CAIT

Senior Head Stockperson – Newry Station, NT

  • Excellent career development opportunity
  • Leadership position
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Accommodation and prepared meals

CAIT is part of a rapidly developing international agribusiness group with properties in Australia, Vietnam and Russia. CAIT owns 3 cattle properties in the NT and WA and are focused on building a productive and profitable cattle business with links to farming in the region

Newry Station is a 246,700ha breeding property with capacity for 20,500 head cattle located in the Victoria River region, NT. Newry requires a Head Stockperson to join our team in 2022.  The role will suit someone who wants to continue to develop their skills in this forward-thinking team. We are looking for employees with a proactive, positive and can-do attitude to join our team.

Safety is our most important value at CAIT – The welfare of CAIT’S people, customers, animals and land is paramount. The Head Stock person assists the Station Manager in planning, implementing and evaluating the livestock program and related station operations.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership, training and direction to the station hands
  • Promote and manage best practice in animal welfare and quality assurance
  • Create and promote a positive health and safety culture
  • Assist the Station Manager with budgeting and livestock transactions
  • Have excellent horse and cattle handling skills
  • Have proven livestock assessment and husbandry experience
  • Organise and implement mustering programs
  • Good time management and communication

Essential Criteria

  • Experience in rural locations and the Outback
  • More than 1 years’ experience in the industry
  • Developed leadership skills
  • Horse and motor bike experience
  • Manual Drivers Licence
  • Basic computer skill

Desirable Criteria

  • Truck Licence (MR)
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Chemical user’s accreditation (preferred)

Please apply with a cover letter and resume to anna@annabrown.com.au or 0427644527

To apply for this job email your details to anna@annabrown.com.au.