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Dairy Farm Manager for Tasmania

Dairy Farm Manager opportunity - Tasmania location - Excel your career! - Take the next big step and go international!


About our Client

Our client, based in Tasmania, is a family owned and operated dairy farm that has run a successful business for decades. Sustainable farming, cutting edge technology, optimal herd health, efficient milking processes and responsible farming all contribute to their success. They are on the hunt for a driven Farm Manager!

 

About the Role

Our Client is looking for an experienced Dairy Farmer to manage their dairy farm. The farm is currently milking 700 cross-bred cows, through a 50-stand rotary shed with an easy dairy system. The farm is primarily pasture-based with grain fed in the dairy. 

 This role will include tasks the areas of:

  • Lead the dairy team and be proactive in identifying and dealing with management issues as they arise. 
  • Continually strive to improve time management and operational efficiencies. 
  • Overseeing pasture availability/covers, growth rates, and rotation lengths. You should be continually assessing the herd pasture requirements. 
  • Machinery operation. 
  • Farm repairs and maintenance. 
  • Work health and Safety. 

About You

We are seeking experienced Dairy Farmers that possess:

  • Qualifications – Tertiary qualification(s) in Agriculture or a related field is desired
  • Extensive dairy industry experience (a minimum of 4 years). 
  • A commitment to ensure a safe workplace. 
  • Reliability, punctuality and also the ability to take responsibility. 
  • Good work ethic and positive attitude. We like big smiles, good yarns and to have a laugh!
  • Leadership skills and is a team player. 
  • A Love for cows as much as we do!

What’s on Offer

  • An excellent career opportunity – take your dairy career International!
  • Take the next step up in your career!
  • A highly competitive salary and career progression opportunities
  • Accommodation provided. 
  • Work-life balance with a maximum average of 50 work hours per week with a variable roster.
  • Being part of a growing dairy business that values all of its people, animals and the environment. 
  • Full time or casual employment opportunities may be available for your partner on a nearby farm if required. 
  • Support to pursue training and education opportunities.

Apply today! 

Job Details

City
North TAS
State
TAS
Country
Australia
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
3115
Posted
2:31 pm