STATION HAND

MINILYA STATION

WA

HARVEST ROAD

Harvest Road Group’s vision is to deliver Australia’s best sustainable produce to the world. We are an expanding agri-food business with a growing portfolio of fine food and beverage brands for domestic and international markets, exporting to over 40 countries. We are a family-owned business committed to improving animal welfare and strives towards industry leadership throughout a vertically integrated beef business and our aquaculture operations

Minilya Station on the North-West Coastal Highway spans 273,000 hectares bordering the Minilya and Lyndon Rivers and Barrabiddy Creek. Their natural flood zones support a huge variety of pasture and saltbush species and we’ve established buffel grass in our sand hill country.

Job Type:

Full-Time

Remuneration:

Above Pastoral Award rates

Start:

Immediate Start

Expires:

Until Position Filled

Job Description:

  • Harvest Road has an exciting permanent opportunity for an energetic Station Hand to join our tight-knit team based at Minilya Station in the Gascoyne region of WA.  

  • This is a residential position.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • You will provide day to day support to the Station Management team in all aspects of animal husbandry and maintenance of station infrastructure and machinery.

  • You will be willing to learn and build a career, with a strong work ethic and passion to contribute towards and learn about the Northern Beef industry.   

  • You will become an integral part of a progressive business, with a strong commitment to Australian Agriculture and always demonstrate commitment to safe working practises and animal welfare.


** 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.**

Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience with handling livestock.

  • Proficiency to handle a horse and/or motorbike.

  • A good fitness level.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in recording data.

  • Previous experience in a similar role.

  • Initiative and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team.

  • Motivation and be hard-working, willing to be part of the Harvest Road team culture.

  • Manual driver’s license.


The successful applicant will be required to pass a criminal history check and a pre-employment medical.

Job Benefits:

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

  • Training opportunities available including Certificate III in Rural Operations and Certificate IV in Agriculture.

  • Comfortable shared accommodation, with couple accommodation available.

  • All meals provided.

  • Free WIFI and Telstra mobile coverage available.

  • 5 weeks annual leave.


Please follow the ‘Apply’ button to submit your application to join one of Western Australia’s largest agri-food businesses.   Applicants should present with a cover letter and current resume.


Check out https://www.harvestroad.com to learn more about our values and other career opportunities.


*Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia*

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to having a workforce that reflects the community in which we live and work. We encourage Indigenous Australians, people with a disability and people of all ages, culturally diverse backgrounds, gender identity and sexual orientation to apply.
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