Assistant Herd Manager

Assistant Herd Manager content expired co.nz- 1 month ago

Job type: 
Full Time
Date expired: 
Wed, 01/31/2018
Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Location: 
Description: 

The right applicant must have at least 1 years dairy experience, be self-motivated and wanting to progress within the industry. You must enjoy working with people and communicate well with others.
Professional Skills
1. Developing pasture and animal management knowledge and competency capable of assisting the achievement of high levels of milk solids production
2.Developing a high level of milking competency
3. Is aware of and gaining competency in reporting and treating common metabolic and animal health disorders in dairy cattle
4.Ability to manage own time efficiently and productively
5. Able to complete tasks as agreed.

Hourly & Remuneration
Hourly & Remuneration
Avg Hrs / Wk 55
Rostered Time off Single rotation
6 days on / 2 days off
Remuneration By negotiation
Farm Information
Farm Information
Farm Name Beacon Dairies
Farm Size (Ha) 260
Peak Cows 930
On-Farm Staff 4
Beacon is located on Saunders Road, approximately 4km south of Hororata and 23km west of Dunsandel.
The property is irrigated by one centre pivot, has a 50 bale rotary with meal feeding, Protract and EZY Heat camera. Excellent housing and other infrastructure.
Beacon is a certified Gold Plus supplier for Synlait Milk as part of their Lead with Pride accreditation programme

Job Id: 
637757