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Farm Foreman

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Job Listing Date
15 Oct 2020
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Farm Labour

Mort & Co is Australia’s largest privately-owned beef cattle lot feeding, management and marketing company, and a leading exporter of premium Australian beef. In addition to feedlot operations, the business runs a farming division comprised of two farms. These span 3400ha and include both dryland and irrigated farming. Crops planted include cotton, sorghum, corn, wheat, barley and mungbeans.

Currently, we have an exciting new opportunity available for a Farm Foreman to join our  Farming team. This role is a permanent full-time position, working between our Pinegrove and Grassdale Farms and leading a small crew.

We are looking for someone with:

• Previous relevant farming and irrigation experience – flood or overhead irrigation

• Precision Ag experience would be advantageous

• High level of machinery operation and maintenance skill and knowledge

• Ability to lead a team as well as work autonomously

• Great communication and organisational skills

• Strong operational Workplace Health & Safety Skills and knowledge

• Embrace technology and look for opportunities to continuously improve through innovation

• Record keeping for QA and data processing skills

• Ability to plan and prioritise daily

Key functions of the role include:

• Team leadership and staff management

• Farming operations management and control

• Record keeping and administration

• Machinery operation and maintenance

• Adherence to all site policies and procedures and a strong focus on Workplace Health and Safety

This position presents a fantastic opportunity to develop your leadership skills with an industry-leading company. If this sounds like something you want to be a part of, then throw your hat in the ring!

The application form will include these questions:
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