Feed Systems Manager

  • ANZCO Foods
  • Nov 10, 2021
Full time Farm Services Other

Job Description

Are you committed to the beef industry and looking for that next step in your career in a leadership role? A great opportunity is now available with Five Star Beef our large feedlot operation based in Ashburton.

This role reports directly to our Feedlot Manager who will support you to grow your career within the business developing a strong operational understanding around the management of the Feedlot, you will learn and utilise the Feedlot process and software systems. In this position you will play a part in developing and supporting a culture which reflects the organisation's values and encourages high performance.

This role will suit someone who has strong New Zealand agricultural skills and knowledge and a relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent experience along with good relationship skills allowing you to build both external strong and internal networks.

Duties and responsibilities will include the following:

  • Planning, budgeting and purchasing of feed commodities to meet feedlot requirements.
  • Feed sampling and quality control
  • Monitoring for feed compliance and quality assurance programmes
  • Developing and maintaining a network of key stakeholders and feed suppliers
  • Management of feed storage and allocation of feed to meet requirements and minimise waste
  • Management of silo, mill area hygiene, feed preparation and allocation systems
  • Working throughout the feedlot to gain a strong understanding of the business

Five Star Beef, owned by ANZCO Foods, is the only large-scale commercial cattle feedlot in New Zealand, producing high quality grain finished beef, with annual throughput of over 40,000 head.

ANZCO Foods is one of New Zealand's largest exporters employing a team of 3,000 staff worldwide. Together we deliver taste, nutrition and wellbeing to the world with products made from New Zealand finest beef and lamb.

We are committed to supporting and developing our people and we offer a competitive remuneration package. If you are motivated, have the skills and experience we require and want to be part of the exciting future of our company then we want to hear from you.

To apply please go to our careers site https://careers.anzcofoods.com/ and enter the job code 9630

Applications close on Friday, 26 November 2021.