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
- Milking & shed hygiene
- Cow/calf collection & being a part of rearing
- Identification, treatment and recording of animal health
- 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.