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  • Livestock Hand

    posted 28 April 2017

    Ladysmith Feedlot - Wagga Wagga, NSW

    Ladysmith Feedlot is a 6,500 head capacity feedlot, situated near Wagga Wagga in the NSW Riverina. The feedlot also operates a backgrounding operation along with an AQIS approved quarantine facility. We currently have a permanent full time position available for a Livestock Hand in our Livestock Team.

    Key responsibilities include:
    • All aspects of cattle handling from induction of new cattle to dispatch of finished cattle.
    • All aspects of animal health and welfare management from pen riding and treatments through to post-mortems.
    • Data recording and input for all activities.
    • Inventory control and stocktaking of all livestock products.
    • Cleaning & maintenance of facilities.
    • Any other duties that may be required by the business.

    Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
    • Demonstrated experience in livestock management.
    • Excellent communication skills and an ability to work in a team environment.
    • Good judgement and initiative and the ability to problem solve.
    • Sound computer skills.
    • Be supportive of OH&S and QA principles.

    The successful applicant will be required to provide suitably trained stockhorses and appropriate saddlery, for which an allowance will be paid. Up to 2 working horses can be fully maintained on site.

    Applicants should provide a Letter of Application addressing the above criteria & Resume including 3 phone referees & forward to: briana.daly@ladysmith.com.au. For further enquiries please phone (02) 6922 1555.

    Applications close Friday 5th May 2017.

    ladysmith
  • Livestock Hand

    posted 18 April 2017

    Gundamain Feedlot - Eugowra, NSW

    Gundamain Feedlot is a 6,000 head feedlot, situated near Eugowra in Central NSW. Located on over 10,000 acres, the feedlot also operates a cattle backgrounding, sheep and cropping operation. Gundamain currently has the following permanent full time position available:

    Stockperson: Duties include,
    • All aspects of cattle handling from induction of new cattle to dispatch of finished cattle.
    • All aspects of animal health management from pen riding and treatments through to post-mortems.
    • Data recording and input for all activities.
    • Inventory control and stocktaking of all livestock products.
    • Cleaning & maintenance of facilities.
    • The successful applicant will be required to provide suitably trained stockhorses and appropriate saddlery, for which an allowance will be paid. Up to 2 working horses can be fully maintained on site.
    Applicants must have the ability to work as a team, have a sound understanding of and commitment to WH&S and excellent planning and communication skills. Experience with livestock, machinery and general plant maintenance would be an advantage.
    Accommodation available.

    Applicants should email a letter of application & resume, including 3 phone referees to: tess_herbert@gundamain.com.au For further enquiries please phone (02) 68592784.

    Gundamain
  • Livestock Hand

    posted 10 April 2017

    Coonamble Feedlot - Coonamble, NSW

    Coonamble Feedlot, a modern 10,000 head feedlot located near Coonamble NSW currently has a position for a livestock hand within our team.

    Duties include (but are not limited to):
    • Diagnosis of animal health symptoms
    • Livestock handling
    • Administration of animal health treatments
    • Cleaning and maintenance of facilities
    • Induction and exit of cattle
    • Any other duties required in the operation of the feedlot

    Successful applicants will possess the following skills and attributes:
    • Excellent communication and the ability to work within a team environment
    • Demonstrate a high level of horse and stockmanship
    • Sound computer skills
    Applicants will be required to supply two suitable horses and tack, which will be maintained on site.

    Applicants should be forwarded to:
    Assistant Manager
    Jeff_schuller@coonamblefeedlot.com.au
    Phone: (02) 68 223 888

    Coonamble