Winnathoola Pastoral Company is a family owned business with an exciting opportunity for a Cropping Manager on its Wallumbilla properties.
The properties are located 25km South of Wallumbilla and approximately 65km from Roma. Winnathoola Pastoral Company involves a progressive dryland broadacre zero till farming operation as well as a Wagyu cattle breeding and backgrounding operation. The business places great emphasis on high performing and productive grain and fodder crops.
The position requires vast experience in all aspects of zero till broadacre cropping and the operation and maintenance of modern machinery including self-propelled sprayers, headers, tractors, camera sprayers, trucks and all other subsequent machinery involved in the operation of zero till farming.
The Cropping Manager will be responsible for:
Organising and ensuring successful completion of all operational aspects of the farming business
Staff management, leadership and overseeing tasks set for staff
Operating all machinery where necessary
Machinery services and workshop maintenance
Troubleshooting machinery breakdowns as they arise and rectifying the problem
Ensuring all necessary preventative maintenance is carried out and all tasks are performed in a timely manner
Monitoring and treating grain in storages
Maintaining chemical and grain storage inventory records
Maintaining service and maintenance records
Maintaining records of all farming operations
Regular reporting of operational activities and records to the Farm Manager
This position is predominately hands on and suited to an honest, self-motivated individual who takes pride and satisfaction in achieving great results.
The comfortable 4-bedroom home is within close distance to the school bus. An attractive remuneration will be offered commensurate with experience and ability.
16/11/2020$0Mt Isa & Western QLD1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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