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Experienced Livestock Handler

Harvey Industries Group Pty Ltd Harvey, Western Australia

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

About the Company

Harvey Beef is the state’s largest processor of high-quality beef for local and international markets, underpinned by an absolute commitment to workplace safety, growth, investment, customer service, quality and animal welfare. Harvey Beef operates as part of the Harvest Road businesses and is owned by Tattarang, which is Australia’s largest and fastest-growing private investment group, founded by Andrew and Nicola Forrest.

The Position:

As part of the Livestock team you will report directly to the Livestock Supervisor and assist with management of the cattle yards in the Harvey Beef processing plant. Harvey Beef promotes and practices a high level of Animal Welfare, the successful candidate will have exceptional knowledge and experience with top tier animal welfare knowledge! Opportunities for further training and career development are on offer for suitable applicants upon completion of mandatory probation period.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities of this Role include:

Movement of cattle.
Cleaning of pens, troughs and animals.
Stock control/reconciliation.
Liaising with delivery drivers.
Able to rotate on day shift and afternoon shift.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required Include:

Team player able to relate with all levels of staff.
Able to follow directions.
Previous experience working with livestock is desirable.
An understanding of safe work procedures.
Knowledgeable in Animal Welfare.
Computer literate.

What’s in it for you:

Based in one of the fastest growing shires in Western Australia, 140kms south of Perth, Harvey offers a relaxed lifestyle in the heart of farmlands and close to beaches:

Attractive salary and remuneration packages
Opportunities for training and career growth
Free onsite parking
Convenient canteen facilities and close to town
Access to Employee Assistance Program
Staff Discounts
Our organisation is dynamic and offers a challenging, interesting, and rewarding career path providing staff with opportunities for professional development, training and career advancement.

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If you are a person with a positive, energetic outlook we look forward to hearing from you. Please submit your letter addressing the above selection criteria together with your CV and email to [email address removed] or click the ‘APPLY NOW’ button.

Due to advice from the Chief Health Officer, Harvey Beef is included in Group 1 industries determined as high-risk environments, because they are required to interact with people with an increased risk of being infected with COVID-19 or people vulnerable to COVID-19; or are necessary to avoid catastrophic risk to the safety of the community and are therefore required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please be aware that ONLY candidates vaccinated or willing to be vaccinated within the required time-frame or having a valid exemption will be considered.

Harvey Beef is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all applications are confidential.

Postcode: 6220 (Harvey, Western Australia)

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Harvey Industries Group Pty Ltd

Member since: May 2021

Established in 1919, Harvey Beef is the state’s largest processor of high-quality beef for local and international markets. This is a great opportunity for you to join an industry leading West Australian meat processing company. Based in Harvey Western Australia, Harvey Beef is Western Australia’s largest Beef Processor.

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