STUD ANIMAL BREEDING MANAGER

Based in the Western Districts of Victoria, Total Livestock Genetics Victoria (TLGV) has a permanent full time vacancy in its bull collection team.

The successful applicant will be required to manage as well as assist with the collection of genetic material from bulls in a quarantine environment across both its semen collection centres at Camperdown and Glenormiston.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Overseeing daily collections
  • Inspection, feeding, handling and collecting bulls so as to optimise health, welfare and production
  • Under Centre Veterinarian supervision, administration and recording of animal treatments
  • Upholding quarantine status
  • Liaising with clients
  • Maintain stock locations and stock movement records according to protocol health requirements
  • General farm duties – fencing, general repairs etc.
  • Assisting with programming and AI of on centre ET donors

Requirements

  • Previous farming experience and willingness to work with bulls
  • A strong attention to detail and accuracy is imperative
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to manage a diverse range of duties
  • Ability to manage a team

As part of a team, support and training will be provided. This is a permanent full time position and a salary package commensurate with skills and experience ($60,000 – $75,000) will be paid to the successful applicant.

Written applications and references to:

Anthony Shelly

Applications close: 30th July 2021

Total Livestock Genetics Victoria

P.O. Box 105, Camperdown, VIC, 3260

Or [email protected],com.au

For further information please phone (03) 5593 2016