This position involves calf rearing, weed spraying, setting up of break fences, fixing of permanent fences, helping with pasture management and the milking on a 6 days on 2 days off roster of 1000 jersey cows through a 80 bail rotary shed, with in shed grain feeding, delpro computer system, automatic cup removers. The farm is 325 hectares of rolling hill land beween Timaru and Waimate. Must be able to ride two and four wheel motorbikes, have some knowledge of vehicle maintenance and be able to follow farm safety policies. Shared accommodation is available on farm in a 3 bedroom home. Lawns and gardens are maintained by the owner.
Hours of work:
$21.00 - $50.00