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Dairy Farm Assistant - Kotuku Dairy Unit

West Coast - Greymouth

We are looking for a positive and hardworking Dairy Farm Assistant to join our team on Kotuku Dairy Unit. Located 10 minutes from Lake Brunner and 25 minutes from Greymouth, Kotuku is a 425 effective ha block, milking up to 900 cows through a 60 bail rotary with ACR’s and MilkHub. You need to be a great team player and have good communication skills.

Responsibilities will include milking and general farm work.

The role comes with excellent accommodation and the location offers easy access to a range of outdoor recreational activities.

You will bring: 

  • A positive attitude and a minimum of 1 year dairy farming experience
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
  • Effective communication skills
  • First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
  • Self-motivation and initiative
  • Pride in your work and surrounding environment
  • Restricted or full NZ driver’s licence

We offer an attractive salary and regular time off. Currently running 6 on, 2 off (5 on 2 off for most of the year)

For further details about the role, contact Basil Westlake –  Farm Manager on 027 562 7198.

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

Applications close 5pm, Sunday 22nd September 2019.