Senior Shepherd

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Shepherd to join our team here in the Hakataramea Valley.

We are a large scale sheep and beef station running 9000 ewes and 850 cows and generally finish all progeny. We have recently built 2 new sets of cattle yards and upgraded our main sheep yards.

The station is located 30 mins from Kurow and just over an hour to Oamaru and Tekapo.

We are also in close proximity to various rivers, lakes, ski fields and a strong rugby club.

The successful applicant would require a good team of dogs and have some experience with handling large numbers of stock. They will need to have good stockmanship, good communication and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

We offer a competitive remuneration package based on skills and experience.

Farm cottage available.

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

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Waitaki

Listed:

25-02-2019

Closes:

29-03-2019

Reference:

81862