Shepherd General - Huirimu Farm

Waikato - Te Awamutu, New Zealand /
Livestock Operations – Livestock /
Permanent - On Farm
We are looking for a Shepherd General to join our Huirimu Station team. Our ideal candidate will bring some shepherding experience, be highly motivated, have a great attitude, and enjoy working as part of a team.
Huirimu Station is located 50 km from the friendly community of Te Awamutu and is a 700 ha effective sheep and beef breeding and finishing unit carrying 7500 su. Our successful candidate will be a team player, have a strong work ethic and bring a positive attitude to work every day. Having at least two well-controlled working dogs would be preferable.
This role comes with a warm and tidy insulated three bedroom home, with primary schooling located nearby. The farm’s location offers fantastic recreational activities including hunting, fishing and tramping. We offer an attractive salary with additional benefits (health insurance, permanent disablement insurance, Kiwisaver contribution, and more), as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.
For an informal chat about the role, please contact Tom Wing - Farm Manager on 027 212 2179 or 07 872 3573.
Applications must be received by midnight on 13th November 2020, to be considered.
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.

Due to border restrictions, we are only able to consider candidates currently residing in New Zealand with full work eligibility, or NZ citizens/residents returning home in early 2021.