Skilled Farm Maintenance/Operator

$55,000 - $75,000 yearly
  • MW Farms
  • May 20, 2020
Full time Contracting Dairy Farm Services

Job Description

We are looking for someone to join our team located 20 minutes out of Oamaru to assist in supporting our 3 dairy farms and associated runoffs.

We are looking for a multi- skilled person that has a passion for farming and its on-going development.

The position has become available due to overseas staff being unable to get back into NZ due to Covid-19.

The successful applicant must be able to competently carry out some or all of the below tasks.

Ag Cultivation and Drilling, Balage /Silage, Fert Spreading, Feeding Out, Post Driving.

Mechanical and Engineering skills. 

Carry out earthworks.

Construction and building skills.

Farm maintenance skills.

Stock skills.

Irrigation development and design.

A background in a Trade or Tertiary education would be an advantage.

You must take pride in your work and be tidy, be able to work unsupervised in an efficient and timely manner, and be able to prioritise work.

On farm accommodation can be provided.

Remuneration and working hours are negotiable depending on applicants skills and ability.

If this position sounds like you please email us your CV.

You can check us out on our websitewww.marchwoodfarms.co.nz or facebook Marchwood Farms Ltd.