strong business and financial acumen; Possess strong knowledge of food items and marketing; Able to travel 50% of the time, both domestic USA and international; Understand and abide by all safety regulations as well as policies and procedures set forth by TFI USA.

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Protein Commodity Sales – USA

Under the supervision of the Manager of Commodity Sales and Procurement, this position will build relationships with commodity customers of TFI USA and provide expertise in protein products and the market to implement sales strategies. You will work closely with other members of the sales, production, procurement and all relevant departments to ensure accurate management of customer accounts and sales.

Duties and responsibilities include:  Develop and nurture professional relationships with key stakeholders within specific market; Work directly with product specialists to provide product expertise and implement sales strategies; Manage all commodity strategic initiatives; Achieve your assigned sales quota and meet assigned expectations for profitability;  Provide sales support at trade shows and sales meetings; Achieve new account acquisition targets.  Selection criteria include:  College degree or equivalent work experience in field of study; 3 – 5 years in a food sales role; Key knowledge of Australian red meat products; Ability to communicate clearly in English.

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Human Resources Advisor

Bindaree Beef Group is a vertically integrated supply chain business and a prominent leader in the Australian meat industry. We currently have an opportunity for a highly skilled, motivated and innovative Human Resources (HR) Advisor for an exciting and fast paced position.  Based in Inverell NSW the HR Advisor will be integral in assisting with the day to day operations of the HR team, as well as play a key role in engaging with Plant Supervisors and Staff to ensure best practice HR operations.

To succeed in this role you will have:  Strong communication skills; Ability to build and maintain valuable internal and external relationships and networks;  Demonstrate a commitment to customer service; Excellent attention to detail and accuracy;  Ability to demonstrate sound judgement and anticipate requirements using initiative; Intermediate level skills with MS Excel, Word and Outlook; Ability to grow with the business and further develop your skills.  Prior experience in a supervisory role and experience and qualification in HR would be desirable but is not essential.

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Maintenance Supervisor – Feedlot

Mort & Co is a leading beef feedlot specialist and one of the largest managers of feedlot cattle within Australia.  Our Pinegrove Feedlot at Millmerran has an opportunity for an experienced, proactive person with a keen eye for detail to maintain our small progressive beef cattle facility.

Reporting directly to the Feedlot Manager and working closely with the other sectional supervisors the position needs to oversee the: Maintenance of all plant, equipment and infrastructure including light vehicles, heavy vehicles (trucks, loaders), feed milling, commodity storage and cattle yards and handling
infrastructure; Maintenance of the site including pen cleaning/ repairs, road work operations and vegetation control; Control of fleet & inventory  management systems; Provide input & advice on development projects within the feedlot.  This position presents an opportunity to develop with an industry leading beef company.

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Livestock leading hand – Feedlot

Mort & Co is a leading beef feedlot specialist in Australia. Our Grassdale
Feedlot has recently undergone a major expansion and, due to our exciting growth, we currently have an opportunity available for a Livestock Leading
Hand!

Livestock leading hand – requirements:  Demonstrated levels of advanced cattle handling, animal health knowledge and horsemanship experience; Strong work ethic and the ability to lead by example; Basic computer literacy and a willingness to build on these capabilities; Excellent interpersonal communication and record keeping skills; Positive attitude and a desire to grow and learn.  The role will involve: Training, mentoring and leading a team; Hands-on supervision of daily tasks including cattle movements and/or animal health; Assisting in the organising, planning and communication of daily work activities to the team; Ensuring company policies and procedures are adhered to at all times;  Data entry/processing and accurate record keeping using specialist feedlot systems; A strong focus on WH&S.

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Livestock hands – Feedlot

Mort & Co is a leading beef feedlot specialist and one of the largest managers of feedlot cattle within Australia.  Our Pinegrove Feedlot at Millmerran has an opportunity for experienced livestock hands to join our dynamic team.

Livestock hands – requirements:  Previous cattle handling and horsemanship experience; A keen attitude and willingness to learn; Own team of sensible workhorses and gear; A strong work ethic & great communication skills; The role will involve: Pen riding and livestock movements; Drafting, processing and hospital treatments; Data entry/processing and accurate record keeping using specialist feedlot systems; A strong focus on Workplace Health & Safety.  We can offer you: Modern horse facilities, horse allowance, feed and farrier; A 10 on 4 off roster; A small and dynamic team environment; and Access to ongoing training and development opportunities.

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Pen Riders – Qld

At JBS Australia we offer you more than just a job. We offer a career with a fast paced, dynamic Company aiming to be the best in everything we do. With JBS, safety is a way of life and everyone matters.JBS Australia’s Beef City Feedlot is a 26,500 capacity feedlot situated on the Toowoomba Cecil Plains Road, between Oakey and Pittsworth, on the Darling Downs. The feedlot is located 35 km west of Toowoomba, 15km from Oakey and 20 km from Pittsworth.

We currently have positions available for Pen Riders. These roles sit within the Animal Health Team and responsibilities include livestock movements, monitoring animal health, administering therapeutics, drafting and dispatch. Applicants with previous sound cattle and horsemanship skills/experience will be looked on advantageously. Applicant should have a good work ethic and be committed to animal welfare.  To be considered for these roles you will need to have access to a minimum of three suitable stock horses (Hendra vaccinated) and own saddlery.

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Head Stockperson – Qld

Hancock Agriculture is seeking to appoint a Head Stockperson at Morney Plains Station located in the Channel Country of SW Qld.  Reporting to the station manager, the Head Stockperson will assist with planning, implementing and evaluating the livestock program and related operations.

Key responsibilities include: supervising & undertaking effective & timely herd management; accurate recording of stock numbers; providing leadership, supervision & training of stock camp team members; maintaining & developing facilities and improvements; monitoring & responding to land & environmental issues; and assisting with purchasing  Successful applicants will have competency in the use of horses and motorbikes; experience in handling cattle in a quiet and controlled manner; proven livestock assessment and husbandry experience; demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills; proven ability to keep accurate records; ability to promote and maintain safe work practices and the highest animal welfare standards.

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Leading Hand – SA

Hancock Agriculture has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated Leading Hand to join our operations at Innamincka Station which is located in South Australia on the banks of the iconic Cooper Creek, in the heart of Burke & Wills country. The Leading Hand will support the Head Stockperson in planning, implementing and evaluating the livestock management program.

Key duties and responsibilities include: Assist in the allocation of day-to-day tasks; Supervision and coaching of Station Hands; Movement, handling and monitoring of cattle; Use horses and bikes for mustering.
Successful applicants will meet the following criteria:  Good communication, interpersonal and leadership skills; Knowledge of station operations; Competent in the use of horses and motorbikes; Ability to handle cattle in a quiet and controlled manner; Current driver’s licence is required (HR to MC licence desirable); Motor bike licence (preferred).

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Station Manager and Assistant (2 positions)

Stanbroke is an Australian family owned integrated beef and cattle company. We are seeking a cattle station manager, and manager’s assistant, at Kamilaroi station which is an exceptional 30,000 head breeding & backgrounding property located 180 km north of Cloncurry.

The successful station manager applicant will have extensive knowledge and experience in the management of large cattle herds, people management, property maintenance and financial management. Being part of a large family owned company, the applicant will be well resourced, have shorter communication channels, greater autonomy and clear long-term objectives.  The station manager’s assistant position will be responsible for all administration duties for the station. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal along with good computer skills are essential for both positions.

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Overseer

Hewitt Cattle Australia (HCA) is a progressive, innovative and expanding large- scale livestock enterprise recognised for employing best management practice across its operations. HCA presents an exciting opportunity for an individual seeking a career in a challenging yet rewarding environment, working amongst a highly professional, industry leading management team. The role will be based at Numery Station, overseeing the everyday operations of Numery situated in the east Macdonald ranges.

The successful applicant will:  Possess a sound knowledge of bores (including both mono pumps and solar); A demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team; Effectively implement work plans; Oversee contractors and station team intermittently; Have a strong work ethic and flexibility to adapt to rapidly changing priorities; and exhibit a high standard of personal presentation.

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Property Manager – Qld

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced and highly motivated Property Manager to join our team managing a large beef cattle backgrounding and finishing property in the Richmond/Hughenden region of Queensland.  Reporting to the General Manager, the property you will be managing is approx. 100,000 acres plus additional agistment, and you will be responsible for day to day operational management to achieve maximum sustainable production and profitability.

The ideal candidate will possess the following credentials:  Sound business skills and principles; Experience in property management on a medium to large property; Sound knowledge and understanding of Beef Cattle production and nutrition; Strong communication skills for clear reporting; Proven ability to build and maintain strong internal and external relationships; Strong team orientation and a preparedness to work with and through others to achieve results; Current driver’s licence.  Tertiary qualification in Agriculture or Business Management is well regarded but not essential.

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Graphics and Multimedia Officer

Angus Australia is seeking a Graphics & Multimedia Officer to be based at office in Armidale NSW.  This full time position is responsible for the graphic design work and production of videos for the purposes of enhancing and promoting the value of Angus, reporting to the Marketing and Communications Manager.

We require someone with relevant qualifications and experience in the following areas:  Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent; Proven graphic design experience; Experience with Illustrator, InDesign, Premier Pro, Photoshop and other programs in the Adobe Design suite; Experience with website maintenance; Experience with electronic newsletter production; Experience with video production; Excellent communication skills; Ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently and meet deadlines; Well-developed computer skills; and Interest and experience in the beef industry.

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Station Manager, Western Qld

As one of Australia’s largest commercial beef herds and high-quality beef producer, this highly integrated company, specialises in grain fed beef and Wagyu beef production. The Station Manager will manage the daily operations of a large aggregation of 691,710 ha with a carrying capacity of 50,000 adult cattle, (the enterprise is predominately a breeding operation running Composite cattle).

Key responsibilities include: Lead, mentor and develop the station team; Management and accountability of budgets and P&L; Prepare short and long term operational plans; Project management of Capital works and development program; Ensure the highest standards of animal husbandry and welfare are upheld; Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders; Ensure all work practices are implemented in line with WH&S and the safety-first culture.

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Pen Rider & Stockperson

A full-time position is available for a Pen Rider & Stockperson at Stanbroke’s 30,000 head feedlot, located at Chinchilla on the Western Darling Downs. The main duties performed include cattle movements and mustering, handling cattle at arrival, drafting and dispatch, monitoring animal health 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.

Key Attributes required include: A high level of competency working with livestock; The ability to utilise low stress livestock handling method; Good horsemanship skills; The capability to perform required animal husbandry procedures; A good understanding of animal welfare practices, quality assurance and workplace health & safety. the roster for this position will be 10 days on, 4 days off and single onsite accommodation options are available to the successful candidate, if required.

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Livestock Hands – Feedlot

Mort & Co is a leading beef feedlot specialist in Australia. Our Grassdale Feedlot is currently undergoing a major expansion and, due to our exciting growth, we currently have opportunities available for additional Livestock Hands!

Livestock hands – requirements:  Previous cattle handling and horsemanship experience would be advantageous; A keen attitude and willingness to learn; Own team of sensible workhorses and gear is required for some positions; A strong work ethic, great communication skills and ability to work a 10 on 4 off roster.  Responsibilities include:  Pen riding and hospital treatments; Drafting, processing and livestock movements; Data entry/processing and accurate record keeping using specialist feedlot systems; A strong focus on WH&S. We can offer you: Modern horse facilities, ( horse allowance, feed and farrier are all provided); Opportunity to participate in social committee events and activities; Access to ongoing training and development opportunities.

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Assistant Manager – Central Tablelands

An Assistant Manager position is now available on a large privately run self replacing cow herd, prime lamb and pasture production. You will be responsible for all the day to day assistant management of the properties and assist with the cropping operations during peak periods.

Key responsibilities include:  All livestock duties; Animal Husbandry; Fodder, pasture & soil management; Planning and implementing spray, fertilizer and plant health production; General knowledge of irrigation; Water and Infrastructure maintenance; Record Keeping of activities and stock movements, and record stock numbers, weights and feed grain usage, it is essential that the applicant have strong written and computer skills; Adhere to WH&S policy; MUST HAVE: Current chemical certificate and current driver’s licence.

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Wagyu Stud Recruitment

Hamilton Park Wagyu is looking for permanent employees. Singles or couples welcome to apply. Applicants will need to have sound mechanical knowledge of farm machinery. Livestock and animal husbandry experience is essential.

Duties, and selection criteria, will include – mustering, drafting and weighing cattle on a monthly basis; take part in general farm duties such as water maintenance, fencing, tractor work and feeding cattle; must have a willingness to learn stockbook computer software; must be able to ride a motorbike – Licence for HC/MC would be a plus; must hold open driver’s licence and have own transport. This position requires someone who is able to cope with the high intensity of our wagyu beef enterprise. Accommodation is provided, wages will be discussed upon application and interview.

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Senior Account Manager – Food

Our client is an industry leader in meat processing with world-class service processing facilities.  Their diversified business includes farming, a tannery, and a pork processing/value-added products facility.  Due to promotion, there is now the requirement for a Senior Account Manager to join the Sales and Marketing team of the Foods Division, based in the rural town of Casino, NSW.

Reporting to the General Manager, your key responsibility is to drive export sales of beef offal, by products & associated meat products, largely into the Asian markets. In addition, you will be coordinating export logistics with shipping lines & freight forwarders and managing domestic supply to a large supermarket chain.  To be successful in this diverse role you will have: Experience in a meat production facility (ideally beef); Desire to, or experience working in sales; Knowledge of beef and veal cuts, offal’s and by-products; High level communication, negotiation and time management skills; Ability to build strong customer relationships; Tertiary qualifications in Business, Economics, Agriculture or similar is advantageous.

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Business Development Manager

Our client is a market leading, Australian owned and established business that provides technology based information and data solutions, specifically designed for both meat processors and livestock producers. The company is seeking to appoint a Business Development Manager to capitalise on strong industry engagement at processor, as well as producer level for their newly released product which has now been successfully released.

You will have proven relationship management skills at all levels within the livestock (beef focus) industry and be experienced in building and implementing a practical and pragmatic sales strategy. You will have a good understanding of technology and an ability to sell a technical product. Your sales experience and exposure to the livestock industry will equip you with the business skills and understanding to develop profitable business relationships at all levels. Whilst the ideal candidate would be based in Southern QLD, they could also be based in Melbourne, as long as they were prepared to travel on a regular basis.

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Livestock Manager – Sheep

We are seeking an experienced Livestock Manager – Sheep, for a property located in the central west of NSW! To attract the right applicants, we are offering a competitive salary + super, house and expenses, phone and vehicle.   If you would like to join a group of like-minded people at a company that’s challenging the status quo in agriculture all over Australia there’s no better time than now! This is the one you’ve been waiting for!!!

A once in a lifetime opportunity for a self-motivated, business focussed manager who is passionate about livestock & building a great business. Rarely does a genuine opportunity to lead the development of a profitable large scale Merino based enterprise from the ground level up present itself.

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Quality Assurance Officer

“Joy of Eating” is the company’s worldwide motto and we aim to provide our valued customers with the very best quality product through personalised service. We are Thomas Borthwick & Sons, a leading producer and exporter of beef and beef co-products located in Mackay Queensland. We would like to welcome you in the Thomas Borthwick & Sons’ team if you are a qualified, experienced and enthusiastic Quality Assurance Officer.

Reporting to the QA Manager the duties will include, but won’t be limited to: Ensure compliance within the production areas; Assist the QA Department in monitoring our existing QA and Food Safety System; Comply with quality requirements; Continual improvement of the Quality System as a whole.  The successful applicant would find it advantageous to possess the following skills: Strong understanding of HACCP & Quality Assurance System; Knowledge of Approved Arrangements; Excellent written and communication skills; Tertiary Qualification in Quality Management; Computer literacy in Microsoft Office.

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Station & Feedlot Recruitment – 2020 Season

Last chance to get your application in to join our Station & Feedlot crews at a range of locations & positions in 2020 with the world’s largest, privately owned, fully integrated beef supply chain!

Available roles include: Station Hands (Properties); Livestock Hands (Feedlots); Governess; Feedmill Hands; Farm Hands.

To be considered, you MUST be: Hard working; Reliable; Able to work safely; Committed to doing a quality job & practicing highest standards of animal welfare; A great team player; Confident & able horse rider (for station/livestock roles); Able to provide recent work references; A permanent resident with full working rights.

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Territory Sales Manager (Central Qld)

This is your opportunity to shine – for over 80 years, Gallagher has been the market leader in animal management and is recognised as the pre-eminent brand and innovator within the electric fence, and weigh/EID space. Gallagher has a strong market position due to their commitment to research and development – it is acknowledged as a leader in providing service and value to both rural retail customers and farmer end-users.

The current territory is well established and contains valued, long term partnerships at both on farm level and with resellers. As Territory Manager, your role will be to oversee as well as increase and drive new sales with rural retail partners through managing key account relationships and will also spend considerable time with livestock producers and industry stakeholders. The role ideally would be located in Rockhampton but there is some flexibility with regard to location as long as it is in the territory and the successful candidate will need to work autonomously and have a willingness to travel.

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Commercial Analyst

The Hancock Prospecting Group’s world-class agribusiness is the country’s second largest producer of beef with a total herd capacity of over 320,000. Based in the Perth Office and reporting to the General Manager Hancock Agriculture, this exciting and newly created full-time opportunity will be responsible for ensuring accurate analysis of the Hancock Pastoral business.

In this role, areas of focus include:  Analysing the financial and non-financial performance of the business; Developing /monitoring KPIs; Refining production programs and modelling targeted strategies; Undertaking evaluations of capex and development proposals; Undertaking procurement analysis, managing the tenders process and implementation of supply strategies.  Selection criteria include:  a Business/Agribusiness degree or similar; demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills, along with excellent written and verbal communication skills;  and high-level proficiency with MS Office.

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Fixed Wing Pilot / Station Hand – SW Qld

Hancock Agriculture, incorporating S. Kidman & Co Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services, has an exciting opportunity available for a Fixed-Wing Pilot/Station Hand to join our operations at Durham Downs Station – available for commencement in January 2020.  Durham Downs Station is situated in the Channel Country of SW Queensland and the property spans 8,910 km2 and runs approx. 17,000 head of cattle.

Reporting to the Station Manager, your main responsibilities will include aerial stock mustering, checking of stock and facilities and flying company staff between properties. You will at all times adhere to regulatory requirements and the company’s safety and operational standards.  When not engaged in aerial operations, the successful applicant will be required to work as a Station Hand and assist with general day-to-day station activities including working with livestock.* Training to obtain a low-level rating and aerial mustering endorsement will be provided to the successfully employed candidate if not already held.

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Station Hand – King Island

Are you an energetic, highly motivated person who is passionate about the Australian beef industry?  Do you want to experience working in one of the most highly productive grass-fed beef regions in the world?  TRT Pastoral seeks an enthusiastic candidate to join their team as a Station Hand on King Island, Tasmania.

The successful applicant will possess a strong desire to learn, show excellent work ethic, a passion for the beef industry; and a manual driver’s licence . Key Duties & Responsibilities include:  Low Stress Stock Handling, Livestock processing, drafting, animal husbandry;  Rotational grazing / Mob shifts; Vehicle and Machinery operation; Fencing and water repairs and maintenance;  General farm maintenance and repairs; Adherence to safe operating procedures; and a manual driver’s licence.

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Meat Processing Staff – Full Time

We are currently looking for staff to join our processing team on the AM shift at our Brooklyn Plant located 15 minutes west of the Melbourne CBD. We will train you to be the best you can be in the Meat Processing Industry. This is a full time position, you MUST have eligibility to work 38 hours per week. Student Visas only permit 20 hours per week.

Responsibilities include:  General Labouring, working with Meat and Meat By-Products; Attention to detail to make sure the product meets the standards our Customers expect; Early starts are a must, we start at 5:00am, and you must be able to be on site at 4:30am; Adherence and commitment to perform scheduled working hours; Work safely and follow our strict OH&S standards; Working closely with your team mates to meet the daily requirements of the jobs you are given.  Selection criteria include:  Ability to meet deadlines and goals; Reliable transport; Ability to follow JBS Australia Policies and Procedures; Be physically fit and attend a full employment medical, including a full Drug and Alcohol screen.

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Skilled Meat Workers

An exciting opportunity exists at our Brooklyn Plant for experienced Skilled Meat Workers. These are full time positions  with the potential to earn $54,000 or more with additional allowances and/or overtime.

Responsibilities include: To adhere to WH&S procedures; Ability to work within a team environment with the ability to take direction; Demonstrated integrity and good presentation; Superior attendance record; Performing general Slaughtering/Boning/Slicing/Sawing duties.  Applicants must have – A minimum of 2 years’ proven experience in Boning, Slicing or Slaughtering/Sawing duties;  Knowledge and understanding of different rotations; Proven high level of knife sharpening skill; Knowledge and understanding of Quality Requirements; Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills. Relevant qualification (Cert 2/3 Meat processing) advantageous but not essential.

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Skilled Meat Workers

Hilltop Meats, located in Young NSW, is owned and operated by the BE Campbell Group . Established in 1969, the business has grown to be one of Australia’s largest privately owned meat operations.  We are currently seeking experienced Beef Boners, Slaughterers and Bandsaw Operators for this growing abattoir, and these positions are an integral part of the production team .

What’s on offer for the successful candidate:  Competitive pay rates between $27.30 – $32 for skilled boners & slaughterers; Staff meat sales – big discounts available; On the job training; Safe work environment.  To be successful you must have: Minimum 3 years experience in a similar position; Certificate III in Meat Processing; Physically fit and able to work in a fast paced environment whilst producing quality product; Reliable transport – the ability to get to work for 5am starts; Strong understanding of safety & hygiene requirements; and A positive working attitude.

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Experienced Meat Processing Workers – Tongala, VIC

Greenham Gippsland is a 100% Australian family owned company processing & exporting beef to the world.  We are currently recruiting experienced, keen and reliable boners, slicers, knife hands and slaughtermen for full time positions in Tongala, VIC.

Meat processing experience would be preferred but isn’t essential as successful candidates without previous meat industry experience will receive fully comprehensive and nationally accredited training, leading to a fully recognised meat processing trade qualification.  All successful applicants will undergo a physical functional capabilities assessment and pre-employment drug and alcohol testing. All Greenham sites are drug & alcohol free sites and all Greenham employees are Q-fever vaccinated. Employees are provided with full uniforms and all appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The company offers excellent wages & conditions whilst providing a healthy & safe place to work.  strenuous work and requires physical fitness and strength.

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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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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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