Shepherd General

Job Description

A position has become available due to the current 2IC moving into farm ownership. We are looking for someone who can take charge and lead junior staff in all aspects of farming and are happy to work in a team environment. Overhill consists of 1750 hectares running 5,700 perendale breeding ewes and 280 angus cows. We have a high standard of stock handling facilities and modern vehicles and machinery.

Overhill is in development mode and getting great results. The successful applicant will be required to:

* Have 3-5 years farming experience
* Have a minimum of 3-4 working dogs under good command
* Clean and current drivers license
* Good stockmanship and common sense
* The ability to lead and work as part of a team

We offer a 5 bedroom house with school bus at the gate to local Lawrence Area School from year 1 to 13. Hunting and fishing on door step.

Remuneration package based on experience.

The position is available from 15th March 2019.

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

Job type:

Full Time


South Otago