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Head Stockperson – Sundown Valley

Hancock Agriculture has an opportunity for an experienced Head Stockperson to join our operations at the Sundown Valley property, NSW. Sundown Valley, located in the New England region, covers an area of 22,000 hectares and runs 12,000 head.   The Head Stockperson will assist with planning and implementing livestock program and related station operations.

Selection criteria includes –  Extensive knowledge and experience in the management of cattle herds (including livestock recording systems), land care, people and safety management, property maintenance and financial management;  Experience in coaching, mentoring and leading a team; Good understanding of animal welfare practices.

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Cropping Operations Manager – Roma

Winnathoola Pastoral Co has a vacancy for a Cropping Operations Manager at its Wallumbilla aggregation 65km southeast of Roma Qld.  The property is a mixed farming operation covering 10,000 hectares where both grain and fodder crops are grown, as well as silage for a Wagyu cattle backgrounding operation.

Selection criteria / responsibilities include:  Daily farming operations and staff management; Experience operating all modern zero till broadacre farming machinery and associated repairs and maintenance; Monitoring and treating grain in storages; Maintain inventory, daily activities, property and R&M records.

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Permanent full-time Cattle Position

Burenda Holdings Pty Ltd owns and operates a 7000 acre property Dalby Downs near Kaimkillenbun, Dalby Queensland. We calve out in excess of a 1200 registered stud Angus & Brangus breeders each year and this position will be responsible for day to day activities of the cattle stud.

The successful applicant will  need to demonstrate – Proficient cattle handling skills;  An understanding of grazing, pasture management and feeding;  Competence in operating farm machinery; Attention to WH&S protocols.  A HR truck license would be beneficial as would experience with AI and pregnancy testing.but not essential.

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Portfolio Manager – Crop Protection

Leading the industry with innovative solutions for 70 years, this crop protection business has a requirement for a Portfolio Manager, Insecticides within the marketing team.

As a key member of the Australian marketing team, you will be responsible for end-to-end management of the insecticide portfolio. This includes defining strategy, product launches, extensions and exits and working closely with global colleagues and sales  – this will be assisted by many new products and label extensions.

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Tour Guide – Bullo River Station

Bullo River Station is a working cattle station in the NT with a pristine landscape carved with gorges and waterfalls.  We are on the hunt for a Tour Guide for the tourism season.

A Bullo Tour Guide provides our guests with safe bespoke activities, utilising their knowledge of the region and finely-honed people & communication skills. Don’t worry if you aren’t an expert on cattle, we will provide comprehensive training.

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Farm Overseer – Central Highlands

We are looking for an Overseer to handle the day to day operations of a dry cattle fattening operation. This position provides an opportunity for some part-time work for a partner.

Essential skills, experience and responsibilities include: Participate in operational decision-making process;  A basic understanding / willing to learn computer-based grazing / livestock recording systems;  Low stress stock handling skills; Work/ activity records; Experience or understanding of electric fence systems;  Valid Driver Licence; Ability to pass a police check.

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Stockperson – Mount Schank

Thomas Foods International is one of Australia’s largest family-owned businesses –  your role of stockperson is an integral part of the operations team of TFI Rural, and will involve working across all aspects of the Mount Schanck property.  This is a role suited to someone with proven experience and aptitude for all facets of livestock and general agricultural farming.

Responsibilities for this position will include working within a team environment  in the areas of –  General daily stock inspections; Livestock Management; Animal Health and Nutrition; Breeding (calving and lambing).

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Farm Hand – Millicent SA

Thomas Foods International is one of Australia’s largest family-owned businesses, and as our Farm Hand, you will join a dynamic team and work across all aspects of the Southern Cross property.

Responsibilities will include Livestock, irrigation, Cropping and Pasture Management. The position is suited to someone with proven experience and aptitude for all facets of Animal Husbandry and Broad Acre farming practices. Work will include, but is not limited to –  reporting directly to the Farm Manager and keeping accurate work records; Safe operation of all machinery and equipment. The ability to work with cattle and sheep and to be able to perform any other duties as directed or required.

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Farm Hand – Mount Schank SA

Thomas Foods International is one of Australia’s largest family-owned businesses, and our Mount Schanck property is situated 15mins south of Mount Gambier. Comprising of 7200 acres of which 1700 acres are under irrigation. Currently running 2200 breeding cows and 9500 composite ewes.

Reporting into the Farm Manager, you will work closely with contractors, tradespersons, veterinary services, and other TFI staff as required.  Responsibilities include:  Livestock management; Facility and Infrastructure management; Plant and Equipment;  Farm Security and Maintenance; Other duties as required.

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Feedmill Hand – Tintinara

Thomas Foods International is one of Australia’s largest family-owned businesses, and as a member of the Feedmill Team you will be responsible for all activities pertaining to feeding operations.

Responsibilities include:  commodity receiving, handling, and storage; Loading, mixing, and delivery of ration; Machinery operation incl. feed truck, wheel loader, tractor, tele-handler; Basic preventative maintenance.  You’ll need:  Medium to heavy machinery operation experience; Basic mechanical experience; Knowledge of WHS and QA systems.

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Financial Accountant – Regional NSW

The Financial Manager will oversee, lead, and manage the finance functions, commercial systems, payroll, budgeting, CAPEX, and risk management. This role is both operational and strategic with an expectation to advise, question and guide the company to continually improve its financial position.

You will have: tertiary qualifications in commerce / accounting / finance and be CPA qualified; worked in a similar role for 5+ years; an awareness of or have worked in agriculture; have introduced new finance systems historically; exceptional finance reporting skills; exceptional excel modelling and ideally knowledge of Xero.

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Processing Supervisor – Brisbane

Stockyard produces high quality grain fed Wagyu and Angus beef and has embraced innovation to deliver Australia’s finest beef.  We’re on the hunt for a Processing Supervisor to oversee the processing of our beef to the exacting standards of our customers.

Responsibilities include: Supervision at the service processing plant; Assist in managing – carcass and product specifications, packaging requirements, monitoring of product yields and costing; Interact with stakeholders.

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Marketing & Communications Manager – Toowoomba

Mort & Co is Australia’s largest privately-owned beef cattle lot feeding, management and marketing company – you will lead the marketing team and be responsible for developing and executing strategic marketing and communication initiatives to accomplish commercial growth.

Functions of the role include:  Control brand direction, management and strategy across all business units;  Understand marketing metrics and tracking tools;  Coordinate and support networking and marketing events.  You will have comprehensive experience in – Marketing, Communications and PR, information and communication technology.

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Livestock Supervisor

Gemlake Pty Ltd has a full-time position available within the Cattle Program in its NFAS/ EU accredited 8000 head Wanderribby Feedlot located at Meningie in South Australia.

Responsibilities include – hands on management of all inductions and exits; liaise with stakeholders; coordinate staff; operation of ‘possum gully’ program; assist with management of backgrounding operations; monthly drug inventory stocktake.  It is essential that you work in accordance with OH&S and Animal Welfare guidelines and have sound cattle husbandry knowledge.

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Pen Rider / Cattle Handler

Gemlake Pty Ltd has a Full Time Casual position available within the Cattle Program in its NFAS/ EU accredited Wanderribby Feedlot located at Meningie in South Australia.

The role will include but not be limited to:  Daily Pen riding including animal health treatments;  Induction, acclimation and exits; Feedlot Stock movements;  Trough Cleaning; and Relief feeding.  It is essential that you follow Feedlot Animal Health protocols, be animal welfare conscious and abide by WHS policy.  There will be some weekend work and you must provide 2 suitable horses and equipment. Experience in the feedlot industry or cattle mustering would be an advantage.

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Trainee Manager

Peechelba Beef is a 27,000 head licensed beef feedlot operating in North East Victoria, and we are seeking a highly motivated, hands on individual for the role of Trainee Manager.

We will provide you with on the job training in all aspects of feedlot management and prepare you for a future leadership position.  Ideally you will have tertiary qualifications, demonstrated enthusiasm for the feedlot industry, strong attention to detail, a sound ability to problem solve, and thrive in fast paced high pressure environments.

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Head Stockperson – Blackall, Qld

We are seeking a full time Head Stockperson to be based at Terrick Terrick Station located in Blackall QLD. The Head Stockperson supports the Assistant Manager in the daily management of all cattle and sheep operations. This is a full-time live-in role, with accommodation, meals and Wi-Fi provided.

Terrick Terrick is located in the Blackall-Tambo Region in Central West Queensland, one of four properties located in Blackall that are managed by the Australian Livestock Company. Terrick Station holds an organic certification for the production of certified organic beef.

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Expressions of Interest – Independent Board Member

The Animal Genetics & Breeding Unit (AGBU)  carries out research and development in genetic improvement for the agricultural industries.

The role of the Board is to control the overall strategic direction including commercialisation of AGBU IP, to oversee the implementation of the Strategic Plan, and to develop policy for AGBU. Under the Strategic Plan, the partners are now seeking an Independent Board Member, and Expressions of Interest are invited from suitable qualified individuals seeking to help drive the growth and continued success of AGBU.

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Livestock Overseer – NSW

We are seeking an overseer for a 42,000 HA property-situated 35km north west of Conargo in NSW. The Overseer will be involved in all aspects of a large-scale grazing and breeding enterprise which is focused on stud and commercial sheep breeding for wool and prime lambs along with cattle backgrounding.

Selection criteria includes – Experienced in both sheep and cattle husbandry; Able to organize and direct contract and casual staff;  Accurate records with attention to detail.  The ideal applicant should also be able to take control and manage the property during the manager’s absence.

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Ruminant Sales Manager – regional Vic.

Our client is one of Australia’s leading agribusiness brands, with extensive domestic manufacturing facilities and a leading brand in the animal nutrition sector.

You will be responsible for – driving sales both direct to farm and via retail partners, building sustainable and long term relationships; developing new initiatives and campaigns to ensure a consistent relationship across the customer base, but specifically look to deepen the relationship with beef and sheep market segments.

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Station Manager – NSW

This management opportunity is with a well established beef cattle enterprise in the New England region, comprising two contiguous freehold properties.  The property has been strategically developed to finish bullocks to export slaughter specs to maximise the beef production achieved per acre, and the Station Manager will be responsible for the planned and operational tasks of all pastoral resources.

This role requires continuous evaluation and development, ensuring timeliness and efficiency of operations enhancing return on investment.

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Account Manager, Retail – SE Qld

As a nature to plate food solutions enterprise, this global organisation distributes nationally and internationally to both food service and retail markets, their six premium beef brands are renowned for their superior eating quality, delivering on consistency and excellence.

his newly created position of Account Manager – Retail will be responsible for driving business growth across the three key areas of red meat business solutions. This involves delivering outstanding customer service and additionally identifying opportunities that align with the needs of the next generation of customers.

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Irrigation Manager – Citrus

Costa manages and operates multiple farms and horticultural properties throughout the country, growing an extensive range of produce in more than 30 rural and regional communities across Australia.

To be successful in this role you will ideally be familiar with permanent crop irrigation systems, ideally having worked in a similar role in citrus or stone/pome fruit or table grapes. You may be in corporate agribusiness or family operation in a 2IC role and want to step up and come across to join a corporate agribusiness.

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Farm Manager – Citrus

Costa manages and operates multiple farms and horticultural properties throughout the country, growing an extensive range of produce in more than 30 rural and regional communities across Australia.

To be successful in this role, you will be taking advantage of your prior experience (min 5 years) in citrus and/or permanent tree crop with similar management practices. Key to your success will be your ability to manage relationships and lead by example. You will be capable and comfortable managing a production environment driven by process and run by systems.

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Property Assistant – Mixed Farming / Cattle

Burenda Holdings Pty Ltd owns and operates a 7000 acre property Burenda Angus & Brangus Stud Kaimkillenbun, Dalby Queensland. We farm about 3000 acres and we are seeking an experienced person with machinery and farming skills who will be responsible for the day to day farming activities.

Ideal skills and experience required include:  Operating farm machinery associated with planting, spraying, harvesting summer and winter crops; Welding, servicing and general maintenance; Operation of vertical mixers and loaders would be beneficial;   A diligent approach to WH&S.   A HC truck licence would be essential, a basic Ag Chem qualification would be beneficial, and cattle handling skills would be advantageous.

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Animal Health Area Manager – Central Qld

Elanco is seeking to appoint a sales professional to present the company’s range of beef products to producers, distributors, veterinarians and advisors in Central Queensland.

You must have tertiary qualifications in agriculture, science or similar, and a comprehensive knowledge of the Australian beef industry. Sales experience within the animal health sector would be advantageous, although ongoing training will be provided.  Excellent communication, presentation and organisational skills are crucial for success in this role.  Please note that this position requires frequent travel.

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Area Sales Managers – Two Positions

Our client is a major stock feed and feed ingredients company with a strong presence in the Australian livestock market. We are searching for two experienced Area Sales Managers/Key Account Managers to be based in northern and southern Queensland.  The main customers are livestock feed companies, beef feedlot operations, and significant dairy, pigs and poultry producers.

The purpose of these two roles is to manage the strategic and day-to-day sales activities of the business in both regions.  You will have the responsibility to drive the growth of the company’s brand and products as a leading feed and co-product supplier.

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Branch Manager – Charters Towers

As the Elders Branch Manager in Charters Towers, you will be entrusted to manage all aspects of branch operations and lead your team to achieve growth and exceed earning targets.

The skills and experience required include:  a proven track record in sales management with an understanding of agricultural services; Understand that people are our most important asset; Have an ability to provide a high level of customer service and cultivate relationships with clients.

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Territory Sales Manager, Northern NSW

Our client is an Australian family owned company that services the rural and hardware channels, and an innovative brand that manufactures and distributes an extensive range of products for rural producers, and an opportunity to use your strong rural sales background.

Reporting to a Regional Sales Manager, you will maximise sales revenue, margin and volume throughout the broader Northern NSW regions through extensive contact with distributor clients, key influencers and product users.

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Regional Sales Manager – MENA & SEA Regions

As a nature to plate food solutions enterprise, this global organisation distributes nationally and internationally to both food service and retail markets.  The organisation sees the Middle East, North Africa (MENA) and South East Asia (SEA) regions as one of the targeted strategic areas in the next phase of growth.

This newly created Regional Sales Manager position will cover both MENA and SEA  regions. Responsibilities include driving profit margin across the regions, managing markets & customers and executing against objectives across the three key areas of business solutions.

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Station Aesthetics (Gardener) Manager

An opportunity exists for an energetic gardner at our Roma based property which is 45 min. from town. The successful individual will be charged with managing station presentation, aesthetics, gardens and developments.

Key duties include:  Maintain existing established gardens and compound; Fertiliser and maintenance programs; Design and execute new gardens and aesthetic areas.  Key requirements: Current open driver’s licence; An understanding of pop-up irrigation systems; Operation of gardening equipment; Understanding of plant health requirements; Ability to manage an annual gardening budget.

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Creative Agri Business Analyst

Greenleaf Enterprises is a small but diverse solutions company helping develop and implement business strategies with data science to promote growth and increased profitability for our clients, some of the largest global companies in the food and manufacturing industries.

An exciting opportunity exists for a passionate, experienced and highly motivated creative thinker to join our team, as we grow with our clients. The situations we are presented can be unique, as are the solutions we provide, which requires creativity and complex problem solving capabilities.

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Pen Rider

Rangers Valley Feedlot, on the Northern Tablelands of NSW, combines a 40,000 head cattle feedlot as well as backgrounding and farming operations.

Responsibilities for this full-time position include – Pen riding and stock movements, monitoring and diagnosis of cattle health, administration of animal health treatments, cattle handling, maintenance of water troughs, maintenance of stock movement records, quality control and compliance with WHS regulations.  Applicants must have competent horsemanship skills, supply own horses and tack, ability to transport own horses and current driver’s licence. Livestock handling experience is an advantage.

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Feedlot Machinery Operator

Rangers Valley Feedlot, on the Northern Tablelands of NSW, combines a 40,000 head cattle feedlot as well as backgrounding and farming operations.

Responsibilities for this full-time position include –  the operation of machinery involved with maintaining feedlot pens, roads and associated infrastructure, basic maintenance of plant, yard maintenance;  Basic record keeping and compliance with WHS regulations.  A truck licence (HC, MC or HR) is required, and experience with operating an excavator and/or grader will be an advantage.

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Senior Manager,Merchandise Division – Kununurra

Whilst advocating for local growers and participating in the community it serves, this diversified co-operative has a reputation for excellence in the provision of farming inputs, agronomic services, research & development and grain handling & marketing.

In this senior management position key areas of accountability include – Developing grower and client relationships; In-store and external customer sales and service; Stock level control; Sales forecasting; Freight and logistics management; Driving new product development and supplier relationships.  Selection criteria include – A strong knowledge of supply and reseller markets; Proven sales and key account management experience; Strong communication and administration skills.

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Grains Coordinator

Our client is a vertically integrated agricultural commodities business with manufacturing facilities at Wagga Wagga NSW.  Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for the monitoring of all inbound product into the plant. Working closely with the onsite sourcing and production teams, you will liaise with stakeholders to ensure a continuous, adequate supply of material is maintained through the supply chain.

You will ideally have a tertiary qualification in an agricultural related field, and a background in agriculture or logistics would be well regarded.

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Payroll Officer – Biloela

Teys Australia is one the leading beef processors and exporters in Australia, and we are seeking to employ an experienced Payroll Officer to join the team based at Biloela QLD.

Responsibilities include:  enter time sheets and deduction forms on a daily basis; manage pay queries; internal and external audit inquiries; Interpretation and compliance of EBA, Awards, Acts and other legislative documents affecting employees;  uphold and improve on record keeping and accuracy; manage data for Super Fund and other institutions.

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Electrician – Tamworth

Teys Australia is one the leading beef processors and exporters in Australia, and we are seeking to employ a Qualified Electrician to join the Asset Management team based at our Tamworth processing site.

Skills and experience required include:  Trade qualification CERT III Electrotechnology Systems Electrician or equivalent;  Current driver’s licence;  Data Cabling Licence;  Forklift, scissor lift and elevated work platform ticket;  Able to work shift work and available for overtime; Knowledge of Instrumentation;  Ability to develop circuit drawings and read circuit drawings;  Fault finding experience with VSDs & PLCs; Switchboard building experience (Desirable);  PLC and HMI programming experience (Desirable); Fire systems experience (Desirable).

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Mechanical Fitter – Tamworth

Teys Australia is one the leading beef processors and exporters in Australia, and we are seeking to employ a Qualified Fitter to join the Asset Management team at our Tamworth processing site.

Experience and skills required include:  Trade qualification in fitting and machining;  Current driver’s licence;  medium/strong hydraulic experience (fault finding);  medium/strong Pneumatic experience (fault finding);  Experience in a continuous processing plants under pressure conditions;  Welding skills in TIG, MIG and ARC;  Experience in overhauling pumps, and gear boxes; Experience in vacuum pumps and machines; Fault finding package machines.

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Occupational Health Nurse – Biloela

Teys Australia has an opportunity for an experienced Enrolled or Registered Nurse to join the team as our Occupational Health Nurse based at our Biloela site.

You will be responsible for managing the health centre staff and create/promote services available, assist in first aid routine, emergency and non-urgent medical treatment. You will oversee the cost of the Health Centre, ensure compliance is met, and monitor general day to day operations. Other requirements will include: Provide Alcohol/Drug testing; Conduct pre-employment medical assessments; Rehabilitation and Return to Work Coordinator.

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Occupational Health Nurse – Naracoorte

Teys Australia has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Enrolled or Registered Nurse to join the team as our Occupational Health Nurse based at our Naracoorte site.

You will be responsible for managing the health centre staff and create/promote services available, assist in first aid routine, emergency and non-urgent medical treatment. You will oversee the cost of the Health Centre, ensure compliance is met, and monitor general day to day operations. Other requirements will include: Provide Alcohol/Drug testing; Conduct pre-employment medical assessments; Rehabilitation and Return to Work Coordinator.

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Business Development Manager – Cross Sector Programs

AgriFutures Australia, based in Wagga Wagga NSW, specialises in assisting rural industries to become more innovative, adaptive, and valuable by investing in Research Development & Extension.

The function of this role is to provide advice, oversee national programs and cross sectorial research of significance to Australian agriculture. You will have a medium to long term vision for issues which will involve initiating, developing, and managing programs and external collaborations involving RDC’s, public and private partnerships.

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Farm Manager – Hazeldean Adelong

We are an Australian owned, family business with properties at Cooma and Adelong NSW.  This position of Manager at our Adelong property ‘Springdale’ becomes available in July 2021, and as Manager you will be responsible for setting the annual work programme, budgeting, checking accounts and prices received, monthly stock reconciliation plus all day to day activities of management.

Regular contact with Hazeldean management and co-ordinating activities to achieve optimal efficiency within the group is central to this position. Overseeing and organizing casual staff and contractors as required, and ensuring all livestock are performing to their optimum. You will have previous experience with livestock with good commercial acumen and the ability to hit the ground running.

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Branch Manager – CRT Middlemount

The Branch Manager for this family-owned CRT business will drive the team and daily management of the operation, including financial and sales aspects, stock control, WHS, customer service and human resources.

Key Responsibilities, skills and experience required include: Developing business strategies, operational planning and business management; Initiating seasonal promotions and local field days; Customer advice and sales;  Sound knowledge of rural retail or on-farm services; and Understanding of cattle production and animal health products.

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Senior Manager, Emerging Industries

This is an exciting opportunity to join the dynamic team at AgriFutures Australia and be an integral part of continuing to develop a new direction for the business. The Senior Manager – Emerging Industries to play an important role in shaping the organisation into the future. This position will be based at Charles Sturt University at Wagga Wagga.

You will have responsibility for initiating, developing, and managing large research programs to help establish emerging industries, including securing significant cash and in-kind co-investment. This will involve managing delivery of RD&E to new and emerging industries and taking an entrepreneurial approach to attracting and negotiating co-investment.

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Chief Executive Officer

AUSMEAT is seeking a new CEO to continue its strategic vision of shaping Australia’s red meat industry.  Reporting to the Board, you will manage, lead, empower, and mentor the senior leadership team.

You will engage all stakeholders while implementing and executing the strategic business plan. Leading by example, you will leverage multiple key relationships across industry groups and government, imparting a clear vision of the future.  Previous experience in the red meat sector is essential, as is exposure to government and international trading partners.

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Key Account Manager, Crop Protection – Sydney

Accensi is Australia’s leading agricultural crop protection product manufacturing company producing a wide range of formulation types, and able to quickly respond to changing market demands to provide a timely and cost-effective toll manufacturing service along with compliance to APVMA standards.

You will help navigate the balance between clients’ needs and key stakeholders. Skills and attributes required include: Relevant commercial industry experience and tertiary qualifications; Proven ability to manage and maintain account plans; Established networks in rural supply companies.

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Key Account Manager, Crop Protection – Melbourne

Accensi is Australia’s leading agricultural crop protection product manufacturing company producing a wide range of formulation types, and able to quickly respond to changing market demands to provide a timely and cost-effective toll manufacturing service along with compliance to APVMA  standards.

You will help navigate the balance between clients’ needs and key stakeholders.  Skills and attributes required include:  Relevant commercial industry experience and tertiary qualifications; Proven ability to manage and maintain account plans; Established networks in rural supply companies.

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Branch Manager – Perth

With a market-leading presence in the agricultural and the industrial supply sectors nationally, this organisation provides inputs to a broad range of a successful privately owned and corporate clients.

This position will drive the daily operational harmony of the branch, and responsibilities include:  Sales and service; Managing local supplier relationships; Stock level control; Warehouse interaction and logistics; Financial management and reporting; Participation in national leadership meetings; The creation of an ongoing business development plan.  Skills and Experience required include: Proven sales and key account management; A general knowledge of supply and reseller markets – agribusiness or retail experience is ideal.

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Business Analyst – Agriculture

At John Deere, you will make what isn’t possible today, tomorrow’s reality.  This year has seen the launch of the new operating model which will unlock greater value for their customers, and accelerates their competitive advantage.

A key role, working closely with the CEO and Leadership team assessing and analysing company performance against key organisational objectives and challenges. You will be the ‘go to’ person to gather and collate relevant performance data across the business. Critical thinking, exceptional business analysis skills, and great stakeholder relationships are required for this role.

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International Business Development Manager

New Edge Microbials (NEM) is the leading Australian supplier of live microbial cultures for use in agriculture. Manufacturing in Australia, NEM produces cultures in a range of ready-to-use forms including liquids, powders, concentrate vials, and traditional peat-carried inoculants.

Due to rapid growth and global opportunities, NEM is now seeking to appoint an International BDM who will take ownership of new business opportunities across USA, Europe and South America and others as they arise.  The position will convert sales opportunities within existing relationships as well as develop new business in overseas markets.

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Feed Allocator/Leading Hand – Kerwee

An opportunity currently exists for a Feed Allocator to join the team at Stockyard’s Kerwee Feedlot.   The role involves the operation and maintenance of industry leading steam flaking mills and associated feed delivery plant.

Selection criteria includes:  Strong time management abilities;  Proven experience working as part of a diverse team;  Ability to communicate well with all levels of personnel and management;  Strong focus on following and enforcing WH&S and environmental requirements;  Knowledge of Feeding , Milling and heavy machinery maintenance;  Experience in cattle feeding and Elynx programs will be an advantage, as would several year’s experience in feeding industry.

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Senior Station Hand+Station Hand – Central Qld

Laglan Station is an extensive mixed cattle operation located 120km north west of Clermont in Central Qld.

Currently we have opportunities for a Senior Station Hand and a Station Hand.  Applicants must have experience with cattle, horses, motorbikes and maintenance experience.   It would be desirable to have a MR licence, or willingness to procure.  High quality housing is available (single or family as required).

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Territory Manager – Central Qld

Our client is a market leader in Livestock Management, and an innovator with a commitment to research and development, providing service and value to rural retail customers and end-users of their technology.

To be successful in this role, knowledge and ideally experience of rangeland livestock production will be critical to your success, and experience in a sales and/or commercial role will also be valued highly. You will have strong communication and time management skills, and be comfortable with technology.  Your ability to leverage internal customer and technical support resources will be critical to your success.

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Senior Manager – Victoria

Beston Global Food Company is an Australian Dairy and Meat company with a vacancy for a Senior Manager with a strong understanding of food processing to lead its wholly owned Provincial Foods meat and alternative proteins value adding and further processing business.  Located at Shepparton Vic.,  this position will have full management responsibility for delivering Operational Excellence and Sales Growth.

Beston’s Provincial Foods services a wide range of manufacturing, food service, retail, and export customers, and having recently undertaken significant facilities and capabilities upgrades, it is well positioned for growth and this is an opportunity to take it to the next level.

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Agribusiness Analyst

Palgrove is a progressive Australian beef cattle enterprise and a leading supplier of Charolais and Ultrablack beef genetics.  We have an opportunity for an experienced Agribusiness Analyst to join the team at our Brisbane office.

Responsibilities for this key role include:  Providing analytical insights that support business decisions; Developing and maintaining models for acquisitions, capital projects, operational improvements and budgeting; Business performance reporting; Assisting in the development and monitoring of R&D projects; Assisting with the management accounting function.  It would be expected that you have a degree in Business, Agribusiness, Finance or Accounting with a CA, CPA or CFA qualification (or with study well progressed).

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Station and Feedlot Opportunities

The North Australian Pastoral Company (NAPCO) operates 13 properties, running approx. 200,000 head of cattle across the Northern Territory and Queensland, and our award-winning Feedlot and Farm at Wainui.

We currently have several vacancies available across our QLD & NT stations, including: Head Stockman – Monkira;  Station Hands – Coolullah Station /    Monkira /  Portland Downs /  Goldsborough;   and Bore Runner – Alexandria Station.  Wainui Feedlot is looking for Stockperson, Maintenance all-rounder & a Feeder/Machinery Operator to join their long-standing team.

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Rural Sales Manager – Qld & NT

Our client is a small, dynamic and rapidly growing manufacturer and marketer of solutions using sensor technology and data analysis which offer practical solutions to long standing problems in water management and technology in agriculture.

The company requires a Rural Sales Manager to sell the company products, manage key accounts and represent the company to the major rural retailers as well as direct to farmer end users, predominantly in North Queensland. This role will require an energetic and focused person who is passionate about and well connected in the livestock and agricultural markets, a person with a rural background who might be just starting out on their sales career.

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Working Overseer – Carwoola Station, NSW

Our Client is looking for an enthusiastic and highly capable person to join their team as Overseer of the Carwoola Station aggregation in the Southern Tablelands of NSW, 15 minutes from Bundendore.  The aggregation consists of 3,600 Ha, with approx 3,000 ewes and 600 cattle, and cropping and irrigation activities.

Skills and experience required include:  Min. 5 years’ experience in a mixed grazing context;  Significant experience in livestock breeding, handling and management;  Understanding and experience in either cropping or irrigation would be an advantage;  Skills and abilities in fencing, maintaining and operating farm equipment;  Tertiary qualification in Agriculture would be ideal;  Firearm’s licence;  Working dogs or a willingness to get working dogs.

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Property Assistant – Stud Cattle and Farm

Arkle farms is a family run mixed farming enterprise comprising 11000 Ha of broadacre cropping, a flock of 10000 merino and composite ewes and a 500 head Aberdeen Angus stud. Located on the south coast of WA , the farm is adjacent to some of the area’s most beautiful beaches.

This position is responsible for the hands-on, day to day management of the 500 head Arkle Angus stud.  This role includes day to day animal husbandry, feeding of silage and hay, when necessary. Assisting with calf marking, weaning, calving and AI, ET and preg testing programmes as well as data collection on stud cattle throughout the year. Fencing repairs and an understanding of pasture management and budgeting are also required in this role.  You may be called upon to assist with cropping, sheep and general farm work as required.

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Quality Assurance Manager – Dandenong South

Australian Meat Group is an Australian owed meat processor and export business and we are seeking an experienced Quality Assurance Manager who will be based at our Dandenong South facility.  Reporting to the Group QA Manager, the position’s main focus will be implementing effective and efficient quality assurance systems in the manufacturing facility, as well as assisting with various QA tasks and projects.

The successful candidate will have worked in a beef processing facility and have Ausmeat qualifications, as well as being an experienced Quality Assurance practitioner.  You will be proficient in the use of all aspects of MS office suite and your communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure prioritising your workload sets you apart from the rest.

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Chief Financial Officer – Sunshine Coast, Qld

Fresh Meats Wises Road Pty Ltd is a high growth meat processing business based on the Sunshine Coast. We process Beef, Pork, Lamb, Chicken carcasses and seafood for our retail business and for food service distribution in SE Queensland and beyond.  We seek an accounting professional to be responsible for all accounting matters, but specifically for margin management, stock control and financial filing / reporting of the business.

Skills, experience and responsibilities required include:   strong analytical skills;  a love of developing work flow and systems / procedures; rigorous management of all staff compliance to systems and procedures (Compliance Management);  generation of an accurate weekly PnL;  Getting into cold rooms, freezers, production rooms to fix problems, train and nurture staff.

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Domestic Sales Manager

Our client is a large privately owned and operated family business, 100% Australian owned, that has established 3 manufacturing facilities across Victoria and Tasmania in the beef processing sector, and supplying both domestic and export markets with their high quality beef products.  Reporting to the Group Sales Manager this position will be primarily responsible for maintaining and building existing customer relationships in the domestic market.

This position is well suited to someone who may have experience in the FMCG, fresh produce, food and/or Agri business sectors.  Selection criteria includes:  Substantial experience in a similar role & industry; Polished presentation & communication skills; Market Intelligence skills; Proven negotiation skills; Ability to quickly adapt to fluctuations in the market place; Relevant tertiary/business qualifications desired.

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Livestock Administration Officer

Stanbroke is an Australian family-owned integrated beef and cattle company.  Reporting to the Administration Manager, the Livestock Administration Officer will be based at the feedlot office in Chinchilla, and responsibilities will include:  Processing and maintaining livestock production records;  Assist with maintaining QA requirements; General administrative tasks; Maintain cleanliness of the office and kitchen facilities.

Selection criteria includes:  Excellent communication skills; Highly organised; Sound knowledge of livestock production systems; The capacity to learn new software systems; A good understanding of animal welfare practices, quality assurance and WH&S.  Prior experience with Feedlot 3000 or StockAid will be highly regarded but not essential.

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Finance Manager

Our client is a very well-established and privately owned corporate farming business that operate a diversified portfolio of large-scale top-tier farming and livestock focused operations spread across multiple aggregations. The farming operations are a key entity within a larger group of managed investments.

The Finance Manager will build strong and proactive working relationships with the Executive team and Farm Managers across each property.  Responsibilities will include:  Quarterly and annual budgeting and forecasting; Manage financial reporting and controls;  Manage tax compliance and reporting, and payroll across all farming operations.  Selection criteria includes:   Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Finance, Business, Agribusiness or equivalent;   Knowledge of farming systems and/or on-farm operations essential;   CA or CPA qualified highly regarded; Experience using MYOB.

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Machinery, Property Repairs and Maintenance Manager

Winnathoola Pastoral Co is a family-owned business with properties in the Wallumbilla, Roma and Augathella districts. A position has become available for a Machinery and Property Repairs and Maintenance Manager to join a vibrant team based at our Wallumbilla aggregation 65km southeast of Roma.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to develop and progress the repairs and maintenance facet of the business.  Responsibilities include:  Minor and major services of all machinery, vehicles, motorbikes and small engines; Preventative maintenance of all farming and earthworks machinery; Respond to machinery breakdowns; Maintain and install property water infrastructure; Maintain sheds and surrounds; Facilitate commodity receivals and dispatches; Maintain accurate records; Operate modern machinery, cattle work, feeding cattle and property development as the need arises.

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Software Technical Support Officer (full time)

Elynx Pty Ltd is a progressive and innovative software company developing leading livestock management and feeding solutions for Australian and international producers. The software produced covers the production chain from breeding through to feedlot exit and includes products that set the industry benchmark for excellence.

This position relates to technical support, particularly to feedlot clients in the first instance and, later, those involved in more ‘extensive’ production. The successful applicant will preferably:  be an experienced and skilled user of FY3000, StockaID, and related feedlot management software and proficient in the use of the MS Office Suite;  have an understanding of livestock feeding, management processes and workflows.  eLynx will provide further training to the successful applicant to assist them with their new role to complement their existing skills.

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Sales Representative – Machinery

AuctionsPlus is looking for a business development machinery guru to take ownership and grow online machinery sales through their platform.  As the Sales Representative – Machinery, your role is to be customer obsessed and introduce, educate, and sell farmers, agents, and vendors the benefits of online reach, thereby considerably widening their potential client base. You will proactively target new clients and work with existing clients introducing them to the benefits of using online services to broaden their buyer audience.

This is a modern online service among traditional farmers, so your success will rely on your customer relationship skills and powers of persuasion. Your primary territory is NSW and Victoria so being based regionally within access is ideal. You may also target clients in SA and WA. There will be travel in the role.

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Business Development & Sales Manager – Qld & NT

Our client is a small, dynamic and rapidly growing manufacturer and marketer of solutions using sensor technology and data analysis which offer practical solutions to long standing problems in water management and technology in agriculture.  The products are marketed nationally through both the leading rural merchandisers and direct to farmers.

The company requires a Business Development and Sales Manager to sell their products, manage key accounts and represent the company to the major rural retailers as well as direct to farmer end users.  Selection criteria includes:   5+ years Sales and Business Development experience in Animal Health / Rural Merchandise or Water / Irrigation businesses; Experience selling through channel partners (Nutrien, Elders, CRT, Total Eden, Irrigation, Pumps or Water Tank companies);  Experience in pumps, irrigation and water technology.

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Experienced Boners / Slicers / Slaughtermen / Knife Hands

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

Bindaree Food Group supports and encourages women to apply for positions within our Company.  Career advancement and progression opportunities are available for motivated candidates.   The right applicants will need to meet the following requirements: Experience within the meat industry utilising knife skills;  Have their Q fever vaccination or be willing to obtain; and Be reliable, committed, punctual, willing to learn and have a positive attitude.

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Meat 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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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: EmploymentDinmore@jbssa.com.au 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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