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Nutrien Ag Solutions

Agribusiness

At Nutrien Ag Solutions, our purpose is to grow our world from the ground up with safety and integrity as our core values.

We are committed to attracting the best and brightest to find a better way, focus on innovation and improve processes and products. We are owned by Nutrien, the world’s largest provider of crop inputs, services and solutions. Nutrien plays a critical role in feeding the future by helping growers to increase food production in a sustainable manner. We’re moving the agriculture industry and the world forward – today and for generations to come.

The scale of Nutrien Ag Solutions enables our employees to access diverse career opportunities. Whether you are looking to develop your career within a specialist area or aiming to take your career to new and unexpected directions, joining Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you with an exciting future.

We seek people who are collaborative team players, deliver on their commitments, innovators in search of a better way, believe in inclusion and have a safety-first mindset.

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Rural Merchandise Retail

We have a footprint of over 700 retail outlets nationally and our store-based retail sales assistants thrive on providing the highest level of support to rural customers. Involving a combination of customer-facing sales, customer service, merchandising, inventory control, order processing and warehouse duties; our retail employees are multi-skilled and develop strong product knowledge along the way. Our retail sales employees have progressed to positions such as Merchandise Manager, Agronomist, and Branch Assistant Manager positions.

Agronomy

Agronomists within our business draw on their technical expertise and practical on-farm experiences to work closely with growers to share invaluable knowledge. Most have completed tertiary qualifications in Agricultural/Rural or Plant Science but what drives them is their passion for building relationships with customers and helping them develop productive and sustainable businesses.

Corporate Services

At Nutrien Ag Solutions’ head office in Melbourne and state offices, we can offer a broad range of careers in Human Resources, Finance & Accounting, Legal, IT, Procurement, Customer Service, Marketing and Innovation.

Real Estate & Financial Services

We have over 80 real estate offices nationally which focus on supporting clients with the listing and sale of rural, residential and commercial property. Entry-level roles include Trainee Real Estate Sales, Property Management and Sales Support. We offer rural finance products and solutions to our customers to enable them to build their businesses. Careers include Finance Managers and Analysts.

Livestock

Our Livestock Sales Representatives and Agents achieve record sales for their clients. Our young auctioneers have been winners and finalists at annual competitions. An aspiring auctioneer looking to complete a Traineeship can expect to progress to become an experienced Livestock Sales Representative who has a passion for marketing commercial sheep or stud cattle for their clients.

Wool

We are proud of our strong relationships with wool producers and our ability to secure the best prices for our clients. Entry-level roles include Wool Trainee, Wool Presser, Wool Classer and progress to skilled Wool Technical Manager.

Water

In addition to operating 40 retail outlets, our water business plays a key role in ensuring long term sustainability for farmers with irrigation infrastructure projects. We have multiple career opportunities in project management, installation and technical services within horticulture/viticulture drip and pivot irrigation, pasture and broadacre cropping and vegetable irrigation, pumping and filtration, stock watering and solar technology. We also offer careers in Field Sales, Key Account Management and Water Broking.

Nutrien Ag Solutions

Nutrien Ag Solutions

Trainee Cattle Buyer – Livestock Export

Your key focus will be on the smooth and efficient co-ordination of the livestock export process including the end to end supply chain.

  • Focus on live cattle export consignment
  • Great opportunity to establish a career in livestock export
  • Darwin location
Darwin, NT
February, 29

Trainee Cattle Buyer – Livestock Export

Agribusiness

Location:
Darwin, NT
Closing:
February, 29
  • Focus on live cattle export consignment
  • Great opportunity to establish a career in livestock export
  • Darwin location

Frontier International is a live export company with a geographical focus on northern Australia. Frontier’s business activities require it to hold cattle in quarantine prior to export. In 2018, FIN exported approximately 130,000 cattle within Australia and loaded more than 40 export consignments with the majority through the port of Darwin. Frontier exports a range of cattle from light feeder & productive cattle through to heavy slaughter including females and males.
Our mission is to be the supply partner of choice for leading livestock customers in selected world markets. We are well positioned for growth and currently offer an exciting opportunity for a Live Export Officer to join our Darwin team.

About the Opportunity

Reporting to the Operations Manager and working closely with our management team and key stakeholders, your key focus will be on the smooth and efficient co-ordination of the livestock export process including the end to end supply chain (property of origin, pre-export quarantine, sea freight, animal welfare on board, discharge at port of destination) and operational requirements. You will liaise with transport partners, stockmen, relevant Government departments to ensure that the live cattle export consignment is carried out in line with expectations including government regulations and animal welfare standards. You will maintain collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including Government departments (DAWR) and seek ways to improve business practices and processes. In addition, you will receive mentorship and be trained up as a support cattle buyer including the purchase of cattle to meet customer specifications and market requirements.

About You

To be successful you must demonstrate some knowledge of livestock selection and handling. In addition, you will demonstrate a high attention to detail and high standards in the completion of documentation and compliance procedures. You will demonstrate strong communication skills and commercial acumen together with the ability to interpret information and data to make sound recommendations. Although not essential, exposure to Livestock/Agribusiness and including animal welfare will be well regarded, as is Vietnamese or Indonesian language skills. Also, the willingness to work flexible hours which will include weekends & public holidays.
Ruralco including its subsidiaries is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Ruralco we believe that creating a diverse workforce will provide the best talent to achieve our strategy of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector.
We value integrity, accountability, loyalty, leadership, common sense and aiming high in all that we do.

February, 29