Dairy Farming Jobs In Australia For Foreigners: Dairy Australia is the national services body for the Australian dairy industry. Our purpose is to support the profitability and sustainability of dairy farming. We do this by providing services that collectively benefit and advance dairy farm businesses and the industry, including investment in research and innovation, learning and capability development, marketing, policy research, market insights, and trade development. We support dairy farming in eight regions nationally with shared services based in Southbank, Melbourne.
Dairy Farming Jobs In Australia Role:
You will be responsible for managing our valued farmer connections in our West Vic Dairy business as a Farm Engagement Lead in our regional services team. You will meet with dairy farmers on a regular basis to gain a better knowledge of their farm business needs, recommending the best services and tools to enhance profitability, sustainability, and best practices on their farms.
Your ability to not just develop connections but also provide chances for meaningful and supportive involvement with dairy farmers will be critical to your success in this job. You will ensure that farmers are aware of, and participate to, the planning, design, and context of Dairy Australia’s resources and activities. Your goal will be to gain knowledge of current and emerging concerns and share it with both our internal teams and farmers in order to ensure industry relevance and knowledge exchange.
We are a 520 cow dairy farming operation located near Corryong in north east Victoria.
We are currently seeking 2 highly motivated farm hands for short term (417 and 462 Visa) work or ongoing work if required.
Experience would be an advantage however a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and a good work ethic will suffice.
Duties will include but are not limited to Milking and mustering cows, calf rearing and animal handling, fencing, and general farm maintenance.
Pay is award wages ($28.26per hour)plus applicable overtime and penalty rates on an hourly basis and I estimate you will work 40-45 hours per week.
We currently work on a 5 day working week with a flexible work roster.
Subsidized accommodation in Corryong township is available.
A shared car will be provided for the period of your employment.
A manual drivers licence is required for the position.
The start date is 6/12/23
Workers willing to stay for more than 4 months would be preferred. Additional work for partners/friends can be sourced in the local area.
Dairy Farming Jobs In Australia Offer:
Our goal is to provide benefits that promote the overall well-being of our employees. When you join our team, you will receive the following rewards:
- Flexible working environment – a hybrid working environment in our office and our team, combining working from home, meeting farmers on the go, and connecting virtually with your colleagues and stakeholders
- Become a valued member of our team of supportive and high-performing experts in their fields
- A culture of caring and innovation – we are open to each other’s ideas, we love innovation, we have integrity, and strive to find the best solutions for our employees and stakeholders
- salary package
- paid parental leave