Dairy Farm Assistant - Achilles Dairy

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Pamu - Taupo - Central Plateau

This is your chance to join New Zealand’s largest farming organisation and help with our business transformation. We want customers to know they can trust the quality of our products and farming and Kiwis to be proud of what we do. Pamu farms are about farming smart and with care.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a motivated Dairy Farm Assistant to join our team on Achilles Dairy. The successful candidate will be expected to perform day-to-day duties that include milking and general stock work. Achilles is part of Landcorp’s Pastoral Complex, located 15 minutes from Taupo. This is an 860 effective ha block which will milk approximately 2150 cows through a 60 bail rotary shed.

You will bring a positive attitude and a strong willingness to learn. A comfortable 3-bedroom house is available for the successful applicant. The location offers easy access to good schooling and a wide range of outdoor recreational activities.

What you will bring 

  • At least one year of dairy farming experience
  • An exceptional attitude to health and safety and animal welfare
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • The ability to work unsupervised and good communication skills
  • Take pride in their work and surrounding environment
  • Restricted or full drivers licence

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.

Landcorp is committed to providing a safe workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and a criminal background check.

For more details about this opportunity, please contact Axel Nielsen-Vold- Farm Manager on 021-544-810.

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

Applications close 5 pm, Monday 27 May 2019.

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