Smithfield Cattle Company is a state of the art lot feeding operation, growing and marketing cattle throughout Australia and around the world. They have two major feedlots, both in Queensland:

Smithfield feedlot is idyllically located in the South Burnett Region, an elevated and cool region of Queensland with good quality pastures and fresh, clean water collected from the Boondooma Dam, near the small township of Proston.

Whilst the Sapphire property is located 32km east of the Goondiwindi township. It has an ideal location with regards to feeder cattle, commodities and market access. 

At Smithfield, Staff are duly considered the most valuable part of the enterprise.


  • Smithfield employees are openly encouraged to make suggestions and implement their ideas to improve the operations of the feedlot.

  • Understanding key performance drivers through their hands- on experience means Smithfield staff have regularly enabled employee suggestions to evolve into significant improvements in feedlot operations.

  • Smithfield places particular importance on staff development, both personally and professionally.

  • Employees are encouraged to gain skills in multiple fields through extensive on-the-job training. Up-skilling is also enabled by regular visits from Smithfield’s consulting feedlot nutritionists and veterinarians. Employees looking to further their skills are encouraged to do so through participation in courses, seminars and conferences.


A career at Smithfield is more than a job… it’s a way of life.

In return, we provide our Team Members with:


  • Certainty of remuneration commensurate with experience

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

  • Friendly, supportive team & community environments

We are currently seeking:




SMITHFIELD | 20200627

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