Are you passionate about the dairy industry and want to help farmers?

Queensland Dairyfarmers’ Organisation (QDO) is looking for someone who is passionate about the dairy industry to fill its industry recovery officer position assisting Cyclone Debbie affected dairy farmers in the Scenic Rim, Lockyer Valley and the Darling Downs regions.

The position would suit sons or daughters of dairy farmers with university qualifications that have a rudimental understanding of the industry and on-farm processes. The position would also suit someone who has a passion for the dairy industry and who wants to learn more about financial, business and succession of dairy farmers. 

The QDO recovery & resilience industry development officer will:

  • Work closely farmers on a daily basis to get them involved in the project including very regular farm visits
  • Assist farmers access government and other assistance measures available
  • Provide natural disaster recovery advice and support
  • Organise workshops on succession and financial planning for dairy farmers with finance and business professionals presenting at workshops

It is a full-time positions with a 2 year contract. The remuneration package is negotiable commensurate with experience and suitability to the role.

To apply for this position, send a cover letter and resume to ea@dairypage.com.au or fax: (07) 3236 2956.