Dairy Farm Assistant - Maronan Dairy

Canterbury - Ashburton
Dairy Operations – Dairy
Permanent - On Farm
This may be the perfect opportunity for you if you are motivated, reliable and have a strong passion for farming! Maronan is a 365 ha farm currently milking 1014 cows through a 60 bail rotary, located 15 minutes from Ashburton. Responsibilities include milking, stock work and general farm duties. We are looking for a Dairy Assistant to join our team.

The successful candidate will have strong health and safety awareness, be a positive team player and have a willingness to learn.

The position comes with a comfortable three bedroom home, a competitive remuneration package and a fantastic roster. School bus is available at the gate and there are plenty of recreational activities located nearby.

You will bring:
A positive attitude
Dairy farming experience
The ability to work unsupervised in a team environment
First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
Effective communication skills
Pride in your work and surrounding environment
Restricted or full NZ driver’s licence

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.
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.  

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.

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.