Barkly Downs Station: Mechanic, Road Train Driver, Plant Operator & Station Hands
Near Mt Isa
Barkly Downs Station, our largest cattle breeding property situated on 2.3 million acres and located 150 km from Mt Isa has several permanent positions now available for:
- Mechanic (strong mechanical knowledge of rural plant, equipment, machinery & tools)
- Road Train Driver (12 months livestock transport experience)
- Plant Operator (Loader/grader experience)
- Station Hands (with cattle handing & strong horsemanship)
You need to reliable, take pride in what you do and, you do it well. You thrive working hard and having fun while you’re at it. You’re seeking a rural and remote working life that offers balance, challenge and personal reward. You’re totally committed to working safely, for yourself and your team. Along with the relevant skills, experience & licences for the job you're applying for - successful applicants will have:
- Experience living & working in remote and rural station environment
- Valid manual driver's licence
- Solid understanding of workplace health & safety
- Ability to work well in a team as well as on your own
- Strong work ethic and commitment to doing a quality job
Australian Country Choice (ACC), together with Australian Cattle and Beef Holdings (ACBH) are proud industry leaders in producing and supplying highest quality beef products to the local and export markets. We employ over 1500 Queenslanders and together our diverse operation processes 350,000 head of cattle across our large-scale breeding, backgrounding, farming and feedlot operations through to our state of the art food processing and value add packing facility. We are the world’s largest, family owned vertically integrated beef supply chain.
You really do get the best of both worlds. You get the opportunity and security that comes with a progressive corporate pastoral operation who continue to grow, develop and innovate, along with the support and personal interest that comes with being part of an authentic family business. We’re solid, we’re progressive and we continue to invest in our infrastructure, our technology and our people.
Make your next move your best yet. Apply now to join the ACC Group and broaden your skills, your agribusiness knowledge and experience with an Australian and family owned, industry leader. You’ll enjoy a great team environment, ongoing learning, diverse career opportunities, comfortable living conditions and staff facilities plus competitive wages.