Farm Manager

$70,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • BakerAg
  • May 02, 2022
Full time Drystock

Job Description

Are you an efficient and dynamic Farm Manager that’s detail focused and enjoys finishing livestock? 

Our client is seeking a Farm Manager on 1060ha with 130ha under irrigation located just 5 minutes from Masterton.  Around 16,000 lambs are finished annually, alongside a yearling bull policy and spring hogget grazing across the 3 blocks that form the business.

The property has undergone a development programme and the infrastructure supports high performance and ease of management. The farm owner has established a strong business and is wanting to take on other roles in the greater business. The manager will have support from the owner and Farm Consultant.

Key responsibilities of the role are setting stock policies and managing the stock and team to continue to achieve high performance.  Experience with irrigation, Farmax and Focus would be highly desirable but proven performance as a finishing farm manager is most important. The successful applicant will have:

  • Prior experience leading people
  • A positive and efficient approach to farming
  • Proven livestock finishing performance

The farm offers some hunting opportunities and recreational activities on the 9ha water reservoir.  As well as a good remuneration package is the benefit of being close to town and excellent primary and secondary schooling.

Please send your application to by 20th May 2022.