Dairy Farm Assistant - July Til December

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Payment: $17.70 - $20.00 Location: Cambridge/Te Awamutu
Region: Waikato/Coromandel Experience: Experience Necessary

Looking for New Zealand dairy farming experience?

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a farm assistant to join us for calving and mating. We are located between Cambridge and Te Awamutu, Waikato (centrally located for travelling the North Island).

 

The farm is 85Ha (210 acres) and is just a 10 minute drive from the nearest town. Located in the Waikato region, a great place to live and work. We milk 260 cows twice a day. The Jersey cross herd is milked through a  26 a side herringbone shed. You would work alongside us as the share milkers, gaining hands on experience from calving and calf rearing through to pasture management.

 

We are looking for someone to join our team who enjoys working outdoors, with animals and in a team as well as independently. The position is from the 1st of July until the 1st of December. We work on an 11 on 3 off roster. Depending on experience the pay will be $18.00/hour + 8% holiday pay and we guarantee a minimum of 40hrs/week. The accommodation available is a furnished one-bedroom flat.

 

If this position sounds right for you, please email your CV and a covering letter.
We look forward to hearing from you.