Shepherd General

$45,000 - $50,000 yearly
  • Foley Farming Enterprises Ltd
  • May 28, 2021
Full time Drystock

Job Description

We are in need of a motivated, honest and reliable shepherd general to start on a fixed term contract (June to November).


About us:

Foley Farming Enterprises Ltd is a 1000 ha operation in Central Hawkes Bay consisting of 3 blocks: a breeding block and 2 finishing blocks. The finishing blocks are located 1 minute apart from each other and situated only 15 minutes from Waipukurau and 30 minutes from Dannevirke. The finishing blocks look to be fattening upwards of 12000 lambs from June to November. Our focus is to finish our lambs on high octane pasture, as fast and efficiently as possible.


What we can offer:

  • Plenty of dog work
  • Opportunities to learn and progress your career
  • Remuneration package reflecting level of experience
  • A tidy 3 bedroom house


What we require:

  • Have 2+ years experience with sheep and cattle
  • 2-3 working dogs under good command
  • Positive attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Have a full drivers license


Applications close: 6th of June, 2021


Contact Will Foley for more information and an application form


                027 499 6947