Aug 19, 2019


$50,000 - $60,000 yearly
  • Te Awahohonu Forest Trust
  • Tikokino, New Zealand
Full time Drystock

Job Description

Due to expansion a position has become available on Gwavas Station.

We require a motivated Shepherd to join our strong team. Gwavas is a high performing finishing property in Central Hawkes Bay, wintering 15’000 su which has flat to rolling aspects.

We are looking for a person who is passionate about the Industry while looking to increase their knowledge and skills within a very supportive team, with 3 current staff, this 4th position could suit either a junior or experienced Shepherd/General. 

We want to hear from you if you have the following attributes;


  • Have good Stock sense.
  • Have well controlled working dogs.
  • Can work alone and in a team environment.
  • Have the enthusiasm to achieve targets.
  • Have a current driver’s licence.
  • Are self-motivated, honest and reliable.
  • Have basic knowledge around general Farm work.


We have to offer:


  • 3 Bedroom cottage with primary school bus at gate for a married or single person.
  • The main highway location gives excellent access to Hastings & Waipukurau.
  • A well-developed sheep and beef operation set up with good access, facilities and resources.
  • A competitive remuneration package.
  • Support and extra training where required.
  • A variety within your work.


To apply for this Position;

Including CV and references to: [email protected]

Carl Read - Jones

Operations Manager

Gwavas Station

5470, SH50, RD 4

Waipawa 4274.


Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


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