Beef Cattle Farm Worker

Performs routine tasks on a beef cattle farm such as feeding, mustering and moving cattle, and assisting with animal husbandry.
Training time 12 months - 2 years
Average pay $35,472
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,800

What does a Beef Cattle Farm Worker do?

  • patrolling, inspecting and reporting on the condition of livestock
  • providing livestock with feed and water
  • assisting with maintaining the health and welfare of livestock
  • mustering and droving livestock  between paddocks to ensure sufficient feed is available

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