Exciting news! Dechra now distributes Numnuts and NumOcaine, aligning with our product range dedicated to animal welfare. These solutions offer compassionate over-the-counter practical options for animal husbandry procedures and are readily available nationwide.

Our online store is now closed, however, click here to find out how to buy Numnuts products. Thank you for your continued support.

Numnuts Industry Placement 2021

Would you like to do your placement at Numnuts?!

Numnuts Industry Placement 2021- Downloadable link 

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:

robin@numnuts.store              m.0407912098

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