Agricultural Technician (Dairy Technician)

Agricultural Technician (Dairy Technician)

Confidential | tocumwal, NSW, AU

Posted 14 days ago

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Glenbank Farm at Tocumwal Important Company is seeking applicants for a full-time Dairy Technician position for their farm.

Duties for Dairy Technician:

Manage the feeding program for springing cows.

Inspecting and monitoring growth rates against targets.

Nutrient Management Planning

Arranging supply of vaccines, mineral supplements and other appropriate animal husbandry.

Organise mating program for rising 2-year-olds

Record all treatments to meet quality assurance requirements and farm policy.

Select cows for Artificial Insemination, assist with semen selection. Mark inseminated cows and keep insemination records.

heat detection aids, identify, record, mark and draft cows on heat, segregate and prepare for insemination.

All applicants must meet the following criteria:

Applicants must have at least a Diploma or 3 years of relevant experience.

Patient, Hardworking, Resourceful, Trustworthy, Loyal, Efficient

Understanding and passion for the Dairy industry

experience in a similar role.

Constant monitoring of the Dairy Farm.

Sound knowledge in Farming Techniques and Management.

Demonstrate a broad and coherent body of knowledge of milk source and composition

In-depth understanding of the safety and quality factors that determine the acceptability of dairy products by consumers.

To be able to work and communicate effectively as part of a team.

A remuneration package is between $60,000 to $75,000 plus superannuation will be negotiated depending on skills and experience.

Job Types:
Full-time, Permanent