Stock Manager - Dawson Downs Farm

Otago - Balclutha, New Zealand /
Livestock Operations – Livestock /
Permanent - On Farm
·         Are you an experienced individual looking for a Stock Manager role?
·         Do you have strong animal husbandry skills and looking to grow your career?
·         Stock Manager, Dawson Downs Farm, Balclutha
We have an opening for a Stock Manager to join us on Dawson Downs. Located close to town, 10 minutes south of Balclutha, this property is 900 ha and finishes up to 30,000 lambs, 600 head of cattle and 800 yearling deer. The country is intensively developed with high standard of improvements and forage species.
The individual will be motivated, be a great team player and have proven stock management experience.
We provide training and development, a great team culture and the chance to be part of a progressive organisation. This role works closely with the Farm Manager to ensure overall planning and farming operations are carried out effectively to achieve business objectives. The ideal candidate will be someone who has extensive farm experience or is ready for new challenges within the sheep and beef industry.
On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package and a comfortable 3 bedroom fully insulated house. The location offers easy access to a range of recreational activities including the local rugby club. School bus passes the farm gate.
For more information about the role, please contact Cody Beck – Farm Manager on 027 483 6037.
Pāmu provides 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 5pm, Wednesday 16th September 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.