Herd Manager - 950 cows - Te Awamutu

Job ID: 828575765
Job Details
Job Details
Role Farm Assistant
Location Otorohanga, Te Awamutu
Position Start 31/10/2021
Application Close 31/10/2021
Work Type Permanent - Full Time
Job Description Located half way between Te Awamutu & Otorohanga on SHW 39, our system 4, 300ha dairy unit milks 950 cows (3 herds) through a 60 bale rotary.

We are seeking an experienced & energetic Herd Manager who is keen to learn & progress in their farming career, competent on bikes, driving a tractor & in the shed. Having an engineering or mechanical background would be an advantage.

We offer a great team to work in, a well set up farm & systems, good hours & competitive salaries, good housing and of course good training to assist you in progressing in your career.

If you have 2+yrs NZ dairy farming experience, are a NZ resident, have good farming references and drug free, please apply online, including your current CV with references.

A pre-employment drug test will be undertaken as well as a Ministry of Justice criminal history check. A 90 day trial period will apply.

For queries about the position please call me 0272711733 or anne@cardon.co.nz.

Anne Burdon
Cardon Rural Recruitment
Accommodation A 3 bedroom home with log burner and a double lockable garage. School bus passes the gate
Hourly & Remuneration
Hourly & Remuneration
Avg Hrs / Wk 55
Rostered Time off Single rotation
11 days on / 3 days off
Remuneration By negotiation
Farm Information
Farm Information
Farm Name -
Farm Size (Ha) 300
Peak Cows 950
On-Farm Staff 5
The contour of the farm is flat to steep.
How to Apply
Contact Details
Anne Burdon
0272711733