Fri Jun 1st 2018

Field Officer - Milk Supply

South-East Queensland Region – Toowoomba based

Norco Foods is a 100% Australian Farmer owned Co-operative with a strong range of Australia's leading dairy brands. The Milk Supply team manages the relationship between the Co-operative business and the 215 member dairy farms that supply the top quality raw milk to our factories and customers.

Norco Co-operative Limited currently has a field officer role available based in Toowoomba, QLD. Reporting directly to the Milk Supply Manager, the position is an important resource for both Norco and the member dairy farms.

The key focus of this position will be to work closely with Norco milk suppliers and other internal and external stakeholders in order to effectively maximise the profitability of member farms, assist with complex on farm issues and ensure overall Norco’s interests are met in the supply of quality milk to our customers.   

Key Position Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of Dairy Production Systems;
  • Demonstrated ability to provide critical business advice to dairy suppliers;
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate practical educational programs and training;
  • Demonstrated ability to formulate and effectively communicate industry regulations and Norco policies and procedures to Milk Suppliers;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently balanced with a strong team ethic;
  • A working knowledge of Dairy Quality Assurance programs and systems;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Degree qualifications in Agricultural Science or a related field & current drivers licence.

An attractive salary package including the provision of vehicle (or allowance) for travel throughout the region will be offered to the successful candidate.  This role will suit applicants who can work independently and can work flexible hours including some evening and weekend work.

Written applications detailing your work experience, qualifications and addressing each of the selection criteria are required by Fri Jun 1st 2018 to:

Jobs @ Norco, PO Box 486, Lismore, NSW 2480, or
(Norco is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer)

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