Shepherd General

  • Paratu Farming Ltd
  • Jun 25, 2021
Full time Drystock

Job Description

Shepherd General

Paratu Farming Ltd consists of two farms, totalling 1150ha. Located in Central Hawkes Bay.

Paratu is 800ha of flat to medium hill country, 12kms to Waipukurau. Paratu has breeding ewes, fattens lambs, trades and fattens bulls/steers.

Pinecroft is 350ha of mainly terraced river flats, approx 15 mins from Waipawa. This block is predominantly run as a lamb and steer finishing block.

Paratu Farming Ltd is seeking an experienced Shepherd General who is-

* Self motivated 

* Reliable 

* Enthusiastic 

* Tidy 

* An excellent communicator

Your main role is handling the day to day running of the Pinecroft block on a sole basis. 

You will also need to work alongside the owner at Paratu when required.

Ideally you would need 2-4 dogs and have a full drivers license.

This position will provide plenty of variety from stock work, digger and tractor driving, fencing and general duties.


Ph: Richard - 0274 905412