Dairy Assistant

Job Description

This is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

Live and work in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.

Pukaki Flats Farming is located near Lake Pukaki on Simons Pass Station with mountains, lakes and rivers all at your doorstep.

Just a short 20 minutes drive to Twizel or Tekapo.

We are an innovative farming business looking for someone to join our dairy team in the role of Dairy Assistant.

Two positions are available.

We are milking 1650 cows through a new 80 bale rotary shed with ACR’s, Protrack, EZ Heat camera and in shed feeding.

Whilst some experience milking cows would be helpful, if you have the right attitude and are keen to learn we would love to hear from you. 

Great communication skills will be key, and the ability to work as part of a high performing team.

We want someone who understands the importance of health and safety on farm, and is keen to upskill.

All applicants MUST already be in New Zealand, hold a current NZ drivers licence, NZ residency OR a valid work visa.

Applicants are subject to Police, ACC checks, and alcohol and drug testing.

If you believe you have the qualities we are looking for, we would love to hear from you.

Please email your cover letter and CV along with at least two references that can be reached by phone.

A competitive remuneration package is offered with shared on-farm accommodation.

Dairy Assistant

Pukaki Flats Farming Limited Partnership

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:

Hours are variable

Location:

Mackenzie

Wage:

$20.00 - $25.00 per hour

Listed:

06-05-2021

Closes:

20-05-2021

Reference:

440015-ORT