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Experienced Livestock Handler

Advertiser: Harvey Beef3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (15 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
25 Jan 2021
Location
Bunbury & South West
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Farm Labour

Experienced Livestock Handler

About Harvey Beef:

Harvey Beef is Western Australia's largest beef exporter and has a modern meat processing facility in the South West town of Harvey.  Harvey Beef has embarked on an exciting period of improvement and change within the business.

The Position:

As part of the Livestock team you will report directly to the Livestock Supervisor and assist with management of the cattle yards in the Harvey Beef processing plant. Harvey Beef promotes and practices a high level of Animal Welfare, the successful candidate will have exceptional knowledge and experience with top tier animal welfare knowledge!

Key Tasks and Responsibilities of this Role include:

  • Movement of cattle.
  • Cleaning of pens, troughs and animals.
  • Stock control/reconciliation.
  • Liaising with delivery drivers.
  • Able to rotate on day shift and afternoon shift.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required Include:

  • Team player able to relate with all levels of staff.
  • Able to follow directions.
  • Previous experience working with livestock is a must.
  • An understanding of safe work procedures.
  • Knowledgeable in Animal Welfare.
  • Computer literate.

Apply Now:

To join the Harvey Beef team, please click the Apply Now button and include your resume and cover letter. 

Harvey Beef is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages all applications!

 

About Harvey Beef:

Harvey Beef is Western Australia's largest beef exporter and has a modern meat processing facility in the South West town of Harvey.  Harvey Beef has embarked on an exciting period of improvement and change within the business.

The Position:

As part of the Livestock team you will report directly to the Livestock Supervisor and assist with management of the cattle yards in the Harvey Beef processing plant. Harvey Beef promotes and practices a high level of Animal Welfare, the successful candidate will have exceptional knowledge and experience with top tier animal welfare knowledge!

Key Tasks and Responsibilities of this Role include:

  • Movement of cattle.
  • Cleaning of pens, troughs and animals.
  • Stock control/reconciliation.
  • Liaising with delivery drivers.
  • Able to rotate on day shift and afternoon shift.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required Include:

  • Team player able to relate with all levels of staff.
  • Able to follow directions.
  • Previous experience working with livestock is a must.
  • An understanding of safe work procedures.
  • Knowledgeable in Animal Welfare.
  • Computer literate.

Apply Now:

To join the Harvey Beef team, please click the Apply Now button and include your resume and cover letter. 

Harvey Beef is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages all applications!

 

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?
  • Do you own or have regular access to a car?
  • Are you available to work outside your usual hours when required? (e.g. weekends, evenings, public holidays)
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?

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