AMPS Agronomist Position

 Agronomist

  • Tamworth & Liverpool plains NSW

  • Commercial Services

  • R&D supported

 

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a unique & well-established agribusiness with a strong focus on delivering value to grain grower and pasture based customers through a tailored range of products and services.

 

The role will be Tamworth based and work with a diverse range of customers including some irrigated and dryland cropping and fodder production for livestock based farming across the region. The successful applicant will take over some existing clientele and be expected to contribute to the business by building on that base.
 

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the following attributes;

  • Must be a self starter with a demonstrated sound knowledge of commercial  agronomy and field trial experience. Some cotton experience would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Qualifications in a relevant discipline eg. Agricultural Science, Plant Science etc.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written). The ability to hold a conversation on farm and be genuinely interested in your clients business is essential.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in agronomy.
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  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi task at store level and re-prioritise as required.
  • Demonstrated ability in influencing positive outcomes.
  • Previous experience in positively managing client issues/relationships
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills with a high degree of resilience
  • Be able to maintain the highest level of confidentiality and discretion
  • Applicants must have Australian citizenship as well as a valid Australian drivers licence.

Supported by a great “can do” team, the role has a blend of Research & Commercial activities, working closely with growers to deliver real practice change on farm. Tamworth is a vibrant and growing rural regional centre offering great health, education and recreational services for young families or singles. The Tamworth and Liverpool plains regions offer a diversity in work with a balance of water security and dryland agronomy.

Remuneration will be negotiated commensurate with your experience and your ability to add value to our business. Standard tools of trade package for the position apply.

For confidential inquiries and for a copy of the position description, please phone Nigel Herring on 0427474805 for a confidential discussion or apply via email nigel[dot]herring[at]ampsagribusiness[dot]com[dot]au

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46 Dampier Street
Tamworth NSW 2340

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