Mort & Co is a revolutionary agricultural company that supports many state-of-the-art facilities across its network that contribute to the vertical supply food chain for which we have grown from the ground up over 25 years in the agricultural industry. Mort & Co prides itself on an inclusive companywide culture, the highest stringent standards in animal welfare and being a true industry leader in agriculture. Grow with us, be part of our story.

Job Type:



Competitive salary based on experience of the successful applicant.


Immediate Start


Until Position Filled

Job Description:

We are currently hiring at Grassdale, which employs 110 team members and is licensed for 70,000 SCUs, making it the largest feedlot in Australia.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all operations are performed safely and in accordance with Mort & Co Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) requirements, policy, procedure, compliance and regulatory requirements.

  • Ensure that the health and welfare of livestock is given priority and ensure livestock are handled in accordance with low stress livestock handling principles.

  • Identify staff training needs and implement suitable training.

  • Maintain adequate and efficient skilled labour resources and ensure current workforce are sufficiently skilled to perform the required tasks.

  • Formulate and implement efficient and effective staff work rosters.

  • Ensure that appropriate actions are taken in response to poor work performance and non-compliance to company policy and procedures.

  • Ensure that staff are managed in accordance with and comply with the conditions of the current enterprise agreement in place.

  • Communicate all relevant information regularly with other internal management and staff to facilitate effective and efficient operation of the feedlot.

  • Maintain records as required by administration and as detailed by company policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Advanced livestock logistics, welfare and handling skills.

  • High computer, numerical & literacy skills is required.

  • Advanced communication skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Advanced organisational skills.

  • Accurate record keeping skills & attention to detail.

  • Strong work ethic & confidentiality.

  • Self-motivated & the ability to work autonomously.

Job Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience of the successful applicant.

  • Work in a dynamic environment with a high performing team and learn from experienced operational team on site.

  • An opportunity to be part of a workplace culture that fosters continuous improvement and innovation.

  • Company-owned accommodation in Dalby at competitive rental rates (subject to availability).


For more information on this position, please email The People, Culture & Training Team at or call 07 4639 6049.

REF | MORT & CO | 20220605