Farmhand / Stationhand
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- Job Listing Date
- 20 Nov 2019
- South West Coast VIC
- $40,000 - $59,999
- Work Type
- Full Time
- 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.
Please submit your CV online or mail to:
HR Manager, PO Box 1053, Swan Hill VIC 3585
- 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)