Stockyard / Labourer

Stockyard / Labourer

What is the opportunity?

We are looking for an experienced Stockyard / Labourer to join the team at Oakey Beef Exports. You’ll be working full-time, Monday to Friday afternoon / night Shift 2.00pm -10.20pm, with occasional opportunity for Saturday work and overtime. This role would be perfect for someone who has experience handling livestock, is dependable and works well in a team environment.


What skills are we looking for?

  • An interest in livestock handling and processing
  • Good livestock handling skills (Experience is a requirement)
  • A current firearms licence is also required or have the ability to gain a firearms licence
  • Be physically capable of bending and squatting
  • Be able to work unsupervised
  • Work as part of a team in a Livestock yard environment
  • Be reliable and keen to learn
  • Be able to communicate with livestock managers and supervisor

What experience are we looking for?

  • Knowledge of the Export Meat Control Act and associated regulations
  • Safely operate forklifts and pallet jacks
  • Knowledge and experience of electronic scanning systems
  • Experience in warehousing and logistics
  • Supervising and development of staff.

Why chose Oakey Beef Exports? 

  • Stable employment with a company that is a leader in the food production industry
  • Discounted meat through our butcher shop onsite
  • Continued professional development and support for further education
  • Employee Assistance Program.

Come for a career but stay for the lifestyle of living and working in a family friendly town that offers a real country experience and genuine hospitality.


Why wait – apply now!

Help our team bring the joy of eating to millions across the globe.

Career Opportunities


Experience in the Meat Industry? You may qualify for sponsorship.
Have an Australian Work Visa? Apply with any skill level – have your visa details ready.
Skill requirement: Please note, we are unable to sponsor without proven skills in the meat industry.

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