Dairy Farm Assistant

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Pamu - Greymouth - West Coast

A Farm Assistant role with plenty of development opportunity!

We are looking for an experienced Dairy Farm Assistant to join our team on Bell Hill Dairy Unit. Part of our Weka Complex, centrally located 10 minutes from Lake Brunner and 30 minutes from Greymouth. Bell Hill is a 450 ha block, milking up to 900 cows through a 60 bail rotary with ACR’s and MilkHub. Responsibilities will include milking, fencing and general stock work.

To be successful in this role you need to have a strong passion for dairy farming and be looking to progress your farming career further. We offer a supportive team environment that will enable you to build your leadership skills with the potential to advance and grow within the team.

Accommodation will be discussed with successful candidate. The location is within close proximity to great local schools and offers an excellent range of outdoor recreational activities. School bus pick up from the farm gate.

You will bring:

  • A minimum of 1-2 years dairy farming experience
  • A Positive attitude and effective communication skills
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
  • First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
  • Pride in your work and surrounding environment
  • Current NZ drivers license

We offer an attractive salary with additional benefits, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.

For more details about the role, please contact Johan Maritz – Farm Manager on 021 573 680.

The successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and a criminal background check.

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role. Apply below, including a brief covering letter and a current CV.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 17th May 2019.

Job Description

Applications close 17 May 2019