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PEN RIDERS

DALBY, QLD

One of Australia's best known feedlot operators is currently looking for experienced Pen Riders to join their growing team on their feedlot on the Darling Downs, Queensland.

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $24.36 per hour

 

Start Date: ASAP

 
The Benefits:

  • Horse feed and shoeing provided

  • On site accommodation available


Job Description:

  • The role sees you responsible for the livestock health and welfare needs of the animals under your care.

  • Receiving, drafting, processing, riding pens and moving cattle on a daily basis, you will also be required to administer products for optimum animal health and undertake a range of livestock husbandry and site maintenance activities.

Your Skills & Experience

  • The ideal candidate must have previous experience in a similar role.

  • Provided with 2-3 horses, you will be skilled in working with horses and can pass a riding test.

  • Able to read conditions and identify potential animal health changes and hazards, you need to be an excellent communicator and be committed to a culture of safety for yourself, your team-mates and animals at all times.

  • You will strive to challenge yourself to both; better your skills and positively contribute to the improvement of the company.

To be considered for the position, it’s important you can address the following criteria:

  • Highly skilled horse rider-previous Pen Riding experience is highly regarded

  • Current driver’s licence

  • Experience in a similar role (with references)

  • 2-3 Hendra vaccinated horses and own tack

  • Must be able to provide Q Fever card

  • Good understanding of WHS and QA policies and procedures

  • Dedicated to a culture of safety at all times

Your Employer:

  • Originally established in 1843, before being relaunched in 1997, our client is one of Australia’s oldest and most experienced feed lot managers and producer of quality beef.

  • The operation includes cattle procurement, backgrounding, transportation, farming, lot feeding, beef processing and marketing across two main locations in SW Queensland and turns over in excess of 215,000 cattle annually.

  • In addition to their feedlot operations, they have created a range of complementary businesses that include, premium beef, fertiliser production and logistics. They employ over 180 staff and have a dedicated team culture that has been built on fostering strong relationships both within and outside of their business.

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