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Piggery Attendant

Salary: Negotiable

Darling Downs QLD

Your Employer

Are a Queensland based, highly reputable mixed farming operation who have established a free-range breeding herd to produce pork in a natural environment.

Dedicated to animal health and welfare, they are known for the outstanding produce and excellent company culture.

The Role

The position sees you responsible for insemination livestock for improved breeding in Goondiwindi. Working closely with the management team to identify their required breeding requirements, you will apply your knowledge and techniques relating to animal anatomy for optimum insemination conditions.

Recording all insemination history and cleaning all equipment to ensure safe and sanitary breeding practices, you'll follow proper safety protocols and align all activities to industry and animal welfare standards.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a similar role and have undertaken studies in animal husbandry at a certificate or degree level.

Competent in APIQ and animal welfare standards you will have a high level of dexterity along with excellent communication skills. To be considered for the role, it's important you address the following criteria:

  • Proven experience in artificial insemination
  • Studies in animal husbandry (desirable)
  • Knowledge of APIQ and welfare standards
  • Excellent record keeping
  • Dedicated to a culture of safety - working with hazardous chemicals (nitrogen=)

Choose Agri Labour Australia

Agri Labour Australia is an award-winning Australian company with clients in every State and Territory. Proudly representing major agribusiness, large primary producers, rural operators and local farmers - we are more than a recruitment agency. Founded on our firsthand knowledge of the land and dedicated to the ongoing success of our client's businesses and our candidate's careers, you can rely on us for expertise, advice and support.

If you believe you're a great fit for the role, click 'Apply Now' and forward us your most up to date resume and any relevant certificates and licensing. For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Chapman, General Manager (Technical) Permanent Recruitment, Agri Labour: 0499 184 555