Stud Trainee Opportunity

We are looking for an Angus enthusiast to start at Hillgrove as a trainee in the Angus stud. If you know someone or are interested yourself please make enquires to 

Job Description

Are you a keen stockperson looking to find your way into the beef industry? Want to be part of a dynamic team that breed world leading genetics? Do you have an understanding of farms and how they work? Are you enthusiastic and hard working?

Kenny's Creek Angus is owned by Hillgrove Pastoral and is a renowned breeder of Angus cattle. We have two southern properties located west and north of Boorowa NSW. Kenny's Creek Angus has a focus on producing stud cattle with the following desirable traits; female fertility, carcase attributes and good early growth. Kenny's Creek Angus is a market leader in Angus genetics. Kenny's Creek Angus hosts on property bull sales each year and a biannual female sale.

This is a junior role working with senior management, team members are encouraged to participate with ideas in stud management and general farm duties. Guidance, training and constant ongoing support will be provided by our entire team but specifically from Adam Withers (Stud Manager) and Nick Burton Taylor (Principal). The position will be based at Hillgrove, Boorowa and includes your own one bedroom farm cottage (single accommodation).


Responsibilities include:

1. Animal health treatments and management associated with stud cattle as directed

2. General farm duties including spraying, cropping, fencing and pasture management

3. Assist in Data collection


To be successful in gaining this position you will need:

1. Strong interest in cattle and genetics

2. Computer skills

3. Good communication skills and work ethic

4. Ability to work autonomously


If you think that this role interests you, email your CV to us immediately so we can take you to the next level. For a confidential conversation please call Adam Withers on 0428 832 439 or email