Hewitt Cattle Company
Hewitt Cattle Company has been built on the strength and determination of a family committed to the agricultural industry, the contribution of its staff has been integral to its success. The Hewitt family greatly values the dedication and support of those who have helped build and drive the future of the business over the last 20 years.
A high retention rate among many staff members has provided the business with the stability required for continuous improvement. The longevity of staff members and their extensive experience within Hewitt Cattle Company has sustained their inherent understanding of the processes, strategy and deliverables expected of all staff on a daily basis. Employees have continued to work tirelessly over the years throughout periods of both challenge and opportunity, and continue to share in the success of the company today.
Investing in the skill development of staff members continues to prove a successful strategy for the business. Particular importance has been placed on herd management and associated skills including selection of cattle for specific markets, controlling the impacts of seasonal changes, and general stock handling skills. Maintenance 'up-skilling' has also delivered a number of physical improvements to company stations by increasing the competencies of staff in a number of affiliated areas, including welding and mechanics