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Livestock Beef Procurement QLD

This is an opportunity to be part of a Dynamic National  Livestock beef procurement team working with long term suppliers to deliver consistently high quality livestock for the domestic and export markets. Reporting to the National Livestock Manager this position will be based in QLD, and is an existing position with new responsibilities.

The successful candidate will have: 2-5 years Feedlot Livestock experience, Strong Personnel /Communication and Computer skills (excel and word), Understanding of cattle and commodity markets an advantage,  Understanding of Meat terminology and Aus-Meat carcase language, A desire to learn new skills and embrace technology. Remuneration package will be negotiated to attract the highest calibre of candidates.

Closing date is 10 July (noon) and forward resume to –  livestock@coles.com.au   For further information call Stephen Rennie 0418 266 691.

Lifetime Ewe Management Coordinator – WA

We seek a passionate and energetic coordinator to build the participation of sheep producers in Western Australia’s highly regarded Lifetime Ewe Management program and other training and learning events.

This full-time position will work with the Lifetime Ewe Management training program (delivered by RIST) and DAFWA sheep program ‘Sheep Industry Business Innovation’ to promote, coordinate and lift participation in sheep management events across WA. It is an exciting opportunity join the RIST team and to work closely with all parts of the sheep industry to ensure that we maximise the opportunities for learning, sharing and applying existing and emerging knowledge to lift profitability in the sector.

The position will be based in regional WA with administration and mentoring support from RIST and DAFWA.  Click here for full position description and application details.

MC Livestock Driver

Hardwick’s Meat Works located in Kyneton Victoria is currently seeking an experienced B Double driver for transportation of small stock between saleyards, paddocks and our processing facility.  The candidate must have a good work ethic and be able to undertake manual labour task as required.

Applicants must possess the following: Current MC Multi-Combination Driver’s License, Experience with handling of small stock livestock, Hold basic fatigue management certification, Be able to work flexible hours including weekend work, Demonstrated ability to adhere to WHS requirements, Strong ability to work as part of a team, Adhere to strict animal welfare guidelines, A Vic roads print out for the past 2 years.

To apply for this position please forward your resume to:  marcb@hardwicks.com.au

Stockperson/Stationhand

TVF Pastoral is a privately owned Queensland beef breeding, backgrounding and finishing enterprise with properties in the Theodore, Clermont, Blackall, Tambo and Moura/Bauhinia Downs districts.  A Stockperson/Stationhand position is available on “Orana Park”, a cattle finishing property in the Moura/Bauhinia district.  Accommodation is provided, with primary and secondary schools in the district.

The successful applicant will be a competent horseperson,  able to carry out normal station maintenance, and have a sound understanding and commitment to OH&S. TVF Pastoral is focused on staff training and applies the principles of Low Stress Stock Handling on all properties.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Station Manager + Administration Officer

National Indigenous Pastoral Enterprises Pty Ltd (NIPE) is a wholly-owned subsidiary company of the Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC).   These two fulltime positions (partner team) are available at two locations – in the Northern Territory and Kimberley Region of WA – for a three year fixed term.

The preferred applicants must demonstrate they have experience working with cattle in northern Australia, experience working with and maximising the employment opportunities of Indigenous staff, and keen interest in the development of indigenous staff in the cattle industry. Tertiary qualification in Agriculture is highly desirable but not essential.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Livestock Officer

Australian Country Choice is one of the largest privately owned companies in Queensland and is a vertically integrated supply chain organisation dedicated to the supply of high quality beef products to Coles Supermarkets as well as other export customers.  An opportunity currently exists for an experienced Livestock Officer based at our Cannon Hill site.

This position will be responsible for: Maintaining stock records of all cattle purchased, Reconciling all livestock invoices against weekly deliveries, Ensuring information is communicated to vendors, agents and buyers for invoicing.  To fulfil this role the successful candidate will need to possess or display the following skills: Experience processing high levels of paperwork, Able to work as part of a small team, Communication skills, and Strong computer skills.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Feedlot Manager – Tungali, SA

S. Kidman & Co, one of Australia’s most respected and successful beef producers, is seeking an experienced and highly motivated feedlot manager for Tungali Feedlot, a 3200 head facility situated near Sedan in South Australia. Reporting to the Marketing Manager and leading a small team, you will be responsible for managing livestock feeding programs, water supply, farm, feedmill and animal welfare and husbandry to enable the company to achieve its performance objectives.

The successful applicant will have: Extensive knowledge and experience in the management of a feedlot operation, Experience in coaching, mentoring and leading a team, Well-developed verbal and written communication skills, A Heavy Rigid (HR) truck licence & Motorcycle licence, A Firearms licence (Class A and Class B) and  A National Police Clearance Certificate.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Livestock Hands – Opal Creek Feedlot

Australian Country Choice is a proudly Australian owned and family operated industry leader, producing and supplying highest quality beef products to the Coles Group and export markets.  Due to an exciting period of growth and expansion at our Opal Creek Feedlot,  35 kms from Cecil Plains, we have several opportunities for experienced feedlot livestock hands.

Reporting to the Livestock Supervisor and joining a team of around 20, you’ll be able to build your existing horsemanship and cattle handling skills, as well as learning ACC’s Intensive Feedlot operations. Along with general livestock care and handling (both on horse and on foot), you’ll enjoy day to day variety and receive training to confidently undertake tasks specific to Intensive Feedlot Operations.

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Leading Hand – Croydon Station

Australian Cattle and Beef Holdings, is part of the Australian Country Choice Group and is 100% Australian owned and family operated.  ACBH run extensive breeding and backgrounding operations over 6 properties across QLD.  One of these, Croydon Station, situated on 145,000 acres and running 13,500 head of cattle is located 180kms south of Mackay and is seeking an experienced live in leading hand to join their close knit team.

Reporting to the Assistant Manager, the Leading Hand will be responsible for safely undertaking and supervising a team of 4 or more in their day to day activities. Possessing excellent horsemanship & cattle handling skills (quiet handling) and ability, the successful candidate will be fit and able to safely undertake the physical aspects of this role.

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SAFEMEAT – Policy Group Chair

SAFEMEAT a partnership between the red meat and livestock industry and government to ensure the production of safe and ethical red meat from the farm to the consumer – is seeking an independent Chairperson for its Policy Group.

The Policy Group will provide SAFEMEAT Partners with advice on the three industry owned elements of the red meat integrity system – NLIS, LPA and LPA  NVD.  The role of the Policy Group Chair will be to: Facilitate effective consultation and the efficient formation of policy, Drive progress of the SAFEMEAT Business Plan, Represent the Policy Group at SAFEMEAT Partners, Act as a spokesperson for SAFEMEAT, and Represent SAFEMEAT at meetings with industry and government.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Territory Manager – North QLD

If you enjoy dealing with livestock producers, have a strong understanding of rural retail and the energy and drive to make things happen, then this is your opportunity to shine. For almost 80 years Gallagher has been the market leader in animal management, and pre-eminent brand and innovator within the electric fence, weigh EID & data collection space.

As Territory Manager, your role will be to manage existing customers and drive business growth with rural retail partners through managing key account relationships. You will also spend considerable time with livestock producers and industry stakeholders and ideally, the successful candidate will be located in Cairns or Townsville to ensure a work and home life balance is easily managed.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Chief Executive Officer

MH Premium Farms is locally operated and managed, with over 20 properties located  in Eastern Australia.  The portfolio is comprised of prime lambs, wool and cattle, broadacre cropping, irrigated cotton and sugarcane. Reporting to the Board, as CEO you will develop and lead a multi-functional team and the overall profitability and growth of the business, leading the strategic purchase and establishment of properties.

We are keen to hear from you if you have a strong understanding of agricultural production, with sophisticated leadership and business skills, and a professional approach to managing relationships with local and international stakeholders.  You will be known for having a strategic, planned approach with a strong understanding of global agricultural markets.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Feedlot Business Manager / Assistant General Manager

Here is an exciting career opportunity to join a large vertically integrated and well-respected business in the role of Feedlot Business Manager/Assistant General Manager.  The continued growth of the business has led to the creation of this crucial position to provide structure and succession to support the General Manager and the larger business.

In this role you will be responsible for the day to day feedlot and farming operations including cattle, feeding, commodities, farming, maintenance, WH&S.  You will oversee day to day operations, review current work in progress and capital projects, as well as relevant reporting, for this seven day operation with well established systems and processes.

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Group Manager – Finishing

Paraway Pastoral Company Limited (Paraway) owns and operates 21 pastoral properties across Queensland, NSW and Victoria.  These include three recently acquired livestock operations in the New England region – these properties are highly improved and use an intensive grazing model with an expected turn off of 18,000 to 24,000 head of cattle per year, and this has resulted in the newly created position of Group Manager – Finishing.

The role is responsible for managing and controlling all aspects of the finishing enterprises in Northern NSW and for providing strong leadership within Paraway. This position will require you to maintain an appropriate balance between economic return, human relations and environmental sustainability.  The ideal candidate will possess extensive experience in livestock  and pasture management across operations of significant scale, and have a comprehensive understanding of the livestock market.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Sales & Marketing Manager – Casino Hide Tanners

We are inviting applications for the position of Sales and Marketing Manager for Casino Hide Tanners (CHT) which is a division of the Northern Co-operative Meat Company Ltd.  Based in the Northern Rivers area of New South Wales, CHT is a Leather Working Group Gold Medal accredited supplier of premium wet-blue hides to discerning global footwear, automotive and leather goods Brands.

The successful applicant will be required to nurture and further develop CHT’s existing sales and customer network. We are looking for a dynamic  relationship builder who is results driven, can demonstrate critical business and analytical thinking and is an effective communicator with the ability to personalise their interactions in dealings with customers both locally and abroad.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Station Positions – Calton Hills

Opportunities have become available at Calton Hills, which is a cattle property on the Barkley, west of Mt Isa.  The successful candidates will have a high level of competency in all tasks reasonably required of the respective roles.  We require dependable people who have a strong work ethic, and are self-motivated.  Responsibilities and selection criteria for these positions include –

Head Stockman – cattle handling and management skills on a large property, staff management ability.  Cook – previous experience (ideally with food budgeting, prep. cooking/cleaning).  Station Mechanic/Bore Man – mechanical knowledge (large machinery), small engines/vehicle servicing, maintenance of stock watering points and systems.

Click here for full position descriptions and application details.

Road Train Drivers (MC) – Livestock

Road Trains Australia (RTA) Pty Ltd is a strong and growing livestock transport business.  The business services the top-half of Australia, with its fleet of Kenworth Western Star and Mack Titan Trucks hauling along most regional and remote roads.  The Company’s long haul work ranges from delivery of cattle to port for live export to fuel and cement cartage.

The RTA is seeking fulltime experienced livestock transport drivers for its depot operations.  Duties include, but are not limited to: Daily pre-start checks, Safe driving operation, Safe livestock handling & management, Completing of log book/trip sheets, Compliance to Company’s policies & procedures, Compliance to Chain of Responsibility.

Click here for full position description, application details and contact for further information.

Environmental Officer – Livingstone Beef

We seek an experienced and skilled Environmental Officer to work closely with the Environmental Manager to ensure responsible environmental management of the Livingstone processing facility and contribute to the production of the highest quality AACo beef product.

Responsibilities include – Provide technical services to ensure compliance with relevant environmental legislation, Carry out all environmental monitoring and reporting, Contribute to the coordination of waste stream management, Produce high quality environmental compliance reports to meet EPL requirements.

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Mill Supervisor

Our client is a national privately owned food and agribusiness company, operating a diverse but related group of businesses, including the largest beef feedlot in Victoria, located at Wangaratta.  This facility offers custom feeding services to a range of domestic and Wagyu finishing clients and is now seeking an experienced Mill person to provide leadership and drive in the Mill / Feeding department.
The role is to supervise the production of a range of feed products for beef cattle. These custom feeding services are specifically designed to suit domestic, export and long feed requirements, and specialize in the famous Wagyu beef breed. The feeding programs are customized to any market specification.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Farm Supplies Sales Manager

Elders has played a key role in rural Australia for more than 175 years, and this position based in Charters Towers is an opportunity to join a leading agribusiness which is a leader in merchandise sales.  Reporting to the Area Manager, this role will liaise with people from across the business and will play an active role in representing Elders in campaigns, field days, community events and forums.

The successful candidate will – have extensive sales experience and a successful sales record in a rural farm supplies business, be committed to the provision of high-quality customer service, have experience in managing staff and, ideally, have a qualification in an agricultural or related business discipline.

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General Manager

Santa Gertrudis Breeders (Aust.) Association is currently seeking to appoint a General Manager with passion and vision to develop and lead the business forward. The Association is responsible for the promotion of the Santa Gertrudis Breed, its members and their interests, and contributing to the Australian beef industry.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic business leader with the capability of strategic and innovative thinking to maximise business opportunities. They will be a highly skilled communicator who is able to prioritize tasks, lead and develop a small team of employees, as well as work collaboratively with the Council to achieve the agreed objectives and outcomes.

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Business Development Manager

Our client is a world-leading agricultural technology company that is launching a new innovative product targeted at the beef and dairy industries worldwide. As the product has advanced through to the commercialization stage they now need a BDM to drive the ongoing introduction into the market, establish a solid sales base and to continue to work with the product development teams.

This person will be responsible for engaging with customers to understand their needs and to help translate these into product features and functions, and to develop strategies and drive initial sales to those customers.

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Sales Manager

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and business minded Sales Manager to lead our Pork sales team.  Reporting directly to the General Manager, this position will focus on the overall management of the sales and revenue generation for the JBS pork division.

Responsibilities include: lead the sales team, identify new business, liaison with plant operations, support the operations team, oversee the organisation of freight/transport and conduct regular customer meetings. Key criteria include extensive sales experience (preferably in the meat industry), business development experience and excellent sales negotiation and customer service skills.

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Pen Rider – Condamine QLD

Our client operates one of the most efficient cattle feed distribution systems in the industry, and is the first feedlot in Australia to import batch boxes for the use in feeding process.   The Feedlot is AUS-MEAT, EU and MSA Accredited, with a very strong Quality Assurance policy to underpin the operations within the feedlot.

We are currently seeking a reliable and efficient Pen Rider to join the Condamine feedlot and work as part of the team to manage the cattle health and wellbeing across the feedlot on a full time basis.  Key responsibilities include all aspects of cattle handling from induction to despatch, quality control and any other tasks as required.

Click here for full position description and application details.

Overseer

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a family run cattle company, as Overseer on Minnie Creek Station, located in the Upper Gascoyne, WA.  Central Stockcare is a supplier of cattle for the Grainfed Domestic Market, the Live Export trade, and operates a cattle buying / handling business to complement Pastoral Holdings in Western Australia.  The company has a strong focus on sustainable farming and ensuring we are following the best farm practices.

Reporting directly to the Station Manager, the successful applicant will work in all aspects of the station including : General Livestock handling, monitoring and husbandry; water maintenance, monitoring and development; machinery operation and repairs; repairs and maintenance to the property.

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Stationhand Couple

Family operated cattle business located at Boulia in Far Western Queensland has a position available for self- motivated, reliable couple with integrity and good communication skills.

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

Please email application with referees to: margauxbeauchamp@bigpond.com

Road Train Driver

Minderoo Pastoral together with Harvey Beef is the largest integrated beef producer in Western Australia and includes 5 pastoral properties with 40,000 head of cattle representing over 1.2million hectares in Pilbara and Gascoyne region.

We are currently seeking applications for the position of Road Train Driver for our Pastoral portfolio. Based out of Minderoo Station in the west Pilbara, the Road Train Driver is required to service sale deliveries across our 5 stations as well as stock movements within the broader Minderoo Group. An attractive remuneration package including trip$/KM will be offered to the successful candidate.

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Export & Domestic Meat Sales

Our client is the leading organic and natural meat supplier of beef, lamb and pork to both domestic and international markets.  They have enjoyed ongoing success and growth which has created the need to bring on an experienced Export Salesperson and a Domestic Salesperson.

In this role you will lead the successful marketing and sale of organic meat to export and domestic markets.  A proven track record within the meat industry and a thorough understanding of meat products is essential.  This position calls for a strong background in sales and key account management, a professional and organised approach, and a strong desire to succeed.

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Station Hand

Paraway Pastoral has a number of employment opportunities available in Northern NSW and is now seeking enthusiastic and committed individuals to grow as part of a progressive Australian agricultural company.

Strong emphasis is placed on a positive attitude, team culture, professional development and a safe working environment.  Successful applicants will have experience in livestock management, maintaining facilities and general property upkeep. Reporting to the Station Manager, you will be a proven communicator with a willingness to learn. Accommodation on farm will also be provided.

Enquiries are to be directed to the HR Manager in the first instance – 02 5301 6600. Applications close: 12 June 2017

Registrar – ABRI

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.  Its head office is on the picturesque campus of UNE, Armidale NSW, where the position is based.

The Registrar is responsible for provision of membership and animal registration services and general breed society administration.  Skills and attributes required include accurate data entry/typing skills, well developed computer skills and high competency with excel, word and the web, an understanding of the fundamentals of business and financial management and administration and a sound knowledge of the livestock breeding industries.

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MC Livestock Truck Driver

We are a small family owned livestock transport company looking for an experienced MC Truck Driver to join our team.  Road Train Triples and B-Double work based from Townsville and Charters Towers, and servicing all areas of Queensland.  Livestock handling experience is essential.  This position can be either seasonal or yearly based on the applicants ability.

Good time management skills and the ability to work as part of a team and perform basic maintenance.  High attention to detail, a good work ethic, energy and enthusiasm as well as being fit for work is a must.You must be flexible as the industry hours are irregular and require nights and weekend work, this is not a 9-5 position.

Send applications to – admin@stockyardtpt.com.au – for further information call – 07 4778 4488

Sales & Production Coordinator

Rangers Valley, a premium global beef brand which specialises in the production of high quality, long fed Angus and Wagyu beef, is recruiting for a Sales & Production Co-ordinator to work in the meat division, and will be located in our Warwick office.

Reporting to the Meat Division Manager, the purpose of the role is to act as a conduit between the Sales and Production teams. You will be liaising with internal staff, contract partners, freight vendors and customers. Good communication skills will be essential to the role. This is a dynamic and demanding role that will require someone who can work independently as well as in a team environment.

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Livestock Administration Clerk

The Bindaree Beef Group is a family owned and operated business built on a reputation for product quality and business integrity. Located approximately 6 kilometres from Inverell we are seeking applications for the role of Livestock Administration Clerk.

 This is a newly created position within the business and will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service and logistics support to the Livestock team, and administrative support in general office administration.  This is a great opportunity to join a dedicated team passionate about Australian agribusiness.

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Beef Australia 2018 – Symposium & Seminars Coordinator

The Symposium & Seminars Coordinator is responsible for the development and delivery of the symposium & seminars program for Beef Australia 2018 under the direction of the Symposium & Seminars Committee.  This is a fixed term contract – part time July 2017 to February 2018 and full time March to May 2018.

Responsibilties include Committee Meetings, Oversee speakers’ briefs/session requirements, liaison with Sponsorship Coordinator and Marketing & Communications Coordinator, assist with the Economic Impact Study of Beef Australia 2018 and completion of a final report detailing outcomes and recommendations for BA2021.

Click here for full position description.  Email applications to –  denis@beefaustralia.com.au

Beef Australia 2018 – Schools Program Coordinator

The Schools Program Coordinator is responsible for the planning, coordination and delivery of the Beef Australia Schools Program.  This is a fixed term contact – Part time approx. one day per week July 2017 to February 2018. Full time February 2018 to May 2018 (4 months).

Beef Australia wants to provide young Australians, 4-18 years old, with an understanding of the importance of the Australian Beef Industry which employs over 200,000 people and is worth $7.7B to the Australia economy. We want young Australians to be aware of the ‘paddock to plate’ story, the job opportunities that are available and the benefits of eating beef to the healthy diet.

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Territory Manager

This is an excellent opportunity to join an international market leader with a diverse range of livestock focussed products.  The company distributes leading edge solutions through the rural retail distribution network and is now seeking a Territory Manager to continue to build on the company’s strong presence in Gippsland.

As Territory Manager, your role will be to increase and drive sales by partnering with rural retailers throughout your region.  This will be achieved through a combination of innovative marketing campaigns at retail and producer level, the maintenance of existing relationships and development of new business opportunities.  A strong rural background will be well regarded as you will be in regular contact with livestock producers and industry stakeholders.

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Territory Sales Manager – Regional QLD

Specialising in the manufacture and supply of animal feed products, our client offers a first-class range with excellent technical support and strong, reliable supply chain channels.  They have sound business relationships and a genuine commitment to both livestock producers and rural merchandise distribution clients.
Continued growth has led to the creation of this new role to manage their increasing business in Central Queensland (with occasional travel to NQ/NT), with a preferred base in the Emerald region.  Your customer base includes both producers and rural stores and your success will be achieved through your focus on forming solid relationships and your ability and drive to make things happen.  Strong technical and logistical backup will be provided to help you achieve your goals.

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Grader Driver – Davenport Downs

Davenport Downs is located 355km south west of Winton in south-west Queensland.

Please contact Station Manager, Ross Myhill on (07) 4657 3033 for more information.

Applications should include a cover letter, resume and relevant current referees and be sent to:

Email: davenport@parawaypastoral.com

Property Positions – Kimberley Region

Argyle Cattle Company is currently seeking multiple positions on their Kimberley pastoral properties of Shamrock (south of Broome), Beefwood Park (via Fitzroy Crossing) and Moola Bulla at Halls Creek. Several roles are sought including Station Mechanic, Boreman, General Station Hand and Ringers.

Responsibilities vary depending upon the role but include Health and Safety, Livestock, Maintenance, Land Management and general station duties.  The successful candidates will have a high level of competency in all tasks reasonably required of the respective role, including mechanical and bore maintenance skills, cattle handling skills and relevant vehicle licences.  The ability to communicate and work as part of a larger team will be important.

Applications can be submitted to kathy@aus-standard.com – any queries please contact Kathy Willson on 0455 477 599.

Diesel Mechanic – Fitter

Stanbroke is a family-owned and operated Australian beef business, with a position available for a qualified Diesel Mechanic/Fitter at our 30,000 head feedlot, located at Chinchilla on the Western Darling Downs in QLD.  This position is a site based general maintenance role that suits a person who works well in a small team and has excellent all-round mechanical and general maintenance skills.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to undertake maintenance and repairs as required on large fixed & mobile plant & machinery, and complete regular services and equipment inspections,  undertake fabrication and welding tasks where required, have basic auto electrical abilities and complete all required record keeping and parts ordering.

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Feedlot Administration / Weighbridge Officer

Myola is a 20,000 head capacity feedlot situated in northwest NSW, and it is currently seeking to appoint an Administration/Weighbridge Officer to ensure that information and cattle data are captured and entered accurately and on time.  In addition you will be responsible for a range of general administration tasks associated with the feedlot.  This position is to cover maternity leave with opportunity for longevity for the right candidate.

Skills and experience required include proficiency in MS Office, in-depth knowledge of office management, outstanding communication and negotiation abilities and excellent organisational and time management skills.

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Station Hand

Bar H Grazing is family owned and operates an intensive Wagyu breeding operation located at Comet in Central Qld. We are currently seeking applications for a competent station hand who has experience with animals, maintaining facilities and general property upkeep. This includes all day to day tasks of running and maintaining a cattle property.

This position would be desirable for an applicant with an interest and willingness to be involved in an intensive stud operation. An open innovative approach to the beef industry will be highly regarded. This role has an immediate start for the right candidate with accommodation supplied on property at River Lea, Comet QLD.

 

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Livestock Technical Assistant

Bar H Grazing is family owned and operate an intensive Wagyu breeding operation located at Comet in Central Qld.  This full-time role will include all property and livestock data collection, record keeping and general office administration.

The successful applicant will be a self-motivated person showing a high level of computer literacy, with an enthusiastic approach to learn new and modern ways in the livestock industry and be excited about genetic progress in our breeding program. An interest or experience in the livestock industry will be highly regarded along with cattle husbandry skills and horse riding experience.

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Station Manager – western NSW

This is a lifestyle and career opportunity for you and your family managing a progressive station (sheep with some cattle) in outback/rural NSW/SA.  Paroo Pastoral Company is one of Australia’s fastest growing livestock and agricultural enterprises, spanning in the order of 1,200,000 acres across rural NSW and South Australia.

We are seeking a well experienced and highly motivated individual with initiative and preparedness to accept responsibility to support the General Manager, who has a strong interest and commitment to modern husbandry and farming practices and can enthusiastically contribute to the development of the business.  You will also have great people skills, a HR license, motor bike license, experience in operating heavy machiner, and relevant tertiary qualifications.

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Marketing Manager – S.Kidman & Co Ltd

S.Kidman & Co Ltd is one of Australia’s largest beef producers with a herd of 171,000 cattle, with pastoral leases covering approximately 80,000 sq.km in three states and the Northern Territory. With new ownership and investment, the company is poised for an exciting period of growth and transformation.  The central focus of the company’s new strategy is to develop marketing and branding strategies to prominently position Kidman products in key markets.

Reporting to the CEO  you will be responsible for developing and leading the execution of marketing and brand strategies to generate profitable sales in key markets.  You will work with sales channel partners, distributors, processors and customers to identify and develop product & market opportunities.   This is an outstanding opportunity to make a significant contribution to the success of an iconic Australian company at an exciting time of growth and development.

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Executive Manager – National Research Programs

The Grains Research & Development Corporation is responsible for almost 60% of the total grains R&D investment in Australia, and continues to grow and evolve to meet industry needs.  The GRDC has been realigning and refocusing its structure and operations, clarifying their purpose – investment in research, development and extension to create enduring profitability for Australian grain growers.

Leading the National Research Programs Business Group, the Executive Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing strategy and investment programs across statistics, modelling, bioinformatics, genetic technologies and National Variety Trials. The Executive Manager will be a member of the Executive Management team, providing high level strategic advice to the Managing Director and Board.

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Farm Hand – Beef Cattle

This Angus beef cattle breeding and grazing operation consists of 2 grazing properties, totalling 4,000 ha in the Central Highlands of NSW.  The livestock operation consists of 1700 breeding cows, and a dual-purpose sheep operation and a collaborative, reliable and trustworthy Farm Hand is now required to work closely with the Farm Manager.

Responsibilities include – assist in the implementation of the farm plan, animal husbandry and data collection, operation of farm machinery, maintenance and improvement of farm equipment and infrastructure.  This is a “hands on” role and the successful candidate will have sound livestock and pasture management skills with a min. of 2 years’ experience, be organised with good communication skills, and hold a full driver’s license (HR or HC an advantage).

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Charlton Feedlot positions

Teys Australia currently has vacancies for roles based at our Charlton Feedlot plant in Victoria.  These roles are Stockperson & Machinery Operator in our Livestock & Feeds Teams. Duties within these positions include pen riding, diagnosis & treatment of sick cattle, pen movements, drafting & weigh cattle, stock handling & record keeping.

The Stockperson must be sound horse rider, possess good cattle handling skills, and preferably with own horses and gear.  The Machinery Operator must be prepared to undertake training and licensing as required, an ability to work in a team environment, and have a positive attitude.

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CEO – Seafood Industry Australia

Seafood Industry Australia (SIA) is a newly created industry body that represents all Australian seafood businesses incorporating the complete value chain including wild catch, aquaculture, post-harvest and retail sectors. It is a new and exciting organisation which will showcase the opportunity and innovation across the whole industry.

SIA are seeking an experienced leader to  become the inaugural Chief Executive Officer. The position will lead the growth phase of SIA, establishing it as an influential industry body responsive to the evolving needs of Australian seafood businesses. The CEO will develop and implement the strategic and operational plans in conjunction with the Board and members to ensure the mission objectives are achieved.

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Chief Executive Officer

NTCA is seeking applications for the position of CEO based in Darwin.  NTCA is one of Australia’s foremost industry representative bodies with a respected and effective leadership role in the Australian cattle industry.  Reporting to the president and executive board, you will be expected to work effectively across industry, government and community at the NT, national and international level to protect and advance the interest of NT cattle producers.

You will possess high level integrity, leadership, networking and communications skills; have a good understanding of agricultural production and policy in rural and regional Australia, be strategic and inclusive in positioning the organisation and industry ahead of future challenges and opportunities.  You will be responsible for governance and accountability.

To obtain a full position description and selection criteria please contact the Office Manager at office.darwin@ntca.org.au  or ring (08) 8981 5976.

Area Manager – Northern NSW & QLD

Our client is a leading Australian agribusiness that specialises in attracting investment capital to farming assets and managing assets on investors behalf. They currently manage over $450M worth of assets with an entrepreneurial approach that seeks to drive annual income return. The continued growth of the business has brought about the need to create an additional Area Manager role.

The position will be responsible for a portfolio of large scale farming operations across Northern NSW and QLD with a mixture of cropping and livestock. They will ensure properties are managed to the highest standard through the creation of detailed management plans for each enterprise and lead farm managers with the preparation of production strategies, annual budgets and forecasts, and capital expenditure.

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Feed Mill Operator – Gunyerwarildi

The Gunyerwarildi Mill’s main responsibility is the production of cattle feed for Ceres Agricultural Company’s Northern properties, currently producing 1000 tn of feed per week. Other tasks include drying steam flaked grain, drying grain from harvest, feeding cattle and bunk management.

The position requires the operator to mix feed, deliver feed to feedlot bunks and deliver feed to paddocks on the farm. Attention to hygiene and maintenance is essential. Experience in a mill environment and in the operation of heavy machinery is preferred. Training will be on offer for the right candidate.

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Overseer – Cattle Breeding & Farm Operations

This is an opportunity to become a part of one of WA’s oldest cattle companies.  The property is located in the South East of WA near Esperance, and is focussed on producing high quality Angus and Wagyu cattle for Domestic and International markets. Spread over 20 000 acres and running over 4000 breeding cows we are focused on continuously improving the genetics and quality of our herd.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Cattle Breeding and Farm Operations Overseer will work across the enterprise in General livestock handling, waters maintenance, machinery operaton and property maintenance.

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Program Manager

With the relocation of the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation to Wagga Wagga, an exciting opportunity has been created to join this team and be an integral part of developing a new direction for the business.

The Program Manager, Research & Innovation will play an important role in shaping the organisation into the future and will have responsibility for initiating, developing and managing programs, securing significant cash and in-kind co-investment from industry and government stakeholders and pursuing new funding opportunities.

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Marketing Manager

An exciting, newly created position is now available as a result of internal promotion.
Recognised as the pre-eminent brand and innovator within the agribusiness
markets it services, their strong market position is due to their ongoing commitment
to research and development of their products and providing service and value to
both rural retail customers and farmer end-users.

As Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for the implementation of the marketing brand strategy in the Australian market. You will work closely with and assist the sales team and develop marketing and promotional materials delivered to retail partners in line with the business’ marketing activity plan.

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Station Hand

Oakwood Grazing Company is seeking an experienced, self-motivated Station hand to take up a permanent position at Oakwood, Augathella. The station hand role will involve – stock work using motorbikes and dogs, Infrastructure development – new fencing and water points, general station maintenance of waters and fences.

The successful applicant/s require a good hands on work ethic, ability to work in a team environment and a genuine interest in the cattle industry.  This position offers the successful candidate great opportunities for career advancement within a dynamic integrated supply chain company.  Well maintained, air conditioned accommodation is provided.
Wages commensurate with experience.  Driver’s license required

Please send Resume with Referees via email to: hr@oakwoodgrazing.com.au

Supply Chain Officer

Angus Australia is seeking a full-time Supply Chain Officer who will assist the Angus Australia Commercial Development Manager with beef supply chain engagement and relationship building, along with the development of initiatives and market education strategies that bring value to Angus Australia members.

The Supply Chain Officer will experience the broad beef industry in administering Angus breed content verification with beef processors in Australia and New Zealand, to add value to Angus branded beef products through the verification of products related to the Angus breed.

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Livestock Sales Person

Landmark Russell requires a highly-motivated person to apply their skills and experience in livestock sales, management and marketing to benefit our clients. Based in Cobar Western NSW, servicing the local and greater Western Division.

Davis Russell & Co has played a key role over the past 35 years in servicing it’s large clientele in livestock, real estate and agribusiness services. Owned and managed by David & Gail Russell backed by the Landmark network. Livestock experience essential, livestock sales experience is preferred not critical. Attractive remuneration package moulded to suit the right applicant looking for a long-term career path.

Please forward your interest and resume to gail@landmarkrussell.com.au

Station Manager – SW QLD

A great opportunity is now available with a well established, private enterprise based in SW QLD. The aggregation of 15,000ha operates as one, comprising breeder cattle, sheep and cropping (summer and winter), with excellent infrastructure and capital improvements.
The position has become available due to internal promotion so they now seek a Station Manager with experience in a large mixed farming enterprise. You will manage a small, high performing team to ensure the best returns of each operation, alongside ongoing improvements. This is a position with long term career opportunities and the added benefit of a living within a local community, while also being within an hour of Goondiwindi.

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Argentinean graduate seeking short term employment

My name is Federico Arranz. I finished my agricultural production technical studies in Argentina and came to Australia with a W&H visa to gain further work experience. My previous role in Australia was in a cattle breeding farm for a two month internship, with tasks like vaccination, early weaning feeding, pastures rotation and cattle handling by horse.

If there is an available working position for a person with my profile just let me know.

email: fede.arranz@gmail.com or phone me on 0424 435 543

Territory Sales Manager

If you enjoy dealing with livestock producers, have a strong understanding of rural retail and have the energy and drive to make things happen, then this is your opportunity to shine.  For over 75 years, Gallagher has been the market leader in animal management and is recognised as the pre-eminent brand and innovator within the electric fence, and weigh/EID space.

The current territory is well established and contains valued, long term partnerships at both on farm level and with resellers, but still contains opportunity for growth. To be successful in this role, experience in livestock production and previous sales management experience will be critical to your success.

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Meat Process Workers

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

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

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Meat Processing Staff

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

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

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