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Meat Trader, Melbourne

Our client, Ausfine Foods, is Australian owned with over 30 years of experience in supplying and purchasing meat and dairy products in the international marketplace.Reporting to the Director – Meat Division, this role is responsible for the profitable trading of meat products including planning, managing and facilitating relevant selling and buying strategies to achieve maximum sales and profit targets.

Key Responsibilities include: Prepare annual sales forecast and develop market strategies; Build strong relationships with all stakeholders; Ensure all international contract terms and trading regulations are observed;  Prepare and present sales and revenue reports.  To be successful in this role, you’ll have: A complete understanding of international trading terms and risk management; 3 – 5 years of experience in International Trade; Trade experience in meat or other food or agricultural products; and Post or Undergrad in International Business or Agricultural studies.

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Quality & Compliance Manager – Meat

Mort & Co is a leading beef feedlot specialist in Australia, and we are looking for a highly motivated Quality & Compliance Manager to join the Meat team in our Toowoomba office. Reporting to the General Manager- Meat Sales & Operations, this role directly manages and supports the product integrity of the branded beef quality assurance system while driving continuous improvement and operational excellence.

Key functions of the role include:  Ensure all meat products are produced to specifications; Manage Meat quality systems; Back up all duties of the Meat Operations Manager; Assist in the Meat non-conformance process; Assist operations in supply chain sustainability; Manage kill, grade, bone and pack with our processing partner; Inventory management and recovery process. Inustry experience in QA and meat operational management experience would be preferred, but not essential.

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Senior Agriculture Advisor NSW

Local Land Services (LLS) provides quality, customer-focused services to landholders and the community across NSW.  The primary purpose of the role is to develop, and deliver, agricultural production programs and advisory services to support regional agricultural producers to improve productivity,  and support customers in relation to emergency planning, preparedness, response and recovery.

To be successful in this role you will need strong agronomic skills and good knowledge of the plants and pastures of the North Coast region. The right candidate will have excellent communication skills to engage, influence and collaborate with people across a range of multi-disciplinary teams within the organisation and across the community. You will have the ability to think strategically and understand and apply complex information where needed.

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Regional Sales Manager – Central NSW

Our client is an established agribusiness with a long history of working with producers and providing products critical to broadacre, horticulture and pasture production. Due to growth in their business in central NSW, they now seek to employ a Regional Sales Manager (RSM) to lead and grow an existing sales team based across the region.

The RSM will have a strong focus on relationship management and strong technical support with existing and potential customers across the region. Ideally, the successful candidate will have a strong agribusiness management background and  experience across retail distribution, fertiliser, ag chem, animal health, machinery or seed; strong commercial and negotiating skills; and total commitment to customer service and innovation.

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Farm Manager, Horticulture – Northern Riverina

Our client has extensive farming operations in Southern Australia, and their business is primarily driven by utilising the latest production techniques through technology adoption and commercial partnerships. They require a leader to drive an existing horticultural development that was established from a greenfield site within the last 5 years.

As Farm Manager, you will be responsible for all day to day farming and asset development activities and will lead both permanent staff and contractors. To be successful, you will apply your production and business acumen for planning and executing operational activities, whilst strategically managing the future development of the asset. You will be utilising your prior experience in an irrigation based farm/asset management positions (horticulture/tree crops preferred) and preferably you will have tertiary qualifications in science and or business.

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Research Coordinator – Gold Coast Hinterland

Due to the expansion of their business, our client is seeking a Research/Trials Coordinator to join their business in a newly created role. As Research/Trials Coordinator, you will primarily assist with the running of trials as well as data analysis, so along with an analytical report writing requirement, the role will require the successful applicant to undertake trial based activities such as spraying and mowing of small plot trials – therefore some knowledge and experience of machinery and farming systems is essential.

Selection criteria includes: 3+ years experience in conducting and management of field trials programs; Agronomic experience in turf/amenity horticulture (not essential but well regarded); Ag science or similar qualifications.

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Technical Manager, Meat Processing – WA

Ausvision Meat Processors PL, trading as Beaufort River Meats, is located 220km south of Perth, and specialises in meat processing (lamb, mutton, goats, deer) and trading, selling meat proteins domestically and internationally.

The Technical Manager, Meat Processing will require knowledge and experience in food processing, along with some of the following qualifications: Commitment to ongoing employment; 2+ years’ experience in a similar role; Certified HACCP training; AUSMEAT sheep meat product specification Level 2 accreditation (Standards Officer); Internal Audit Training; Driver’s licence & own transport.  Responsibilities include:  Maintain all compliance necessary; Staff management – Inform Plant Manager of any issues that may impact on Profitability, DIFOTIS or Customer Satisfaction; Reporting;  Microbiological sample preparation, collection and analysis; and Instrument Calibrations.

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Overseer – NSW

The Nowendoc Run operates 3600ha (8900 acres) at Nowendoc in the Eastern New England district of NSW, running predominately trade cattle with a breeding herd to be included in the future.  The position of Overseer provides the successful applicant the opportunity to be involved in planning, and property development, together with planning of the work program in conjunction with the manager.

Key Duties/Attributes include:  Supervision of staff and contractors; Excellent record keeping and communication skills; Experience using or ability to learn the use of Agricultural software; Maintenance of equipment and property; Aherence to WH&S protocols; Mechanical ability; Experience with planting/boom spraying general tractor operation.  Desirable to have working dogs,  Truck licence, Chemcert and firearms licence.

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Agribusiness Administrator

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

Skills and attributes required include:  Understand the fundamentals of business and financial management/administration; A sound knowledge of the livestock breeding industries; A good understanding of modern breeding techniques including genomic technologies and their application in livestock industries; Well-developed computer skills and high-level competency with Excel, Word, Web and MYOB.  Education and Experience:  A degree or diploma in Business Administration, Agribusiness or Agricultural Science would be looked upon favourably. Applicants with livestock industry experience are also encouraged to apply.

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Overseer/Assistant Manager – NSW

Our client is a prominent and professionally run company running crossbred ewes and beef cattle near Walcha, in the premier livestock production region of the Northern Tablelands of NSW. This large sheep and cattle enterprise seeks an Overseer to assist the manager with daily activities on the property.

Responsibilities include:  Day to day supervision of a small team of farm hands and of seasonal contractors; Hands on involvement with farm activities. Requirements include:  experience working with sheep, experience with cattle is desirable but not essential; have good working dogs; Prior experience in livestock management and general farm activities.

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Machinery Operator (1) + Stockperson (1)

These two new positions have become available for a couple on Cobungra Station, situated halfway between Dinner Plain and Omea in Victoria.   These positions will be part of a close-knit group and integral to the production of high quality beef.

Details for each position include:  MACHINERY OPERATOR – operate a bulldozer (D6) and tractor; experience with pasture renovation is essential.  The expectation is that in down time you will undertake stock work, so stock handling experience is a must.  STOCK PERSON –  high level of horsemanship, along with your own horses and equipment; experience in low stress stock handling; experience with AI, ET and calving cows; record keeping skills. Computer literacy and familiarity with technology is also necessary.

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Ag Tech Program Manager

Wine Australia supports the grape and wine community, and the  Research, Development and Adoption (RD&A) team works with sector representative organisations and research partners to support the long-term success of the Australian grape and wine community. The Agtech Program Manager will drive viticultural and winery efficiency, and grape and wine quality through agtech, robotics, machine learning and big data management, including producer-led agtech demonstration vineyards and wineries.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role at the forefront of industry technology – selection criteria includes:  demonstrated knowledge of winemaking, grapegrowing, horticulture or the fermentation sector; established networks in the Australian and/or international grape and wine community; tertiary qualifications in viticulture, oenology, biochemistry, plant or soil sciences, food technology or related disciplines; sound commercial and negotiation skills with industry and stakeholders including government and agtech companies.

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Innovation Communications Coordinator

Australian Eggs is the peak services body providing marketing and research & development services to the Australian egg industry.  The Innovation Communications Co-ordinator will work as part of the Innovation Program team that develops and manages research and innovation projects across the value chain.  The role is responsible for proactively communicating outcomes and creating content that demonstrates outputs and achievements.

Selection criteria includes:  Proven project management skills; Tertiary qualifications in science or related field; Communications background; Experience in the operation of research, innovation and extension programs.

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Feedmill Hand – Aronui

Aronui feedlot is located in a grain belt of the rich and fertile Darling Downs, 20km north of Dalby and 3 hours west of Brisbane.  We are seeking a motivated Feedmill Hand with previous experience in a similar role to join our team.

Key Responsibilities will include:  Receival,  handling and storage of commodities; Preparation of feedstuffs; Operation of mills, harvestore, tempering system and in-loading when required; Operation of loader for loading feed truck; Maintain all mill areas in a clean and hygienic state.; Feeding of livestock; Mixing of feed in feed truck.  Skills and experience required include:  Knowledge of and licences (tickets) where necessary for Mill vehicle operation; Be able to meet all the educational and experience pre-requisites for the appointed FFB level as specified in the current AAco Certified Agreement; A willingness to use a computer; Knowledge of QA Programs; Knowledge of grain and commodity specification.

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Feedlot Hand – Goonoo

Goonoo Feedlot is an intensive Feedlot in Queensland , 60km from Emerald.  The main purpose of the position is to support the maintenance and feedlot staff with all maintenance, mill and operational requirements across the feedlot.

Key Responsibilities include:  Ensure WH&S procedures are maintained; Maintain efficient workshop by keeping floors, benches and equipment clean and serviceable; • Sheet metal fabrication;  Joint responsibility for ordering all spare parts, oils and fuels for the feedlot; Operate machinery when required; Assist with general maintenance of buildings and station structures, including performing routine daily checks and services of equipment; Identify opportunities for continuous improvement in maintenance areas.

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Livestock Hand – Aronui

Aronui feedlot is located in a grain belt of the rich and fertile darling downs, 20km north of Dalby and 3 hours west of Brisbane.  As a Livestock Hand you will be part of a team directly contributing to the care and maintenance of cattle on the feedlot. Reporting to the Livestock Manager, you’ll be a proactive and positive member of the crew, who has a passion for cattle, working outdoors and giving your best efforts every day.

Duties & responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: General cattle handling and movement; Cattle induction; Handling and treatment of sick cattle; Operate machinery as required; Maintain records and follow worksheets; Ensure the tidiness and cleanliness of the feedlot.  Experience and skills required include:  Previous experience in a feedlot environment preferred; Animal health and welfare experience; Sound horse riding ability is a must; Available for long-term employment; Ability to perform general maintenance and feedlot related duties.

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Livestock Manager – NSW

Customised Farm Management (CFM) is an Australian owned and operated rural asset Management Company which is delivering expert farm managerial services throughout Australia’s developing and diverse Agricultural Landscape.   Reporting to the Farm Manager, we are seeking an experienced Livestock Manager to run our large operation near Hillston, NSW. This is a full-time position with a focus on merino sheep and has potential to expand.

Responsibilities for this hands-on role include:  Coordinating operations for a large merino operation; Oversight/governance of contractors; Development planning, budgeting and reporting; Machinery operation; Understanding of key benchmarking targets.

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Cadetship Program – Horticulture

Customised Farm Management (CFM) is an Australian owned and operated rural asset Management Company which is delivering expert farm managerial services throughout Australia’s developing and diverse Agricultural Landscape.  CFM is expanding in the production of permanent tree cropping enterprises, alongside row cropping, broadacre and livestock operations.

We are excited to offer three cadetship opportunities within our horticulture and permanent cropping businesses in the Riverina. This will give the opportunity for cadets to join our progressive farm management business, learn from experienced leaders of the industry and innovate using the latest technologies.  Full time roles are available in Hay and Darlington Point, central to our Riverina operations with a focus working in Citrus and Pistachios, working alongside row crop and livestock operations.

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Commodity Trader – Grain

With the option to be regionally or remotely based reporting to the CEO, this position is with a family owned business with a growing reputation as a leader in the supply of cereals grains, protein meal and fibre sources to a strong customer base.  Use your contacts and the existing client base to grow your network and build relationships by exceeding customer expectations with a focus on consistency, reliability, and relationships.

Currently operating with an experienced trader, our client is looking to recruit an individual who can add to an established and warm trading desk selling into the end to end delivered market. Our client runs a domestic book with 20+ years’ experience in the grains industry and an excellent local reputation with strong connection to growers across NSW & QLD.

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Agribusiness Consultant

Are you interested in building your, and the industry’s, knowledge of profitable pastoral production? Do you have an enquiring mind and well developed critical thinking skills? Are you prepared to travel throughout regional Australia, contributing to, and learning from, well managed pastoral businesses? Then Bush AgriBusiness would like to hear from you.

Bush AgriBusiness’ growing team provides independent analysis and trusted insights to the sustainable and profitable pastoral businesses of the future. This position of Agribusiness Consultant , based in Toowoomba, would suit someone with industry experience looking to take the next step in their career. Duties will include working with producer groups and individual clients, performing project work, contributing to publications and delivering training.

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Chair – NABRC

The North Australia Beef Research Council Inc (NABRC) is seeking to appoint a Chairman for our challenging and influential research, development, extension, and adoption leadership role working with a wide cross-section of participants in the north Australian beef industry.  We invite applications from persons with significant knowledge of, and experience in, the north Australian beef industry and who understand the industry’s RDE&A needs and challenges.

This role includes fostering effective networks between the beef industry,
RDE&A investors, providers, and other key organisations. A key responsibility is to lead and mentor a team of Regional Beef Research Committee (RBRC) chairs to facilitate communication between beef producers and other key industry stakeholders.

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Commercialisation Manager – Agrifood

AgriFutures Australia,based in Wagga Wagga NSW,  specialises in assisting rural industries to become more innovative, adaptive and valuable by investing in RD&E.  Within the Agrifood Engagement team a new ongoing contract role has been created, Commercial and Engagement Manager,  which will have overall responsibility to drive and deliver commercialisation and engagement outcomes for a new research and commercialisation platform, to be known as growAG.

A naturally switched on leader, you will have an appreciation for how investors think and the ability to drive conversations to maximise commercial investment opportunities.  Come and join a growing organisation focused on innovation with a broad portfolio of work, where you will increase your visibility on the international agrifood stage.

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Operations Manager

Ace Operations, backed by agribusiness funds manager Duxton Capital, is an efficient, profitable and innovative dairy farm asset manager. Milking 4000 Cows across 8 farms, mostly within a 35 KM radius in Gippsland (Maffra), they are now seeking an Operations Manager to oversee and coordinate operational activities for their farming assets.

Working closely with the farm management team, along with an external technical consulting resource, the Operations Manager will be a hands-on but strategic manager with demonstrated people leadership skills and operational management experience in dairy. To be successful in this role, you will be taking advantage of your prior experience in dairy, as well as your demonstrated experience in managing farming assets and/or teams – ideally within a corporate agribusiness.

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Leading Hand

A future in the Beef Cattle industry exists for a suitably qualified and experienced person as  a leading hand/operations in a commercial Droughtmaster breeding, backgrounding, feeding, feedlot and farm operation in the south-east Burnett.  This is an attractive long-term opportunity for the successful applicant, with incentives for performance production and profitability.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:  Livestock operations;  Electronic communication and record keeping; Water infrastructure and maintenance; Farming operations; Maintenance and construction of property infrastructure; Use and maintenance of farming plant, machinery, vehicles and equipment.

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Computer Programmer – Web Developer

This full-time position, based in Armidale, NSW, will be responsible for the Software development and support for Angus Australia’s data acquisition, storage, management and reporting requirements.

Angus Australia is seeking an experienced computer programmer to contribute to the development of a web based interface for our membership and animal performance database. We require someone with relevant experience in the following areas: PHP / OOP development; Web frameworks & associated libraries or similar; SQL, HTML, CSS & JavaScript; Ability to work as part of a small programming team essential. Please only apply if you have a valid work visa for Australia.

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Specialty Agricultural Salesperson

Acres Rural Supplies is a growing Rural Merchandise business with three branches throughout Central Queensland which service and supply diverse agricultural operations. An exciting opportunity is now available for a genuine and effective Specialty Sales Person to assist the Branch Manager and join the team at Baralaba, Qld.  The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and maintaining genuine rapport with customers, identifying requirements and supplying customers with specialist agricultural products.

Position Requirements include:  Demonstrated comprehensive knowledge of agricultural industry; Highly developed computer literacy with the ability to learn new systems and processes; Exceptional communication skills and ability to relate to all stakeholders;  Rural merchandise sales and marketing experience with ability to establish and maintain relationships; Current vehicle licence essential, forklift licence advantage.

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Human Resources Officer – Recruitment

Bindaree Food Group (BFG), a vertically integrated supply chain delivering global meat solutions domestically and internationally, currently has an opportunity for a pro-active, innovative and experienced Human Resources(HR) Officer – Recruitment to join our team based in Inverell, on the Northern Tablelands of NSW.  The successful candidate will report directly to the HR Manager and will deliver high level human resource services, particularly in the areas of recruitment and retention.

Selection criteria includes:  Sound knowledge of HR functions; Understanding of labour laws and procedures; Strong communication skills with ability to interact with all stakeholders; A commitment to customer service, attention to detail and ability to demonstrate sound judgement.

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Livestock Supervisor – Gunnee

Hancock Agriculture, incorporating S. Kidman & Co Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services, is a world-class agribusiness with 30 properties across Australia spanning 10 million hectares. Gunnee is a 10,000 head Beef Feeding Facility siutated in northern NSW and it has a fantastic senior opportunity available for an organised and enthusiastic Livestock Supervisor.

The position is ideally suited to a person who has demonstrated feeding facility experience in a supervisor or leading hand capacity. Skills and experience required include:  Livestock experience of 2-3 years preferably in a similar role; Advanced leadership, organisational, planning and communication skills; Preference to tertiary qualifications;  A strong commitment to a Safety Workplace culture; Advanced computer and technological literacy, preferably with experience and knowledge of StockAid feed program.

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Milling & Feed General Hand – Gunnee

Hancock Agriculture, incorporating S. Kidman & Co Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services, is a world-class agribusiness with 30 properties across Australia spanning 10 million hectares. Gunnee is a 10,000 head Beef Feeding Facility situated in Northern NSW which is currently seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Milling & Feeding General Hand to join the team.

Successful applicants will need to have previous experience in the following areas:  Driving/operating a range of machinery; Pen cleaning and pen pad maintenance; Cleaning and maintenance of feed bunks; General upkeep, repairs and maintenance.  In addition, you will have a demonstrated passion for beef feeding operations, a strong commitment to the highest animal welfare standards and WH&S practices.

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Sales Representative – Rural Merchandise

Our client is a successful Rural Supplies Outlet supplying quality agricultural merchandise together with the essentials for life in a rural community including clothing, footwear, gifts, saddlery, hunting and outdoor pursuits. An exciting opportunity is now available in the Rural Supplies area for a genuine and effective Sales Person to join their friendly and supportive team located at Mitchell, QLD.

The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for assisting customers with the purchase of rural supplies, however will also be happy to assist as required across all aspects of the business. Ideally this role is suited to someone who has the ability to develop genuine rapport and identify with rural farming businesses, together with some understanding of animal husbandry and/or agronomic requirements.

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Livestock Hand – Sapphire Feedlot

Smithfield Cattle Company is currently seeking an experienced and motivated Livestock Hand for our expanding Sapphire Feedlot located 32km east of Goondiwindi.

The responsibilities of the position will include animal health management, induction, drafting and cattle dispatch.

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Communications Manager – Agribusiness

For nearly 50 years our client has been providing a wide range of agribusiness software, information & extension services to the domestic and international livestock industries. With business continuing to grow, the new role of Communications Manager has been created to drive a communication and marketing strategy for each of the different business units that comprise the overall brand.

Responsibilities include: Develop content and design campaigns; Build solid partnerships with business leaders; Manage all communications; The ability to cut through complex scientific information to deliver content clearly and concisely. Selection criteria include: Bachelor’s degree in either journalism, communications, public relations; Min. 5 years’ experience in communications / public relations working across all types of social media; High level verbal and facilitation skills, copywriting skills and sound project and time management skills.

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Graduate / Station Hand – King Island

TRT Pastoral Group owns and operates over 8,000HA of prime grazing land on King Island TAS. and carry over 8,000 high quality Angus breeders plus progeny.  We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate to join our team who will be trained and mentored  to become a future leader within the grassfed industry.

Key Duties & Responsibilities include: Low Stress Stock Handling, Livestock processing, drafting, animal husbandry; Rotational grazing/ Mob shifts; Vehicle and Machinery operation; Fencing and water repairs and general maintenance. It is essential that you have a Manual Driver’s Licence, and desirable to have a Motorcycle Licence; Previous livestock experience; and Certificate II in Agriculture or Equivalent.

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Livestock Hands – Grassdale Feedlot

Grassdale Feedlot, located between Dalby and Cecil Plains, has recently undergone major expansion making it the largest in the country, and due to this exciting growth we currently have opportunities available for Livestock Hands to join our Livestock Health and Livestock Movements Teams.

Responsibilities include:  Pen riding and hospital treatments; Drafting, processing and livestock movements; Data entry/processing and accurate record keeping using specialist feedlot systems; A strong focus on WH&S. Requirements for the positions include:  Previous cattle handling and horsemanship experience; Your own team of sensible workhorses and gear.

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Road Train Drivers

Road Trains of Australia (RTA), the largest privately owned livestock transporter in Australia, has  over a decade of experience in transportation of livestock  throughout the north of WA, NT and Queensland.  We are currently seeking Road Train Drivers to join the business on a fulltime basis, to be based in Muchea WA, from where you will drive across NT and interstate transporting cattle and livestock.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: Daily pre-start checks; Driving to a safe and professional standard; Handling and managing livestock safely; Completing paperwork satisfactorily; Complying with all company policies & procedures; Complying with the Chain of Responsibility.  The successful candidate will have: A valid MC driver’s licence; Willingness to undertake and clear a full Medical & drug & alcohol fitness assessment, including a Commercial Driver Fitness assessment; A valid MSIC card or willing to obtain; Provide Rights to work in Australia;  Willingness to complete and pass: Commercial Vehicle Drivers Fatigue Online Assessment.

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Feeding & Milling Hand – Grassdale Feedlot

Grassdale Feedlot, located between Dalby and Cecil Plains, has recently undergone major expansion making it the largest in the country, and due to this exciting growth we currently have an opportunity available for a new recruit to join our feeding and milling team.  This position would be ideal for someone who is keen and eager to learn, and willing to contribute to a great team and culture.

We are looking for people who: Are effective communicators; Are observant and pay attention to details; Ask lots of questions and think ahead; Embrace technology and look for opportunities to continuously improve. Key functions of the role include: Operation of modern feeding machinery and equipment; Operation of a modern steam flaking plant; Plant maintenance and hygiene upkeep; Timely and accurate record keeping; Maintaining a strong focus on WH&S.

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Cook – Goonoo Feedlot

Goonoo feedlot is located in central Queensland, 65km south east of Emerald and 20km south of Comet.

Duties & responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Perform your job in line with AACo safety programs and procedures; Keep a clean hygienic kitchen and dining room; Ensure nutritious meals are prepared for station staff and visitors as required (+ 20); Meal and stores planning; Assist with the packing of meat for the kitchen; Maintain kitchen utensils.  Requirements include:  Experience at managing a kitchen and providing meals to schedule; An understanding of dietary nutrition and food hygiene; High level of organisational skills to plan meals; Be prepared to live and work in a remote location.  Previous experience in a similar role an advantage.

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General Manager

Our client is an acknowledged innovative forward-looking integrated producer, processor and marketer of high-quality beef products for domestic and export markets. The company is establishing a beef operation in the Pilbara and Kimberley regions of Northern Western Australia, and it now requires a General Manager to lead this regional operational team.

The position reports to the CEO and will be responsible for steering the company’s pastoral, livestock and irrigation business units to meet strategic objectives and achieve revenue targets.   Selection criteria includes: Strong people management skills; Business analysis and reporting; Demonstrated ability to manage an efficient integrated data driven business using current software solutions; The ability to develop and implement strategic plans and build an outcome focused culture.  Tertiary qualifications in agricultural science or a related field would be highly regarded.

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Operations Managers – Regional Livestock Exchange Facilities

AAM is an Australian-owned and operated provider of strategic investment, asset management and operational management services focusing on Australia’s agricultural industries.  The AAM philosophy is to actively manage investments, with a relentless focus on operational efficiencies, sustainability and maximising returns for investors.

We currently have career opportunities available for experienced Operations Managers at our livestock auction facilities across New South Wales and Victoria. The Operations Manager is responsible for the safe and efficient operations of the site, and building strong relationships with those that work closely with us in the agricultural industry and community.

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Chief Executive Officer – Southern Gulf NRM

Southern Gulf NRM (SG NRM) is a community-based not-for-profit company, established to provide sustainable natural resource management (NRM) services in the southern Gulf of Carpentaria region of NW Queensland.  This is a two year contract (with potential for renewal), and the position requires a motivated leader with a successful track record in:

Managing broad-based service-delivery programs with multiple stakeholders and funding sources; Identifying strategic opportunities and spearheading collaborative responses;  Building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders; Maintaining corporate governance standards.  Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline, along with business related qualifications will be highly regarded.

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Livestock hand – Goonoo Feedlot

Goonoo Feedlot is an intensive Feedlot in Queensland , 60km from Emerald. The main purpose of the position is to support the maintenance and feedlot staff with all maintenance, mill and operational requirements across the feedlot.

Key Responsibilities include:  Ensure WH&S procedures are maintained; Work according to a Livestock and Maintenance Program; General cattle handling and movement; Handling and treatment of sick cattle; Operate machinery as required; Maintain records and follow worksheets; Accurate reporting skills to managers; Assist and support the Livestock manager and leading hand with the implementation of AACo Policies and Protocols; and Maintain a strong commitment to Animal Welfare, QA, HR and WHS.

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Livestock Agent – Alice Springs

This family owned business, originating in South Australia, but with livestock agents throughout Eastern Australia, has seen increased demand which has led to expansion into the Northern Territory, based in Alice Springs.  The Livestock Agent  will lead the Alice Springs branch’s livestock sales and marketing activities to effectively optimise clients’ sales and earning potential and provide support.

Key Responsibilities will include:  Develop the branch business plan and market opportunities; Provide clients with innovative pathways to market; Manage safety and compliance requirements; Responsible for your own livestock sales portfolio.  Skills and Experience required include: Livestock agency experience; Experience maintaining good relationships and management of key accounts; Experience in growing and maintaining a database; Good livestock knowledge and understanding of cattle markets.

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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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Skilled Meat Workers

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

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

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Experienced Meat Processing Workers – Tongala, VIC

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

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

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Meat Process Workers

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

Duties will include: Lamb, Mutton & Beef – Boning, Slicing, Slaughtering; General Labouring (skilled and non-skilled workers); Essential requirements for the position: Boning, Slaughtering & Slicing skills/experience;  Knife skills and/or food processing experience;  A forklift licence would be an advantage but not essential; Physical fitness, reliability & a willingness to learn.

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Meat Inspectors / AAOs

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

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Boners, slicers, butchers

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

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

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

Meat Process Workers

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

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

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