STATION HAND

KOOJAN DOWNS | MOORA, WA

Harvest Road Minderoo Station

Harvest Road Group is an agri-food business with a growing portfolio of fine food brands for domestic and international markets, exporting to over 40 countries. We are a family-owned business committed to improving animal welfare and strives towards industry leadership throughout a vertically integrated beef business and our aquaculture operations. Our vision is to expand to become a diversified, global food business, expanding operations across multiple categories.


About the Role:
We are currently seeking a driven and energetic Station Hand to join our team at Koojan Downs. The current position involves station maintenance, fencing, machinery operation, cattle work and with the intent for this role to transfer to into the feeding facility when it comes online later in the year. 


The roles primary tasks for the short term will be installation of fencing and waters on the property plus general station duties. Duties will evolve as the operation expands.


Key Responsibilities of the role are (but not limited to):

  • Construction of new steel fencing

  • Operations of machinery, specifically skid steer & attachments essential

  • General fabrication including welding

  • Assisting junior staff and leading by example

About You:
This role would suit someone who is hands on, has attention to detail and takes pride in their work. This role will also suit someone who is ambitious and move into a lead role as our operations grow.
This is a great opportunity to join one of WA’s largest agricultural businesses and build your career within the industry.


Essential Criteria:

  • Strong focus on safety and animal welfare

  • Ability to measure accurately, construct straight fences, swing gates

  • Experience in station maintenance and operating machinery

  • Manual driver’s license

  • Motivated, hard-working, willing to be part of the team culture

  • Pass a National Police Clearance and pre-employment medical assessment

  • Possess sufficient fitness level to carry out required tasks
     

Desired criteria:

  • Experience with handling livestock

  • Supervisory experience 

What’s in it for you? 
The business endeavours to provide a safe, encouraging and family-oriented work environment to all staff, to ensure you have the necessary support to achieve your best results. We are constantly evolving, with long-term career opportunities available for successful candidates with the right attitude. 

To apply for this role applicants should present with a cover letter, current resume and at least two contactable work related references. Applicants without required experience will not be considered.

 

Harvest Road embraces Equal Opportunity and promotes diversity. We actively encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders, people of all backgrounds, ages, sexual orientation, and those with Disability to apply. 

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