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Careers at Woodlands

Over the years Woodlands has grown to become one of the largest employers in the Beerwah area with a current workforce of approximately 150 employees.

As the major employer in the area, Woodlands’ staff are loyal with one employee recently retiring after 56 years of employment and a large number of staff celebrating over 15 years service with us.

Due to the size and complexity of the business, Woodlands employs a range of staff to work across various aspects of the business from working on poultry farm to shedding and equipment and transport the produce and equipment.

For Bio-Security purposes, our staff are unable to own, care or keep any avian species at home (i.e. birds, chickens, ducks etc) whilst employed at Woodlands.

We may not have current vacancies in the following positions, however if you would like to click on the link below and provide a copy of your resume we will retain it for up to six months and will consider you for any positions that arise in the future.

The positions are as follows:

  • Poultry worker based on farms, feedmill, hatchery and egg grading facility
  • Electrician;
  • Plumber;
  • Welder;
  • Mechanic (Diesel/Motor);
  • Truck Driver (HR, MC, HC); and
  • Bobcat operator.



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Ongoing Positions

Hatchery Assistant Manager

A progressive Sunshine Coast hinterland Company is looking for a Hatchery Assistant Manager. This position reports to the Hatchery Manager and is designed to ensure the smooth running of each days operation via staff organisation and supervision, and to support the Hatchery Manager in after hours on call alarm / machine monitoring. The successful applicant would have extensive experience in working in a Hatchery and include egg setting, chicken delivery, cleaning of hatchers and managing staff.   For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc). Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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HC Driver

Required for varied duties. Previous experience driving a HC class vehicle is essential The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity. For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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HR Driver

A progressive Sunshine Coast hinterland company is looking for a HR class driver. Required for varied roles. Previous experience driving a HR class vehicle is essential. The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity.   For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Hatchery Worker

This role is for a general duties labourer.

  • 4AM start
  • some heavy lifting required
  • duties will include cleaning daily
  • be able to work unsupervised
  • depending on duties allocated, Saturdays will be required.
  • be flexible in hours required to work
  • must have own reliable transport
If you have any avian species at home (ie chickens, ducks, budgies etc) you are not eligible for biosecurity reasons. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Electrician – Senior

A progressive Sunshine Coast hinterland company is looking for a senior qualified Electrician with extensive experience in the following:

  • VSD drives and soft starters;
  • Pumps and water treatment;
  • PLC fault finding and installations;
  • Switchboard construction and commissioning;
  • Fault finding and repair of control circuits; and
  • Generation systems
  The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity. For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Feedmill worker

This role is for a general duties labourer.

  • Forklift ticket required
  • Some computer knowledge advantageous
  • some heavy lifting required
  • must be able to work in a dusty environment
  • be able to work unsupervised
  • be flexible in hours required to work
  • Boiler ticket preferred but not essential
If you have any avian species at home (ie chickens, ducks, budgies etc) you are not eligible for biosecurity reasons. Only successful applicants will be contacted.  

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Electrician

A progressive Sunshine Coast hinterland company is looking for a qualified Electrician to assist in maintaining the electrical equipment at Woodlands. The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity.   For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Diesel Mechanic

To work on wide range of vehicles, refrigeration licence beneficial. HC licence preferred but not essential.  

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Plumber

Based at Beerwah, we require a qualified plumber to assist in the maintaining the water equipment at Woodlands. The successful applicant should have experience in a wide range of water and heating equipment. Having experience with gas facilities would be an advantage.  The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity.   For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Panel Beater

Woodlands is seeking a qualified Panel Beater / Spray Painter to maintain a wide range of vehicles and farm equipment at the main site at Beerwah Hours of work will generally be Monday to Friday, however some weekend work may be required depending on operational needs. Candidates should have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Qualified Panel Beater / Spray Painter
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Work as part of a team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Reliable transport and drivers licence
  • Time management skills
Available for immediate startIf you meet the above criteria please forward your resume (including your details, previous experience, current referees and copies of qualifications) to: applications@woodlandsfeed.com.au

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Refigeration mechanic

A progressive Sunshine Coast hinterland Company is looking for a certified Refrigeration Technician.   The successful applicant should have experience in a wide range of refrigeration – cold rooms, vehicle refrigeration units, freezer units, ice machines, commercial and domestic air conditioning units.    A truck licence would be beneficial (HR) but not essential. The successful applicant must be prepared to reside in the local vicinity.   For bio-security purposes, you cannot have any avian species at home ( ie birds, chickens, ducks, etc).  Please send brief resume and copies of any references to the address below.   Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Junior Labourer

Drivers licence required.  Duties include mowing and some cleaning.  

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Welder

To work on a wide range of equipment.  Must have experience in all aspects of welding – mig, tig, stick, oxy, plasma.

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Tilt tray driver

Required for varied roles. Previous experience driving and operating a tilt tray vehicle is essential

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Office receptionist

Woodlands have a position vacant for a receptionist.   This is a casual position that could suit someone wanting to work “school hours” approx. 8am to 3pm Monday to Friday, or someone looking to re-enter the workforce. The successful applicant should have:

  • Good telephone manner
  • Good people skills
  • Be available during school holidays
  • Have basic clerical knowledge and computer skills
  • Be able to handle and manage cash
  • Have own reliable transport
  • Position requires some lifting of boxes
For bio-security purposes, the successful applicant CANNOT have any bird species at home (ie budgies, chickens, etc) Please apply either in person to Woodlands Enterprises Pty Ltd, 2814 Old Gympie Road, Beerwah or e-mail your resume to applications@woodlandsfeed.com.au   Applications close 16/02/18

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Property Manager

A Sunshine Coast Company requires the services of an experienced Property Manager to maintain an extensive private rent roll consisting of approx. 90 properties (houses and land leases).   The duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Preparing rental and lease documents and ensuring they are fully completed correctly (including entry and exit condition reports, entry notices, breach notices, etc);
  • Complying with RTA regulations and have a good working knowledge of same;
  • Dealing with various service providers ie Council, Telstra, Energy Companies etc;
  • Liaising with Maintenance Dept and outside contractors to organise repairs and ensure they are completed to satisfaction;
  • Preparation of weekly rent reports and invoices;
  • Calculation of excess water charges and any other sundry charges;
  • Ensure all records are maintained and kept up to date;
  • Follow up any outstanding rent / lease payments;
  • Do regular inspections of properties, complete inspection reports, and organise any necessary maintenance jobs;
  • Be flexible as duties may vary and be unique to position.
The ideal applicant will have
  • a good knowledge of the local area and have broad experience in property management, or as a prerequisite be prepared to do a course on property management;
  • Good organisation skills;
  • Current drivers licence;
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Access.
The preferred hours of work will be Monday to Friday 8am – 2:30 pm but can be flexible.   Remuneration package to be discussed at interview. If you have any avian species at home (ie chickens, ducks, budgies etc) you are not eligible for biosecurity reasons. Please apply either in person at our office 2814 Old Gympie Road, Beerwah or e-mail your resume to applications@woodlandsfeed.com.au Applications close 6th April 2018

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