‘Arubial’ is situated on the Western Darling Downs QLD, operating a 25,000hd feedlot, stud and cropping aggregation, trading as Lillyvale Feedlot and Arubial Pty Ltd.

Our wagyu stud consisting of 2000 breeders is currently seeking an experienced Leading Hand.


Start: Immediate


Job Type: Full Time

Job Description: Working with the Stud Manager, you will be required to undertake all aspects of animal husbandry including but not limited to:

  • Marking

  • Mustering (using quadbike or 2-wheel motorbike)

  • Animal welfare & drug administration

  • Mothering up

  • DNA collection

  • Assisting with AI & ET programs

Successful applicant is required to possess the following skills:

  • Proven stock handling experience is a must

  • Confident & competent in all aspect of animal husbandry

  • Exceptional attention to detail & organisation skills,

  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills and systems,

  • Ability to show initiative,

  • Ability to work autonomously and as a part of a broader team,

  • Ability to understand and follow WHS policies and procedures,

  • Previous experience with livestock recording systems would be an advantage.



  • Attractive hourly rate will be offered based on skill level.

  • Single & family accommodation is available.

Please forward applications with 3 references to Sonia Morgan via the APPLY NOW button, all enquirie please call PH: (07) 4628 1190

Arubial Ref | 20210908 | FILLED 20210917