Check out the latest job vacancies in the agri-sector
There are a number of agricultural companies and businesses looking to hire new employees this month.
A full listing of all of the latest jobs and positions on offer are available over on AgriRecruit.ie.
If you’re looking to try your hand at something new, here is a selection of the latest jobs going in the industry:
Ruminant Nutrition Adviser
United Feeds is part of the Dale Farm Group, which is one of Northern Ireland’s largest feed companies, and the company is looking to appoint a new Ruminant Nutrition Adviser.
Reporting to the Sales Manager the Ruminant Nutrition Adviser will be responsible for growing sales in line with agreed targets through the development of excellent customer relationships.
The ideal candidate should have a third level qualification or equivalent, ideally in an agricultural related discipline, and must have an in depth understanding of ruminant livestock production.
Previous relevant sales experience is desirable but not essential.
In return the company offers a competitive salary and benefits package including a company car and excellent opportunities for personal development.
Click here to apply.
Agriculture and Sustainability Manager
Grove Turkeys Ltd, Ireland’s largest turkey processor are currently recruiting an Agriculture and Sustainability Manager.
The successful candidate will manage all aspects of Grove Turkeys agri-business, which involves breeder rearing/laying, hatching and growing of turkeys to optimise performance.
Managing all growers, farm supervisors and farm personnel to achieve the highest efficiency and compliance standards is also a requirement of the role.
Interested applicants should hold a third level qualification in food science or relative agri-food disciplines as well as having a minimum of three years’ experience in the food industry.
Other requirements include strong communication, IT and people management skills, while a knowledge of poultry production is desirable but not essential.
Anyone interested in the role can click here to apply.
Assistant Logistics Manager
Southern Fuel and Farm Supplies is an established Agricultural business located in east Co. Cork and they are looking to employ an Assistant Logistics Manager.
The company is looking to recruit a a hard-working and self-motivated person who will primarily assist in managing the distribution of a wide range of agri-related products across the Munster region.
Applicants are required to hold a business degree and be able to work under pressure in a fast moving environment.
The right candidate is also expected to have excellent planning, organisational and administration skills, a strong and natural attention to detail combined with a very good work ethic.
Click here for more information on the role and to find details on how to apply.
Technical Sales Advisor
Grassland Agro is looking to hire a Technical Sales Advisor to work in counties Tyrone and Fermanagh.
The role will include responsibilities such as the sale of the company’s product range in soil conditioning, fertilisation and mineral supplements direct to farmers through the local co-ops and merchants.
People interested in applying should have an excellent knowledge of farming as well as possessing a qualification relevant to the industry.
A knowledge of sales and advisory skills with regard to cultivation and animal husbandry would also be beneficial.
The role includes an attractive fixed annual salary, with performance bonuses and an uncapped commission structure. Business tools also include a fully-expensed company car, mobile phone and monthly expenses
To apply for this position, click here.