Wool Handler

Wool Handlers regulate the flow of sheep to be shorn, keep the shearing shed clean and tidy, and assist with wool clip preparation.

Overview

Wool Handlers regulate the flow of sheep to be shorn, keep the shearing shed clean and tidy, and assist with wool clip preparation.

Day-to-day

  • herds sheep for shearing and keeps mobs separate during shearing
  • spreads fleeces on skirting tables for classing, pressing wool and branding bales.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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Moderate

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