JOB NUMBER: 1901

LISTED:19/05/2019 CLOSES:12/06/2019 

SKILL LEVEL: MID/HIGH

LOCATION: MANAIA

HOUSING: 3-BDRM

REMUNERATION: 55K-60K

Assistant Manager(2IC)

-Manaia 

Want to develop your skills and climb in the dairy

industry? This Assistant Management position will allow

for growth & development, helping you hone your skills

further into areas of management.

The Assistant Manager can expect to be involved in

the following:

- Milking & shed hygiene 

- Cow/calf collection & being a part of rearing

- Identification, treatment and recording of animal health

   issues

- Involvement in feed budgeting

- General farm maintenance

- Feeding out with tractor 

- Developing herd recording skills

This 158Ha Farm has good infrastructure with a 40 aside

herringbone shed, with new yards and workshop.

The 370-cow herd are milked once a day with a simple level 2/3 input feeding system in place. The Assistant Manager will report directly to the sharemilker and will ideally have 3 seasons farming experience, those with less experience may be considered for the role. Candidates must be reliable, honest, have a sense of initiative and be goal driven.

 

On offer is;

- Progression towards farm management

- Support & training opportunities

- Flexibility with hours and rostered time off farm

- Great amenities & schooling options

- Close to Hawera/beach

There is flexible rostered time off consisting of 6 days on, 2 days off. The average hours worked per week are 42-50 over the season, as well as a negotiable base salary of up to $60,000 a nice three-bedroom home with a wood burner is provided as a part of the package. 

For more information about this position, please contact Cheval Graham on 027-740-7926 Please apply online at www.farmtask.co.nz/apply . Please note that pre-employment drug and criminal vetting will be undertaken in accordance with Farmtask's recruitment terms & conditions.