Calf Rearer Role (Fixed Term) –Otago Dairy

Waikato - Central Plateau - Reporoa, New Zealand /
Dairy Operations – Dairy /
Fixed Term - On Farm
We are looking for a Calf Rearer to assist with the care of calves during our busy calving season. We'd prefer for you to have experience. The biggest thing you need is empathy, patience, and respect for animals. You must be able to drive a manual vehicle and have your own reliable transport as this is a drive-in/drive-out role.
 
Employment will begin in early July ending in September or possibly October 2020, with a minimum of 20 hours per week. The successful candidate will need to be flexible around work hours.

The Otago Dairy Unit is located 15 minutes from Taupo – a gorgeous location.  This team has a good work ethic, works well together, and is proud of their farm.   
 
What you will bring:
               An exceptional attitude to health and safety
               Some calf rearing experience would be ideal
               Able to lift 20 kg
               Be punctual and reliable
               The ability to work unsupervised
               Take pride in their work and surrounding environment
 
For more details about this role, please call Cliff Ballinger – Farm Manager on 027 801 9514.

Applications will close at 5pm on Friday 3rd July.

We are committed to providing a safe and drug free workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug test and complete a criminal background check.

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role. To submit your covering letter and CV, please apply below.
 
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.