Opportunities

We’re always looking for talented people who share our passion for the environment and for sustainable farming and are keen to make their mark.

We’re currently looking for the following:

  • Station Hands
  • Head Stockperson

About the Opportunities:

Minderoo Group established Harvest Road based on our belief in Australia’s ability to supply sustainable, high quality and ethically grown agri-food products.

The business endeavours to provide a safe, encouraging and family-oriented work environment to all staff, to ensure you have the necessary support to achieve your best results. Harvest Road is a family-owned business committed to improving animal welfare and strives towards industry leadership throughout the vertically integrated business. Harvest Road is constantly evolving, with long-term career opportunities available for successful candidates with the right attitude.

Station Hands

Harvest Road is currently recruiting energetic Station Hands for the 2020 Season, from February/March to mid-December 2020. The positions will be based on Minderoo and Uaroo Stations, Pilbara WA, however traveling together as a Stockcamp to complete mustering requirements throughout all Harvest Road Stations.

This role would suit someone who is willing to learn and build a career, with a strong work ethic and passion to contribute towards and learn about the Northern Beef industry.

The successful candidate will become an integral part of a progressive business, with a strong commitment to Australian Agriculture.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate commitment to safe working practises and animal welfare at all times
  • Carry out horse and cattle husbandry practises, fencing, machinery and infrastructure maintenance, and machinery operation
  • Adhere to the guidance of the head stockperson and station management staff

Essential Criteria:

  • Strong focus on safety and animal welfare
  • Experience with handling livestock
  • Manual drivers license
  • Able to proficiently handle a horse and/or bike
  • Motivated and hard-working, willing to be part of the Minderoo team culture
  • Pass a National Police Clearance and pre-employment medical assessment
  • Possess sufficient fitness level to carry out required tasks

Desired criteria:

  • Previous experience on Northern cattle stations

Renumeration/package includes:

  • Attractive remuneration package for the right candidate based on skill level
  • Training to gain a certificate III or IV in Agriculture is available
  • Modern accommodation
  • All Meals
  • Free Wifi and Telstra mobile coverage available
  • 5 weeks annual leave

Please email your resume (putting the job name in the subject field) to recruitment@minderoo.com.au

Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Head Stockperson

Harvest Road is currently seeking an energetic, experienced Head Stockperson. The position would be based at Minderoo Station in the Pilbara WA, however, travel to all Harvest Road stations with the Stockcamp. The business looks to develop key employees, such as Head Stockperson through additional training opportunities.

This role would suit someone who is self-motivated and willing to lead staff by example through a strong work ethic and respect for others, whilst achieving company goals and objectives to a high standard.

The successful candidate will gain exposure and/or experience in different aspects of the business such as the multiplier herd program, backgrounding and feedlot operations, building and working in state of the art yard facilities, horse breeding and fodder production.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate commitment to safe working practises and animal welfare at all times
  • Lead a stockcamp of 7-8 members, guiding them through horse and cattle husbandry practises, fencing, machinery and infrastructure maintenance
  • Record and communicate necessary livestock data in an accurate and legible manner
  • Lead by example both in and out of the workplace
  • Work closely with the management team to ensure all requirements are met

Essential Criteria:

  • Strong focus on safety and animal welfare
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Truck license
  • Proficient in handling both horses and bikes
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in recording data
  • Base Mechanical knowledge
  • Initiative and Problem-solving skills
  • Motivated and hard-working, willing to be part of the Minderoo team culture
  • Pass a National Police Clearance and pre-employment medical assessment

Desired criteria:

  • HC or MC license

Renumeration/package includes:

  • Attractive remuneration package for the right candidate, with ongoing career opportunities
  • Modern accommodation- couples accommodation available
  • All Meals
  • Free Wifi and Telstra mobile coverage available
  • 5 weeks annual leave

 

 

Please email your resume (putting the job name in the subject field) to recruitment@minderoo.com.au

Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.