Dairy Support Stock Manager

Job Description

Are you a self-starter looking for your next challenge? Do you enjoy working on your own or as part of a team, having responsibility for your own blocks, working to a well-developed plan, with support from your manager and business team?

We offer a competitive salary and a great supportive family environment. Our 8 dairy support blocks cover 1200 ha, wintering 4500 cows & 1600 R2 heifers, 1600 calves and up to 250 bulls providing for 9 dairy farms, all in Central Hawkes Bay. Being a family owned business that is part of the local community we value our reputation and strive to be the best place to work.

The successful applicant will have:
• a minimum of 2 years’ experience in pasture and stock management,
• at least a restricted driver’s license – be able to drive a tractor and feed out wagon,
• be physically fit and strong
• be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and
• be a New Zealand Resident or have a valid work visa.

As a Dairy Stock Manager your responsibilities will be:
• To work safely and follow all safe work processes and policies
• To ensure the plan for your blocks is achieved
• Pasture management and observing feed levels
• Care for and handle stock
• Machinery operation and maintenance
• Reporting and communicating of general farm information

To apply for this great opportunity send your cv. to liss@belgroup.co.nz, for more information see www.belgroup.co.nz or contact Nicola 06 858 8921.

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

Job type:

Full Time