MC TRUCK DRIVER - LIVESTOCK, MACHINERY, GRAIN

Posted: 13/01/2022

  • Progressive, family-owned enterprise - St George, QLD
  • Attractive remuneration offered
  • Well-maintained, modern Kenworth T909
Our clients own and operate an expanding, family-owned mixed farming enterprise functioning over multiple properties in the St George, QLD area. There is a focus on backgrounding cattle, goat production, broadacre cropping and contract earthmoving. This position is based within the area with travel across Southern QLD and Northern NSW. 
 
The position primarily requires carting cattle as a B-Double and AB-Triple to and from saleyards and feedlots, as well as delivering cattle to abattoirs in south-east QLD and north-east NSW. Part of the role will involve the transport of heavy machinery, grain and hay to support the contracting and farming sector of the business. 
 
The successful applicant will ideally possess the following skills and personal attributes:
  • A positive attitude and self-motivated approach
  • Have tidy habits and maintain equipment to a high standard
  • Be able to undertake basic servicing and maintenance
  • Hold a current MC licence, experience with livestock and/or general haulage is preferred
 
Situated on the Balonne River, St George, QLD is renowned for its various sporting and social events; boasting annual rugby days, horse races, shows and more. There is opportunity to be involved in a broad, agricultural community. The position is located 90km east of St George with access to shopping, banking, schools and medical facilities. 
 
An attractive day rate and amount per kilometre is offered. A flexible roster can be arranged. Comfortable single accommodation is provided. Family accommodation can be sourced if required.
 
To apply for this position, please submit your updated resume along with details for a minimum of 3 references that can be contacted. Preference will be given to those who supply a cover letter indicating why you would be suited to the role.