ANIMAL NUTRITIONIST/SCIENTIST II – RUMINANTS TASK GRADE 14 NOVA FEEDS – GEORGE WESTERN CAPE
Purpose of the role:
- Providing technical support to our dairy customers mainly on pasture based systems through advising on nutrition, feed product choice and pasture management
- Product development and application of current research and new technology in ruminant nutrition
- Formulating new feeds as well as maintaining formulas of existing products on FORMAT
- Identification of and feasibility studies with alternative or additional raw materials
- Technical support and training of the sales team
- General support to all internal customers i.e production, procurment etc.
- Product registration
Requirements for the role:
- Relevant Post-graduate degree in agriculture (M.Sc. Agric)
- At least 5 year’s experience in a similar position
- Experience in ration formulation for dairy cows on pasture based systems (experience of formulating with current CNCPS biology will be beneficial)
We offer a competitive total cost to company salary package and benefits.
22 December 2017
Please note that candidates who do not receive any response from us within 14 consecutive days after the closing date should accept that they were not successful.
Interested candidates should forward concise curriculum vitae to Recruitment@quantumfoods.co.za for Attention: Chandre Lesch.
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