Dairy Farm Assistant - Quest Dairy

Waikato - Central Plateau - Reporoa, New Zealand /
Dairy Operations – Dairy /
Permanent - On Farm
We have a position available for an ambitious individual with a keen interest in the dairy industry to join us as a Farm Assistant on Quest Dairy Unit. This is a 430 ha block milking approximately 900 cows through a 54 bail rotary shed.

Located in the gorgeous Central Plateau and mere minutes away from one of the most desirable outdoor-living locations in the country, you’ll be able to do what you love in a supported environment. The role includes shared accommodation working a 6 and 2 roster.

A positive attitude and a strong willingness to learn is necessary. This is a unique opportunity within a progressive organisation that will best suit someone who is looking to take a step forward in their farming career.
What you will bring:
A minimum of 1 year dairy farming experience
A positive attitude, self-motivation and initiative
The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
Commitment to high standards of Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
Good communication skills
Pride in your work and surrounding environment

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. Landcorp 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.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role, please contact Kyle Falconer on 027 809 6839.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 23 October 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.