• Stud and prime lamb business
  • Casterton region

Our client operates two properties near Casterton, running a commercial stud and prime lamb operation. In a fast paced business that values a passion for high quality work and excellence in all activities. Due to considerable growth there is now an opportunity for an experienced Assistant Farm Manager to bring their leadership, experience and skills to the business.

Working directly with the business owners, you will take responsibility for aspects of farm operational management and will enjoy contributing towards the efficiencies and effectiveness of operations, while working closely with a team around you to motivate and inspire.

You will have impeccable attention to detail, excellent people management skills, and be adaptable to any situation as a strategic thinker. In addition, you will enjoy work with livestock, pasture improvement and management and as well as undertaking general property maintenance ensuring all infrastructure is brought to a quality standard.

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • Experience in a similar role in managing staff, contractors and being to plan appropriately
  • Understanding of farm operational planning and infrastructure development
  • Energy and enthusiasm to work closely with the owner to develop the business to its full potential
  • Well trained working dogs

Although there is no vacant accommodation on farm at present time, our clients will be able to identify appropriate options to suit your circumstances and negotiate contributions throughout the recruitment process. Along with a competitive salary package commensurate with experience, the property is well located with Casterton and Coleraine 30 minutes away while it is only 55 minutes to Hamilton.

For the right candidate this role offers an exciting opportunity to further their career in farm management with career development opportunities set to be discussed with the right candidate.

Please click the apply button with reference to position number 1629. For a confidential conversation, call Gilles Clarisse at Meridian Agriculture on 03 5341 6100.

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