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Dairy Farm Assistant - Mayfield Dairy Unit

Canterbury - Ashburton

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 are looking for a highly motivated Farm Assistant to join our team on Mayfield Dairy Unit, located 15 minutes from Ashburton. This 382 ha property will milk approximately 1050 cows this season through a 60 bail rotary with ACR’s, MilkHub technology and an in-shed feeding system.

Main responsibilities will include milking, tractor driving, fencing and general farm duties. The ideal candidate will have strong health and safety awareness, be a positive team player and have the ability to work unsupervised. This role includes a 3 bedroom house with a double garage.

What you will bring:

  • An exceptional attitude to health and safety
  • Minimum one year NZ dairy farming experience preferred
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • The ability to work unsupervised and a good eye for detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Take pride in their work and surrounding environment
  • Restricted or full driver’s licence

We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.

For more details about the role, please ring David Fitch – Farm Manager on 027 839 4983.

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

Applications close 5 pm, Wednesday 27th September 2017.