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LIVESTOCK MANAGER | LAMB, FEEDLOT & GRAZING

BOORT, VICTORIA

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Due to the expansion and diversification of the existing business, our client has created a new position with a view to both breeding and finishing lambs. The system will utilise a combination of dryland grazing country, winter and summer crop stubbles, irrigated dual purpose crops, irrigated lucerne and containment feeding when necessary. A 4,000 head lamb feedlot with feedtech auto feeders provides the ultimate finishing option.

Start Date: Immediate

Job Type: Full Time​

  • Shape the livestock area of the business

  • True team environment

  • North Victoria Location

Job Description/ Summary:

This is a fulltime, ongoing position and with the livestock enterprise still in its infancy, this is a genuine opportunity for someone to join business and put their own stamp on the job! With the future option to add trading livestock and cattle this really is a role and part of the business you can shape.


You will be primarily responsible for all aspects of sheep production, including:

  • Planning and execution of key animal husbandry tasks

  • Development and implementation of breeding program

  • Management of grazing operations

  • Management of feedlotting activities

To be considered for this position you MUST have:

  • Previous sheep production experience, preferably with good nutrition knowledge

  • Desire to continue to learn and push into new areas

  • Confidence to manage your own time and work unsupervised

  • Exceptional attention to detail

Benefits:

  • You will be joining a team of 8 full time employees in a privately owned business, taking pride in the operation with a focus on work life balance. 

  • The operation is based 15km north of Boort which offers great country town option including a good pub, cafe, lake for recreation, hospital, supermarket, chemist, a P-12 school and a strong, friendly community. 

  • House, vehicle, salary to be negotiated with suitable applicants.

To apply for this role applicants should submit their current resume on the RIMFIRE RESOURCES application page via the APPLY NOW button below. Applicants without required experience will not be considered.

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