Days and hours of work: 12 on, 2 off roster. Peak season hours 70-80/week, other times of year 40-60/week.
400 Cow dairy farm. Herd manager responsible for stock management, feeding of all supplements to livestock, calving, grazing, shed effluent disposal, electric fence maintenance, water supply maintenance, animal health care, rearing calves and keeping accurate herd records. Responsibility for cleanliness and hygiene of farm dairy and general farm tidiness including weeds. Includes driving to other farms to move grazing stock. This position communicates regularly with owners regarding issues with colleagues, pasture, supplement feed requirements, animal health, vehicle and machinery issues, accidents or incidents. Manage the Farm Assistant at all times unless otherwise negotiated. Peat farm located in Hauraki Plains. Shared accommodation with other staff.
Full Time, Permanent
Hours of work:
Hours are variable
$60,000 - $70,000 per annum