Calf Rearer

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Pamu - Westport - West Coast

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Calf Rearer to support us from 1st August through to 1st February 2020. This is a high performing 458 ha property, peak milking approximately 1080 cows through a modern 60 bail rotary with ACR’s and MilkHub. The successful candidate will be responsible for rearing calves and might be required to assist with milking and general stock work.

Having a positive can-do attitude will help your success in this role. The location offers easy access to a fantastic range of recreational activities including fishing, hunting and outdoor sports. You will work in a supportive team environment with 5 other staff members. Drive in position offering regular time off – currently operating a 6 and 3 roster (6 and 2 over spring).

You will bring:

  • A Positive attitude
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
  • Calf rearing experience essential
  • First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
  • Effective communication skills
  • Some computer skills and a willingness to learn
  • Pride in your work and surrounding environment

For more details about this opportunity, please contact Rachael Lind – Farm Manager on 027 212 2083.

We provide a safe workplace and 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.

Job Description

Applications close 18 May 2019