LIVESTOCK CONTRACTOR

COBUNGRA STATION | VIC ALPINE REGION

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Stone Axe Pastoral supplies to the global ultra-premium Wagyu market through their vertically integrated Wagyu production enterprise, under two iconic brands Margaret River Wagyu Beef and Stone Axe Wagyu.

Cobungra Station run around 3500 cows, 1,400 of these are Full Blood Wagyu breeders.  The station is one of the largest cattle properties in Victoria (by area), and is located in the pristine Alpine region at the foot of Mt Hotham.

Job Description: We are looking to engage an experienced contractor/s to assist our permanent work force to complete the annual artificial breeding programs which include an ET program transferring up to 1,500 Full Blood Wagyu embryos and a large AI program from October to January/February.

Successful applicant will be required to undertake the following tasks:

  • general cattle work including calf marking, weaning and general animal husbandry as directed.

  • Cobungra primarily do all mustering with horses, with this in mind you would need your own horse plant and associated gear.

Benefits:

  • In return we can offer a furnished dwelling or somewhere to park your own self-contained accommodation, great facilities, good working environment, easy working cattle used to being handled with both horses and well controlled dogs.

  • If interested there may be the opportunity for full time employment with the company role for the right people/person.

Please note only applicants who meet the brief will be considered and contacted if short-listed. 

REF | STONEAXE |20220317