Dairy Farm Assistant - Endeavour

Waikato - Central Plateau - Reporoa, New Zealand /
Dairy Operations – Dairy /
Permanent - On Farm
Endeavour dairy unit is part of Pāmu’s Wairakei estate located 20 km north of Taupo in the central north island. We are looking for a motivated dairy assistant to join our team ASAP. Endeavour is 765ha and has excellent facilities including 60 bale rotary shed with meal feeders and milk hub. The farm also has a cow barn for 800 cows. We run a split calving system with 700 cows calving in the autumn and 1100 in the spring.

This is no ordinary farm and we are looking for an extraordinary person to fit into our team of 10 full time staff including our long term farm manager. Due to the size of the team you need to be able to relate to people from different backgrounds and be willing to learn.

Endeavour has a history of training people that move forward in the dairy industry so personal development is a priority for us with training provided to help you achieve your goals.

You must also bring:
·       Be reliable
·       Have the ability to work unsupervised
·       A first class attitude towards health and safety and animal welfare.
·       Good communication skills.
·       Either a restricted or full time drivers licence.
·       Passion for the dairy industry.
·       Take pride in their working environment
 
 The position comes with a three bedroom home and competitive remuneration package and fantastic roster. School busses are available at the gate and there are plenty of recreational activities located nearby.

For more details about the role, please contact Carl Hine on 027 206 0681.

We are committed to providing a safe workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and a criminal background check.
You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role. Apply below, including a brief covering letter and a current CV.

Applications close 12th October 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.