Fencer General - Centre Hill Station
Southland- Te Anau - Manapouri
Livestock Operations – Livestock
Permanent - On Farm
We have a great opportunity for a Fencer General to join our team on Centre Hill Station. The role involves carrying out new and repair fencing requirements as well as general farm maintenance work.
The Centre Hill Station team consists of seven permanent team members including a Fencer General who you’ll work closely with.
Centre Hill Station is centrally located 10 minutes north of Mossburn, 40 minutes from Te Anau and an hour from Invercargill, Gore or Queenstown. This 4400 ha property runs 35,000 su including 20,000 Romney ewes and 950 in-calf cows and heifers. The station is long (25 km) and narrow and a mixture of flat and rolling hill country. This is a great opportunity for a solid performer wishing to join our team and advance within a progressive organisation.
The key things we’re looking for include…
the ability to work by yourself or as part of a team
a good set of fencing skills and knowledge of using associated plant
good communication skills
a current New Zealand full driver’s licence
some knowledge of machinery use and some building skills would be an advantage
A recently renovated three bedroom house and a primary and secondary school bus service are available. Centre Hill Station is handy to the Oreti River and recreational activities such as hunting and fishing are minutes away.
For an informal chat about this role please call Robin Dean – Farm Manager, on 027 223 8049 or 03 249 7631
Pamu offers competitive remuneration and ongoing training opportunities.
Applications close Saturday 9th February 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.
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.
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.