Bush Recruitment is recruiting a Station Manager for a well-established, privately owned cattle breeding station in the Augathella area. As the manager, you will ensure the effective implementation of various capital development projects, coordinate the increasing livestock program for breeders and backgrounding cattle and oversee the day to day running of the station. There will be progressive improvements done on this station with new fences to be erected, tank installation, pipelines to be buried and to equipe the property with gravity fed water pumped to tanks from a new bore. New cattle yards have just been built.
Applicants must be self-starters, possess excellent communication skills and lead by example. The property manager will maintain a cattle husbandry program to highest quality in line with the family company standards and co-ordinate all activities with staff and the owners. Some experience with Grader, Bobcat and Loader operation is required. A degree of mechanical aptitude would be advantageous; machinery, vehicles and motorbikes need to be serviced and maintained.
This opportunity is suited to a couple who are seeking the next step to grow their career and would like to be part of exciting expansion within a progressive family business. A recently renovated air-conditioned 3-bedroom homestead and a highly competitive salary package offered.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversee the day-to-day operations of the station
Implement capital development projects
Coordinate the livestock program for breeders and backgrounding cattle
Ensure the highest quality cattle husbandry program is maintained
Communicate effectively with staff and owners
Operate Grader, bobcat, and Loader as required
Maintain a professional and safe work environment
REQUIREMENTS: – Previous experience in a similar role preferred
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Self-starter with the ability to work independently
Willingness to learn and adapt to new systems and procedures
Ability to operate Grader, bobcat and Loader
Couple or individuals who are seeking career growth
Must have a valid driver’s license
Able to work in a remote location and withstand the physical demands of the job
BENEFITS: Competitive salary package
Recently renovated air-conditioned 3-bedroom homestead
Exciting expansion and development opportunities
Be part of a progressive and family-oriented business
Opportunity for career growth and advancement.
To apply for this position, email your resume to jobs@bushrecruitment.com.au