Feedlot Assistant/station Hand
Our client owns and operates properties totalling 100,000 acres near the regional centre of Clermont, Qld and a further 300,000 acre breeding property in Northern Queensland.
The properties at Clermont are predominantly used for backgrounding with an annual throughput of around 12,000 head plus 600 Seedstock Breeders. The feedlot currently has just under 3,000 head on feed with potential to expand to 5,000 head.
We are seeking a motivated individual/s whose main responsibility will be to assist and report to the Feedlot Manager in all aspects of feedlot work including feed mixing, feeding out, infrastructure maintenance, commodity receival, machinery maintenance and general stock monitoring. You will also be expected to work across the stations on general station maintenance when required.
Experience with farm and feedlot machinery, tractors operation and cattle handling skills would be favourable.
This is an exciting opportunity as the properties are undergoing significant development and expansion. The ideal candidate will have the drive for career progression and a passion for the industry which could open the possibility of long-term employment.
Comfortable shared single accommodation, all meals and above award rates paid.
To apply please supply a cover letter explaining why this position would suit you, an up-to-date resume and contact details for a minimum of 2 references that can be contacted.
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