Livestock Worker

Job Description

South Pacific Meats Malvern is seeking a suitably experienced Livestock Worker for our stock yards to fill a vacancy in the new season.

Responsibilities include: receiving stock, completing all documentation and preparing kill agendas, animal welfare, cleaning and presenting stock for processing.

Successful applicants must demonstrate the following:

* Patrolling, inspecting and reporting on the condition of livestock
* Previous experience in a similar role
* Excellent stockmanship, with an empathy for animal welfare
* Sound understanding of compliance and regulatory requirements
* A commitment to health and safety
* Attention to detail
* Providing livestock with feed and water
* Assisting with maintaining the health and welfare of livestock
* Herding sheep and keeping mobs separate
* Be able to work on a roster including weekends

We require a clear drug test and a copy of ACC history before applicants can be considered for a position at our plant.

If you are looking to be challenged, want to join a successful, growing organisation and one of these positions interests you, please forward your CV and ACC history:

Post: James McFarlane, Personnel Coordinator, PO Box 8, Rolleston 7643.

Email: spm.applications@affco.co.nz

Phone: 03 347 6681.

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

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Christchurch City

Listed:

27-02-2019

Closes:

31-03-2019

Reference:

82440