Shepherd / Senior Shepherd - Panekiri Station

Hawkes Bay - Central Hawkes Bay - Waipawa, New Zealand /
Livestock Operations – Livestock /
Permanent - On Farm
We have an opportunity for a Senior Shepherd to join our team at Panekiri Station.
If you’re passionate about dog work and mustering in the hill country, this could be the role for you!
Panekiri is an iconic 9,000ha / 5,200ha effective hill country station running 50,000 su located in the Northern Hawkes Bay, 40km northwest of Wairoa and about 2 hours from Napier Airport.
Depending on your experience, there’s room to take on plenty of responsibility within this role. There will be a wide range of duties including sheep and cattle work as well general work. You may be a Shepherd ready to take the next step or a Senior Shepherd looking for further development.
To be successful in the role you’ll have a great attitude, be a team player and bring an excellent work ethic.
Ongoing training and personal development will be tailored to the successful applicant, to help you reach your personal and career goals.
As well as having good people and farming skills, we’re looking for someone with the following:
·         Good team of dogs
·         Willingness to take on responsibility
·         Some hill country experience
For more information or an informal chat about this role call Ian Brown, Farm Manger on 021 586 218 or 06 837-3807.
Applications close 5pm, Thursday 9th July 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.  

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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.