Our business is a diverse family-owned feedlot, backgrounding, breeding and farming operation located one hour drive north of Emerald in Central Queensland. We have a strong customer focus and pride ourselves on offering professional feeding services. We supply beef onto Australian supermarket shelves and major export markets. Our organisation has grown rapidly over the last 5 years and is now in a new expansion phase.

Job Type:



Above award wages paid – rate to be determined upon experience


Immediate Start


Until Position Filled

Job Description:

Paringa Gold have available the position of General Feedlot Hand.

  • Mustering is done on bikes (4 wheelers)
  • Full time 7am -5pm, Monday – Friday with one weekend per month.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Daily cattle movements, drafting, induction, treatments and trucking with an emphasis on animal welfare;
  • Mustering (on Quad bikes) and drafting of backgrounding cattle for entry into feedlot.
  • Feeding out and general mill maintenance.
  • General yard and paddock maintenance.
  • Farming and Commodity handling.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to learn on the job and be a part of an energetic and innovative team.
  • Industry experience would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Enthusiastic, conscientious, and reliable.

Job Benefits:

  • A remuneration package will be negotiated relative to ability.

  • Single and couple accommodation is available.

Applicants MUST present resume and 2 or more references and submit via the APPLY NOW button below or email Kylie at Please note only candidates who meet the brief will be considered and contacted if short-listed.

Ref 20220629 | RP 22020809