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Posted: Mon Feb 26 2024

Piggery Attendant (Grow Out)

McMillans, Victoria


The Lucas Group is thrilled to invite applications for a fulltime Piggery Attendant (Grow Out) on behalf of Macorna Pastoral Company, a leader in Australia's pig production industry. Located in the serene settings of Northern VIC, you’ll discover career growth and support in a company that values sustainability and animal well-being.

About Macorna Pastoral Company
Established in 2002, the Macorna Pastoral Company, with its historic expansion and a 3,000-acre cropping enterprise, is an icon in the agricultural landscape. With a commitment to high-value pig genetics and a focus on excellent production performance, they guarantee an engaging work environment that thrives on innovation and quality.

About the Role
The Piggery Attendant (Grow Out) role is dynamic, focusing on the care and maintenance of pig health within eco shelters. The successful applicant will be autonomous in performing established techniques and practices under minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities
  • Engage in the upkeep of plant machinery and quarantine adherence.
  • Commit to the highest standards of animal welfare and perform everyday husbandry tasks.
  • Uphold WHS standards and maintain meticulous herd health records.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and functionality of eco-shelter accommodations.
The Ideal Candidate
  • Post-secondary education in Agriculture is desirable, along with 3 – 5 years in pig operations.
  • A current driver's license is essential; an HR license would be advantageous.
  • Proficient in handling farm equipment
  • An understanding of livestock production systems.
  • Physically capable of performing production roles hands-on.
  • Exceptional communication skills, a team player, and someone who brings a positive, "can do" attitude towards the workplace.
Why Macorna Pastoral Company?
  • Contribute to a sustainable operation that values its teams as much as its livestock.
  • With Macorna, there's always room for advancement and skill development.
  • Work in stunning natural surroundings with phenomenal facilities and accommodation.
  • Accommodation supplied. (Power and water costs at own expense.)
Ready to make a difference in the piggery sector and become part of the Macorna legacy? Apply directly using the "apply" button or send your resume to For more information or a confidential discussion, please call Geoff Lucas on (08) 8201 9999.
Reference number GL8498.

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