Station Hand (2022 Cattle Season) – Meda, WA

Meda Station is located 40 km east of Derby, Western Australia in the western end of the Kimberley region. Average rainfall is at 26 inches and the daily temperature during the winter dry season is around 30 degrees. The property runs around 25,000 head of predominantly Brahman cattle.

We seek expressions of interest from Station Hands for the 2022 cattle season. These seasonal positions will commence in April and go through to the end of November. Ideally, you will need be:

  • Able to confidently ride horses, ideally with mustering or stock experience
  • Have a reasonable level of fitness and strong work ethic
  • Ability to work in a team and follow instructions

Cattle mustering experience will be viewed favourably.

Your job will be varied, covering both the cattle work and station maintenance and upkeep. This will range from mustering cattle on horseback, processing cattle in the yards through to fencing, waters management, vehicle and plant maintenance, repairs and servicing and other works that may come up on the station during the season.

Meals, wifi and comfortable single person accommodation with aircon is provided at the station with a day rate offered in line with experience, 7 weeks annual leave (pro-rata) and an end of season bonus available.

Interested? Get your application in today!