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Kapunda, South Australia
Posted 1 month ago

Job Title:             Health Safety & Environment (HSE) Coordinator

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:            Kapunda

Position Type:   Full-Time

Do you want a career in HSE and thrive on making a difference? Do you possess the skills to drive continuous improvement initiatives? If so, we invite you to bring your expertise to our dynamic team.

Johnsons are a family-owned business celebrating our 100th year of operations in 2023. The company head office is based in Kapunda, SA and has production facilities in Victoria and Western Australia.

Johnson’s core values are based on family values, respect, genuine care and providing high quality feed for our customers. Our unique friendly style of business allows staff to enjoy the challenges of business while having the scope to grow professionally as opportunities arise.  

We are seeking a dedicated HSE Coordinator with a focus on safety and environmental compliance at our Kapunda site.  Reporting to the QHSE Manager, the HSE Coordinator will play a pivotal role in ensuring adherence to regulatory standards, implementing best practices, and championing a workplace environment that prioritizes the well-being of our employees and the sustainability of our operations.

This position requires a proactive individual with strong leadership skills and a keen eye for detail.

Responsibilities

  • Induct new operations staff and contractors, ensuring understanding of safety protocols and procedures
  • Create & Improve procedures and SOP’s and manage their continuous improvement.
  • Conduct site safety audits, maintaining HSE registers and training competency records
  • Manage the issuance of relevant work permits and ensure compliance with safety management systems
  • Asist injured workers with return-to-work rehabilitation.
  • Maintain supplies of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Collaborate with the QHSE Manager on safety projects and initiatives, promoting a culture of continuous improvement; and
  • Develop relationships and trust with company personnel, focusing on health, well-being and environmental stewardship.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Knowledge of relevant HSE regulations, standards and best practices
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and make informed recommendations
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Competency in Microsoft Office and Skytrust
  • Understanding of manufacturing process and compliance with safety and environmental legislation; and
  • Certification in Work, Health & Safety and Environment, ICAM Investigation and provision of Drug and Alcohol Testing is desirable.

Overall Knowledge and Skills

  • Self-starter with a sense of responsibility and accountability
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to upholding safety and environmental standards; and
  • Ability to communicate effectively and collaborate with various stakeholders

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Opportunities for professional development and training
  • A supportive work environment where your contributions are valued; and
  • The opportunity to be part of a 100 year-old success story with a strong commitment to QHSE excellence.

Apply now and embark on a fulfilling journey towards fostering a safer, healthier, and more environmentally responsible future with us.

To submit your application, please apply via Seek to the HR Coordinator with ‘HSE Coordinator’ in the subject line.

For further information on the position please contact Colin on 0421 357 116.

Applications close Monday 6th April 2023

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Kapunda, South Australia
Posted 1 month ago

Job Title:           Export Co-Ordinator

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons

Location:             Kapunda, South Australia

Position Type:   Full-Time

Johnson’s are a family owned business celebrating our 100th year of operations in 2023. The company head office is based in Kapunda, SA and has production facilities in Horsham and Dooen, Victoria.

Johnson’s core values are based on family values, respect, genuine care and providing high quality feed for our customers. Our unique friendly style of business allows staff to enjoy the challenges of business while having the scope to grow professionally as opportunities arise. 

Be Part of a Growing Company
Johnson’s currently export in excess of 200,000 MT of hay, straw and fodder per year. With our new production facility opening earlier this year, our operations have expanded, bringing with it new opportunities to join a family company with global reach. 

Your contribution to our team
You will work closely with other export co-ordinators to manage export documentation for customers in over 15 different countries. In conjunction with our sales & shipping team you will ensure Johnson’s maintains its reputation as one of the best in the world. Your typical day will include:

  • Completion of Commercial export documentation using BSM software
  • Completion of Export Declarations for customs and Permit Applications for Department of Agriculture
  • Liaising with freight forwarders to ensure documentation is issued after sailing

Your talents
You will be exceptionally organised & thrive on challenges. While operational experience in an export environment is beneficial it is not a requirement. What is most important is to have a positive attitude and willingness to learn. If you bring a strong computer literacy, we will provide training in our systems to ensure you succeed.

What we can offer you
We will offer a full time secure role with competitive remuneration, incentives and flexible working conditions. You will be provided with on-going training and autonomy in your role, and work within a fun team, focused on continued improvement. 

For further information on the position please contact :

Darren White on 0417 808 678 or [email protected]

Applications close Monday 6th April 2023.

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 1 month ago

Job Title:           Grower Liaison/ Procurement Officer

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

Are you passionate about agriculture and fostering strong relationships with growers?

Johnson’s is a well-respected agricultural livestock feed production company that boasts a 100-year-old legacy. The Company spans over three states with it’s Head Office situated in Kapunda, SA and others located both in Dooen, VIC and Highbury, WA. 

Johnson’s is committed to delivering high-quality products and maintaining a standard of excellence and due to recent growth, are now seeking a dynamic, committed and motivated individual to join our team as a Grower Liaison / Procurement Officer. This role presents an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of our agricultural operations while working closely with growers in the region.

Key Responsibilities

  • Cultivate and maintain positive relationships with growers, acting as the primary point of contact for procurement and operational inquiries
  • Work closely with internal teams to ensure seamless coordination between growers, production and distribution
  • Undertake grading and purchase of hay and straw to meet export customer requirements
  • Ensure all hay purchased is tested and traceable to meet export legislative requirements
  • Coordinate procurement activities, including negotiating contracts, managing inventory levels, and ensuring timely delivery of goods and services; and
  • Provide regular reports and updates on procurement activities, market conditions and grower relationships to management.

Position Requirements

  • Passion to work in a rural environment
  • Proven experience in agricultural procurement, grower relations or a related field
  • Strong understanding of agricultural production processes
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with growers and internal stakeholders
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and the ability to effectively manage contracts and procurement agreements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to interpret market data and make data-driven procurement decisions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and experience with procurement software is preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel to meet with growers and suppliers as needed; and
  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Agribusiness or related field would be advantageous.

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience
  • Fully maintained company vehicle
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement
  • A collaborative and supportive team environment; and
  • The chance to contribute to the success and growth of a leading agricultural feed production company.

As a Grower Liaison / Procurement Officer, you will have the opportunity to work with a passionate team of professionals dedicated to supporting growers and advancing the agricultural industry. Our employees are empowered to make meaningful contributions to our mission of driving agricultural innovation and sustainability and we pride ourselves on being able to demonstrate longstanding family values with a demonstrated culture of respect and trust.

If you are enthusiastic about agriculture, possess strong interpersonal skills, and thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity with Johnsons. Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role to [email protected]

Applications close by Thursday 28 March 2024.

For further information, please call Heubner Tony on 0447 722 669.

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Posted 1 month ago

Job Title:             Quality Control & Logistics Co-ordinator

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

If you passionate about all things agricultural, then this may be the job for you!

Johnson’s is a well-respected agricultural livestock feed production company that boasts a 100 year old legacy. The Company spans over three states with it’s Head Office situated in the Kapunda, SA and other others located both in Dooen, VIC and Highbury, WA.  

Not only is Johnson’s committed to delivering high-quality products and maintaining a standard of excellence, but we also pride ourselves on being able to demonstrate longstanding family values which fosters a culture of respect and trust.

Due to experiencing growth, we are looking to add a Quality Control & Logistics Co-ordinator to our team of dedicated and skilled professionals based at our Dooen facility.

This is an incredible opportunity to be able to bring your experience and expertise to the table and contribute to the success of our industry-leading operations.

Key Responsibilities

Raw Material Supply & Quality Coordination

  • Assess the export production schedule and program the required volumes according to grade specification and scheduled shift times
  • Liaise with the Production Scheduler to organize schedule to best suit production performance and raw material usage
  • Liaise with growers and contractors to arrange daily deliveries ensuring a strong relationship is maintained with all growers
  • Ensure raw material and finished goods meet customer requirements; and
  • Assist purchasing team during harvest to ensure all hay products are tested and graded according to Johnson’s purchasing standards.

Position Requirements

  • Proven experience in Quality Control and Logistics in the agricultural or related industry
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Strong computer skills and ability to work in a range of different applications; and
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to upholding high-quality standards

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement
  • A collaborative and supportive team environment; and
  • The chance to contribute to the success and growth of a leading agricultural feed production company.

If you have a passion for quality, logistics and agriculture, we encourage you to apply by submitting your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

Applications close Thursday 28th March 2024.

For further information, please call Tony Heubner on 0447 722 669

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 3 months ago

Job Title:             Maintenance Trades Assistant

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

About Us:            JT Johnson & Sons is a leading livestock feed production company dedicated to delivering high-quality and nutritionally balanced feed solutions for the agricultural industry. With a rich history spanning 100 years, Johnsons plays a crucial role in supporting the health and productivity of livestock across the world.

Job Overview:   We are seeking a skilled and experienced Maintenance Trades Assistant to join our dynamic team in Dooen, Victoria.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and installation of mechanical equipment within our feed production facility.  This is a full-time position that offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the efficiency and reliability of our production processes.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in equipment maintenance
  2. Support the maintenance team
  3. Adhere to safety protocols
  4. Accurate record keeping

Qualifications:

  1. Previous experience in a maintenance or trades assistant role is advantageous
  2. Basic knowledge of machinery and equipment maintenance
  3. Strong commitment to safety protocols and procedures
  4. Collaborate with maintenance team to ensure efficiency of operations

Overall Knowledge and Skills:

  1. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  2. Preventative maintenance experience
  3. Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  4. Mechanical hand skills and knowledge
  5. Willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges
  6. Some understanding of manufacturing processes

Benefits:

  1. Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  2. Opportunities for professional development and training
  3. Collaborative and supportive work environment
  4. Supportive work environment with a healthy work life balance

JT Johnsons & Sons is an equal opportunity employer.

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Manufacturing
Dooen, Victoria
Posted 3 months ago

Job Title:             Mechanical Fitter

Company:           JT Johnson & Sons – Livestock Feed Production

Location:             Dooen, VIC

Position Type:   Full-Time

About Us:            JT Johnson & Sons is a leading livestock feed production company dedicated to delivering high-quality and nutritionally balanced feed solutions for the agricultural industry.

                                With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we play a crucial role in supporting the health and productivity of livestock across the world.

Job Overview:   We are seeking a skilled and experienced Mechanical Fitter to join our dynamic team in Dooen, Victoria.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and installation of mechanical equipment within our feed production facility.  This is a full-time position that offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the efficiency and reliability of our production processes.

Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct routine maintenance and inspections of mechanical equipment to ensure optimal performance
  2. Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues, implementing timely and effective repairs
  3. Collaborate with the production team to minimize downtime and improve overall equipment reliability
  4. Install, assemble and test new machinery and equipment as needed
  5. Work closely with other maintenance professionals to coordinate repairs and upgrades
  6. Keep accurate records of maintenance activities, equipment condition and repairs performed
  7. Adhere to safety protocols and regulations, promoting a culture of safety within the workplace

Qualifications:

  1. Proven experience as a Mechanical Fitter in an industrial setting, preferably within the manufacturing or food production industry
  2. Trade qualification in Mechanical Fitting or a related field
  3. Strong knowledge of mechanical systems and industrial machinery
  4. Ability to interpret technical drawings and manuals
  5. Proficient in using hand and power tools
  6. Excellent problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to maintenance
  7. Willingness to work flexible hours

Overall Knowledge and Skills:

  1. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  2. Preventative maintenance experience
  3. Fault diagnostic skills
  4. Mechanical hand skills and knowledge
  5. Understanding of manufacturing processes and maintenance data

Benefits:

  1. Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  2. Opportunities for professional development and training
  3. Collaborative and supportive work environment
  4. Supportive work environment with a healthy work life balance

JT Johnsons & Sons is an equal opportunity employer.

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