2x General Farm Hand over Summer

  • Big Hill Station
  • Oct 14, 2020
Seasonal Drystock

Job Description

We are looking for 2 fit, keen people to join our team over the busy summer period from November through till March. 

The role of the job would be to help in all tasks around the farm, which will include stock work, fencing and repairs and maintenance. Currently on farm there is a head shepherd, shepherd and machinery operator that you would be working with day to day. There is also another casual shepherd that helps in busy periods. Farm experience is preferred but not necessary as along as you have a good, hardworking attitude and willingness to learn.

Shared accommodation is provided in a 3 bedroom quarters and includes Internet, power, all cooking facilities and bedding. 

Being next to the ranges and a good trout fishing river there is a great opportunity for someone who’s keen on hunting and fishing to get stuck into it on their time off. There is 2 pubs in the Maraekakaho district 20 minutes away and the nearest town is  Havelock North/ Hastings which is a 45 minute drive.

On farm there will be an opportunity to work as many hours as you want for someone with good work ethic so there is a chance to earn some good amount of money over the summer.