We are seeking a versatile and hardworking individual to join our team as a Feedlot Hand at our 5,000 head cattle feedlot, based outside of Mundubbera, Queensland. This is a hands-on role that requires a mix of physical labour and machinery operation.

  • Accommodation and electricity included.
  • Remuneration based on skillset and experience.
  • Not suitable for Working Holiday Visa’s.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mixing feed and conducting inductions for new cattle.
  • Operating a range of machinery including mixers, loaders, bobcats, and slashers.
  • Cleaning out pens, troughs, and maintaining a clean environment.
  • Being proactive in all weather conditions, with tasks including shoveling and maintenance.
  • Assisting with record-keeping and monitoring cattle health.

Requirements:

  • Valid driver’s licence.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to various tasks.
  • Strong work ethic and physical stamina.
  • Experience in machinery operation is preferred but not essential.
  • Must be Q-Fever vaccinated or willing to obtain vaccination.
  • Ability to work independently and keep an eye on the feedlot when owners are away.

Benefits:

  • Accommodation provided in a 2-bedroom dongah with a garden, and electricity included.
  • Located close to the local town with pets allowed (depends on numbers).
  • Fortnightly pay with a general work schedule of 1 weekend per month.
  • Comprehensive training provided on-site.

If you are a reliable individual with common sense and a passion for agriculture, we would love to hear from you.

For more information, contact Jessica Frelek on 0424 964 187.

The AgWay Recruitment.