MDH Pty Ltd

MDH Pty Ltd is one of Australia's largest beef cattle operations, unique in the fact that the company is both family owned and operated. The McDonald family represents 6 generations of beef producers and 190 years of experience in Australian agriculture.

MDH has developed into a fully integrated beef business with a genuine fork to farm approach. This provides customers and consumers with the unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with the family throughout the supply chain.

With a wide geographical spread of country in Australia's vast Queensland outback, MDH Pty Ltd runs 175,000 head of cattle across 14 properties, encompassing an irrigated farm and the company owned "Wallumba" feedlot on the Western Darling Downs

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Job Description:

With 55 kms of the Gulf of Carpentaria as a boundary and miles of fabulous wetlands, Rutland Plains boasts spectacular wildlife and scenery. It is situated 400 kms north of Normanton and 600 kms west of Cairns on the Cape York Peninsular; the station employs 10-15 people.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The loader operator would be de-silting dams and be required to ensure everything is checked and maintained on the machine on a daily basis as well as any other tasks that need doing.
  • Bore-running and Grader operating skills would be an advantage and utilised when there wasn’t a lot of Loader work.

Job Requirements:

There would be part-time work for a partner assisting the with gardening, house-keeping and nannying.

Job Benefits:

  • A good wage plus Air-conditioned accommodation, electricity and food are provided by MDH.

  • Reasonable Hours.Telstra mobile signal is available in various spots within the homestead complex.

  • The opportunity to explore the area and enjoy the local community.

For more information or to apply please e-mail Heidi Smith jobs@mdh.net.au or apply below with your resume and at least 2 contactable employer references.

REF | MDH | 20220428