Assistant Farm Manager

Job ID 22514714
Waikato, Waikato
Full-time
Listed on 4 Jun 2024

About this job

Miranda based employer is looking for an Assistant Dairy Farm Manager- 2IC You will be working on a 280 cow winter milk dairy farm with 30-a-side herringbone on a 125 hectare farm alongside the contract milker. Duties include: • Assisting the manager with daily operational tasks, such as feeding and milking. • Animal health and effluent management. • Operating motorbikes and tractors. • Solving milk quality issues as per farm policy. • Cleaning and maintaining the milking plant and farm dairy equipment. • Assisting and reporting calvings. • Recording and identifying all health issues and appropriate treatments for animals. • Rearing calves • General farm maintenance. • Carrying out hygiene tasks. A three-bedroom accommodation is available with this vacancy for $300.00 (deducted from wages).

To apply, email CV to Melissa.Camacho002@msd.govt.nz with the Job ID in the subject line and include details about your suitability for the role.

Job Requirements

Must hold a full Class 1 Drivers Licence Must pass MOJ and pre-employment drug test. Must have at least one year experience Must be physically fit, as the role require heavy lifting Must be aware of On-Farm Compliance

Days of work
12 days on - 2 days off ( 5:30 am - 5:00 pm) (48 hours per week)
Pay Details
$70,000.00-75,000.00
Job Category
Livestock Farm Workers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required
Yes

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