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Pen Rider

Plant/Site:  JBS Riverina Feedlot
Req Id:  11321
Date Posted:  14-Nov-2021

About the role:


JBS Australia’s Riverina Beef Feedlot is a 53,333 capacity feedlot situated between the popular townships of Leeton and Narrandera in Southern NSW. We are currently offering passionate pen riders & cattle handlers the opportunity to further develop their horsemanship, cattle handling, livestock diagnosis & treatment skills as important members of our Livestock Team.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Daily livestock handling including pen riding and stock movements
  • Diagnosis of animal health symptoms
  • Administration of animal health treatments
  • Maintaining accurate records of animal treatments and stock movements
  • Maintaining compliance with JBS Australia policies, including but not limited to: WHS, HR, QA, Animal Welfare & Environmental obligations


About you:


  • Proven horsemanship skills
  • Communication, organizational & interpersonal skills
  • Strong commitment to animal welfare, health & nutrition
  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a team environment
  • Ability & willingness to learn new skills


All you need is:


  • Access to a minimum of two suitable horses and own tack/saddlery.
  • All horses must be vaccinated for Hendra virus prior to entry at all JBS sites, proof of vaccination details will be required prior to offer/commencement of employment.


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private


What next?


If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat manufacturer and producer in Australia, this opportunity may be for you. If you are self-motivated, this unique opportunity could be yours. Apply now!