Experienced Shepherd Springvale Station

$50,000 - $55,000 yearly
  • Rimanui Farms
  • Jul 20, 2021
Full time Drystock

Job Description


Springvale Station is part of the Rimanui Farms Group and is 40kms east of Taihape on a tar sealed road (Taihape-Napier Road), beside the Rangitikei River. The property is 3000ha, running a breeding finishing system with Romney ewes and Angus cattle. High quality improvements and infrastructure have allowed for steady increases to production over many years.

Springvale is looking to appoint an Experienced Shepherd. A successful applicant will have:

  • A good work ethic
  • Competent team of dogs
  • 2 or more years shepherding experience
  • Be able to work as part of a team and comfortable working alone when required
  • Good initiative, and decision making when needed
  • Good communication skills
  • A sense of humour
  • Be keen on advancing in the industry

The role offers a competitive salary, the opportunity to develop and advance on the station.  Single accommodation is provided including, sky tv, internet, cookshop for meals during weeknights.

Springvale is part of a wider community which offers a great place to socialise, with recreational activities on your doorstep.

Someone who is keen and has the right attitude needs to apply.  Usual pre-employment checks are done.  Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 


Contact:  Manager – Keith Lascelles

Telephone: 06 388 1456

Email: springvale@inspire.net.nz