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Senior Stockperson Piggery workers â€“ numerous positions
Sunpork Consolidated Pty Ltd 'SunPork Farms' is a wholly Australian-owned, integrated pork production enterprise based on more than 40 years of family farming traditions. Our business works across 37 farm sites in Queensland, South Australia and NSW, representing 18% of Australian pork production www.sunporkfreshfoods.
com.au/our-story/ We currently require Senior Stockperson Piggery workers – numerous positions. Tasks and duties include: Supervise the site and facilities in terms of the required human resources, physical resources, safety requirements, consumables, documentation and measurement devices; Provide overall maintenance and compliance of the Company Quality Assurance Program for the site ensuring that all relevant documentation is kept current; Supervise data collection and recording so information is accurate to aid stock and inventory control; Undertake specific tasks assigned by management to ensure that environmental, quality and safety goals are met; Implement preventable maintenance programs to reduce planned and unplanned down time; Supervise trial sheds, collect and record data in accordance with trial protocols; Selection of breeding stock and/or pigs for sale; Supervision and participation of daily inspection of livestock, such that the animals are appropriately fed, watered, environmental parameters are fulfilled.
The Senior Stockperson (Piggery) in this case would work with and supervise a less experienced Stockpersons; Supervision and participation of daily inspection of livestock, ensuring compromised animals are individually assessed, identified, treated; Euthanise sick or injured stock in a humane manner; Conduct post mortem examinations of deceased stock and report findings; Collect boar semen at an artificial insemination laboratory; Undertake processing duties within the artificial insemination laboratory; Supervision and participation in the mating of animals via individually supervised mating or through Artificial Insemination; Supervision of the birthing process, including the ability to physically conduct unsupervised internal assessments of females during parturition to minimise this incidence of still births; Participate in company/industry training sessions and workshops as required; and Perform any other duty as required by the Unit Manager. Base salary range: $54,000.00 to $65,000.
00 Superannuation. 88-hour fortnight roster with weekend work required. Skills and experience Applicants MUST have the following qualification and/or recent employment experience: Formal AQF Certificate III (or higher/equivalent) qualification in Agriculture (Pork Production) and 3 years recent relevant experience in a medium to large size commercial piggery; OR Minimum 5 years' relevant employment experience in a medium to large size commercial piggery as a senior piggery stockperson.
Please apply using the link and attach your updated and current resume/CV..