General Farmhand

$46,000 - $48,000 yearly
  • Hakataramea Station
  • Jan 14, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Are you looking to start your agriculture career?  Energetic person required for a large 30,000SU sheep, beef and deer unit situated in the playground of the Hakataramea Valley.  Surrounded by lakes, rivers and mountains means loads of outdoor activity options for you to enjoy after a days work.  This family owned business will ensure the successful applicant variety in their work and provides a good opportunity to extend skills, gain experience and develop dogs.  The full-time position will include general stock work across all three classes of stock, irrigation, tractor work and general farm maintenance. 

We are looking to give someone a start in the agriculture sector.  While we prefer the applicant to have had some experience such as NCEA Ag or similar or come from a farming back ground this is not essential.   If you are willing to learn this job will allow you to grow your experience in stockmanship, dog handling, fencing, large machinery and general farm maintenance.  Applicant must;

  • Have good work ethic and the ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • Have tidy work habits and take pride in their work
  • Be honest and reliable

In return Hakataramea Station can offer you;

  • Single person’s quarters / power / lunches during the week
  • Good social community with opportunities for fishing, hunting, squash, netball, rugby and more
  • Situated only 20 minutes from service town of Kurow

 

Enquires and applications to:

Barry Gray

0274 318174

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