Operations Manager

1 February 2024

Responsible for leading the irrigated summer & winter cropping operations (field tomatoes, oilseeds and cereals), farming team, planning and procurement, with a dedicated focus on WH&S, quality, productivity, efficiency and cost control

As an effective leader and good communicator, you will ensure your team are trained and skilled in their areas and be committed to a culture of safety.

With competent computer skills and financial literacy, it is important you can address the following criteria:
• Minimum 4 years’ experience in farm operations and management
• Proven experience in crop planning and a proactive approach to modern farming techniques
• Knowledge of best practice for cropping (dryland & irrigated)
• Ability to instruct staff and direct them towards the use of any new technology or procedures
• Lead & coach staff on budgets and provide assistance in the creation of operational and capital budgets.
• Financial experience – budgets, reporting, forecasting and procurement
• Workforce planning and staff recruitment
• Highly organised and flexible
• Tertiary qualification(s) in agriculture, or equivalent (preferred)

For more information about this role, or to apply for this position, please contact us at or on +61 3 9046 1998