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Feedlot Manager

Job description

About the role:

We are seeking an experienced Feedlot Manager to oversee all aspects of a family-owned expanding feedlot operation. The Feedlot Manager will play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest standards of animal welfare, environmental stewardship, and operational excellence. This position requires a strong leader with a passion for agriculture, a commitment to safety, and the ability to drive the company's objectives forward.

About You:

  • Passionate Leader: You will inspire others with your dedication to animal welfare, sustainability, and operational excellence.
  • Experienced Professional: Bring proven expertise in feedlot or farm management, with a focus on compliance and communication skills.
  • Safety Advocate: Prioritise safety, promoting a culture of hazard awareness and proactive risk management.
  • Team Player: Thrive in a supportive team environment, fostering open communication and mutual respect.
  • Results-Driven: Achieve operational goals through meticulous organisation, cost management, and adherence to KPIs.
  • Ambitious and Growth-Minded: Eagerly embrace challenges, learning opportunities, and advancements in feedlot technology.

Duties include:

  • Manage feedlot operations, ensuring compliance with NFAS, LPA, and EPL standards.
  • Supervise and roster team members for efficient stock handling and feeding activities.
  • Maintain facilities and machinery assets to meet operational needs and legislative standards.
  • Monitor expenses, identify cost-saving initiatives, and ensure budgetary compliance.
  • Promote a safety-first culture, conduct regular meetings, and implement new safety processes.

Join the team and contribute to the success of this feedlot operation while promoting animal welfare, environmental sustainability, and operational efficiency. APPLY NOW with a cover letter and resume or for further information contact either Anna Brown on 0427 644 527 or Kate McKittrick on 0409 393 696.