Assistant Poultry Farm Manager

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SA - York Peninsula & Clare Valley - Ref. Bea_pou_SA

Labour Solutions Australia (LSA) is a national labour hire and sourcing specialist company. As an ISO accredited organisation and with Labour Hire Licences in South Australia & Queensland; LSA provides compliant labour hire, staffing and other quality workforce solutions to a wide variety of organisations and industries across Australia.

 

About the Company

Our client is a well-established family owned business who are leading and well-respected grower of poultry near Port Wakefield south Australia.  We are looking to employ a competently skilled Assistant farm manager.

About the Role

As an assistant farm manager, you'll collaborate with, and provide support to, the farm manager through assisting with all of their duties and responsibilities.

You’ll be confident in working closely with staff in order to provide guidance, support and effectively leading staff and ensuring compliance with WHS, RSPCA and bio-security standards are upheld to the highest standards

You will be organised, trustworthy and have a positive hand on attitude as you take a collaborative approach as you work alongside the farm manager but also have the ability to be able to step up and manage the farm in times when the Farm Manager is absent

This position may equally suit someone who has had several years’ experience in livestock management and is ready for the next step in their career

This is a full-time permanent position and has some flexible working hours depending on batch timing and rotation.

Skills, Experiences and Requirements

 

  • A minimum of two years experience in poultry livestock management or similar agricultural industry 
  • Leadership and management experience
  • Computer skills
  • Must be Mechanical aptitude, and able to attend to basic mechanical breakdowns
  • A passion for agriculture and be results driven
  • Experience operating various farm machinery
  • Comply with company OH & S policies
  • Work as a team player and be a self-starter
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ensuring all quality and maintenance standard are upheld
  • Car and driver’s license
  • Weekend and after-hours work will be required.  Also available to respond to alarm

If you are someone who can demonstrate a hands on approach and you are results driven, enjoys working in a rural environment and learning new skills and taking on a challenge you are strongly encouraged to apply for this role.

 

The poultry industry has very strict bio-security and animal welfare standards, so all employees are restricted from keeping pet birds, poultry and pigs and must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.

Please note only short-listed candidates will be contacted; we are unable to provide individual feedback.

You must have valid working rights within Australia to be considered for this role.

Labour Solutions Australia is proud to be granted our Labour Hire License in Queensland & South Australia. 

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