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Apr 10, 2024

Dairy Assistant + Calf Rearer

Salary depends on experience + 3 bedroom Fully furnished
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About The Role:

Max people have a great opportunity on a farm based in Farlie milking 750 cows. Our client is looking for two people and offering 1 full time position for a dairy assistant long term (minimum of 12 months required)  and a second position to help with calf rearing for 6 months (no experience needed for this).

There may be opportunities after calving for the second person.

Site Culture and Benefits:

  • Internet provided
  • Be part of a progressive team
  • great roster
  • Accommodation provided
  • School only 2.5km away
  • Close to township
  • Wintered on farm
  • Flat farm with irrigation

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the day-to-day operations of the dairy farm, including milking, feeding, and caring for cows.
  • Monitor and maintain the health and wellbeing of the herd.
  • Assist with calving, vaccinations, and general animal husbandry tasks.
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.
  • Maintain a clean and organized working environment.

Role Requirements:

  • Prior experience in dairy farming is essential.
  • Ability to work early mornings, weekends, and public holidays, as required in the dairy industry.
  • Physically fit and capable of performing manual labor in various weather conditions.
  • A genuine love for animals and a commitment to their welfare.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Pass a drug test
  • Current license
  • Reliable transport

All applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

Apply online TODAY and drive your Dairy career with The Max Team!

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Max People, started out as a specialised construction recruitment agency and has been a trailblazer in providing customised labour-hire solutions to leading construction firms throughout New Zealand. We've since expanded our reach into the agriculture, manufacturing, and logistics sectors. Begin your career journey with Max People today

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