Wairaki Station is a 30,000 su sheep and beef finishing property in Blackmount, Western Southland.
Wairaki Station lies at the base of the Takitimu Mountains and is a "fully developed" rolling to flat property. It is 3,600 ha, has good infrastructure, modern machinery and employs a Stock Manager, 3 Shepherd/Generals, Ag Manager/Tractor Driver and part-time Handyman.
We require a person to organise and manage (alongside owners and outside contractors) our agriculture work:
* 200 ha annual regrassing
* 200 ha annual brassicas
* other ag work - spraying/mowing etc
* maintenance fencing
* workshop skills
* occasional stockwork
The applicant must communicate well, show initiative, take pride in their work and work well in our awesome team (#wairakiwarriors).
We offer a competitive salary (relevant to experience), additional allowances and benefits, new workshop facilities, as well as a well maintained four bedroom home if required.
Wairaki is in a beautiful location, 20 mins from Tuatapere and 45 mins from Te Anau, with Primary School (year 8) bus at gate. We have great hunting, fishing and boating nearby and a small, but welcoming community.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Whether you're looking for the job to start your career or just want to learn some great new skills YouthFull is here to help by giving you the skills and the opportunities to make either of these things happen.
79 St Georges Bay Rd, Parnell, Auckland 1052