Dairy Farm Assistant - Totara Dairy Unit

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Pamu - Westport - West Coast

Looking for a reliable Farm Assistant to support our team on Totara Dairy Unit. Totara is located 15 km from Westport and is a high performing 480 ha property, milking 1050 cows through a modern 60 bail rotary with ACR’s and MilkHub. The successful candidate will perform day-to-day duties including milking, fencing and general stock work.

The role comes with a comfortable 3 bedroom home. It is within close proximity to local primary schools and has easy access to a range of outdoor activities including hunting and fishing. School bus stops at the end of the driveway.

You will bring:

  • A Positive attitude
  • 1 year experience in dairy farming preferred
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
  • First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
  • Effective communication skills
  • Pride in your 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.

For more details about this opportunity, please contact Kahu Parata on 027 491 3138.

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.

Applications close 5pm, Monday 10th June 2019.

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