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X1 Calf Rearer - Dairy Farm

Payment: Accommodation & Paid ($16.50 - $22.00/hr Negotiable based on experience)
Location: Hororata - Selwyn, Canterbury
Region: Christchurch & Canterbury
Experience: No Experience Necessary

FULL TIME CALF REARING POSITION - HORORATA, DARIFELD, CANTERBURY

50 minutes West of CHCH Airport

Owner operated dairy farm

1,300 cows.  Rear 350 replacements.

We are coming into our fourth season of our dairy conversion West of Hororata.  Dougal and Alana (Farm owners) are in their mid 30's and have two young children.  

All wet weather gear and gumboots provided.

Calf rearing is physical work and very repetitive plus dirty.  Need to enjoy working with animals and be fit!  

Brand new, fully furnished accomodation available for rent on farm.  $50/week plus shared WIFI and Electricity bill.

1st August onwards.  Extra work available if required i.e. relief milking and general dairy farm duties.  We feed calves out to early November!  August and September are the busiest months.

On average 30 hours / week across the 3 month period.

Twice day feeding

You would be working with one other.

6:1 roster

Should you have existing dairy or calf feeding experience higher pay rate available

5 permanent staff on farm

New and sunny calf sheds.

APPLICANTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT AND VALID WORKING VISA PLUS DRIVERS LICENSE.  No crimminal convictions. Non-smokers prefferred.  

  

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