I am recruiting an experienced livestock staff member to work in the role as a station hand. The successful applicant will have a diverse range of responsibilities around livestock husbandry in both the commercial and seedstock enterprises, with opportunities for job progression/ increased wages within the company.

Primary roles will involve:

  • Day to day farm activities
  • Livestock handling and husbandry
  • Fencing
  • Using software to track livestock activities
  • Water monitoring and maintenance
  • Mustering

Potential areas for learning will be:

  • Genetics
  • Marketing
  • Financial literacy
  • Pasture budgeting
  • Grazing and pasture management

Position comes with the following incentives:

  • Three bedroom cottage rent free
  • Phone and power allowance
  • Above award, very competitive cash component of wage
  • Property is ideally situated being 10 minutes to Walcha, 30 minutes to Armidale, 60 minutes to Tamworth and 2.5hrs to Port Macquarie.
  • Walcha is well serviced with 2 supermarkets, 2 schools and most services.
  • There is a school bus stop at the farm gate for both Walcha and Armidale
  • We will support further education during employment. i.e. Tafe or short courses
  • In the past we have paid for/ helped facilitate various certificates for employees. i.e. Chemical Certificate, TAFE Ag. Certs.

To apply for this position, email your Resume to jobs@bushrecruitment.com.au