Moruya Feedlot

Busy 6000 head Feedlot. Located 60km from Goondiwindi and 45km from Moonie Queensland. We are looking for an experienced Ren Rider and Feeder to join our team. Pen Rider position will see you attending to the health and well-being of cattle throughout the Feedlot as well as all associated duties that go hand in hand with treatment, induction and dispatch. Feeder position will see you feeding on a daily basis as well as a variety of other duties associated with pen and general maintenance throughout the Feedlot. Working a 10 on 4 off roster. These positions are not suitable for visa holders.

Qualifications & experience

  • Pen Rider must be a competent horse rider with some basic cattle handling skills as a minimum Access to suitable horses and own tack. Enthusiasm and willingness to learn. Current Drivers License
  • Feeder position should have some basic machinery skills although if you can demonstrate some eagerness to learn and listen to instructions would be an advantage. Responsible for daily machinery checks and maintenance. Current drivers license

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Pen Rider will be responsible for animal health, treatment of animals, induction process, drafting and water monitoring
  • Feeder will be responsible for, bunk calling (more than happy to train you), feeding cattle using tractor and mixer, loader, skid steer operation. As well as monitoring of animals, pen and mill maintenance.

Benefits

  • Single airconditioned accommodation with communal kitchen available. Starlink connected.

 

 

 

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