Stock Manager

  • Rotoiti Limited
  • Feb 10, 2020
Full time Drystock

Job Description

Rotoiti Limited are looking for a capable and driven person to manage the stock and day to day running of our 635 hectare farm. This is a family owned farm and the candidate must be confident to be able to often work with sole charge of the property. This is a new venture and we are proposing to run 2000 fine wool ewes, with a further 2300 trading stock, mostly cattle.

Located in the Waikari Valley North Canterbury. The farm consists of rolling hills with some steeper country and flats.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Confident working on their own on a day to day basis
  • Minimum 3-4 years experience shepherding
  • Has a good team of dogs
  • Driven and shows passion to succeed and drive the property production
  • Reliable and has excellent communication

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent stockmanship and pastoral management, particularly grazing management and feed budgeting.  

This is a very exciting opportunity for an up and coming farmer wanting to take on a bit more.