Senior Shepherd and Shepherd General

  • Integrated Foods Ltd
  • Apr 27, 2020
Full time Drystock

Job Description

We’re hiring! This advert is for multiple positions.

We are looking for a Senior Shepherd and Shepherd General to join our team.

Based in the Gisborne region, this property is over 1600ha of sheep and beef farming and is predominantly steep hill country.

Senior Shepherd

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 4 years experience in a Shepherd or Senior Shepherd role
  • Experience on horseback (80% of the work is done on horse)
  • A capable team of dogs (minimum of 6)
  • Sound stockmanship
  • Great initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Commitment to ongoing learning and further development
  • Desire to take the next step in their career and thinking about their long term career
  • Understanding and commitment to health and safety
  • A love for big country and great mustering.

Shepherd General

The ideal candidate will have:

  • An experienced and capable team of dogs (minimum of 3 broken in)
  • Experience on horseback (80% of the work is done on horse)
  • Great initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Understanding and commitment to health and safety
  • A love for big country and great mustering.

 If you think you are a suitable candidate for the role please apply on the NZ Farming Jobs website or for confidential enquiries contact the People and Safety Advisor on 027 568 9945.

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