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As the Field Operations Lead you will have responsibility for the management of InterGrain internal farm operations in Horsham, VIC.

Your background will include some (or all) of the following:

  • Practical experience in grain farming operations.
  • Knowledge of plant physiology (especially cereals).
  • Practical experience with farm machinery.
  • Demonstrated experience with agricultural. chemicals, including identification of correct chemical(s) for the task and application.
  • Experience in plant breeding or field-based agricultural research.

This role will suit a person with:

  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to take initiative and meet deadlines.
  • well-developed interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

This role requires a person with:

  • Australian citizenship, or immigration status to be legally employed in Australia.
  • Current Driver’s License.
  • An ability to undertake some travel within Australia

Responsibilities:

  • Manage InterGrain’s Horsham based internal field program, including planning, crop rotation, field preparation and performance of breeding experiments which entails, seeding, in season crop management and harvest.
  • Manage the workload of supporting staff.
  • Produce crops to optimise achievement of volume, quality, and cost objectives.
  • Ensure adequate supplies and safe handling of consumables such as fuel, fertilisers and pesticides.
  • Schedule repairs, maintenance, and replacement of field equipment and machinery
  • Maintain a positive workplace culture and lead by example.
  • Ensure compliance with WHS regulations to maintain a safe workplace.

If this sounds like you and you’d like to apply, please send a covering letter addressing how you fit the above requirements along with your resume to:

HR Manager – Amanda Booth
Email: abooth@intergrain.com

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