With a commitment to quality spanning over 65 years, Stockyard produces high-quality grain-fed Wagyu and Angus beef and has embraced innovation to deliver Australia’s most awarded beef to international markets.
Family owned and operated since its inception, Stockyard breeds and feeds high quality cattle from its properties located in Northern New South Wales and at Kerwee Feedlot at Jondaryan, Queensland.
A competitive rate of pay ++
Until Position Filled
We are on the hunt for team members to join our Livestock Team as a pen rider at our 20,000 head feeding facility in Jondaryan, QLD.
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
This opportunity will see you working within a team of 13 to assist with the livestock operations of Kerwee Feedlot, including:
general cattle handling
pen riding and moving cattle within the feedlot
diagnosing animal health with a strong emphasis on animal welfare
administration of the animal health treatments
maintaining accurate daily records, including data entry.
You will need to have access to your own horse.
We will offer access to stables, paddocks, farrier services, horse feed and vaccinations.
You’ll need good communication skills as you’ll be developing relationships within your team and across the organisation.
You should have effective time management skills as you’ll working within a dynamic environment.
You should be a self-starter, able to recognise when a job needs doing and get it done.
Experience within a similar work environment would be highly regarded as well as, knowledge of and ability to work within workplace health and safety and environmental systems.
Our focus is to create an environment in which our team can succeed so we’re committed to investing in our people and providing them with a safe, happy work environment. In this role you will have access to benefits such as:
Competitive salary package based on experience
Access to an Employee Assistance Program offering professional counselling service that can work with you on issues that are affecting you personally or professionally.
On-demand Wages to access your pay ahead of our scheduled fortnightly payday
Employee discounts on Australia’s most awarded branded beef
Investment in professional development.
Huge role diversity in terms of scope, execution and future stretch opportunities including avenues to explore other areas of the business.
A supportive environment where great work and effort is recognised and rewarded.
This would be a key role for someone looking to learn about agriculture or interested in feed lotting. If you feel like you have the skills or would like to learn, we would love to hear from you!
Please email your resume (with at least 2 contactable work-related references) and cover letter to email@example.com or via the APPLY NOW button below. We will be interviewing candidates as they apply, so please get your application in as soon as possible for consideration.
Please note that this is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.