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Dairy Farm Assistant - Ajax Dairy Unit

Central Plateau - Taupo

This is your chance to join New Zealand’s largest farming organisation and help with our business transformation. We want customers to know they can trust the quality of our products and farming and Kiwis to be proud of what we do. Landcorp’s Pamu farms are about farming smart and with care.

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opening for a Dairy Farm Assistant to join our team on Ajax Dairy Unit. You will need to bring a positive attitude and a strong willingness to learn. Ajax is located near Taupo and is a 345 ha property, which will milk approximately 900 cows through a 54 bail rotary shed. The successful candidate will be expected to assist with daily farming duties that include milking, feeding out and stock work.

This role includes comfortable on-farm accommodation. It is within close proximity to a range of recreational activities which include trout fishing, hunting and mountain biking. The ski fields are located nearby.

What you will bring

  • A minimum of 1 year dairy farming experience preferred
  • An exceptional attitude to health and safety
  • The ability to work unsupervised
  • A great work ethic and effective communication skills
  • Must be reliable and take pride in your work/environment
  • Restricted or full drivers licence

We offer an attractive salary with additional benefits, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.

For more information about the role, please call Mason Smith – Farm Manager on 027 406 5597.

Landcorp is committed to providing a safe workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and a criminal background check.

You must have a legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role. Apply below, including a brief covering letter and current CV.

Applications close 5 pm, Tuesday 19th September 2017.