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:

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:

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:

  • The position involves approximately 300 hours flying a year.
  • Commercial license not a necessity.
  • Experience in a Cessna and mustering on the ground, stock experience or a mechanical trade which can be utilised when they are not flying is a necessity.
  • There are 10-15 other people employed on the station.

Job Benefits:

  • A generous remuneration for the right person.

  • MDH provide your accommodation, food and other utilities.

  • Single or Married Accommodation available.

  • Part time work available for a partner or wife.

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

Position Filled

REF | MDH | 20220428