BORE RUNNER

UAROO STATION | PILBARA

WA

HARVEST ROAD

Harvest Road has an exciting permanent opportunity for an energetic Bore Runner to join our tight-knit team based at Uaroo Station in the Pilbara region of WA.

Minderoo South (Uaroo and Nanutarra Stations) borders the Ashburton and Henry Rivers with Rouse Creek running through. Alluvial plains with established buffel are complemented by rugged mesa outcrops and stony flats across its 490,000 hectares with spinifex and acacia throughout the ranges. We bought Minderoo South back in 2013 and our herd here is now a red breeder composite, including Droughtmaster, Senegal, Red Angus and replacement heifers. We work closely with our team at Minderoo Station, sending our growing cattle there for finishing.

Job Type:

Full-Time

Remuneration:

On Application

Start:

Hiring Now

Expires:

Until Position Filled

Job Description:

The successful applicant will be responsible for maintaining all livestock watering points throughout the station, maintaining equipment, pumps, stock waters, fences, reporting any livestock issues to management and livestock handling.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and maintaining livestock waters
  • Maintaining and servicing pumps
  • Maintaining fences
  • Observing stock, reporting any issues to management
  • Livestock handling

Job Requirements:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Solar, electric submersible and mono bore experience is well regarded
  • Demonstrate commitment to safe working practises and animal welfare at all times
  • Experience with cattle animal husbandry
  • HR, HC or MC license
  • Machinery experience (grader, loader, telehandler)
  • Previous experience in a similar role

Essential Criteria:

  • Manual driver’s license
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • Motivated and hard-working, willing to be part of the Harvest Road team culture
  • Possess efficient fitness level
  • Pass a National Police Clearance and pre-employment medical assessment

Job Benefits:

  • Attractive remuneration package for the right candidate based on skill level

  • Training opportunities available to the right applicant

  • Accommodation, with couple accommodation available

  • All meals

  • Free Wi-Fi and Telstra mobile coverage available

  • 5 weeks annual leave


Please note:

  • Potential for available work for a partner completing a similar role or part-time domestic and/or cooking duties, couples are encouraged to apply.

  • Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

  • No dogs allowed.


To apply for this role, applicants should present with a cover letter, current resume and at least two contactable work related references.  Apply now below if you are keen to join one of Western Australia's largest agri-food businesses.


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