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  • Feedlot Livestock Hand

    posted 18-Apr-2018

    Ogilvie Group Pty Ltd – Airlie Feedlot

    Airlie Feedlot is a Family Owned and Operated 2500 capacity Beef Cattle Feedlot, located north-east of Apsley, Western Victoria. The company also operates numerous backgrounding properties within Western Victoria and over the border in the South East of South Australia.

    Currently Airlie Feedlot is seeking a permanent position for a Feedlot Livestock Hand. Previous cattle knowledge is required and experience with the use of machinery and feeding equipment is also an advantage.

    Feedlot Livestock Hand duties include,

    • Cattle handling prior to feedlot arrival, induction and the loading out of cattle
    • Awareness of Animal Husbandry Practices and Animal Welfare
    • Operation and Maintenance of Tractors/Feeding Carts
    • Cattle Yard/Pens and Mixing Yard maintenance and cleaning
    • Understanding of Grain and Hay handling equipment
    • Cleaning and maintenance of Farm Infrastructure
    • Ability to work in a team -Demonstrate initiative

    Airlie Feedlot is centrally located between Apsley, Edenhope and Naracoorte. Salary can be discussed based on the qualification and skill level of the applicant.  

    The Feedlot livestock hand would be a great starting role in our business with the ability to further your position, by taking on more responsibility within the feedlot, for example working towards managerial role, or even eventually managing one of the numerous backgrounding properties.

    To apply, please: Email your cover letter and resume to duncanogilvie@bigpond.com

     

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