Hancock Agriculture, combining Hancock Pastoral, Wagyu Operations & S. Kidman & Co. Pty Ltd, has a long history in agriculture with more than 20 properties across Australia, spanning around six million hectares.  With a herd of over 230,000, we are proudly one of the country’s largest producers of Wagyu and commercial cattle.  As a combined business, we offer our people the unique opportunity to be part of a vertically integrated farming operation, which means we own every step of the process, from breeding, backgrounding, and grain feeding, through to sales of finished product, to ensure the highest standards of animal husbandry, traceability and quality assurance are performed.  

Hancock Agriculture provides you a career in an exceptional organisation that is entering an exciting period of change, continued innovation and growth. Be a part of our journey in an organisation you can be proud of and where we value the safety and welfare of our people, animals and environment.   

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Job Description:

We have an opening for a Feedmill Hand to join our operations at Maydan.

Maydan is a beef feeding facility which is situated in the Southern Downs region in Queensland. The operations span approximately 400 hectares and is home to 9,000 cattle.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

The Feedmill Hand contributes to the livestock program by undertaking duties such as:

  • Water trough maintenance and cleaning

  • Cattle handling and feeding

  • Driving/operating and maintaining a range of machinery & equipment

  • Data input and record keeping

  • Commodity receiving and handling

  • Inventory control

  • Feed batching, milling and delivery

  • General up keep, repairs and maintenance

Job Requirements:

  • You will have strong communication skills, be able to work on your own, and as part of the team, with a focus on completing your quality work safely. 

  • A current driver’s licence is essential. 

  • Previous experience in a similar role is advantageous.

Job Benefits:

  • We offer competitive remuneration and opportunities for training, development and career progression.

  • Certainty of remuneration commensurate with experience.

  • Training, career development and advancement opportunities in our widespread organisation.

  • Friendly, supportive team and community environment.


This role offers a great opportunity to join an exciting, industry leading Agribusiness, with scope for advancement after training and experience.


How to apply


Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for positions with Hancock Agriculture or S. Kidman & Co.


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