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About Us Burdekin River Pastures is a progressive, family ownedand operated cattle company in North Queensland. We produce organic, grass-fed beef whilst practising regenerative agriculture. Our properties are located 235km North of Charters Towers and 140km west of Ingham. We are seeking highly motivated,enthusiastic and passionate individuals to join our team. Our team requires station hands who are confident to work as an individual and as part of a team. We are looking to encourage the achievement of our co-worker s goals whilst progressing towards our own outcomes. Agricultural experience is essential. Roles & Responsibilities We re seeking station hands who will work closely with our management team making informed financial andpractical decisions, assisting with day to day management of the cattle herds, participatingin regenerative projects and general station duties. Our teammembers will work in a safe manner, be progressively minded and be willing towork unsupervised/supervise others at different times. Responsibilities -Monitoring and distribution of livestockmineral supplements -Mustering of cattle, horses andother livestock on horse and/or motorbike(2 -wheeler), and drone -Low stress stock handling andcattle husbandry activities (branding, weaning, drafting, processing etc) -Data recording grazingcharts, husbandry practices, animal recording, etc -Operation and maintenance ofmachinery including backhoe, tractor, posi-track, light rigid truck -Fencing repairs, installationand maintenance of both wire and electric fencing -Undertake training/professional development -Participate inearthworks/pasture cropping/bio fertilising (regenerative projects) whennecessary Skills Required -Driver s license -Truck license beneficial - Previous experience essential - Motorbike riding experience - Cattle handling skills essential - Own vehicle Desirable (but not essential) Skills Required -RCS Australia Grazing forProfit graduate highly desirable -Horse riding experience -LSS handling training Remuneration Remuneration package to be negotiated basedon experience however fully kept, air conditioned, single accommodation will beprovided. Applications close Friday 7th September, 2018.

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Stationhands/Stockmen Required

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Melbourne Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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