Summer 2016 sees new job opportunities in Irish agricultural industry

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Summer 2016 sees the opening of new job opportunities for skilled individuals in the area of agriculture and sales.

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Here are some of the latest jobs going around the country:

Livestock Inspector

An Irish Angus Producer Group is looking to hire multiple Livestock Inspectors. These positions are on a part-time basis in the meat plants of our processor partners, ABP and Kepak around Munster.

Responsibilities would include inspection of livestock prior to slaughter, implementation of the groups livestock policy and production of inspection reports.

The applicant would require an excellent knowledge of livestock, computer literacy, and a good work drive.

Full details of the job can be found by clicking here.

Dairy Herd Manager

A 100 cow Co. Tipperary dairy farm is looking to hire an experienced Dairy Herd Manager.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the day to day management of a grass-based spring calving dairy herd and will be supported by the owner who works nearby.

The farm is a dry grass-based compact spring milk production unit with a well laid out paddock infrastructure.

The position is ideally suited to a young person who has a QQI Level 6 qualification in Agricultural Science.

For more details on this position, click here.

Animal Feeds Salesperson

The De Paor Consultancy is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Animal Feed Sales Person for a leading animal feed miller in the North Midlands.

Two to three years commercial sales experience and/or the ability to sell high quality ruminant diets to trade accounts is essential.

The successful candidate will be based in the area and expected to provide technical sales support to livestock farmers who are customers of these trade accounts.

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General Manager- Agri Trading Division

Due to an internal promotion, a leading co-op, a client of the De Paor Consultancy, in the North Midlands/Ulster area is currently looking to recruit a General Manager in Agri Trading division.

This is a senior management position in an established, well diversified and expanding Agri business and increasing.

The product portfolio includes an animal feed range, fertilisers and other farm inputs as required by their customers in the Republic and Northern Ireland.

The successful candidate is likely to have a good agricultural education, third level business degree or equivalent, excellent knowledge of IT, strong administration and HR skills.

For more information on this position, click here.

Farm Commercial Specialist

Aurivo co-op is looking to hire a Farm Commercial Specialist. The job would be based in Co. Donegal.

Applicants should enjoy interaction with customers and have the proven ability to support on-farm input efficiency and continuous growth.

Responsibilities would include developing existing customer relationships, providing beneficial advice to increase customer’s profit, providing excellent customer care and after service and developing new business.

An applicant with a level 8 agricultural degree would be ideal.

For more information on this job, click here.

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