PLB operates 4 contract mustering camps across the Northern Territory and Western Australia with a staff base of approx. 38 employees.

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Job Description:

PLB Contract Mustering is looking to fill a limited number of positions for the 2023 season.

  • The season typically starts in March and ends in late November/December. 

  • Based out of Broome, work will be carried out in the east and west Kimberley, along with the Pilbara. 

  • Successful candidates will spend the season living in mobile camps with camp conditions being clean and modern.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Mustering to be done on two and four-wheel motorbikes, bull catchers and some limited horse work.

  • Both branded (educated) and clean skin (feral) cattle will be mustered and processed.

Job Requirements:

  • Positions open to people with previous experience in the industry. 

  • PLB owns and operates a large fleet of plant and equipment with cattle trucks, mobile camps, portable yards, and catching equipment. 

  • Outside experience with mechanics, welding or MC truck driving advantageous. 

  • You will be able to work in a team environment and be apart of a happy work culture.

  • Must have experience with cattle and mustering with motorbike and horse riding skills advantageous.

  • Maintain the highest levels of animal welfare.

  • Be highly respectful towards equipment and their colleagues.

  • Engaged and eager to learn and develop their own skills, as well as pass skills on to those around them.

  • Willing to live and work in very remote areas, be ready for the heat and hard work.

  • Be well presented with a sense of professionalism.

Job Benefits:

  • A close knit, supportive team

  • Regular employee engagement activities outside of work including local camp drafts and rodeos attended and competed in during time off.

  • Good, clean camp conditions with staff members either bringing their own transportable accommodation or sleeping in their swag.

  • Above award wages paid based on age and experience.

  • Positions open to both male and female applicants with options for both TFN and ABN employment.

  • Dogs welcome providing they are unseen and unheard.


Only applications via email with a clear concise resume and 2 current references names and contact numbers will be considered - references will be checked. If these are not supplied your application will not be considered. Apply now below or all enquiries to Pat at

PLB | REF 20221125