PEN RIDERS (Wambo Feedlot, Dalby QLD)
Experienced and dedicated Pen Riders with demonstrated abilities in livestock handling skills ,are required to join the livestock handling team at Wambo Feedlot, an expanding 16,000 SCU feedlot operation located 35 km's west of Dalby.
Your main responsibilities at the Feedlot will be:
• Drafting and moving cattle
• Continual monitoring of cattle health in line with our strong emphasis on animal welfare
The successful applicant will need to have proven experience in the following:
• General livestock handling skills
• Drafting and moving cattle to and from pens
• Ability to diagnose animal health symptoms
• Competent horsemanship and riding skills is a must
In order to be considered for this role, you must:
Be able to supply a minimum of 2 horses suitable for the position and own tack (for Pen Riding position). Please note – it is company policy that all horses entering Wambo Feedlot be Hendra Vaccinated
Be confident in the administration of animal health products
Be able to demonstrate general cattle husbandry tasks
Show initiative and willingness to aquire new skills, as on-the-job training will be provided
Be prepared to work within a 10 on 4 off roster
Our staff receive regular training in livestock nutrition and welfare.
Wambo Feedlot also provide shoeing and a fortnightly horse allowance.
Please send your application along with your CV in order for your application to be considered to: Admin@wambofeedlot.com.au