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It’s a great time to join our 8,000 friendly people at Ingham’s – one of Australia and New Zealand’s largest integrated protein producers.

Founded in 1918 as a family business, Ingham’s has a proud history and a bright future. Today, our business is undergoing substantial growth, where every day presents new and exciting opportunities to thrive.

With a positive attitude you can pursue your passion, grow your career and contribute to a business that is committed to nourishing our world by being open, honest and collaborative.

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Casual Poultry Farm Hands | Monarto

Murray Bridge, South Australia

Purpose of the role

You will experience colleagues who are supportive and will readily share their knowledge and experience with you. With autonomy and accountability our people are problem-solvers, who appreciate being hands-on in the great outdoors. Enjoy fulfilling your passion to deliver sustainable and ethical produce to the heart of Australian tables, backed by the support and resources of the market leader.

Hours of work

This role is working a rotating shift pattern Monday- Sunday. We are looking for people who are flexible to cover various shifts and weekend work as and when the need arises in order to support the team.

Accountabilities

  • Ensure all livestock is treated humanely, and in compliance with Ingham’s Minimum Standard Procedures
  • Processing and inspecting eggs and chicken safely and systematically, according to quality specification
  • Completing manual handling duties -lifting, pulling, pushing, bending and reaching
  • Being an active, respectful team member that is reliable and honours work commitments
  • Get involved with safety, follow the safety rules, speak up and be mindful of risks
  • Cleaning duties and maintaining a clean work space
  • Storing and maintaining materials, equipment and tools
  • Identifying and escalating Animal Welfare, Food Safety & Quality issues, hazards and risks.

Skills required

  • Capability to perform repetitious tasks efficiently, correctly and systematically in accordance with policies and standards
  • Ability to understand, correctly interpret and follow instructions, procedures and information
  • Proven ability to work effectively within a team environment
  • To be able to successfully communicate written and verbally
  • A record showing work commitment, reliability and motivation
  • Ability to respond calmly and methodically when faced with obstacles
  • Good level of fitness are required as you will manually handle up to 5kg- 15kg

Due to quarantine restrictions, we cannot accept applications from the following:

  • If you regularly come into contact with pigs or birds
  • If have anyone living in the same residence as you, work in other poultry or pig operations

IMPORTANT: All employees handling live birds must have had or be prepared to have a recent flu vaccination, and be able to provide evidence of this, in order to protect the health and safety of our employees from the adverse effects of an outbreak of avian influenza

Prosper, grow and develop with us!

There’s plenty of opportunities for personal growth and to develop professional skills. As flexible team players, we are constantly adapting to change and innovating to lead positive change in our expanding industry. You’ll enjoy a range of other benefits including competitive pay and working in a friendly team.

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