With a commitment to quality spanning over 63 years, Stockyard produces high quality grain fed Wagyu and Angus beef and has embraced innovation to deliver Australia’s finest grain-fed beef. Stockyard Lot Feeders Pty Ltd Kerwee feedlot is a 20,200 head modern feeding facility based in Jondaryan, QLD.
We are on the hunt for an enthusiastic and highly motivated person to join our progressive feed team as a full time “Feed Allocator”.
Reporting to the Feed/Mill Manager, the feed allocator will be primarily responsible for ensuring our animals are delivered consistent quality feed to their bunks in a timely manner. The role involves the operation and maintenance of our feed delivery, and commodity handling plant, delivering over 240 tonne of mixed feed each day.
What you’ll be doing
Ensure cattle are fed on time as consistently as practical each day.
Responsible for having enough grain for each day’s feeding requirements.
Conduct scheduled ration and commodity test sample collection.
Ensure records are kept up to date including regular KPI monitoring, FY3000 feed data entry and digistar communications.
Ensure the commodity shed and liquid handling area are clean, operable, and maintained hygienic state.
Ensure feed truck is operating in a well maintained and functional capacity including calibration, delivery accuracy and minimise spillage.
Monitor feed bunks to ensure the daily feed is delivered to clean bunks.
Ensure ration programs set by the General Manager are met, and rations are loaded and mixed accordingly monitoring mixing consistency.
Assist the Feed/Mill Manager to plan and execute capital expenditure projects and feed delivery efficiencies.
You will be working alongside a team of 8, on a 10/4 roster.
This position would be suited to a mechanically minded person who can work alone and, in a group, to consistently achieve company benchmarks.
The successful candidate for this role should show the following attributes:
Strong time management abilities
Proven experience working as part of a diverse team.
Ability to communicate well with all levels of personnel and management.
Strong focus on following and enforcing WH&S and environmental requirements.
Knowledge of Feeding, Milling and heavy machinery maintenance desirable.
Experience in cattle feeding and Elynx programs will be an advantage.
What is in it for you:
Our focus is to create an environment in which our team can succeed so we are committed to investing in our people and providing them with a safe, happy work environment. In this role you will have access to benefits such as:
Competitive salary package based on experience.
Access to an Employee Assistance Program offering professional counselling service that can work with you on issues that are affecting you personally or professionally.
Employee discounts on Australia’s most awarded branded beef
Investment in professional development
Huge role diversity in terms of scope, execution and future stretch opportunities including avenues to explore other areas of the business.
A supportive environment where outstanding work and effort is recognised and rewarded.
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