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Animal Health Foreperson

Plant/Site:  JBS Riverina Feedlot
Req Id:  11176
Date Posted:  08-Nov-2021

JBS Australia’s Riverina Beef Feedlot is a 53,333 capacity feedlot situated between the popular townships of Leeton and Narrandera in Southern NSW. A rare opportunity exists for a highly motivated, experienced self-starter to join the dedicated and enthusiastic livestock team in this leadership role.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Coordination of the Animal Health team in conjunction with the Livestock Supervisor
  • Overseeing daily supervision of livestock handling, including pen riding, livestock acclimation, hospital treatments & post-mortems
  • Administration & accurate record keeping of animal health treatments in line with JBS treatment protocols
  • Inventory management as required including calibration, auditing & stocktaking
  • Team engagement, development and training in a positive and proactive manner
  • Ensuring team compliance with JBS Australia policies, including but not limited to: WHS, HR, QA, Animal Welfare & Environmental obligations
     

Criteria:

  • Previous Livestock handling and/or Feedlot experience
  • Strong commitment to Animal Welfare, Health and Nutrition
  • Previous experience managing and coordinating Animal Health and the associated performance of these teams
  • Strong written and excellent verbal communication skills, high levels of self-motivation, strong planning capabilities and initiative
  • Demonstrated Leadership skills and experience