Assistant Manager 2IC

Assistant Manager 2IC co.nz- 1 week ago

Job type: 
Full Time
Date expired: 
Fri, 06/01/2018
Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Location: 
Description: 

The applicant must be confident in all aspects of Dairy Farming and be able to operate the farm in the absence of the contract milker for short periods of time. The applicant needs to demonstrate knowledge of pasture management, feeding of supplements and feeding out. They must be good natured with the animals and be able to detect animal health issues around calving, mastitis and lameness. They need to have a sound knowledge of operating basic farm machinery and be responsible in how they use the gear. They must be honest and reliable. They must have tidy work habits and be able to keep their house in good condition.
The farm is milking 470 cows through a 50 bail rotary. Fully autumn calving. You would be working alongside a contract milker and a farm hand. (Farm hand position is also available).

Hourly & Remuneration
Hourly & Remuneration
Avg Hrs / Wk By negotiation
Rostered Time off By negotiation
Remuneration By negotiation
Farm Information
Farm Information
Farm Name 13240 Puketitoi Farm Ltd
Farm Size (Ha) 190
Peak Cows 500
On-Farm Staff 3 staff units
Full autumn calving
470 cows
50 bail rotary dairy
Supplements fed - Maize, silage, PKE, DDG
Contour - 50% flat 50% Hill

Job Id: 
637004