RUBY DOWNS | DOUGLAS-DALY
Northern Livestock & Agriculture is a family owned and operated business located in the NT. We are looking for a station couple to join our team. We are located 2 hours south of Darwin, NT in the Douglas Daly district.
Based on Experience
Until Position Filled
You will be responsible for day-to-day operations at Ruby Downs working in a team and also individually, including, machinery operation and maintenance, animal husbandry, yard work and any other task required to operate a cattle property.
PLEASE NOTE: Not a Caretaker position, Feedlot / Cropping duties with some cattle work.
Full-time position available and partner’s workload negotiable.
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
Varied role between hay & cotton production, machinery operation and some cattle work.
Checking waters as required
Clean troughs as required
Putting out supplementation
Maintaining fences to a high standard – including spraying regrowth
Muster cattle on quad bikes
Keep workshop clean and workable at all times.
Keep lawns mowed and house complex neat and tidy at all times
Previous work experience on a cattle or cropping property
Previous experience operating tractors and farm machinery
To have a high attention to detail
To be mechanically minded
Both applicants to have driver’s licenses
To be of sober habits and know that drugs are not tolerated.
To have clear communication skills, follow instructions and work autonomously and within a small team environment
To have an honest and reliable work ethic with a vision to stay long-term within our team
Salary dependent on experience
Position would suit couple or young family.
3 bedroom home with established gardens, phone and internet provided, close to the local primary school with excellent facilities and staff
Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications
Please apply now with cover letter and resume with at least two work references. Only applicants who fit the above brief will be considered. For all enquiries please contact email@example.com
NB. This is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.
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