Bruny Island Cheese Co & Beer Co (BIC&BC) is proud of its achievements, products and friendly work environment. BICC&BC is an artisan cheese and beer producer that is one of Tasmania’s iconic food tourism businesses. We have built a strong reputation locally and internationally for the quality of our produce and considered an industry leader in Australia.
Our home is on Bruny Island, an island located off the south coast of Tasmania. Bruny Island is truly a special place; an island, off an island, off an island, accessed by a ferry leaving from the idyllic town of Kettering. Attracting thousands of visitors annually, Bruny Island offers visitors a coastal wilderness experience, stunning sightseeing and opportunities to meet some exceptional boutique producers such as BIC&BC.
We are always looking for new people to join our growing, wonderfully diverse team, and especially over the summer season, to meet the demands, as more visitors come to the Island. You will find diversity, innovation, enthusiasm, flexibility and positive energy when you join us. We will provide induction training, product training, staff t shirts and competitive pay.
So if you are interested in joining our hardworking, energetic, positive team either in the Cheesery or Cellar Door/Café please see the advert below for details.
Contact Mary at: HR@BrunyIslandCheese.com.au if you have queries/questions or want to apply for a role with BICC&BC.
Looking forward to hearing from you.
Management Team BIC&BC
Ø Beautiful Huon Valley – Southern Tasmania
Ø Award Winning Iconic Company (BICC)
Ø Long Term Permanent Commitment – excellent career development/mentoring
Bruny Island Cheese Company (BICC) is proud of its achievements, products and friendly work environment. BICC is an artisan cheese producer and is one of Tasmania’s iconic food tourism businesses. We have built a strong reputation for the quality of our produce and considered an industry leader in Australia. While our Cheesery is based on Bruny Island, its production is serviced by fresh milk from our farm which is based in the beautiful Huon Valley in southern Tasmania. Due to our continued growth and success (winning several awards for our excellent Milk/Cheese) we now need a new Permanent Dairy Assistant to work alongside and support our Farm manager/family in the Huon Valley.
Specifically, you will be responsible for:
Ø Calving and calf rearing and feed allocation
Ø Highest levels of animal husbandry and welfare
Ø Pasture quality/crop management (irrigation/fertilising and pest control)
Ø General farm maintenance (fences/buildings/dairy)
Ø Maintaining organic certification
Ø Maintaining strict Parlour and animal hygiene standards
Ø Maintaining a safe farm workplace with a positive focus on environmental management
Ø You will be required to work autonomously every weekend to relieve the farm manager, doing split shifts to meet milking requirements.
Ø Ability to maintain accurate farm/animal/calving records
Your skills and experience:
Ø Prior experience working on a dairy farm (preferred) and ability to work independently as well as alongside farm manager
Ø Qualifications in business, agriculture or a related field (preferred)
Ø Demonstrated understanding/appreciation of principles/practical applications of animal care/husbandry/welfare and dairy farm operations
Ø Drivers licence and ability to operate all farm machinery (essential)
Ø Full working rights in Australia (no visa restrictions)
In return we will offer you:
Ongoing training/mentoring/career development, competitive pay and assistance to find local accommodation. If you are interested in joining our hardworking, energetic, farm family, and wider BICC team please forward your resume and 1-page cover letter (by COB Thursday 15th November, 2018) to:
Mary at: HR@BrunyIslandCheese.com.au