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Equine Veterinarian position available

TLG is seeking an enthusiastic, confident and experienced veterinarian for the 2018/19 equine breeding season (commencing September 2018). The successful applicant will be part of a progressive team servicing a busy equine reproduction caseload, including AI (approximately 300 mares per season with a 50/50 split between chilled and frozen semen), ET (approximately 50 per season), stallion collection, foaling down of mares and neonatal care. 

The position is full time (fixed term) and whilst there is no on call work, the usual after hours work associated with equine repro applies. 

A generous package commensurate with experience is on offer.

Whilst we encourage overseas applicants, a valid visa to work in Australia is required.

Total Livestock Genetics is located in Camperdown, Victoria, two hours west of Melbourne. Located on the world’s third largest volcanic plain, and famous for its lakes and craters, it is within easy reach of the National Parks in the Otways and Grampians, the Twelve Apostles and Great Ocean Road.

Please send CV, letter of intent and references to: Dr Steve Williams – (03) 5593 2016 swilliams@tlg.com.au

Reproduction Veterinarian Required

TLG is seeking an enthusiastic, confident and experienced veterinarian to work in conjunction with our existing team across all aspects of the business, but focusing predominantly on MOET and developing IVF services.

The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to share a busy equine reproduction caseload (including AI, stallion collection and embryo transfer), as well as overseeing the health and welfare of resident animals and livestock being prepared for export.

The position is full time and whilst there is no on call work, flexibility during peak times will be required. There will be opportunities to work interstate and overseas.

A generous package commensurate with experience is on offer and continuing education will be encouraged and supported.

Whilst we encourage overseas applicants, a valid visa to work in Australia is required – sponsorship and an attractive relocation package is available for the right candidate.

The position is located in Camperdown, Victoria, two hours west of Melbourne. Located on the world’s third largest volcanic plain, and famous for its lakes and craters, it is within easy reach of the National Parks in the Otways and Grampians, the Twelve Apostles and Great Ocean Road.

Please send CV, letter of intent and references to:

Dr Steve Williams – +61 407 840 812

swilliams@tlg.com.au

TLG wins AustCharm Westpac Australia China business award

TLG is extremely pleased to announce that we were declared joint winners of the AustCham Westpac Australia China business awards in the category of Agriculture, food and beverage in Shanghai. This award is wonderful recognition of the work we have been doing in China to promote Australian genetics over the last few years, and we look forward to continued uptake on the use of Australian genetics in Chinese agricultural enterprises.

TLG Press release – TLG wins AustCham Business Excellence Award

TLG Appoints New Sales Manager

With much pleasure we would like to announce Paul Douglas as the new Sales Manager for Total Livestock Genetics.

Paul has a number of years’ experience in the animal genetics industry, primarily focussed on the dairy industry and the evolution of genomics within this field, with some external consultancy to the instigation of sheep and beef genomic evaluation projects.

Paul’s recent position in managing the Ginfo project (on behalf of the Dairy Futures CRC) provides opportunities to further utilise genetic data to improve the understanding and importance of genomics within the Australian dairy industry.

Paul has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science from Melbourne University, a Post Graduate Diploma in Agribusiness from Monash University, and has completed a Leadership Program with the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science.

Paul will commence this position on 12 April 2018. Contact details for Paul will be available shortly.

 

 

TLG Appoints General Manager

TLG are pleased to announce that Alex Robinson has joined the team as their new General Manager.

As TLG has experienced strong growth in the past few years it sees the appointment of a general manager as an expression of it’s confidence in continued growth in the animal reproduction and livestock export sectors.

Alex was raised on a sheep and beef farm at Framingham (near Terang) and has a degree in Agricultural Science (Melb) and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment (SIA). He joins TLG post a 15-year stint farming a large beef and sheep property in Woolsthorpe.

TLG is confident that Alex’s prior experience in both animal production and agri finance will position him well to assist in the companies continued growth and high service standards.

Alex is very much looking forward meeting TLG’s loyal customers and suppliers over the coming months and playing a constructive role in the efficient delivery of TLG’s services in the future.

Alex can be contacted on: arobinson@tlg.com.au.

POSITION VACANT

Thank you to all applicants – this position has now been filled.

Total Livestock Genetics has a permanent full time management vacancy in its sales area.

Responsibilities:
• Develop and implement effective sales strategies
• Establish productive and professional relationships with key industry personnel
• Provide innovative ideas for business growth
• Provide timely and effective solutions aligned with clients’ needs
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual sales forecasts
• Perform research and identify new potential customers and new market opportunities

Requirements:
• A proven track record of achieving sales targets
• Availability to travel interstate and internationally as needed
• On site visits to resellers and breeders
• Strong communication and management skills
• Solid customer service attitude with excellent negotiation skills
• Business related computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite
• Ability to build positive working relationships
• Ability to be proactive and plan effectively

A generous package commensurate with experience is on offer. Please note that experience in the bovine genetics industry would be a strong advantage, however consideration will be given to applicants with qualifications or experience in sales outside this field.

Written applications and references to:

The Manager
Total Livestock Genetics
P.O. Box 105 Camperdown, VIC, 3260
or email: swilliams@tlg.com.au

For further information please phone (03) 5593 2016

Applications close: Wednesday 28th February 2018

POSITION VACANT – Farm Hand/Maintenance Worker

POSITION NOW FILLED

Full Time Summer Position for Immediate Start

Due to continual growth, TLG require a skilled operator to assist with the fit out of new animal housing facilities and the construction of concrete feed pads.  The successful applicant may also be required to assist with harvest duties and cattle work over the course of employment.

Supported by trained staff, the successful applicant will have prior experience with:

  • Concreting
  • Welding
  • Fencing
  • Tractor operation and maintenance

Remuneration will be commensurate with the skills and experience of the applicant.

The position is fixed term from December to April, although a full time position may be available for the right applicant.

Please address applications to Ruth Barber:

rbarber@tlg.com.au or 0419 932 015

 

 

Reproduction Veterinarian Required

TLG is seeking an enthusiastic, confident and experienced veterinarian to work in conjunction with our existing team across all aspects of the business, but focusing predominantly on MOET and developing IVF services.

The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to share a busy equine reproduction caseload (including AI, stallion collection and embryo transfer), as well as overseeing the health and welfare of resident animals and livestock being prepared for export.

The position is full time and whilst there is no on call work, flexibility during peak times will be required. There will be opportunities to work interstate and overseas.

A generous package commensurate with experience is on offer and continuing education will be encouraged and supported.

Whilst we encourage overseas applicants, a valid visa to work in Australia is required – sponsorship and an attractive relocation package is available for the right candidate.

The position is located in Camperdown, Victoria, two hours west of Melbourne. Located on the world’s third largest volcanic plain, and famous for its lakes and craters, it is within easy reach of the National Parks in the Otways and Grampians, the Twelve Apostles and Great Ocean Road.

Please send CV, letter of intent and references to:

Dr Steve Williams – +61 407 840 812

swilliams@tlg.com.au

Animal Husbandry Position Vacant

THANK YOU TO ALL APPLICANTS – THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED

Total Livestock Genetics requires a person to ensure the health and welfare of it’s livestock at the Camperdown and Glenormiston centres during weekends and public holidays for approximately 4 hours daily. The applicant will need to feed and perform farm duties unassisted at each location.

As part of a team, support and training will be provided. Previous farming experience is essential as there is the need to have good livestock husbandry skills.

Written applications and references to:
The Manager
Total Livestock Genetics
P.O. Box 105
Camperdown, VIC, 3260

OR
tlg@tlg.com.au

For further information please phone (03) 5593 2016

Applications close:  Friday 2nd June 2017