Shepherd General - Centre Hill Station

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Pamu - Te Anau - Southland

Shepherd General opportunity on a 4400 ha Pamu farm, 10 minutes north of Mossburn.  

Centre Hill Station is centrally located 10 minutes north of Mossburn, 40 minutes from Te Anau and an hour from Invercargill, Gore or Queenstown. This 4400 ha property runs 35,000 su including 20,000 romney ewes and 950 incalf cows and heifers carrying all calves thro to yearlings and finishing approx half the lambs with the balance transferred to other finishing properties. This is a great opportunity for a high performer wishing to join our team and advance within a progressive organisation.

Pamu is a State-Owned Enterprise with a nationwide portfolio of farms that produce milk, beef, lamb, wool, venison, deer velvet, wood and more. 

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • A sound knowledge of modern intensive farming practices
  • Have excellent pasture management and feed budgeting skills
  • Be able to keep up-to-date and accurate records
  • Have a good team of well controlled working dogs
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have some computer skills and a willingness to learn new systems
  • Have a current New Zealand full driver’s licence

This role comes with comfortable sound shared accommodation. Centre Hill Station is nearby to the Oreti River and recreational activities such as hunting and fishing.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, extensive and ongoing training and career development opportunities. For more details about the role, please contact Robin Dean- Farm Manager on 027 223 8049.

Pamu is committed to providing a safe and drug free workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug test and 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 cover letter and current CV or resume.

Applications close Friday 7th June 2019.

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