Experienced hands-on Manager required for an a picturesque, well established quality hay and beef cattle enterprise in the beautiful Hunter Valley near Singleton NSW.
Negotiable on experience and skills
Until Position Filled
This is an outstanding opportunity for a person experienced in all aspects of irrigated hay & beef cattle production to assume responsibility & management of this enterprise!
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
On behalf of our highly respected Client who has recently acquired the property, we are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, self-motivated person on a full-time basis to manage the following:
All aspects of irrigated lucerne and pasture production, including agronomic management both in-crop and during fallows
All aspects of baled hay and silage production (predominately lucerne & some other pastures) and experience with late model haymaking equipment, initially focused on large round bales
Irrigation management of lucerne and other pastures using side roll and soft hose big gun travelling irrigators
Familiarity with electric irrigation pumps
General farm maintenance
Operation and general maintenance of modern farm equipment
Assist in the hands-on management of our Client’s expanding beef cattle grazing enterprise; beef cattle experience highly desirable
Ensure the overall property, housing and shedding is maintained in immaculate condition
Assist in overseeing casual employees as required
With frontage to Glennies Creek and regulated by Glennies Creek Dam, there is abundant water supply (with required Water Access Licenses) and minimal flood risk to the property.
Previous experience in a Farm Management role
Hold necessary ChemCert AQF 3 Accreditation
Current Drivers License essential; MR or HR truck license desirable.
Have the business acumen to be able to prepare and management annual budgets for the operations
An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant
Includes family housing, a fully maintained company vehicle, laptop, mobile phone &
5 weeks annual leave p.a.
Located only 16kms from Singleton & on school bus route.
Interested applicants should forward their application quoting Ref. no. 3026RFTTE to: firstname.lastname@example.org Highly confidential inquiries are welcome & may be directed to Margo Emery on 0409385667
PLEASE NOTE APPLICATIONS WITHOUT REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE LISTED IN THE AD WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
NB. This is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.
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