After 18+ years our Shepherd General is leaving our operation for a new challenge. We are looking to replace him with an experienced, positive, motivated, stock manager with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. This position is initially 2IC to the owner with the potential for extended management duties for the right applicant.
This position is open to individuals or couples, with the potential to hire a couple as a team.
The successful applicant will be responsible for managing 8000 stock units on a 2300 acre property in North Taranaki consisting of high performing Romney ewes and Angus breeding cows on a day to day basis, and thus will require a well-controlled team of stock safe dogs to undertake this responsibility.
To apply you will need to have:
A warm 4 bedroom home with office and ample shed storage is offered. A primary school is located in the district with school bus transport.
Remuneration will be discussed with applicants who are successfully shortlisted for the position. Bonuses are offered for achieving key performance objectives.
Please apply by sending your current CV and at least 2 references before 1 November
Applicants should be New Zealand residents or have a valid New Zealand work visa.