Our client operates a large, reputable livestock transport business with its main base in Tamworth and a maintenance facility in Inverell. Their customer base spreads from Northern Queensland through to Victoria and South Australia transporting stock between paddocks, feedlots and abattoirs.
The company is TRUCKSAFE, NHVAS, and TRUCKCARE accredited with two driver trainers on staff and strict fatigue management policies. Equipped with the latest industry technology and running up to 30 trucks with a highly trained crew of drivers and supported by the admin team and established company policies and procedures. The business also has a team of fully licensed mechanics with vast Cummins and Kenworth knowledge to maintain the fleet to the highest standard. Priding themselves on safety and professionalism; the safety of their drivers and the stock they carry is their number one priority.
We are searching for experienced livestock handlers with a good attitude, tidy appearance, and a can-do attitude to join this professional team. You will be the face of the company in your interactions with the saleyards, feedlots and producers when doing paddock work, so you need to be well presented and professional in your approach.
The job includes loading the cattle and sheep in a low stress style, a great variety of work with a good mix of shorter haul work and long-distance work throughout the eastern seaboard, with flexible rosters available to suitable applicants.
Appropriate, valid licence and track record is essential. At least 1-2 years previous experience, ability to work and care for working dogs, BFM Certificate and livestock loading experience would be highly regarded.
If you have a HC or MC license and are looking for a new career that offers -
- Above industry standard pay rates
- On the job training and ongoing support
- Diverse work opportunities
- Well maintained equipment
- A great team to work with
We would like to hear from you.
To apply for this role, please submit your up to date resume along with the contact details of a minimum two references that we can contact. A cover letter indicating why you are suited to this role will be held in high regard.