Farm Manager, Otarahanga Farm

  • Atahaia Consultancy
  • Nov 16, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Farm Manager, Otarahanga Farm

On the doorstep of a hunter’s paradise

Otarahanga Farm is located in Kawerau and borders the Kawerau community, the Rotoma Scenic Reserve, and Tarawera Land Company Forest.

Of the total of 1,130 ha, 600 ha are in radiata forest, on the 200ha flats 50ha are in lucerne and 150 ha in grass which is sold as winter feed. The grazing land of 125ha is a gentle to moderate slope which is used for dairy support and for R1 and R2 grazing.

Tuwharetoa mai Kawerau ki te Tai have created this new role and are seeking a Farm Manager to manage the current operations on farm but specifically to look at other options for land use which align with their vision of high value products and a more intensive farming operation.

Your experience as a farmer is crucial as well as your entrepreneurial spirit to develop the whenua to its best potential. You will work collaboratively with the CEO on developing options for the farm, the forestry team as well as training providers to support farm training initiatives for rangatahi.

This is an opportunity to join a team that are dedicated to achieving the best results from the assets they manage on behalf of their owner.

This is a permanent full-time position, and you must have the right to work in New Zealand. To discuss the role further, call Marama on 021 505 509 and to apply send your CV and covering letter to

Applications close 5pm, 3 December 2021.