Employment Opportunities

Stock person

for Sutherland

Specific Skills

A passion for livestock handling and grazing management.

Able to live, work and thrive both in a team & individual environment.

Able to identify, plan, prioritize, communicate & enact their duties for the short & medium term

To be responsible for the wellbeing of the stock and to apply the practices of Low Stress Stock (LSS) handling when working with stock.

Mustering on 2 & motorbikes.

Able to move around with the camp between our stations for musters & general station duties

Fencing & water construction and maintenance.

Machinery operation, basic maintenance & problem identification of Tractors, up to HC Trucks, Loader, Toyotas, Bikes etc.

To attend weekly meetings to work with the rest of the team to prioritize the operational side of the Lord Pastoral business

Livestock supplement feeding i.e. molasses, protein meals, weaner meals, dry licks etc

Expectations of Prospective Employee

Working Expectations

  • That the applicant will keep the accommodation & sheds in a neat and tidy condition

  • That the tools, motorbikes and motor vehicles are kept in a safe, neat and orderly condition.

  • That after use all equipment will be returned to their respective places.

  • That the jobs that are set out are accomplished (within reason).

  • That all Workplace Health and Safety rules are followed and common sense prevails

Personal Expectations

  • To be a strong team player

  • To have a developing work attitude and display a high level of common sense.

  • To work co-operatively with others in the team

  • To be punctual to work.

  • To exhibit clean and tidy personal habits and act in a way that enhances you and your fellow workmates.

  • To display acceptable social behaviour while dealing with the general public both in work and social situations.

Main Skills Required

  • Livestock handling experience

  • Willingness, Keenness to learn about the Agricultural industry (if your keen to learn we're keen to train)

  • Integrity and good communication

  • Machinery operating and basic mechanical experience

  • A passion for animals, people & the land

  • Ability to prioritize and organize self

  • Ability to work unsupervised

  • Truck License

  • Working dogs are highly recommended for this position but not a must. LP pays an additional $10 / day plus $5 for a 2nd dog (for handy dogs only) plus pays for dogs biscuits. Handy dogs to be determined at the managers discretion.

This is a permanent position with an above award wage & training.  

Single shared accommodation  with own airconditioned room. Meals and free wifi  available

 The successful applicant’s will be a part of a team of 7, whilst also managing their section of the station in a rotational grazing method.

Contact Ardie and Kacie on the details below for more information.

Sutherland & Runnymede

Managed by Ardie and Kacie Lord based at Sutherland

Ardie: (07) 47 418 748 | Mob: 0428 418 676
Kacie: (07) 47 418 676 | Mob: 0427 104 157

Woodstock, East Creek & Newwater Stations

Managed by Nikko and Jade Lord based at Woodstock

Nikko: Mob: 0428 356 297 | Office (07) 47 418 648
Jade: Mob: 0428 137 842

Camroo Downs

Managed by Kim & Mellissa Iland based at Bayrick

Kim: Mob: 0429008934 | Office (07) 46549304
Melissa: Mob: 0428203887

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