Numnuts Industry Placement 2021

Would you like to do your placement at Numnuts?!

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Numnuts (Senesino) is a small, dynamic start-up technology business in the animal welfare sector. We are looking for a 2021 intern. Our placement offer would suit a Vet or Ag Science undergraduate/ recent graduate or young educated person looking to pick up real-world experience working to engage animal welfare technology adoption in a rural setting.


Key Skills Required

  • Genuine interest in farm animals (Sheep & Cattle) and improving farm animal welfare
  • A Vet & Farmer-friendly voice. We are looking for a person who is comfortable working in a rural context and enjoys interacting with the straight-talking rural folk
  • Customer Relations & Customer Support
  • Enjoys farm shows, events & talking to people
  • Skilled and willing to learn new computer systems, website, eCommerce, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, graphics & video editing
  • Ready to work remotely and independently with interacting with teammates over video conference and phone
  • Confident and natural presenting to people in a rural setting
  • A sense of humour & optimistic outlook on every situation


What experience will the placement offer?

  • Customer Support for Numnuts – answering the phone, directing and solving customer enquiries
  • Back office support, data entry, developing reports
  • Visiting Vet surgeries, educating, demoing and interacting with to vets
  • Farm shows & field days; providing energy and help in the logistics, travel setup, and product demonstrations of events
  • Animal Behavioural studies, learning how they are conducted, observing possibly supporting the team at CSRIO conducting extended farm trials



  • A good internet connection
  • A method of transport
  • Timing – between May- Aug (yet can be flexible for the right candidate)
  • Location Flexible – our 2 personal teams is located in Northern Tasmania & Central Victoria. Previous experience with our 2020 placement student (through COVID) as shown our intern does not need to be located with us and we can all work remotely – meeting up for key events or meetings



Contact Robin Smith (Numnuts founder) at:

[email protected]              m.0407912098

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