Pen Riders – Jondaryan, QLD

We are on the hunt for team members to join our Livestock Team as a pen rider at our 20,000 head feeding facility in Jondaryan, QLD.

This opportunity will see you working within a team of 13 to assist with the livestock operations of Kerwee Feedlot, including:
  • general cattle handling
  • drafting
  • cutting out
  • pen riding and moving cattle within the feedlot
  • cattle inductions
  • diagnosing animal health with a strong emphasis on animal welfare
  • administration of the animal health treatments
  • maintaining accurate daily records, including data entry.

    About us:

    With a commitment to quality spanning over 65 years, Stockyard produces high-quality grain-fed Wagyu and Angus beef and has embraced innovation to deliver Australia’s most awarded beef to international markets.

    Family owned and operated since its inception, Stockyard breeds and feeds high quality cattle from its properties located in Northern New South Wales and at Kerwee Feedlot at Jondaryan, Queensland.

    Our ideal candidate:

    You will need to have access to your own horse. We will offer access to stables, paddocks, farrier services, horse feed and vaccinations.

    You’ll need good communication skills as you’ll be developing relationships within your team and across the organisation. You should have effective time management skills as you’ll working within a dynamic environment.

    You should be a self-starter, able to recognise when a job needs doing and get it done.
    Experience within a similar work environment would be highly regarded as well as, knowledge of and ability to work within workplace health and safety and environmental systems.

    What’s in it for you:

    Our focus is to create an environment in which our team can succeed so we’re committed to investing in our people and providing them with a safe, happy work environment. In this role you will have access to benefits such as:
  • Competitive salary package based on experience
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program offering professional counselling service that can work with you on issues that are affecting you personally or professionally.
  • On-demand Wages to access your pay ahead of our scheduled fortnightly payday
  • Employee discounts on Australia’s most awarded branded beef
  • Investment in professional development.

    Huge role diversity in terms of scope, execution and future stretch opportunities including avenues to explore other areas of the business.

    A supportive environment where great work and effort is recognised and rewarded.

    Please send your applications (including cover letter and resume) and the role you are applying for via the below form.
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