Experienced Shepherd

Job Description

Castlepoint Station is an iconic and progressive 25,000 S.U. sheep and beef hill country property in coastal Wairarapa, 64 km from Masterton.
The successful applicant will possess the following:
• Be honest, reliable and have a high standard of workmanship
• Be comfortable working in a team environment or alone
• Have a full competent team of dogs
• Have experience with large mob shifts (up to 3000 ewes)
• Have a thorough understanding of stock, pastures, and soils
• Appreciate the importance of accurate stock tallies and weights
• Be a good communicator
• Have a good understanding of technology, and be able to record information on Farm IQ and Quip

Excellent working conditions and equipment provided. Remuneration will be negotiated with the successful applicant and will reflect their experience and qualifications.
Excellent recreational activities available e.g. Fishing, diving, hunting etc.
Comfortable four bedroom house with sea views provided

Potential work for partner in accommodation division

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Masterton

Listed:

29-01-2019

Closes:

01-03-2019

Reference:

76163