About the business and the role

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated professional – Assistant Feedlot Manager with the aim to progress to Feedlot Manager.

Join a progressive company with a highly successful branded beef program.

Beefcorp Australia is a family owned vertically integrated Wagyu beef company established for over 30 years. We are developing a “state of the art” 8,000 head feedlot in the Southern Riverina with exceptional cattle welfare, environmental management and milling infrastructure. The property also incorporates irrigated cropping, silage production and grazing of backgrounders.
We are quite willing to upskill the right candidate who has a willingness to learn, a strong work ethic, a professional approach and a good communicator.

We are seeking someone who will embrace our company culture of teamwork, care for our people, cattle and farms in producing high quality beef.

This would suit someone with strong feedlot or intensive dairy experience.

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Assisting the Manager in running a professional feedlot. This includes animal husbandry, feed milling and ration delivery, commodity management, maintenance, pen cleaning and compost management.
  • Ability to multi task and problem solve in a dynamic technical operation.
  • Maintain high levels of data recording and office management.
  • Ensure the feedlot, machinery, infrastructure and property are well maintained to a high standard.
  • Supervise staff, manage rosters and training to build a high performing team that work in a safe and productive manner.
  • Ensure the feedlot complies with NFAS, EPA and licensing requirements.
  • Maintain the Feedlot Standard Operating procedures and ensure a high level of OHS.
  • Oversee the management of the cropping, silage and grazing programs.

Skills and experience

  • A professional approach to the operation of a feedlot with a high level of attention to detail and pride in your performance,
  • Knowledge and passion for high standards of animal welfare.
  • A strong work ethic, self motivation and keenness to get the job done.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to modern standards of land, energy and environmental management.
  • Good computer skills and the ability to be trained in using FY3000, Feedbunk and Digi-Star .
  • Team player able to work with other company staff to ensure the feedlot integrates with other company operations.
  • Degree or equivalent qualification will be highly regarded.
  • It would be desirable if you have 5 years quality cattle experience including feedlot or intensive dairy.

Job benefits and perks

  • A competitive package including excellent accommodation on the property and a vehicle will be provided.
    Finley township is 15 minutes from the property.

 

Please forward your Resume including 3 referees to info@beefcorp.com.au

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