We are a 2000ha family run breeding/finishing property. Split between three properties Kenmore, Mamaku and Longridge. Two are adjoining with one being just up road. The farm is located 10-15mins east of Masterton.
Currently running approximately 10000 ewes , 3000 replacement ewe hoggets, 400 cows (beef/dairy) and 400 r1 bulls
This job opportunity would suit a person who is wanting to take the next step, with a chance to run our 200ha hogget lambing/finishing block under the guidance of owner and stock manager. Whilst still working in on the main block. This gives a good balance to the job, with a mixture of duties , with scope to gain more responsibilities as you progress.
-Understanding grazing management along with a keen eye for animal health.
-minimum of 2 working dogs
-Knowledge of general farm maintenance with ability to preform R&M on fences and water systems.
-Ability to operate farm machinery
-A good team player working in with a team of 4 others
-Good communication skills via farm app and face to face is key to the job, and more crucial as responsibilities grow.
On offer is a good salary package which will be based around experience , along with three bedroom house.
As mentioned farm is located 15mins from Masterton with local school just down road.