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Relief Milker - Ashburton

Payment: Paid Position ($17)
Location: Ashburton
Region: Christchurch & Canterbury
Experience: Experience Necessary

We are currently seeking a relief milker/ temporary dairy assistant, on a dairy farm 30mins from Ashburton. This role will commence at ASAP and could be on an ongoing basis, or alternatively could be about 2-3 months’ work.  This role will be full days of work, and on a roster of 6 days on 2 off.  

Farm duties include:

  •  Milking morning and afternoons, on a roster system. 
  • Getting cows in and moving break fences
  • General farm duties, working outdoors. 

You will need the following skills and experience:

  • Experience with dairy or agricultural farming ( desirable).
  • Happy with early starts, 100% punctual and reliable.
  • Wanting to learn new skills and gain experience in NZ farming practices.

There is also single furnished accommodation provided, that will be a weekly fee. PPE gear  will need to provide. You will need to provide your own food.  Alternately you can commute from Ashburton, this role is base south of Ashburton.

You would be part of a small team that expects that everyone pulls together and gets the task at hand completed. You would need to have a current drivers licence and also a vehicle to get to and from the farm.

A high level of English is necessary and you will also need to have a current working visa and be prepared to work at least 2-3 months’ work.

Please DO NOT apply for this role if you do not hold a current working visa.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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