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Farm Manager – SE QLD

Located near Beaudesert, we are a family owned business focused on international growth in its Wagyu cattle genetics and domestic breeding program. Recent growth in this program has seen the need arise for a skilled Farm Manager to join and manage our small team. This is a hands-on position accountable for the day-to-day running of the farm incl. everything from cropping, fencing, cattle work, marketing to cattle semen and embryos flushing and or insemination.

Skills and experience required – genetic and genomic analysis together with concentrated breeding skills; solid business acumen fully conversant in farm accounting and relevant computer farm based programs; a background in cattle breeding is essential, we are rapidly extending our genetic embryo and straw programs so a solid knowledge in this field also is non-negotiable; good horsemanship skills, preferably with own horses and dogs; experience working with Wagyu or other high-end breeds in a similar role.

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Leading Overseer

Paraway’s Cooinbil operation covers approximately 89,000 hectares in the Riverina district, of NSW. The property joins over 35,000 Merino ewes, as well as running trade cattle.  Reporting to the Station Manager the Leading Overseer will lead a small team and coordinate the day to day running of a Merino sheep breeding enterprise which has the carrying capacity of up to 120,000 DSE in the peak of the season.

This position will involve leading a small team with all aspects of livestock husbandry and property maintenance. Owning working dogs and confidence with motorbikes will be an advantage.  The successful applicant will need to demonstrate: excellent Merino sheep husbandry skills; a sound understanding of pasture management; effective communication and organisational skills; basic business reporting and computer abilities; a modern and diligent approach to WH&S.

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Maintenance / Station Hand

Paraway’s Cooinbil operation covers approx. 89,000 hectares in the Riverina district, NSW.  The property joins over 35,000 Merino ewes, as well as running trade cattle and 500 hectares of irrigated cropping country.  Reporting to the Station Manager, the Maintenance / Station Hand will be responsible for the Station’s maintenance  requirements, water infrastructure and livestock duties in a challenging and rewarding environment.

Selection criteria include experience in : implementing / planning a maintenance program and maintaining an efficient and safe workshop; working knowledge of operating bore motors, pumping equipment, generators and other small motors;  installing / maintaining property fences and barriers; commitment to best practice livestock handling and production;  ability to work unsupervised at times; and possess a diligent approach to WH&S.

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Experienced Livestock Buyer – SA

We are looking for an experienced buyer in South Australia to procure cattle for our abattoirs in Victoria and Tasmania. This is a new position to cover Southeast South Australia and Victoria’s Western district.  Our buyers work directly with farmers either at the farm gate or through a network of live weight buying centres to supply high quality beef products to both the domestic market and internationally.

Apart from a good eye for cattle of all types and demonstrated buying experience, excellent people skills are required. As part of our buying team you will be expected to maintain and foster the strong relationships we enjoy with our farmer supply network and agencies.

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Assistant Manager

We are seeking an energetic, self-motivated working couple to fill the position of Assistant Manager for Corfield Downs Pastoral, which is a 60,000 hectare operation, located 100km north of Winton. Generally carrying in excess of 10,000 trade cattle where we target live export and the southern feedlot markets.  The role of this position will be to manage the day to day running of the property (incl. general maintenance, fencing and water runs).

Applicants should be confident, knowledgeable and experienced with pasture management, mustering and processing large mobs of cattle (up to 3,000 head).  You must have an aptitude for adopting new processes and adhere to a strong WHS and animal welfare working environment.  Driver’s licence is a prerequisite for the role.

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Graduate Program Opportunities

Teys Australia Naracoorte facility based in the Coonawarra wine district in South Australia is offering candidates the opportunity to apply for our Graduate Program, in Quality Assurance and Production/Quality Control.

The people we are looking for will need to be: Fit, energetic and motivated to learn all aspects of the meat industry; Excellent communicators, highly motivated & enthusiastic; Willing to work in a team environment; Have high attention to detail and be customer focused; Proficient in the use of computer systems and software applications; Willing to relocate as part of the graduate program ; Participation in ICMJ programs would be desirable.

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Domestic Meat Salesperson

We have a rare opportunity for a knowledgeable and experienced Sales Person to join our Southern business and continue to leverage and position some of the most reputable beef & lamb Brands in Australia, such as Little Joe and Great Southern.  Your ability to differentiate and align the marketing strategy of our Brands with market opportunities will enable you to optimise revenues and product values across your portfolio.

You will have experience in the meat industry with an advanced level of product & technical knowledge.  Multi species experience would be advantageous.     On a personal level, you are an excellent communicator, have excellent attention to detail, passionate and enthusiastic with a driven attitude to succeed.

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Livestock Manager

We are looking to share the Australian experience with employees from a diverse range of backgrounds with a variety of skills, talents and aspirations, and a strong work ethic to join us as a Livestock Manager at Goonoo Feedlot, which is located in Central QLD, 65km SE of Emerald and 20km south of Comet.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: Supervise intake schedule and all handling/movement/observation of cattle on feed; Supervise the receival /induction/dispatch procedures and paperwork; Supervise the maintenance and cleaning programs of feedlot induction facility, pens and hospital facilities; Supervise handling and treatment of cattle in hospital;  Manage the livestock team; Oversee the welfare of the horses and,  Operate/maintain machinery as required.

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Livestock Manager

This position will give you complete management responsibility for a herd of approx. 2000 cattle (principally Wagyu) and is located at Yeppoon in Central QLD.  Reporting to the Company’s Grazing Director, you will also communicate with senior management and have the opportunity to work with a Japanese Wagyu expert and advance your Wagyu knowledge to industry leadership standard.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and responsibilities include:  care and maintenance of machinery/vehicles; good horsemanship skills; management of staff/training, preparation of budgets, management of OH&S program.

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Marketing Communications Specialist

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the largest and most innovative Precision Agriculture providers in Australia as a Marketing Communications Specialist.  In this new role, and in conjunction with the Marketing Manager, you will develop and implement innovative strategies to drive awareness, engagement and customer advocacy across all customer segments.

Required skills include:  Marketing degree or similar (relevant experience will be considered); An understanding of agriculture and ability to communicate with stakeholders; proven creative writing experience.  Design content development tools experience and web management experience would be highly regarded, as would photography/videography experience and understanding of SEO, Google AdWords and Analytics.
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Cropping Supervisor – Moree

Ceres Agricultural Company is one of Australia’s leading fully integrated agricultural companies operating across NSW. We require an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join our team at our Brudle Park properties based at Moree NSW – CROPPING SUPERVISOR

We are looking for applicants who have had experience in all aspects of dryland cropping. Key responsibilities/accountabilities include:  daily supervision of staff and operations; organise/manage general farm and equipment; carry out duties in line with company WH&S policies; and a range of operations as directed by the Cropping Manager.

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Station Hand

Family operated cattle business located on bitumen 25 km from Boulia has a full-time position available for an experienced, self- motivated, reliable, and honest stationhand.

Experience is required in all aspects of station work incl. low stress cattle management, maintenance of waters and fencing, operation and maintenance of station plant and mustering by motor bike.

Work available for partner.

Please email application with referees to: samsq9@gmail.com

RD&E Agronomist

A great position is now available with a successful, forward-thinking organisation carrying out R&D trials and extension programs, and working closely with their farming community, sponsors and industry stakeholders.

Working with a small, committed and professional team, you will design and deliver RD&E programs, as well as on-site farming and trial operations.   Communication (written and verbal) with the farming community, sponsors and industry stakeholders is also crucial, building close relationships with research and commercial partners and, most of all, effectively communicating key learnings from R&D projects.

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Chief Operating Officer

H W Greenham & Sons Pty Ltd is a family owned private company operating in the red meat industry, with beef processing facilities located at Tongala and Moe in Victoria and Smithton in Tasmania.  Due to our growth, the company is now seeking to appoint a suitably qualified person to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer, based at our Head Office in Port Melbourne.

This position requires a person with excellent people skills, business acumen, analytical ability and exemplary work ethic.  This is a senior management role and you will be responsible for leading this significant industry player within a dynamic and fast paced environment.

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Station Hand – VIC

Hassad Australia is a leading Australian agriculture company committed to excellence in livestock & grain production. The company is seeking an experienced Stockman for its 8,244 ha property based at Moyston VIC.  With a focus on large scale sheep and cattle production, key duties will consist of animal husbandry, stock handling, chemical application, fencing  maintaining and operating farm vehicles and machinery.

The successful applicant will be hands-on, highly motivated and driven to improve productivity, quality of output, and in ensuring a safe work environment for all.  To be considered for this role, you will ideally have the following: Minimum of 2 years livestock experience and own working dogs; Sound communication skills; Ability to work both independently and in a team environment; Desire to progress within the agricultural industry.

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Program Manager – Regional NSW

AgriFutures is a statutory corporation established by the Australian Government to work with industries to invest in RD&E for a more profitable, sustainable and dynamic rural sector.

With the relocation of AgriFutures (previously known as RIRDC) to Wagga Wagga, an exciting opportunity has been created to join this small team and be an integral part of developing a new direction for the business.  AgriFutures is seeking to appoint a Program Manager, Research & Innovation, who will have responsibility for initiating, developing and managing programs, securing significant cash and in-kind co-investment from industry and government stakeholders, and pursuing new funding opportunities for the Corporation.

Click here to obtain a full position description, and application details.

Business Analyst

Viridis Ag is a corporate agribusiness startup, developing and managing a large scale diversified portfolio of farming properties Australia wide, with headquarters in Albury NSW.

This is a rare chance to assist in managing large scale corporate farming operations across Australia. Reporting to the COO/GM Operations, this crucial position assists in the development of operating strategies and building economic models which accurately reflect agreed business plans. You will work within a driven and fast paced environment focusing on partnering with farm managers to develop annual operating budgets, as well as the analysis and evaluation of new business proposals to provide key input into the decision-making process.

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Head Stockman – Wandoan Area

Stanbroke is a family-owned and operated Australian beef business, with extensive cattle properties in Northern Queensland, backgrounding operations in Southern Queensland, a state of the art feedlot, a beef processing facility, and global beef marketing capabilities.

The  Head Stockman for our backgrounding properties must have excellent cattle handling skills/experience; the ability to lead/develop a small team;  fencing/stock water/general property maintenance skills; good understanding of animal welfare practices/QA/WH&S; and ability to record accurate/detailed information.

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Human Resources Manager

Viridis Ag is a corporate agribusiness startup, developing and managing a large scale diversified portfolio of farming properties Australia wide, with headquarters in Albury, NSW.

Reporting to the CEO,  this position will help create and shape the culture of this new organisation, including creating and reviewing HR policies and procedures. In addition, you will provide specialist guidance and support to management in the planning and execution of key strategic initiatives.  You will actively manage all employee relations issues, assisting reporting managers in handling them appropriately and in line with current employment legislation.

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Business Development Manager – Rural Sector NSW

This is an opportunity for a successful Business Development Manager to join a small but growing team providing payment solutions to the Rural Industry. We have leading products in related industries and we are keen to expand into the Rural Sector, in particular, Stock & Station Agents and Rural Merchandise.

Accountabilities (KPIs) include: Signing new clients; Implementing & training new clients; Responding promptly & effectively to clients.  Essential skills & experience include: Sales success; Experience in Stock & Station or associated industries; Excellent interpersonal & communication skills; Good planning & time management skills; Experience & success in a customer service role; Computer & web literacy; Good negotiation skills.

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Livestock Manager

The Victorian Livestock Exchange (VLE) is owned and driven by industry stakeholders and, since its establishment in 1997, it has led the way in developing and operating state of the art livestock exchanges.   The Livestock Manager will be responsible for supervising employees; ensuring livestock welfare is maintained; liaising with livestock agents, buyers, stock people and transport companies; ensuring market operations are conducted efficiently and effectively.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated team player, with strong knowledge, familiarity and experience within the livestock industry. Your background will include proven experience with livestock handling, livestock husbandry, and knowledge of the daily operations and procedures within a Saleyards environment.

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Executive Manager – Emergency Preparedness and Response Services

Animal Health Australia (AHA), works to protect and improve animal health and biosecurity within Australia. Reporting to the CEO, this role provides leadership and management across the Emergency Preparedness and Response (EPR) portfolio.  It will also help drive the achievement of the company’s strategic and annual operating plan outcomes and build capability and culture of EPR services and within the company.

You will hold a Bachelor of Veterinary Science, have experience in Executive Management (3+ years in a similar role) and reporting to a Board of Directors, as well as experience in emergency/crisis management and representational skills. Experience or qualifications in business management (e.g. an MBA) would be an advantage.

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Purchasing Officer

A sought after opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join an established, dynamic and professional protein procurement and supply chain Company.  Based in inner Sydney for over 10 years, this opportunity provides exposure across global and local markets with a leader in the Australian and New Zealand protein space. The successful candidate will be part of a small dynamic team focused on achieving procurement cost and supply objectives for the customer by developing and maintaining multi-level business relationships across the Australian and New Zealand protein processing sector.

Applicants should possess essential skills including: Excellent written and oral communication, intermediate proficiency in MS Office, the ability to work well in a team environment and a keen eye for detail with a focus on providing creative solutions.  Previous experience within international supply chains and/or procurement within the Agriculture sector is an advantage.

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Senior Head Stockperson – Nockatunga

Nockatunga Station is an 8,500 sq km property with capacity for over 20,000 head, located on the Wilson River, QLD.  Nockatunga requires a Head Stockperson to join our team in 2018.  The role will suit someone currently working as a Head Stockperson who wants to continue to develop their capability by working on one of CPC’s dynamic and progressive beef properties.

The successful applicant will have: ffective people management skills with a desire to develop and train your team; Committed WHS focus; Excellent cattle husbandry and horse handling skills;  Must have motorbike experience; Good time management and communication and General station experience.  Highly competitive and attractive salary packages with conditions are on offer.

Please apply online to www.pastoral.com

General Farm Hand

This is an opportunity to join the dynamic team at Thomas Foods International Rural (TFIR) at their Southern Cross property.  Responsibilities will include livestock, irrigation, cropping and pasture management and is suited to someone with proven experience and aptitude for all facets of Animal Husbandry and Broadacre farming practices.

Work will include, but is not limited to – reporting on all aspects of the role directly to the Farm Manager and keeping accurate records of all work completed; Safe operation of all machinery and equipment and maintaining tidiness and order in the farm workplace; and 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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Stationhand – NSW

Strathbogie is located 48km north of Glen Innes NSW, and is a mixed farming business with a self-replacing merino flock, and a self-replacing Angus & Crossbred herd.

Requirements of the position include, but are not limited to:  Must be a competent stockperson; experience handling cattle and sheep on 4-wheel bikes; normal station maintenance; experience with animal husbandry; ability to keep good records, preferably on computer; having own dogs; and a sound commitment to OH&S.  Farming experience would be an advantage but is not essential.

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Mill Operator

Performance Feeds is a privately owned business that specialises in manufacturing feed supplements for livestock.  Based in Kingsthorpe, Qld, we are offering an opportunity to join our team. You will be trained in all aspects of the job requirements. Ideally, (but not essential) you will have had previous stockfeed milling or agricultural experience and possess mechanical aptitude.

Responsibilities include: Ensure that all manufacturing equipment and machinery is operated to stated procedures and standards; Manufacture products to internal and externally audited quality standards. Feed Safe, HACCP and ISO; Responsible for the equipment and area which has been assigned for work; Assist in plant and equipment hygiene and maintenance programs, and Ensure company Health & Safety standards followed.

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Wagyu Marketing and Communications Manager

The Australian Wagyu Association (AWA) is a member-based company that represents the interests of Wagyu cattle breeders and supply chain partners within Australia but also internationally.  Through the collective efforts of our members, we undertake scientifically backed research and genetic improvement programs and maintain a register of Wagyu animals to consistently improve the Australian Wagyu genetic base.

The Marketing and Communications Manager is responsible for managing all internal and external communications for the company, ensuring its messages are consistent, and key activities include – communicating information regarding use of genetic services; National Wagyu Conference; Wagyu Update Magazine; media management and marketing; marketing insights and industry profile.

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Grain Fed Operations Assistant Analyst

This role is a newly created exciting opportunity within the business analysis function of JBS Australia Feedlots.  The scope of this position covers five feedlots across QLD and NSW with a total carrying capacity of 145,000 head, and servicing two grain fed production facilities.  We utilise a large number of different feeding programs and cattle types.  With this diversity comes variety, technical challenges and opportunities that are unique within the feedlot industry.

This position will be fast paced and will play an important supporting role in the development of strategy and business improvement.  The role will also help influence the day-to-day running of the feedlot operations.  Some travel to the five feedlot facilities will be required from time to time.

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General Manager – Regional QLD

Founded in 1902, Corson is one of Australasia’s leading maize milling specialists, dedicated to producing and marketing the finest quality maize food ingredients and corn products for breakfast cereal and snack food.  Corson is seeking a General Manager for their Warwick milling operation with full P&L responsibility for the business.

Crucial to the role is leadership and culture, ensuring a positive, open and respectful environment, with a strong “one team” environment on site, as well as with the wider Corson business.  Key areas of responsibility include HR, health & safety, financial performance, inventory control, food safety & quality, plant & machinery and offsite grain storage.

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Livestock Administration Assistant

Based in Goondiwindi QLD, the Carrington Group of Companies is a family owned agricultural group involved in a diverse range of activities including; irrigated cotton, ginning, warehousing and logistics, broad acre grains and pulses, livestock breeding, backgrounding, lotfeeding and a Quarter horse stud.

We currently have a full-time position for an Administration Assistant within our cattle operations, and are looking for a motivated and experienced candidate to join our team.  As the livestock Administration Assistant you will be responsible for all administrative requirements involved within the cattle operations, from data entry of cattle sales and purchases, to inventory management of stock movements, feed products and production. Whilst maintaining and reviewing company policies to ensure our compliance with the industry best practice and standards.

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Branch/Merchandise Manager – Charters Towers

Landmark, an industry leader in Australian agribusiness, currently has an opportunity for a Branch Manager to join our customer focused Charters Towers team.  As the Branch Manager, you will have responsibility for managing a diverse operation across a range of business areas with a strong focus on all activities including Merchandise, Livestock and Insurance.

To be successful in this role you must have the ability to develop and
lead a team, be commercially astute, demonstrate the ability to identify
opportunities for growth and have a proven track record of developing
effective relationships with customers and in the community.  A strong knowledge of animal health products used in the northern Queensland pastoral market is essential.

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Industry Leadership Manager – Sheep Producers Australia

Sheep Producers Australia Limited (SPA) is the nation’s peak body representing and leading the national and international interests of lamb and sheepmeat producers in Australia.  The aim of this role is to build the capability of representatives in the sheep industry and promote leadership positions.

This role is an autonomous position and it will be your responsibility to manage and/or implement activities and projects, with support from sub-contractors as needed.  A background in communications would be advantageous along with demonstrated experience in managing similar projects in, ideally, an industry based organisation.

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Sales/Marketing Executive – Live Export

South East Asian Livestock Services (SEALS) is a registered livestock exporter in Australia with over 20 years of history.  We are looking for a full time SALES AND MARKETING EXECUTIVE with a view to capitalise on the expanding live export trade, and grow sales in the greater Asia region.

The role is a senior manager position within SEALS focused on managing our extensive client base across S.E. Asia and into China, and will be a key part of the SEALS Executive Team.  Client management is the core skill set required, however, being a small company there will be the need to be involved in all aspects of the business including buying cattle, loading vessels, supply chain management and ensuring that we comply with ASEL and ESCAS.  Located ideally in Darwin Office, regular travel is required both domestically and internationally.

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Skilled Meat Workers and Knife Hands

Harvey Beef is Western Australia’s largest beef exporter, with state of the art meat processing facilities in the South West town of Harvey, employing a workforce in excess of 500.

Harvey Beef has embarked on an exciting period of improvement and change within the business and we currently seek Skilled Beef Boners, Slicers, Slaughter Persons, Butchers and Knife Hands to work in our Boning Room and or Slaughterfloor.

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Assessment Officers – QRIDA

The Queensland Rural & Industry Development Authority (QRIDA) specialises in the administration of government financial assistance and legislative programs, with their purpose being to assist in creating sustainable rural communities.  QRIDA now has two newly-created positions available for Assessment Officers to assist with the financial analysis and processing of applications for loan and grant programs administered by QRIDA.

Responsibilities will include the extraction and analysis of financial statements to assist in determining applicant eligibility for loan schemes, communicating effectively internally and externally, including with loan applicants, accountants and solicitors. These are great positions if you are committed to the future of rural Australia and are looking to develop your career in finance.

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Stationhand

This position is currently available on a 6,500 acre cattle property with an NFAS accredited feedlot located in central west NSW.  In addition to the feedlot operations is a herd of Fullblood Wagyu cattle and backgrounding operation.

Reporting to the Farm Manager, this role requires an energetic, team oriented individual with experience in all aspects of beef cattle, farming & feedlot production. As part of the team, previous experience in daily feedlot operations including all aspects of lotfeeding such as bunk feeding, induction, maintenance, as well as other general farm duties are ideal.

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Head Stockperson – Davenport Downs

Paraway Pastoral Company has an opportunity for a motivated and experienced stockperson to take on the role of Headstockperson at Davenport Downs. We are a progressive Agricultural Company which is committed to your personal development, enabling you to become a leader in the north Australian beef industry.

Located in the heart of the Channel Country of south-west Queensland, Davenport Downs and its outstation Springvale, together form a 3.7 million acre aggregation capable of carrying up to 25,000 head of cattle.

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Financial Controller + Company Secretary

Ferngrove Wines/TBG Agri Holdings is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and energetic CFO/Company Secretary for its extensive agricultural assets including winery in the Frankland River Region of WA as well as 40,000+ head cattle across five properties in Northern Australia including WA, NT and Qld.

Headquartered in Perth, this position reports to the Managing Director and is accountable for the administrative, financial and compliance function of the Group, and the development of relationships with both external and internal stakeholders.  This is an exciting career opportunity for an enthusiastic and positive individual wanting to work closely with other senior team members to help steer the wine and cattle business through the next stages of development.

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Manager – Liveringa Station

Liveringa Station is a large East Kimberley Cattle Station situated 250km inland from Broome, and it plays an important role in HPPL’s northern cattle supply chain strategy. Based in the Kimberley and reporting to the Regional Manager WA, you will be responsible for leading the production and commercial activities of Liveringa, which includes the breeding, farming and feedlot operations.

Your success in this role will be built upon the strength of your knowledge, experience and capability in beef cattle business management, in particular, a track record of success developing and delivering major capital programmes with complex stakeholder and compliance issues.  You will lead a team through a period of growth & change to drive improvements in production, quality, health & safety, and animal welfare.

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General Farm Hand/Machinery Operator

Clunie Range Angus Stud is looking for a General Farm Hand/Machinery Operator to join the team. Clunie Range is a large-scale family operation with strong values and commitment to producing consistent lines of sale bulls annually. We are currently seeking an enthusiastic farm hand to operate feed mixer and other machinery required to maintain feed levels for all livestock.

Responsibilities will primarily include but not limited to:  Cattle Feeding; Tractor Driving; Day-today general farm duties and maintenance as arranged by employer; Occasional stock-work.

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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.

Assistant Property Manager

Due to the expansion of our business, an exciting opportunity exists for an experienced and highly motivated Assistant Property Manager to join our team managing a large beef cattle backgrounding and finishing property, approx. 52,000 hectares,  in the Richmond / Hughenden region, QLD.  Reporting to the Property Manager, you will be responsible for assisting in the day to day operational management of the property to achieve maximum sustainable production and profitability.

Selection criteria and demonstrated skills include:  A min of 5 years’ experience in a similar hands on position;  Good stock handling skills and sound knowledge of beef cattle production; Experience in welding and fabrication; Basic mechanical aptitude; Prior experience in record keeping; Understanding of health and safety in the workplace.

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Assistant Manager – Allawah Brahman Stud

CPC is Australia’s number one private cattle provider, owning 16 properties totalling 5.5 million hectares running in excess of 400,000 head cattle.  Allawah Brahman Stud, located near Biloela in Central Queensland, is an intensive bull breeding operation which underpins CPC’s genetics program using artificial insemination and embryo transfer programmes on a herd of 1200 stud Brahman breeders joined to Brahman, Angus, Belmont Red and a separate Boran breeding herd.

Essential Criteria – Promote and manage best practice in animal welfare and quality assurance; Create and promote a positive health and safety culture; Excellent time management and communication skills; Excellent animal husbandry skills; Sound knowledge and experience in all aspects of property maintenance; Excellent knowledge in horse riding; Own horses and working dogs.

For further details and to apply, please go to our Careers page: www.pastoral.com

Station Positions – Yeeda WA

Yeeda is a fully integrated red meat and tourism business and is one of WA’s largest pastoral and beef companies in the Kimberley region, located 40km out of Derby.  These positions are :

Head stockperson – min. of 3 year’s experience in a similar role, experience in large scale cattle stations, ability to work without supervision, heavy machinery experience.  Stationhands, Stockmen/Stockwomen – min. of 3 years’ experience on large scale cattle stations, fencing, welding, two wheel and quad bike.

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Experienced Slaughterman : Beef & Lamb

Our company develops processing technology for the red meat industry, as well as providing ongoing customer support and consulting services. We are seeking a highly skilled slaughterman to assist with training our clients’ plant personnel in the operation and methodology of our processing systems.

The position involves interaction with plant floor workers, supervisors & foremen with regard to the proper execution of work instructions developed for each unique installation. Selection criteria include:  minimum 10 years’ experience in the meat processing industry, ability to travel and be on the road periodically, strong communications and interpersonal skills and a thorough understanding of humane practices in animal handling.

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Full Time Livestock Agent

TopX is a franchise business where each operator owns and runs their own business, but due to growth and demand for our service we currently have employment opportunities for experienced Livestock Agents.  We will offer any suitable candidate above industry standard remuneration, and a career opportunity like no other.  

Duties and Responsibilities include – Sheep and cattle marketing and sales; Rural Property marketing and sales; Abide by company code of conduct.  Pre-requisites include – At least 3 years’ experience; Current salesperson licence; Excellent verbal and written communication skills;  At least intermediate MS Office skills; Organised and able to meet deadlines and a Current Driver’s Licence.

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Communications Manager – Agribusiness

Our client is a peak national body which provides leadership and representation for an agricultural industry sector worth $2 billion annually. The purpose of the organisation is to ensure sustainability, industry prosperity and promote and foster high standards. The small but dynamic team based in the Sydney CBD is focused on maximum engagement with its membership by maintaining strong communication channels, holding workshops and training industry personnel.

Reporting to the CEO this role is responsible for developing and delivering a structured annual membership campaign together with delivering effective, relevant and informative communications and training programs to members.

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Diesel Mechanic / Fitter – Chinchilla

Stanbroke is a family-owned and operated Australian beef business, and we have a position available for a qualified Diesel Mechanic/Fitter at our 30,000 head feedlot, located at Chinchilla on the Western Darling Downs QLD.

This position is a site based general maintenance role that suits a person who works well in a small team and has excellent all-round mechanical and general maintenance skills.  This position involves a 10 on / 4 off roster, with accommodation available on site if required.

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Working Manager – King Island TAS

The TRT Pastoral Group owns and operates the King Island aggregation, which is a 6,780ha beef operation calving 6,000 Angus cows this spring, targeting the feeder steer and premium grass-fed market. We are seeking a manager who is interested in converting grass into beef and who will enjoy the challenge of optimising production on one of our farms running 1,950 breeders.

The working manager is responsible for grazing management, farm development and presentation, and above all optimising animal performance on your farm.The successful applicant will be a self-starter, take pride in their work, experienced with cattle operations, have a good understanding of pasture management with strong communication and organisation skills.

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Territory Sales Manager – Mallee

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive and we have an exciting opportunity for you to join Cargill Australia as the Territory Sales Manager, based in North Western Victoria. Reporting into a Regional Sales Manager, you will be accountable for achieving territory revenue goals through developing long-term relationships with targeted farmer customers, identifying business needs and positioning AWB solutions to satisfy these unmet customer needs.

To be successful in this role, you will have: Tertiary education or equivalent work experience; Strong leadership and organisational skills; Strong conflict management skills; Proven problem-solving and decision making skills; Have an ability to be on the road 80% of your time visiting targeted farmer customers.  Whilst not essential, experience in the grain industry or related sales and marketing positions is highly desirable.

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Stationhands – Sedgeford

Teys Investments is seeking two experienced stationhand’s for Sedgeford, a 120,000 acre breeding and fattening cattle property situated 35km south east of Alpha.

Applicants will be required to undertake general station duties and all mustering is done on horses.  Dozer and grader experience would be an advantage. Applicants must supply own horses, however no working or pig dogs are permitted.  Single or married air conditioned accommodation available.

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Livestock Manager – NT

Coomalie Holding Depot is a pre-export quarantine facility, located 25km north of Adelaide River on the Stuart Highway, and within an hour from Palmerston and Darwin. Our family company is integrated with Victoria River Veterinary Services and Waterloo Station NT.

We require an Assistant Livestock Manager to our Depot Manager to work closely with our team, the live exporter and visiting overseas clients.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, day to day management of CHD, compliance with ESCAS requirements and documentation, knowledge of ASEL and importing country requirements, manage loading and unloading of trucks and weighing, drafting, tagging and feeding cattle.

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Head Stockpersons – three locations – QLD

Australian Country Choice, together with Australian Cattle and Beef Holdings, is a 100% Australian owned and family operated industry leader. We have several opportunities for experienced and career minded head stockpersons looking for stability and an opportunity to broaden and develop their skills and agribusiness knowledge with an industry leader at these locations:

Barkly Downs Station, located 150km west of Mt Isa, runs approx 70,000 head over 2.3million acres.  Babbiloora Station, located 110km north-east of Augathella, runs approx. 22,000 head over 250,000 acres.  Niella, located 40km north-east of Roma, runs approx, 1800 head on 10,000 acres.

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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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Meat Processing Staff

AACo is searching for keen and enthusiastic skilled Trades People and follow-on Labourers to contribute to the success of our Beef Processing facility in Livingstone, 50km from Darwin CBD.   Previous experience in meat processing is not required, but would be an advantage, however we are offering on-going training and up-skilling programs for successful candidates of all skill levels.

As a successful candidate you will be highly reliable and take pride in your safe work practices, show a high level of integrity, honesty and respect at all times and look for opportunities to continuously learn and improve your skills.

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