Senior Farm and Livestock Hand

  • Lexton, VIC
  • Full time
  • Ultra fine wool enterprise



We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Farm and Livestock Hand to join an award-winning family enterprise in Lexton, VIC. As a key member of the Livestock Team, you will play a crucial role in the day-to-day management of approximately 15 thousand Merino sheep, contributing to our specialisation in ultra-fine wool production.


Farm Details

Situated on 2500ha in Lexton, this unique enterprise focuses on ultra-fine wool production, boasting approximately 24 thousand sheep, including a mob of shedded sheep.

Join a team that takes immense pride in their work and fosters a positive workplace culture.


About You

  • Previous experience in low-stress stock handling
  • Leadership experience or a willingness to lead a small team in daily farm activities
  • Basic knowledge of or a keen interest in high-quality wool production (desirable)
  • Well-trained working dogs are welcome but not mandatory
  • Demonstrated commitment to maintaining Occupational Health and Safety standards


Rewards & Benefits

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Accommodation options on the farm
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Conveniently located only 30 minutes from Ballarat and other regional hubs, offering excellent schools, facilities, and clubs.


Application Process

Interested candidates should email their cover letter and resume to jobs@meridian-ag.com.au. For a confidential discussion, please contact Rosalie Ferdinands at 03 5341 6100.

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