Dairy Farm Manager

  • Full Time
  • Cradock, South Africa

pw michau

Description

Dairy farm manager required in Fish
River Valley.

Responsibilities

·
Plan,
develop, and implement policies, procedures, and practices for operation of
dairy farm.

·
Ensure
compliance with company’s or owner’s standards for farm production, propagation
of herd, and regulations of regulatory agencies.

·
Manage
subordinate supervisory personnel.

·
Direct
and coordinate farm activities (e.g. breeding and rearing livestock, feeding and
milking of cows, storage of milk, sterilizing and maintaining facilities and
equipment, etc.).

·
Review
breeding and milk production records to determine animals that are unproductive
and should be sold.

·
Inspect
facilities and equipment to ensure compliance with Woodlands standards, and to
determine maintenance and repair requirements.

·
Secure
services of veterinarian (medical industry) for treatment of herd or when cows
are calving.

·
Prepare
farm activity reports for evaluation by management or owner.

·
Supervise
subordinate staff.

·
Direct
and coordinate activities regarding to planting, growing, harvesting, and
storage of feed forage crops.

Requirements

·
Animal
lover and husbandry (cows) skills

·
Acute
sense of problem solving

·
Hands
on approach

·
Proactive
decision making

·
Stellar
relationship building and communication skills

·
Experience
managing a team, with willingness to invest in the coaching and development of
your team members

·
Ability
to adapt with humility and resilience

Qualifications

·
Matric
/ Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate

·
Relative
degree or diploma

Three or more years related experience and/or
qualified by extensive experience

Dairy Farm Manager

  • Full Time
  • Cradock, South Africa

pw michau

Description

Dairy farm manager required in Fish
River Valley.

Responsibilities

·
Plan,
develop, and implement policies, procedures, and practices for operation of
dairy farm.

·
Ensure
compliance with company’s or owner’s standards for farm production, propagation
of herd, and regulations of regulatory agencies.

·
Manage
subordinate supervisory personnel.

·
Direct
and coordinate farm activities (e.g. breeding and rearing livestock, feeding and
milking of cows, storage of milk, sterilizing and maintaining facilities and
equipment, etc.).

·
Review
breeding and milk production records to determine animals that are unproductive
and should be sold.

·
Inspect
facilities and equipment to ensure compliance with Woodlands standards, and to
determine maintenance and repair requirements.

·
Secure
services of veterinarian (medical industry) for treatment of herd or when cows
are calving.

·
Prepare
farm activity reports for evaluation by management or owner.

·
Supervise
subordinate staff.

·
Direct
and coordinate activities regarding to planting, growing, harvesting, and
storage of feed forage crops.

Requirements

·
Animal
lover and husbandry (cows) skills

·
Acute
sense of problem solving

·
Hands
on approach

·
Proactive
decision making

·
Stellar
relationship building and communication skills

·
Experience
managing a team, with willingness to invest in the coaching and development of
your team members

·
Ability
to adapt with humility and resilience

Qualifications

·
Matric
/ Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate

·
Relative
degree or diploma

Three or more years related experience and/or
qualified by extensive experience