EXPERIENCED STATION HAND
We operate a self-replacing merino operation, currently running around 11,000 sheep, along with a weaner operation from around 80 cows. We are located approx. 40 km from Crookwell, NSW
Negotiable upon experience
Until Position Filled
This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career, ideally having at least 3 years’ experience as a Station/ Farm Hand on a commercial sheep property.
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
Be involved in extensive hands-on sheep and cattle work
Be involved in weed control, fencing, general maintenance of machinery and property
Be a team player with confidence to work alone and have a conscientious attitude
Have a willingness to learn and implement new innovative farming practices
- Sound working knowledge with Microsoft Word, Excel and a livestock management program such as Agriwebb is highly desirable.
- Have experience mustering in steep country using bikes.
- Have excellent communication skills, very motivated and maintain a positive mindset
- Be highly organised to get through your jobs
NOTE: You must have your own well trained working dogs.
Accommodation for the right applicant is available, and excellent salary package is offered to match your ability and experience.
You will be given the opportunity to attend industry seminars and training days relevant to your role and career progression.
(Note: Pig dogs are not permitted on this property.)
Please send your cover letter and resume along with at least 2 contactable work references to firstname.lastname@example.org | Applications that do not include a resume or references will not be considered.
Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for positions with Markdale.