A world-class agribusiness, Hancock Agriculture, incorporating S. Kidman & Co Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services, has an exceptional opportunity available for a Bore Runner with Mechanical experience that can operate a Grader & Loader join our cattle station operations at Naryilco, QLD.

Hancock Agriculture provides you a career in an exceptional organisation that is entering an exciting period of change, continued innovation and growth. Be a part of our journey in an organisation you can be proud of and where we value the safety and welfare of our people, animals and environment.

Job Type:

Casual Position


On Application


Hiring Now


Until Position Filled

Job Description:

Naryilco Station is situated in the Channel Country of south west Queensland. Covering 7,510km2, the station has an average carrying capacity of 12,000 head of primarily Santa Gertrudis cattle. We grain feed many of our Santa Gertrudis, the product is excellent, one we can be proud of. The station has a friendly, supportive and dedicated team of approximately ten staff who conduct a wide variety of tasks that ensures the smooth running of the station.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Station Manager, your key duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Carrying out Bore runs to check Station watering points and maintain water facilities and pipelines

  • Servicing, maintaining and repairing solar pumps, mono pumps with Kubota motors and submersible pumps with small generators

  • Trough & fencing repairs

  • General vehicle and workshop maintenance

  • Training will also be provided.

Job Requirements:

  • Hold a current MR Drivers Licence – Loader/ Grader driver experience- preferred ( or willing to obtain ticket)

  • Sound mechanical knowledge of motors and pumps

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Literacy and numeracy skills sufficient to comprehend operational and safety instructions and related rules, policies and procedures

  • Ability to record information and communicate effectively in the workplace

  • A genuine passion for Agriculture.

Job Benefits:

  • Air-conditioned, single room accommodation

  • Quality home-cooked meals

  • Certainty of remuneration commensurate with experience

  • Training, career development and advancement opportunities in our widespread organisation

  • Friendly, supportive team and community environment.


This role offers a great opportunity to join an exciting, industry leading Agribusiness, with scope for advancement after training and experience.


How to apply

  • apply online via S.Kidman website; or

  • APPLY BELOW or email quoting RFTTE-NAR-BRM-2023. Please include your current resume with referees and a cover letter.


Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for positions with Hancock Agriculture or S. Kidman & Co

SKW-NAR-SH | 20220914 | updated 20221122