Due to the last two shepherds moving around within the business to upskill and broaden their skills we have a great opportunity for a new shepherd general to join our team!
Twinbridges is an easy rolling hill country, breeding/finishing unit. Located 45 minutes north of Feilding and 5 minutes from Apiti Village. The farm is 900ha running 9000su. Wintering 4300 ewes, 1150 hogget's,150 breeding cows and 320 R1&R2 cattle.
We are looking for a reliable shepherd general to assist in the day-to-day running of our sheep and beef property. The job comprises of a mixture of 60% stock work and 40% fencing and other general duties.
The successful applicant will be someone who:
The farm is close to a great pub and on the doorstep of the Ruahine Range for hunting, fly fishing and tramping. A recently renovated 3 bedroom house is provided along with a competitive salary and package. Twin Bridges runs in conjunction with two other properties in the Manawatu. There will be opportunities to help out on these farms to learn other skills and systems and to be part of a wider team.