Dairy Farm Manager - Bell Hill
West Coast - Greymouth, New Zealand /
Dairy Operations – Dairy /
Permanent - On Farm
Are you an experienced individual looking to grow your leadership skills? This could be your chance to succeed. Due to an internal transfer, we are searching for a Farm Manager who will lead our team on Bell Hill Dairy Unit which is located 10 minutes from Lake Brunner and 30 minutes from Greymouth. This 450 ha block will milk up to 930 cows through a 60 bale rotary shed with ACR’s and MilkHub.
As the Farm Manager, you will have a willingness to learn new systems and provide exceptional leadership to deliver strong results in line with Pāmu’s strategic aims and objectives. To succeed in this role, you must have extensive farming knowledge and have proven stakeholder and risk management skills.
You will be provided with a comfortable and modern 4-bedroom house with good primary and secondary schooling options nearby with bus at the gate. The location offers a friendly local community and is conveniently located to a wide range of outdoor recreational activities. We offer an attractive salary with additional benefits, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals. What more could you want?
What you will bring
· Extensive knowledge and experience in dairy farming
· Staff management experience and proven stakeholder and risk management skills
· Ability to use farm management technology systems and record keeping equipment
· Excellent time and communication skills
· First class attitude to Health and Safety, Animal Welfare and Environmental Management
· Current NZ driver’s licence
For more details about this opportunity, please ring Cameron Walker – Business Manager on 027 453 2168.
Applications close Monday 1st June 2020.
Pāmu provides a safe workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and undergo a criminal background check prior to being appointed.
To be eligible for this role, you must be available for an in-person interview and have unrestricted legal rights to work in New Zealand.
Our values are core to who we are at Pāmu and the way that we all work together. We are Grounded, Genuine, Bold, and Shoulder-to-Shoulder. To read more, click on this link to see them on our website.
Pāmu is recognised within New Zealand and internationally as standing for best practice and sustainability. We have a strong culture of safety and respect for the land, our people, and the animals under our care. We’re a State-Owned-Enterprise with a nationwide portfolio of farms that produce milk, beef, lamb, wool, venison, deer velvet, wood and more. Pāmu strives to be a leader in New Zealand agriculture, carefully creating natural products of high quality.