Stockhand

Accommodation + work vehiclePermanent full time jobJob variety and chance to learn new skillsNew Hope Group is a majority Australian-owned and operated diversified energy company which has been proudly based in South East Queensland for more than 60 years. With a focus on coal, we also have interests in agriculture, oil, and port.We are seeking an experienced Stock Hand to work within the Acland Pastoral Company a mixed farming, grazing and land management enterprise located at Acland, near Oakey in QLD. Acland Pastoral Company (APC), established in 2006, manages approximately 10,000 hectares of land, including 1,400 hectares of dry land cropping and 200 hectares of irrigated cropping. Over 1,200 breeders provide weaners for our cattle backgrounding operation.About the role:You will support the APC Agriculture Manager and Acland Pastoral Team Lead in all agricultural activities but with a particular focus on livestock management.You will be responsible for:Cattle handling in a safe and humane mannerWork safely in accordance with APC’s WHS Management PlanRecord keeping with a strong emphasis on Biosecurity complianceOperate farming machinery and carry out regular maintenanceAssist with paddock fallow, planting, and cultivation processesMaintain accurate recordsOperate and maintain irrigation equipmentWhat you’ll bring:You’re passionate about agriculture, have demonstrated relationship skills within a farming community.Practical experience in livestock handling and farm machinery operationA history of being self motivated and reliable team playerWorking knowledge of Agriworld and Agriweb would be idealA current driver’s licence (HR licence would be advantageous)Commitment to a culture of safety for team and yourselfWhat we offer:Comfortable House + utilitiesWork vehicleCorporate discounts on private health insuranceModern fleet of farm machinery20 days paid annual leaveProduction bonusNew Hope is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment with the core objective that our people go home at the end of the day unharmed.Our employee benefits also include discounted health insurance, salary packaging and self-education assistance. This is a great opportunity to join our professional and friendly team at New Hope Group.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.  50000 AUD Acland 4401