Farm Manager

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Farm Manager

  • Post Date:February 1, 2022
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  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Agriculture
Job Description

Our client has been established for many years, operates in the Agriculture sector – is looking for a hands-on Farm Manager with good business sense and problem-solving approaches focused on efficiency to join them. Shall be responsible to manage staff, animal husbandry (livestock) and pasture (Lucerne) production, purchasing supplies, preparing budgets and reports.

Responsibilities

  • Analysing existing operations: animal husbandry (livestock) and pasture production and recommend improvements.
  • Developing irrigation designs and schedules for livestock pasture.
  • Preparing paddocking schedules ensuring that employees understand expectations.
  • Ensuring seeds, fertilizers, pesticides and other supplies are regularly stocked.
  • Preparing budgets and reports as required.
  • Assisting with the recruitment and training of staff members.
  • Building professional networks and keeping abreast on developments related to agricultural science.

 Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • Diploma/Degree in Agriculture/Animal science, or equivalent.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in animal husbandry (livestock) and pasture (Lucerne) farming.
  • Excellent interpersonal, project and people management skills.
  • The ability to make decisions in stressful environments

Email CVs to Mirriam Dzapasi: [email protected]

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