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Livestock Administration Officer

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

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

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Welder – Goonoo Feedlot

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

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

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Station Manager & Chopper Pilot

Based at Inkerman Station (approx. 265km north of Normanton & Karumba and 650km west of Cairns), the role would involve being responsible for all aspects of the management of the station and when not managing, being the 2nd mustering pilot for all mustering on the other neighbouring stations in the group.

Duties and responsibilities include: Ensuring the highest standards of welfare for a herd of around 10,000 head of brahman breeder cows; Commitment to the company’s strong Workplace Health & Safety program; Managing all aspects of the daily running of the station – including development and implementation of the station’s mustering program, lick program and cap-ex budgets; Ensuring all station machinery & equipment is regularly kept clean, maintained and serviced by the station mechanic; Keeping necessary station/cattle movement records and reporting these where required; Mentoring of staff on the station and ensuring best-practice techniques at all times.

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Head Stockpersons

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

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

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Asset Manager

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

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

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Barkly Downs Station – Multiple opportunities

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

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

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Livestock Hand

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

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

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Regional Manager – Breeding and Genetics

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

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

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Pastoral Operations Manager + Station Manager

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

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

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Overseer – Krongart Station

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

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

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Embryo Transfer Donor Centre Overseer

Holbrook Vet Centre (HVC) is seeking an enthusiastic team member to oversee our donor herd in Holbrook, southern NSW. HVC provides reproductive services to to multiple seedstock producers from all over Australia and utilises high level reproductive technologies on a daily basis.  This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and organised individual and will involve a variety of work environments from field work to laboratory and office duties.

The role will entail all tasks associated with managing the donor cows on centre. This will include the nutritional management as well as reproductive treatments and normal day to day farm activities. You would also be involved with assisting the veterinarian crush side with both embryo flushing and embryo transfer.  This full time position would suit a person who seeks to broaden their livestock and technical experience in the bovine artificial reproduction sector.  Please refer to our website for more information regarding the HVC team and artificial breeding donor facility – http://holbrookvetcentre.com.au/.

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Stockman

Hilltop Meats is owned and operated by the BE Campbell Group which operates three processing sites including a pork de-boning facility, a case ready facility and an abattoir. Reporting to the Livestock Buyer, the Stockman is responsible for facilitating the onsite welfare and movements of cattle from unload through to penning up for slaughter, and associated documentation.

Duties include but are not limited to: Ensure Livestock are handled in line with current Australian Animal Welfare Standards; Manage livestock planner daily activities and stockman daily activities;   Ensuring compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Hygiene Practices. Selection criteria include:  Animal Welfare accredited; Min. 5 years experience in a similar role /industry;   Proficient skills within all Microsoft Appliances;   Attention to detail;  Strong analytical skills;  Decision making ability;  Ability to identify and drive opportunities;  Forklift Licence.

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Stationhand, background properties

A full-time position is available for a Stationhand at Stanbroke’s Backgrounding properties, located in the Chinchilla and Wandoan regions on the Western Darling Downs.   The role will involve working on a number of properties across our extensive backgrounding operation. Main duties performed are livestock handling, including drafting and dispatch of cattle according to feedlot specifications and general property maintenance.

Key Attributes Required: A good understanding of animal welfare practices, quality assurance and workplace health & safety; Excellent cattle handling skills; Experience with mustering on horse and or motorbikes; Fencing, stock water and general property maintenance skills; An ability to record information and effectively communicate within the workplace.

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Manager – Wainui Feedlot

Founded in 1877, NAPCO operates 13 cattle stations across QLD and the NT and Wainui Feedlot on QLD’s Darling Downs. Wainui is a 14,000ac property, which encompasses an 11,000ac farm, and an 18,000hd feedlot.  As Feedlot Manager you will report to the General Manager, Pastoral Operations.

Responsibilities include:  Ensuring best livestock health, welfare and performance is achieved;  Maintaining, monitoring and developing the site’s safety and quality systems;  Development and execution of commodity strategy;  Assisting with the scheduling of livestock placement and sale; Operational budget and capital development. To be successful in this position you will have:  Extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of feedlot management; Comprehensive leadership skills with an ability to foster and maintain positive working  relationships; Demonstrated ability to develop and improve business systems.

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Branch Manager

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced leader with sound knowledge of livestock agency, rural farm supplies and a working knowledge of Rural Real Estate sales to manage the Charters Towers branch.  Reporting to the Sales Manager, this role will work with people across all aspects of the business and will actively participate in Hub and Zone strategy and planning sessions.

Your role will be to manage all aspects of branch operations and lead your team to achieve sales and earnings targets including: assisting clients with avenues to market; managing performance and development of employees;  developing Branch business plans; managing safety and compliance requirements.  This is an opportunity for an experienced leader who can: lead and motivate a team; has in-depth knowledge of agricultural services and products; possesses outstanding interpersonal skills to develop and maintain excellent customer relationships.
Although a tertiary qualification is not essential, sound financial knowledge and strong business acumen is required.

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Cattle Station Mechanic

We have a position available for a qualified mechanic for immediate start – the Station is located in the East Pilbara, Western Australia.  Most of your work will be performed in the station workshop, but on occasions you will be required to use a station vehicle to attend to machinery out in the paddock.  We have an extensive workshop, which also boasts a vehicle hoist and pit.

Experience with light vehicles, trucks, loaders, graders and road trains is preferable, with some on the job training available.  The successful applicant must have experience, must be self-motivated, be neat and tidy, think for themselves and be a happy and outgoing person.  This position is suitable for a single person or a couple. There may be work for a partner, depending on their Experience, Capabilities and Qualifications.

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Head Stockperson

Wylarah Station, 15km outside of Surat,  is the namesake of one of our luxury beef brands, and is an important stop over for our international and domestic customers.  The aggregation operates as the Bull Breeding Unit for the company Producing Full Blood Wagyu bulls, and also contains a farming operation that runs parallel to the station and breeding operation.

Duties & responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Manage welfare of all livestock; Organise mustering teams and implement animal husbandry programs; Record accurate and prompt stock numbers; Lead and train station stock staff into an effective livestock handling team; Maintain paddock security with reference to gates and fence; In conjunction with Manager implement annual maintenance and capital improvement programs, including budget and development goals; Build an understanding of cost of production, risk management, budgets and cost benefit analysis.

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Station Cook

Great role is now available for an experienced Station Cook to join the small team at Redford Station, located 70 kilometres North-west of Mitchell, QLD.  The Station Cook plays a critical role in keeping the small, close knit station crew well looked after, looking after gardens and keeping the shared facilities clean and comfortable.  Usually working 5 nights per week, with breaks during the day there will be some additional weekend work from time to time.

The role involves: Gardening, mowing & watering; Menu planning; Stocktake / stock ordering; Record keeping; Cleaning kitchen and common areas; Preparing rooms for new staff.  We’re looking for someone who is passionate about delivering quality food, creating variety in the menu and working with what you have on hand; the maturity to work autonomously; Have the highest standards of tidiness & food hygiene; See opportunity for improvements & put forward ideas.

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Rangelands Officer

Our environmental assets are of international significance and you will be working in wide open spaces as well as within a team environment. You would be based on one of our Northern Territory Cattle Stations on the Barkly Tablelands.

Day to day duties will include: Provide technical services to support the precision management of pastures and the development of grazing strategies; Undertake field activities; Provide GIS and reporting services;  Take a proactive role in relevant community and industry organisations and appropriately representing the company view in relevant forums.  Selection criteria include:  Degree in Agricultural Science, Natural Resource Management or equivalent; Demonstrated knowledge of NRM and environmental issues related to the pastoral industry; Excellent organisational and project management skills; Current manual driver’s licence; 4WDing experience is desired.

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Assistant Manager

Romani Pastoral Company is looking for an experienced Assistant Manager for their mixed farming operation Windy Station, located near Quirindi in northern NSW.  The Assistant Manager will oversee the day to day operations of the farm, and be responsible for overseeing staff on a daily basis.  They will also oversee contract cropping operators and their staff on a seasonal basis. Excellent communication skills are essential.

The applicant must be familiar with the financial aspects of running a large scale agricultural business and formal training in this area is highly desirable. The role is strongly focused on the beef herd operations and candidates must be experienced in all aspects of beef cattle husbandry and have strong pasture management skills. Applicants will need a thorough understanding of broad acre summer and winter crop production in the northern NSW production zone and machinery and mechanical experience is desirable.

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Feedlot Worker/Pen Rider

Wanderribby Feedlot has a full-time casual position available for a feedlot worker / pen rider in the Cattle Health program in its NFAS / EU / CAAB accredited facility, located at Meningie South Australia.

Responsibilities include:  Daily Pen riding duties identifying and removing sick cattle; Assist with the treatment of sick cattle; Cattle acclimation on induction; Feedlot Stock movements; Help with Inductions; Trough Cleaning; Be willing to learn feeding and computer protocols; and able to feed as part of a weekend roster.  The successful person needs to be willing to strive for excellence, follow Feedlot Animal Health protocols, be animal welfare conscious and abide by the company’s WHS policy.

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Livestock Manager – TAS

Inviting applications for the role of Livestock Manager at Waverley Station, a family owned property at King Island, Bass Strait. The successful applicant will be responsible for 3,000 breeding cows including an intensive rotation schedule, pasture management, livestock husbandry and general farm maintenance assisted by other members of the team and reporting to the General Manager.

The successful applicant will demonstrate:  experience with pasture management and animal husbandry; the ability to work methodically and autonomously; the ability to adapt to new on-farm technologies; good communication skills.   Benefits: Fully renovated 3 bedroom home;  Vehicle;  Training opportunities.

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Technical Services Manager

As a Technical Services Manager, your primary role will be to promote the company’s range of animal nutrition and silage products to Australian dairy producers and feedlots along with consultants & influencers, distributors / contractors. Secondly to support Lallemand activities with feedmills, pre-mixers and veterinarians across the territory of Queensland and Northern NSW.

Responsibilities include:  Develop specific action plans based on targets to achieve sales plans; company admin/reporting; respond to customer requests in a timely & effective manner; maintain up to date product knowledge of dairy and beef industries; effective territory management.  Selection criteria include:  experience in the dairy/and or feedlot industry; computer skills; sales experience would be advantageous; nutrition knowledge of ruminants would also be highly regarded.

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Livestock Supervisor & Mill Hand

Roma Feedlot is a 4000 head capacity feedlot, located near Roma in Queensland.  We are currently looking for 2 new team members, a livestock supervisor and a mill hand to join our team.  Responsibilities include –

Livestock Supervisor:  staff supervision; cattle management from receival to dispatch; induction and hospital treatments, pen riding.  Mill Hand:  drive feed truck and tow behind mixer, loader, dump truck and water truck; restocking and cleaning of feed shed equipment.  Some mechanical and welding experience would be highly regarded.

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Export Quarantine & Feedlot Operations Manager

We are seeking to appoint a highly dedicated, experienced and energetic Export Quarantine & Feedlot Operations Manager to contribute to our growing business, located at Amberley, 260km SE of Perth, close to Kojonup in WA.  The Export Quarantine & Feedlot Operations Manager will have autonomy in the role and direct lines of communication reporting to the company Managing Director and the Livestock Manager.

Responsibilities include overseeing the daily feedlot and backgrounding operation with a strong focus on being involved hands-on at the ground level working closely with all staff.  This is an ideal position for someone with – proven leadership qualities; proven experience in livestock handling; ability to review/develop standard operating procedures; proven commitment to safety and training; an understanding of environmental regulations; and genuine ‘can do’ attitude.

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Regional Manager – CQ

This role primarily exists to effectively support AQF members, the Regional Chair and Regional Executive, promote and facilitate extension services, widely endorse AQF and recruit new members, and will be based in either Rockhampton or Emerald or the surrounding area and conduct operations from a home office location..

Selection criteria include:  Membership of industry networks, bodies and affiliations;  Demonstrated capacity to build successful relationships with stakeholders including members, elected representatives, other rural producers, corporate partners, government officials, industry representatives, media and the public; Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of issues affecting broadacre industries at regional, state and national level;  Demonstrated ability to coordinate a range of activities and resources of varying complexity and scope within a tight timeframe; and Strong computer literacy and administration skills.

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Administration / Technical Assistant

As our Administration / Technical Assistant, you will provide support and guidance to the leadership team of Dalgonally Station through efficient and diligent completion of administrative tasks, including management of station accounts and payroll, operational and reconciliation of livestock information systems, and ensuring the data captured throughout the course of your duties is accurate.

Experience Required:  Demonstrated experience as an administrator and exposure to stations;  Strong and confident to use Microsoft Office suite.
Behaviours and competencies required include:  Strong attention to detail;  High customer service drive; Strong communicator both verbally and written; A problem solver; Team player who contributes with others on station and within the business; Strong safety orientation.

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Livestock Buyer

JBS is one of the world’s leading food industry companies with approximately 235,000 employees in over 20 countries. This is an opportunity to work with passionate and motivated team members where there is room to grow in a team that will support your journey. A career with JBS is a journey with a fast-paced, dynamic company striving to be the best in everything that we do.

We are seeking an experienced Livestock Buyer to join our team in Townsville.  Responsibilities include:  Purchasing livestock privately and at auction  sales; Buying slaughter cattle for JBS abattoirs and feeder cattle for JBS feedlots;  Experience in livestock essential.

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Key Account Manager – NSW

Shearwell Australia Pty Ltd supplies livestock identification and management products. These include electronic and visual ear tags, RFID readers, automatic handling equipment and a range of software-related products.  We are now looking for a committed, highly organised, self-motivated sales professional who is capable of selling our range of products throughout Australia.

Selection criteria include:  Must be prepared to travel extensively;  Ability to develop new contacts and develop brand awareness; Attend shows and field days; Good administration skills and well-developed computer skills with the ability to be involved in setting up and providing service and back up for our range of products.  Candidates who display knowledge of the livestock industry and RFID technology would be at a distinct advantage.

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Overseer – Sturt Creek Outstation WA

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. We are one of the country’s largest producers of beef with a herd of over 320,000.  An exciting opportunity is available for a highly motivated Overseer for Sturt Creek, an outstation of Ruby Plains Station. Situated 210 km south of Halls Creek, Sturt Creek is a part of the Ruby Plains aggregation, which runs 27,000 head of Brahman/Charbray cattle over 9,500 square kilometres.

The property has a comfortable homestead environment set in established gardens on the banks of the Sturt Creek. The outstation infrastructure is well developed, with sub-divisional fencing, five steel drafting yards and stock water supplied from 18 sub-artesian bores, dams and waterholes.  Reporting to the Ruby Plains Station Manager, the Overseer leads and directs operations with responsibility for supervising staff, livestock production, and property infrastructure repairs and maintenance.

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Agricultural Industry Roles

Lawson operates a progressive business and we seek high calibre applicants for a variety of agricultural industry roles, both on-property and at the Albury office.

Lawson is an equal opportunity employer in the agricultural industry in Australia and is particularly committed to developing peoples’ careers.

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Feedlot Manager

The Mount feedlot is based at Forbes NSW, and it has a capacity of 4000 head with further expansion planned.  The farm is 1400 Ha of backgrounding and cropping country.

The full time manager will be required to have:  experience of cattle lotfeeding; knowledge of beef supply chain, beef marketing, purchasing and negotiations; cropping and livestock experience; proven leadership ability and capable of managing a team;  financial reporting experience.

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Sales Professional – Meat Trader

We are one of Australia’s leading integrated Agri-food companies encompassing farming, meat processing, sales and scientific research. We provide premium meat products to local, national and export markets.  This full-time position (based in Sydney) is an exciting opportunity to progress your career in the meat industry. The successful candidate will be challenged to grow sales volume and profitability across our entire product range (beef, pork and lamb).

Key Responsibilities include:  Build and maintain a strong and profitable customer base; Manage carton sales of beef, pork and lamb; Maintain customer database, recording requirements, future needs and existing supply chains.  Selection criteria include :  Experience in meat sales (preferred); Sound understanding of meat cuts and boning specifications (preferred); Proven track record of winning new business and building strong customer relationships; Intermediate computer skills;Current driver’s licence.  Ideally this role would suit an experienced meat sales professional however, graduates are encouraged to apply.

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General Manager

Cunningham Cattle Company (CCC) is the operating entity for the Gunn Agri Cattle Fund. The business manages 70,000 head of cattle over 2.5m acres across a portfolio that is spread from the Gulf to the Queensland border.  As a result of company growth, CCC has a new opportunity for a highly collaborative and experienced General Manager to support the on property managers and to represent CCC in the community and become the ‘face’ of Cunningham Cattle Company.

The General Manager will be responsible for supporting, guiding and overseeing the operations of an existing cattle asset management enterprise, for both owned and agisted properties in Queensland, to deliver strong returns to the owners. This role will require frequent travel visiting operations and stakeholders.

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Livestock hands – Ladysmith & Gundamain

Ladysmith Feedlot is a 6,500 head capacity feedlot, situated near Wagga Wagga in the NSW Riverina.  Gundamain is a 6000 head feedlot located near Eugowra in Central West NSW.  We currently have permanent positions available for  Livestock Hands in our Livestock Teams at both yards.

Key responsibilities include:  All aspects of cattle handling from induction to dispatch; All aspects of animal health and welfare management; Data recording and input for all activities; Inventory control and stocktaking of all livestock products; Cleaning & maintenance of facilities.  Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes: Demonstrated experience in livestock management; Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment; Good judgement and initiative and the ability to problem solve; Sound computer skills; Be supportive of OH&S and QA principles.

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Content Marketing Specialist

As the Content Marketing Specialist, you will be focused on establishing AgriWebb as a trusted partner and thought leader, through engaging and compelling content across digital channels and mediums. You will leverage your skills to amplify the AgriWebb message – helping livestock producers and other target audiences understand how to proactively improve their businesses.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment offering a compelling mix of agriculture and technology. We are looking for someone who can learn on the fly, is hardworking, motivated and hungry to succeed. Career progression is key to our business and therefore, we support and train employees to achieve a common goal. It is vital that this person has a passion for agriculture and wants to make an impact in the industry.

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Feedlot Manager

Allied Beef is one of Australia’s leading beef companies which produces, manages and markets premium beef cattle. Allied Beef is currently seeking an experienced person to take up the position of Feedlot Manager at a 7000 head feedlot, Central Queensland Feedlot, located near Springsure.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the day to day management of the operations with a focus on production and people management.  The applicant should have – proven leadership qualities;  an in depth knowledge of feedlot operation;  knowledge of commodity markets;  excellent organisational and communication skills; and  financial and record reporting experience.

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Pastoral Development Officer

Contribute to the performance of the Central Land Council’s statutory function to assist Aboriginal people to carry out sustainable pastoral activities on their land through the provision of planning, development and management support in designated CLC sub-regions.

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Farm Positions

Cunningham Cattle Company has an exciting opportunity for two fulltime experienced and highly motivated Farming Operators to join our team at Goodar Station in southern Queensland. The property is 18,000ha and operates as a mixed cattle/cropping enterprise.

Reporting to the Property Manager, the candidates will be responsible for executing the farming activities of the Dry Land Broadacre and forage cropping on the property with approximately 4,000 hectares currently farmed. The successful candidates will also aid in the planning and implementation of improved pasture development and ongoing development of future cropping areas. The positions we have available are: Senior Farming Operator and Tractor/Farming Operator.  Both positions will require a hands-on approach and will include all aspects of the farming operations.

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Station Manager

Harvest Road is currently recruiting for a Manager (and/or couple), for one of its Breeder Stations based within the Ashburton Shire, the heart of the West Pilbara.  This opportunity will provide the successful applicant with a challenging and diverse role, with access to modern equipment and technology.
The business would also consider a capable Headstock Individual/ Overseer equivalent who can demonstrate they are ready to advance to the next level.

Responsibilities include:  Facilitate property R&M and preventative maintenance; Carry out capital development works; Management in  line with business financial objectives.  Selection criteria include:  Significant management experience in the Pastoral Beef industry; Demonstrated sound knowledge of all aspects of Cattle Animal Husbandry; Competent and confident horse person; Problem solving and diagnostic skills; Strong communication skills combined with the ability to keep and maintain records.

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Assistant Manager – Allawah Brahman Stud

CPC is Australia’s number one private cattle provider, and it is now inviting applications for an Assistant Manager position at Allawah Brahman Stud which is located near Biloela in Central QLD.  Allawah operates 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.

We are looking for a motivated and dependable person with excellent communication skills to assist the Station Manager in the day to day operations.
This position offers an exciting opportunity to learn from an experienced and performance driven management team at both Allawah and within CPC. There is scope for progression within the company in stud or commercial roles. Formal and informal training opportunities in cattle productivity and business operations are included.

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Chairs – QLD NABRC

NABRC is seeking Expressions of Interest for four RBRC Chairs to replace longstanding Chairs due to retire, these are :  SE Queensland Beef Research Committee; South Queensland Beef Research Committee; NQ Beef Research Committee; NW Queensland Beef Research Committee.  Positions are open to any grass-fed beef producer residing in the specific region. Current RBRC members are also encouraged to apply.

Selection criteria include:  Demonstrated commercial beef experience;  Strong interest in beef production RD&A;  Detailed knowledge of beef cattle production in their region;  Capacity to attend approximately six face-to-face meetings per year (two RBRC meetings in the region, two NABRC meetings in Qld, WA or NT, and two Northern Producer Panel meetings (Brisbane or Sydney).

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Quality Assurance and Administration

Eva Valley Meats is the first paddock to plate beef cattle processing facility in the Northern Territory with a focus on delivering a quality product every week to premier restaurants in Darwin, and remote community supermarkets. We are currently seeking a full-time person to join our on-farm abattoir situated approximately 1.5 hours from Darwin.

You will be responsible for quality assurance and administration tasks to ensure our customers receive a high quality product in a timely manner. You will need to possess strong computer literacy and high level communication skills in order to effectively liaise between our customers and butcher’s team. This role is for a person who can be extremely flexible and quickly move from one task to another, ensuring administrative duties are completed in a timely manner so that the flow of product through the abattoir is consistent. High levels of hygiene and attention to detail are essential, as are a strong work ethic and a desire to be an integral part of a team.

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Leading Station Hand

Woakwine Station is a progressive and highly productive property situated in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia. Proudly family owned, we produce certified organic beef and prime lambs on native and improved pastures in a 700mm rainfall region.  The leading station hand reports directly to the owner and will be expected to lead a team in day-to-day activities involved in running our certified organic 4000ha property.

Key Responsibilities include:  monitor and document livestock health, stock movements, pasture monitoring, irrigation, haymaking etc.;  Maintenance of fencing and yards;  Operate and maintain farm machinery;   ‘low stress management’ of stock; Adhere to OHSW policies and procedures;  Lead team members through effective working relationships;  Maintain and upgrade personal Professional Training and Development.

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Managing Director

Our client is the world’s largest producer of sustainable natural ingredients from edible and inedible animal by-product streams. The company is a pioneering innovator in producing a wide range of products and customized specialty solutions for the food, feed, pet food, fuel and other industries.  The existing Managing Director is moving to take over one of the company’s other global operations, so there is a requirement for an effective and timely succession plan.

The Managing Director is responsible for creating strategies and realizing commercial goals in line with the strategic plan, steering the business towards the next phase of development.  You are an entrepreneur and business developer and have an operational attitude focused on a lean production process to achieve high quality products in accordance with the specifications and customer requirements, and always with a strong focus on work health and safety.

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Head Stockperson

CPC requires a Head Stock person to join our team in 2019. The role will suit someone currently working as a leading hand or 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:  Effective people management skills with a desire to develop and train your team;   Committed WHS focus;   Excellent cattle husbandry and horse handling skills;   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

Station Hand

We are looking for team members from a diverse range of backgrounds with a variety of skills, talents, and a strong work ethic to join us as a Station Hand at Gordon Downs Station.  Safety is a top priority and at AACO. All employees must be absolutely committed to following our disciplined safety policies and procedures.

Duties & responsibilities – Perform your job in a safe manner; Mustering, drafting, trucking of cattle; Feed supplement distribution; Vehicle and machinery operation; Chemical handling; and General station maintenance.  Requirements – Horse riding experience;  Cattle handling skills; Motorbike riding experience (two wheelers); Current driver’s licence; Previous experience in a similar role desirable.

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Sales & Nutrition Representative

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

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

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

Feedlot Manager

Narrogin Beef Feedlot, located at Narrogin in Western Australia, operates as a Registered Premise primarily servicing the Live Export industry, currently licensed for 10,000 head.  Working with our livestock export team the manager will coordinate all day to day operations, and be responsible for the implementation of new initiatives and improving feedlot efficiencies.

Knowledge and Abilities: Detailed knowledge of feedlot and registered premise operations; An understanding of the Livestock Export industry requirements including protocol management and the Australian Standards for the Export of Livestock (ASEL); Exceptional people and communication skills; Demonstrated strong staff management; Detailed record keeping; The ability to prioritise and delegate tasks; Strong spreadsheet modelling capability; Effective time management; Effective problem solving.

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Pen Rider

Rangers Valley Feedlot, on the Northern Tablelands of NSW, specialises in the production of high quality longfed beef. The operation combines a 33,000 head cattle feedlot, backgrounding and farming operation.  A position for Pen Rider has become available within the Livestock Crew, reporting to the Livestock supervisor. This position is full time on a 10 day on – 4 day off roster.

Key duties include, but are not limited to; Pen riding monitoring cattle health, administration of animal health products, cattle handling (foot and horses), processing cattle, cleaning and maintenance of water troughs, computer record keeping, and quality control.  Applicants must be able to competently ride, supply own horses and tack.  Will suit a person interested in intensive cattle production.  Successful applicants will be motivated self-starters, be able to work within a crew, have the ability to work under instruction and be prepared to work hard. Experience is an advantage but a positive attitude is essential.

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Head Stockpersons

Thrive with an Australian and family owned industry leader who values your contribution and provides formal training, development and real career opportunities across our fully integrated supply chain. We have opportunities in Central, Northern and South West Queensland – Apply now to join ACC & ACBH group and make it your best move yet.

You’re an experienced head stock person seeking a career path.  Along with being driven, energetic and reliable, you’ll have:   At least 12 months experience in a similar position within cattle industry; Excellent horsemanship & (quiet) cattle handling skills & ability; Strong communication and interpersonal skills; Ability to build a solid team and coach station hands;  Commitment to highest standards of animal health and welfare; • Understanding of workplace safety, hazards & risks;  Fitness to safely undertake the physical aspects of these roles; and Sound judgement & problem solving abilities.

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Meat Process Workers

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

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

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Experienced Boners, Slicers and Slaughter Workers – Greenham Gippsland

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

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

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

Experienced Boners, Slicers, Slaughtermen

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

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

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Meat Inspectors / AAOs

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

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Boners, slicers, butchers

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

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

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

Meat Process Workers

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

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

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