Drive In Shepherd and General Farm Hand.

  • Rockburn Farming Co
  • May 17, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Rockburn is a 540ha family owned farm located 15 minutes from Geraldine, South Canterbury.

We are looking for a general farm hand with some experience and an interest in livestock. The farm currently runs 2800 Ewes, 100 bulls and 300 Wagyu.

This role is split between stock work and farm maintenance, and includes:

Drenching, vaccinating, weighing and moving stock

R&M of fences and water systems

Tractor and machinery operation

Weed control and other general tasks

 

The ideal applicant will have:

One or two dogs under good control

Ability to safely operate an ATV, motorbike and Tractor on hill country

Fencing and general farm maintenance skills

Attention to detail including accurate record keeping

Be honest, reliable and willing to learn

Be able to work independently or as part of a team

Have experience in stock handling

 

 Salary to be negotiated.

You need to hold a NZ drivers license.

 

If this is you, please send a cover letter and CV including two references to:

ecchapman@farmside.co.nz

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