Shepherd General - Goudies Farm (copy)

Waikato - Central Plateau - Reporoa
Livestock Operations – Genetics
Permanent - On Farm
Goudies Farm, Romney Stud
 
We are looking for an experienced Shepherd to join our team at our iconic Goudies Station. The property is located 40 minutes from Taupo and supports 20,000 su sheep, deer and cattle, including 1500 hinds and 420 breeding cows, on 1,750ha of flat pumice land.
 
Goudies is the home of the Goudies Romney Stud, 3,000 fully recorded Romney ewes plus replacements that provide rams to farms throughout New Zealand.
 
This position comes with a one-bedroom cottage. The location offers fantastic recreational activities including hunting, fishing and tramping. 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.
 
You must be able to fit into a high performing team and be able to work unsupervised. A passion for genetics and performance is a must.
 
For more information, please contact Tim Bowron on 021 274 6338.
 
Apply below, including a brief covering letter and a current CV.
 
Applications close 5 pm, Sunday 15 December 2019
 
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.
 
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.