Dairy Farm Assistant - Resolution Dairy - Fixed Term

Waikato - Taupō
Dairy Operations – Resolution Dairy Unit /
Fixed Term - On Farm /
On-site
- Competitive salary
- Fixed-term - asap start till end of January 2025
- Drive on position
 
Join our close-knit team on Resolution milking 1,080 cows at peak through a 60-bail rotary.
 
The Opportunity
Pāmu is looking for an enthusiastic Dairy Farm Assistant to join our team on Resolution Dairy Unit. This is a drive on (fixed-term position – asap start till end of January 2025)
 
You will join our close-knit team, and your main responsibilities will include milking, fencing, feeding out and stock work. 
 
The Farm
Resolution Dairy Unit is a seasonal supply dairy farm in a farm complex of 19, with 525 effective ha milking 1,080 cows at peak through a 60-bail rotary. 

It’s got a close-knit team that performs well and has good housing and facilities, including an in-shed feeder and milk hub data system.  We offer 104 rostered days off per season, so you’ll be able to have a life outside of work.
 
About You
You will bring a positive can-do attitude, with passion and enthusiasm for dairy farming. Ideally, you will also have:
·         A minimum of 1 seasons’ experience in dairy farming (preferred)
·         Any dairy or livestock related qualifications would be an advantage
·         First class attitude to Health and Safety, Animal Welfare and Environmental Management
·         Great team player and effective communication skills
·         Restricted or full NZ driver’s licence
 
Benefits
We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.
Apply Now
Applications close Sunday 07 July 2024.
We’ll be interviewing candidates as they come in so, please apply now.
 
For an informal chat about the role, please contact Reece Goodley, Farm Manager on goodleyr@landcorp.co.nz

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. We are unable to accept applicants on temporary work visas for permanent opportunities.

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.  

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. To see what it's like to work in our Dairy team, click on this link to see A Day In The Life of a Dairy Assistant at Pāmu, or to learn about what our Livestock team is all about, click on this link to see A Day In The Life of a Shepherd at Pāmu.

Pāmu is the brand name for Landcorp Farming Limited, and successful applicants will be employed by Landcorp Farming Limited.