Dairy farm Assistant

  • Moffitt Dairy
  • Feb 24, 2020
Full time Dairy

Job Description

Role-Farm Assistant


Work Type Permanent - Full Time Job

Start ASAP

We are seeking a motivated person who has a passion for the dairy industry. We have an opportunity for a farm assistant to join us on a 1000 Ha flat farm milking 4000 cows. The farm is irrigated via pivots and sprinklers. It is located 13 kms from Temuka, South Canterbury. The successful candidate must be able to work in a team environment.

The role includes but is not limited too:


Shed hygiene

Getting in cows

Assisting with mating

Assisting with feed allocation (break fencing)

Shifting irrigation (sprinklers)

Weed control

Keeping the farm tidy

Any other job required

The successful candidate should:

Be willing to learn.

Be hardworking.

Be reliable and trustworthy.

Have a passion for the industry and enjoy the job.

Have a NZ driving licence.

Be eligible to work in NZ.

Be able to pass an initial drug test and also random drug testing when required.

Accommodation available.

Pay based off experience.