Dairy Farm Assistant

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Payment: $16.50 - $18.00 Location: Methven
Region: Christchurch & Canterbury Experience: Limited Experience Necessary

Dairy Farm Assistant – Fixed term

We are currently seeking a farm assistant from 20 July 2018 for approximately 3 months, maybe longer for the right candidate to assist with the upcoming calving and mating period at Methven, Canterbury.

Your duties will include:

  • Milking 550 cows in a 40 bale rotary
  • Putting up break fences
  • Checking cows
  • Moving irrigation
  • Identifying mastitis
  • Assisting with calving
  • Collecting new born calves
  • Riding a motorbike and quad bike

You must have fluent spoken English and a valid work visa.  This position is for one person only.  The farm is smoke free and drug free.