General Farm Hand

Job Description

About us We farm 23 km out of Middlemarch and run 4000 ewes and 200 cows on our 2222ha property. We also run a further 400 cows on 800ha on a run block in the Pigroot. There is plenty of variety from day to day and with set hours it gives plenty of time to pursue personal interests. Qualifications & experience We are hoping to find a person who has a basic understanding of the skills required. Whether that be fencing, tractor driving or basic stock skills. A minimum of one years experience is preferred but a person who is keen to listen and learn would be considered. Tasks & responsibilities Your duties will vary daily and could include erecting new fences or maintenance, tractor driving, preparing paddocks for grass or winter feed and feeding out over the winter time. Stock work involves the usual duties depending on the season. Benefits Whilst working for us we have a small warm cottage with a wood burner and plenty of firewood. Reasonable power consumption is paid for as is the Internet. Some meat will also be supplied as part of the package deal

General Farm Hand

Huirapa Station

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:

Hours are variable




$20.00 - $25.00 per hour