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Maintenance & Plant Operator

Salary: Super
Start Date: asap

Dalby QLD

Your Employer

Our client's modern feedlot was established in 1986 and over the last thirty years, has grown from a small family owned business to a 17,000 head operation. This industry leading, award winning feedlot is run in conjunction with a 2000 hectare grazing and farming operation and is at the forefront of implementing new and innovative cattle feeding technology and cattle management systems.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Maintenance & Plant Operator to assist with our client's operation based in Dalby, Qld. Working under the leadership of your manager, the role will be responsible for maintaining structures and equipment on the feedlot including pen maintenance, water troughs and general tasks.

This is a full time position working ten days on, four days off where your duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • General feed pen cleaning and maintenance
  • Cleaning and maintaining of water troughs
  • Road watering for dust control and road integrity
  • Assist with daily feed truck servicing
  • Rubbish collection
  • Basic welding jobs
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Experience

This role is ideally suited to someone equipped with previous experience in a similar role or who have worked in feedlots previously. experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

With a 'can do' attitude and a proactive approach to your job, to be considered for the role, it's important you can address the following criteria:

  • Current driver's licence
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication and technical skills
  • Able to improvise and problem solve

Choose Agri Talent

Agri Talent provides permanent recruitment and executive search services exclusively for Australian agribusiness. Our extensive digital network connects quality candidates to diverse and exciting roles with respected clients across Australia's agriculture sector.

For more information, please contact Ben Frazer, Consultant, Agri Labour Australia on 0439 093 516