Agriculture & Wholesale

Saleyard Operator Full-Time

Griffith City Council

Griffith City Council

Saleyard Operator

The role of the Saleyard Operator is to attend to the cleanliness and maintenance of the Griffith Livestock Marketing Centre and safely use and maintain plant, equipment and materials to achieve successful saleyards operations. The Saleyards Operator will also be required to record and book the details of the livestock sale (book a sale) in an accurate and legible manner to ensure accurate records are maintained.

Qualifications: The successful applicant will require to hold a current Australian driver license class C, a WorkCover certificate or document of competency from a registered training provider for the use of a Front End Loader and Skid Steer.

Please include copies of all relevant licenses and qualifications with your application.

Skills & Knowledge: The successful applicant will require general laboring and maintenance skills, record keeping and basic computer skills.

Hours of work: 38 hours per week. 

Salary and conditions: Commencement annual salary from $54,997.61 to $60,495.64 (Grade 6). Rostered day off once a fortnight, plus superannuation.

Special conditions: Only those with current rights to work in Australia may apply.

About Griffith City Council

Are you looking for a rewarding career? Then join the team and make a difference to your community. Griffith City Council offers the chance to work in a stable and secure environment while providing excellent opportunities to develop your skills and career potential. Griffith is one of the most vibrant regional economies in Australia with a large export sector and mature and developing enterprises in value-added food & wine production, retail, residential and industrial development, tourism and agriculture. The city boasts a cosmopolitan lifestyle that has a young & diverse multi-cultural population with authentic cafes and the region's renowned wine producers. Griffith City Council is proactive and energetic and passionate about creating ongoing opportunities for our growing population.


  • Job Title: Saleyard Operator
  • Employer: Griffith City Council
  • Job Type: Full-Time
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