Dairy Farm Assistant - Endurance Dairy Unit

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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 Endurance Dairy Unit. Endurance is a 330 effective ha property located 20 minutes from Taupo with 750 cows milked through a 54 bail rotary. The successful candidate will be expected to perform general farm duties.

You will bring a positive attitude and a strong willingness to learn. A comfortable self contained 2 bedroom duplex house is available for the successful applicant. The location offers easy access to good schooling with bus at gate and a wide range of outdoor recreational activities with access to the Waikato River.

What you will bring 

  • Self-motivation and initiative with a commitment to dairy farming
  • Knowledge of modern dairy farming practices at a level appropriate to the role being applied for
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
  • An exceptional attitude to health and safety and animal welfare
  • Effective communication skills
  • Some computer skills and a willingness to learn
  • Pride in their work and surrounding environment

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 Richard McNae - Farm Manager on 021-316 708.

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, 1 June 2019.

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