Kilcoy Pastoral Company

About Kilcoy Pastoral Company

Kilcoy Pastoral Company Limited ("KPC") are suppliers of fine quality grain fed Australian Beef. Established in 1953, KPC employs more than 880 people and is a large & successful beef processing plant. KPC is undertaking a major expansion program and positions with us provide a great opportunity for someone who has a drive to succeed and is seeking to expand their career with one of Australia's leading export beef processors.

KPC is located in Kilcoy, a semi-rural setting that offers a relaxed community lifestyle or there is the option of an easy, stress-free commute from Caboolture, Sunshine Coast or Brisbane.

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Forklift Operators, High Reach Operators & Warehouse Store Persons

Job No: KPC190
Location: Kilcoy, QLD

Recruiting now for a start in early January 2019

About Us

Kilcoy Pastoral Company Limited ("KPC") was established in 1953 and we have grown to become one of the largest beef processors in Australia. Currently we employ over 1200 people and our employees are the key to our success. 

KPC is specifically looking for the following positions to work in our chiller/freezer areas:

  • High Reach Forklift Drivers
  • Forklift Drivers
  • Container loaders
  • RF Scanners
  • General Warehouse Staff (entry level)

All positions are manual handling, physically demanding, fast and repetitive.These position are fast paced and would suit someone who is physically fit and extremely reliable. High Reach and Forklift drivers must have experience to apply, however all candidates will receive on the job training.

Duties Include; 

  • Receiving, sorting and storage of beef products
  • Picking, packing and dispatch of beef products
  • Manual container loading, from 5kg - 35kg 
  • Operation of high reach forklifts and forklift driving
  • Ordering picking with RF scanners
  • Completion of associated paperwork
  • General warehousing duties / housekeeping
  • Relocation of stock
  • Stocktaking


KPC is a 7 day operating plant incorporating a Lifestyle Roster working 7 days a fortnight for an above award wage!

  • 2 weeks of 4on + 4off, then 2 weeks of 3on 3off - includes weekend work.
  • Day Shift (5am - 5pm)
  • Night Shift (4pm - 4am)



  • Overtime available
  • Secure, permanent employment
  • Annual leave + sick leave accruals
  • Above award wages, (Level 1 is $24.35 p/h) 
  • A roster system that allows a great work/life balance
  • Genuine opportunities for career progression
  • Onsite canteen and butcher shop
  • An easy commute from Caboolture, North Brisbane and close to the Sunshine Coast
  • Great culture and supportive team environment

Ideally Candidates will be:

  • Strong, Fit and energetic - Capable of repetitive heavy lifting
  • Experience within manual handling/Labour intensive roles is desirable
  • Forklift licences desirable 
  • High Reach experience desirable 
  • Ability to work in cold room/freezer environment 
  • Ability to work up to 12 hour shifts on a life style roster
  • Great attitude and willing to work in a team environment 
  • Honest, punctual and reliable
  • Have strong attention to detail 

How to Apply

We are an equal opportunity employer, and make every effort to select the best qualified individual for the job based on job related qualifications and experiences. Some of the information KPC collects via your application form and resume is “personal” information as defined by the Privacy Act. All information provided via your application form and resume is treated as confidential. 

To apply for this role, please fill out your personal details below and attach your resume on the following page. Further information can be obtained via our website .

If you are having difficulty attaching your documents, please email these directly to and submit your application without the documents.

All future employees will be required to present proof of identification (Driver's Licence, Passport or Birth Certificate) if you have a scanned copy of one of these documents you may wish to attach them at the end of this application. 

* Each applicant must provide their own email address, one unique email address per application.

* 417 Visa holders welcome to apply if residing in Australia 

* If you are Under 18 years of age please download the Under 18 Consent Form and email the completed form to:

* For further information please email or contact our Recruitment Department (Trina or Sarah) on 07 54224659 or 07 54224669.

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