We offer a growth opportunity for a progressive Farm Manager or Contract Milker in our business. This offer is flexible with the preference being that the successful candidate will have one year starting June 19 as a salaried farm manager then move on to a Contract Milking position for the 20/21 season.
Previous experience in large herd management on an irrigated NZ dairy farm is preferential. If you have a positive history in staff management, accuracy and confidence in maximising pasture harvest, proven results in reproductive management, financial awareness with a vision for their future in the industry, then this could be the opportunity for you.
The farm has peak milked over 920 cows, this season 850, through a 54-bale rotary. Milk production ranges from 380,000 to 430,000 kg MS from a 243 HA platform plus a 250 HA support block. The milking platform is virtually 100% irrigated with free draining silt soils.
A job description will be provided to preferred applicants on receipt of a CV with contact details for at least two referees. If possible we would look to offer interviews Wednesday April 17th and Thursday April 18th.
Remuneration or Contract details will be aligned with performance and good accommodation is included, suitable for a family if required.