Experienced Dairy Assistants

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Payment: $25 Location: Ashburton
Region: Christchurch & Canterbury Experience: Experience Necessary

Dairy Assistant

Work among the world’s most amazing scenery. On your days off you will have outdoor activities right on your doorstep, including, tramping, ski fields, beaches, rafting, mountain biking, sky diving, fishing and more.

Max People have several clients looking for dairy assistants  this season.

We have the following roles:

  • Dairy assistants starting early June/July - min 6 months  
  • Roles for couples who have experience in the industry


  • Milking, getting cows in, plant wash down 
  • Assisting with calving and calf rearing
  • Animal health including feeding, giving treatments etc
  • Pasture management incl moving break fences
  • General farm duties
  • Machinery maintenance 
  • Weed spraying 


  • Previous experience on a dairy farm or working with livestock is required. 
  • You also must have good English
  • Willingness to learn 
  • Legal right to work in NZ (unable to support an AEWV)
  • Tractor or 2 wheel motorbike experience an advantage

Accommodation is provided on farm

Remuneration $24-$26 per hour

Note: While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those that meet the minimum requirement will be contacted. Please apply via the link below to ensure we have you CV on file. .

To start your adventure in New Zealand you need to apply via the link  with your CV - https://adr.to/stztoai