Paringa Gold

General Feedlot Hand – Emerald/Capella Area

Paringa Gold is seeking a possible applicant with a positive and enthusiastic attitude to join our team. Our business is a diverse family-owned feedlot, backgrounding, breeding and farming operation located one hour drive north of Emerald in Central Queensland. We have a strong customer focus and pride ourselves on offering professional feeding services. We supply beef onto Australian supermarket shelves and major export markets. Our organisation has grown rapidly over the last 5 years and is now in a new expansion phase.

The Role

This is an exciting all-encompassing role that will see you involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations across the business. This role will keep you busy with cattle work, cropping work and various tasks including general infrastructure maintenance.

The Person

· Be punctual, energetic, honest, and reliable.

· Proven stockmanship experience with an understanding of low stress principals.

· A strong interest in Animal Health and Welfare.

· Willingness to learn and utilize computer record keeping systems.

· Ability to muster and move cattle utilising. (No horses or dogs used)

· Experience operating various machines or the interest to learn.

· Competent in general property maintenance

· Experience in crops and farming machinery advantageous but not essential.

· Capacity to learn on the job and be a part of an energetic and innovative team.

· Some weekend work will be required.

· Must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.


A remuneration package that includes generous production incentives and gratitude’s will be offered relative to ability. With the opportunity for career development and training offered to the right individual. Single and couple accommodation is available within half an hour of both Capella and Clermont communities.

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