Farm Sustainability Services Assistant

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Ballance Agri-Nutrients Ltd - Mount Maunganui - Bay of Plenty

Ballance Agri-Nutrients is New Zealand’s leading provider of fertiliser products and advice, with substantial interests in animal nutrition and farm data management services. Through our products and our employees we help New Zealand farmers to get the best out of their land today – and to keep it in great condition for tomorrow.

Our specialised Farm Sustainability Services team make it easy for farmers to achieve economic, environmental and social sustainability goals, helping to create the best soil and feed on earth.

As a Farm Sustainability Services Assistant you will be helping to produce Year End nutrient budgets for our dairy farming customers, as part of their industry reporting. The opportunity will allow you to increase your knowledge and expertise while demonstrating your skills and abilities. To succeed in this job, you will:

  • Have a strong affinity with the agricultural sector
  • Ideally have a farming background, and/or a tertiary qualification in a related subject
  • Have a high level of verbal, numerical and computer literacy
  • Be able to understand and apply the scientific principles of plant and animal nutrition

Have prior experience with Overseer (preferred, but not essential)

Applications close 29 Mar 2019