Shepherd / General

Job Description

Shepherd / General

We're looking for a Shepherd/General to work with us on Waiwera Station.

Waiwera is 670ha sheep and beef property in the Tararua Region. The farm is 25mins from Pahiatua and 45mins over the hill to Palmerston North.

The role will involve stock work, tractor work, repair and maintenance, fencing and general farm practices.

You must be able to work independently when required and look after the place/stock in the absence of the Farm Manager

We are looking for someone with the following:

• 3+ YEARS SHEEP AND BEEF
EXPERIENCE
• 2-4 working dogs under good control
• Good fencing skills essential eg fence
repair, maintenance and new fencing using
tractor and thumper.
• Mechanical and heavy machinery skills
• Keeps accurate farm records
• Great communication skills
• Can follow instruction and use their
initiative.
• Have a positive attitude towards health &
safety

We will provide the successful applicant:

• a competitive remuneration package based
on experience
• a safe working environment
• a tidy, warm, refurbished 3 bedroom plus
office home

For further information contact Henry James 0273838901.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Referees will be required and applications may be required to complete a drug test.

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

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Tararua

Listed:

25-02-2019

Closes:

28-03-2019

Reference:

81863