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Farmhand / Stationhand

Advertiser: Banyandah Pastoral CompanyMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
20 Nov 2019
Location
South West Coast VIC
Salary
$40,000 - $59,999
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Farm Labour

About the business

Banyandah Pastoral is a family owned and operated progressive merino sheep operation.  Our main breeding hub is situated in Moulamein in the Southern Riverina region of NSW. Complimenting this operation are two other hubs being a terminal lamb operation in Wagga Wagga and a wether wool growing operation at Mt Fyans in the western districts of Victoria.  We currently run approximately 100,000 head of sheep across the properties and some cattle at Mt Fyans.

 

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join our team at Mt Fyans.

Reporting directly to the Farm Manager, your duties will include:

  • Large mob mustering;
  • Assist with Animal Husbandry - Sheep & Cattle -  incl drenching, vaccination, backlining, jetting, etc;
  • Feeding livestock;
  • Maintenance of stock water and fencing;
  • General farm and machinery maintenance.

 

Skills and experience

You will need:

  • at least 2 years livestock farming experience;
  • a team of dogs for mustering;
  • a current Driver's Licence is essential;
  • to have experience with tractor and feeding equipment. 

Accommodation will be provided on farm.

 

For more information about the position please contact Peter on 0447 677 021.

 

To apply

Please submit your CV online or mail to:

HR Manager, PO Box 1053, Swan Hill VIC 3585

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Are you available to work outside your usual hours when required? (e.g. weekends, evenings, public holidays)

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