The Australian Agricultural Company (AACo) is a world leading provider of beef and agricultural products, owning and operating cattle stations, feedlots and farms across QLD and NT. We export premium quality Australian beef to more than 20 countries and we are currently entering a phase of significant growth and opportunity.
We are looking for
We are looking to share the Australian experience with employees from a diverse range of backgrounds with a variety of skills, talents and aspirations, and a strong work ethic to join us as a Bore Runner.
Montejinni Station is located in the Victoria River District, 15km south west of Top Springs, 320km south west of Katherine and 640km south of Darwin.
Duties & Responsibilities
As our Bore Runner your top priority will be keeping the supply of water up to our cattle, checking and cleaning troughs and servicing motors. In this important role your duties will include, but are not limited to:
Responsible for water maintenance across designated areas of the station
Observation and maintenance of watering points
Travelling between water points in a 4WD vehicle
Maintenance of 4WD vehicle, small diesel pumps and spare parts
Maintenance of Mono pump systems, solar pumps
At each water source (bore) check and maintain the following: turkey nest or tank level, turkey nest or tank fences, troughs and motors.
Reporting any issues back to the Station Manager
Keep records in writing of: bores checked, level of water at each turkey next, number of cattle at each trough, maintenance on fences, troughs and motors
Assisting elsewhere on the property if required
Perform your job in a safe manner in line with AACo safety programs and procedures
Current manual drivers licence
Previous experience in a similar role preferred but not essential
Ability to co-ordinate a daily and weekly work schedule
Ability to work both alone and as part of a team
Life on station – what can I expect?
Collaborative team environment
Air-conditioned accommodation and board provided
Development, training and transfer opportunities
To apply to this or any other roles, visit the People & Careers page at www.aaco.com.au