Cadelga Cattle Co.

ABOUT US

Cadelga Cattle Co is a 5000 head Beef Feedlot, located in the heart of the Darling Downs in South East Queensland. Our state-of-the-art facility is designed to provide the highest quality care and nutrition for our cattle, ensuring they are healthy, well-fed, and comfortable throughout their stay with us.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Pen Rider, you will play a vital role in ensuring the well-being and proper management of our livestock within the feedlot. You will work closely with our experienced team to oversee the day-to-day operations, including feeding, health monitoring, and general care of the animals.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with the daily feeding and watering of livestock according to established schedules and protocols.
  • Monitor the health and behaviour of animals, promptly reporting any signs of illness, injury, or distress to the management.
  • Administer vaccinations, medications, and treatments as directed by the veterinarian or management.
  • Maintain accurate records of animal health, and other relevant data.
  • Assist with the movement of livestock within the feedlot, including drafting, weighing, and loading/unloading.
  • Follow all safety protocols and adhere to animal welfare guidelines at all times.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficiency in animal health and welfare management
  • Demonstrated experience in horsemanship; equipped with horses and appropriate tack for feedlot tasks (Equine Facilities supplied onsite)
  • Effective communication and organisational abilities
  • Attention to detail in record-keeping
  • Strong aptitude for teamwork
  • Valid driver’s license

 

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.