Dairy Farm Assistant

Dairy Farm Assistant

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Dairy Farm Assistant

Details of the offer

Braemer Dairies is currently seeking an experienced farm assistant from 1 August – 31 October to assist with the upcoming calving and mating period on a 580 cow farm at Methven, Canterbury.
Your duties will include:
· Milking in a 40 bale rotary shed with ACR’s
· Putting up break fences
· Checking cows during calving period
· Moving irrigation
· Identifying mastitis
· Assisting with calving
· Assisting with AI mating
· Collecting new born calves
· Riding a motorbike and quad bike
· General farm work
We are located 8 minutes from Methven, 30 minutes to Mt Hutt skifield and 25 minutes from Ashburton. Accommodation is a provided. We run a roster of 6 days on and 2 days.
The farm is smoke free and drug free.
In return you will have;
· A great attitude, current drivers’ license
· An approved working holiday visa or the required visa to work in New Zealand
· Your own car would be a great advantage
· Ability to work in a team and on your own when required
· Good communication skills including fluent spoken English as you will be required to follow instructions and work in an environment where you will be operating machinery
If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for then please email your cover letter and CV

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