Agri job opportunities: Looking for a fresh start for 2021?

A range of agricultural job opportunities are available at the moment – including the chance to work on a dairy farm across the water in Scotland.

Every month a range of roles become available in the agriculture sector, giving people the opportunity to pick out the perfect job for themselves and their career.

This week, AgriRecruit has a range of jobs available to suit various candidates, with vacancies including: a breed secretary / development coordinator; an office administrator; a trainee service engineer; a consultative sales position; a dairy person; and a technical sales advisor.

Have a look below and see what job could help you carve out the perfect career in agriculture.

Development Co-Ordinator / Breed Secretary

The Irish Shorthorn Society (ISS) are seeking to recruit a skilled Development Co-Ordinator / Breed Secretary. In this role, you will oversee the general operations of the society’s day to day affairs.

Reporting directly to the president of the ISS the position of Development Co-Ordinator / Breed Secretary is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to establish a key profile within the agriculture sectors.

This is a full-time position; salary will be discussed on acknowledgment of interest and the Society acceptance to move interested candidates to first stage interview. Click here for more information

Office Administrator

Mullingar-based agri-tech company, Efficient Farm Solutions (EFS) is recruiting an Office Admin / Accounts team to help in the in efficient running of the office to and service support of its growing Lely robotic milking customer base.

Appropriate qualifications (admin/accounts/office etc.) is a must but full training will be provided. Click here for more information

Trainee Service Engineer

EFS is also recruiting an exceptional individual to join its technical Engineer team to help in the installation and service support of robotic milking products.

A third level qualification (agriculture, automation, electronics, robotics etc.) is a must, and full training will be provided.

A competitive salary is on offer, plus commercial vehicle and work related expenses. Click here for more information

Consultative Sales Position

Finally, EFS is seeking an exceptional individual to join its technical consultative sales team in the northeast of the country.

A third level qualification (agriculture, business, marketing etc.) is a must but, again, training will be provided.

The role in the firm is described as a great place for the right person as EFS is growing with an expanding work force and product portfolio.

Once again, a competitive salary is on offer, plus commercial vehicle and work related expenses. Click here for more information

Dairy Person

An enthusiastic dairy person (permanent position) is required for a dairy farm in Scotland.

There will be responsibility, a package and accommodation to suit the successful applicant.

The farm in question is a spring calving grass-based herd in southwest Scotland, 10 minutes from Cairn Ryan Ferry.

Seasonal roles with accommodation are also available from February 1 through to April 30, 2021.

These will be to assist during the busy spring calving period. Click here for more information

Technical Sales Advisor

Grassland Agro is currently looking to recruit a Technical Sales Advisor for the Limerick and North Kerry region.

The role will involve advising customers and selling the firm’s specialty product range in soil conditioning, fertilisation and mineral supplements direct to farmers through the local co-ops and merchants.

In addition, the job will entail developing relationships and working closely with local co-ops and merchants. Click here for more information