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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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Generous Package


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Job Description:

  • We are seeking a Fixed Wing Pilot/ Station Hand for Chatsworth Station.

  • Chatsworth is located 140kms south of Cloncurry and 180kms south east of Mount Isa and employs a head stockman, stockmen and women, cooks, machinery operators and boremen.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The position involves approximately 300 hours flying a year in a Cessna 182.

  • It is also necessary to enlist the help of contract mustering teams at times. 

  • As with several of the stations, a light aircraft is used for checking cattle and improvements, allowing for a more efficient operation.

Job Requirements:

  • Private or Commercial licence.

  • Stock experience not essential but preferred

  • Stock experience or a mechanical trade which can be utilised when you are not flying is a necessity.

  • Motivated, cheerful, shows initiative and work in a team.

Job Benefits:

  • A generous remuneration for the right person.

  • MDH provide single a/c accommodation, food and other utilities.

For more information e-mail or apply below with your resume and at least 2 contactable employer references.

REF | MDH | 20220428 | RP 20230525

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