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Dairy Assistant - Best views in town!

NZ Dairy Careers

Last Updated: 14/11/22

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Job Description

Enjoy the views!! Located within a short drive to one of the districts most favoured locations with the added bonus of views of Mid Canterbury's foothills extending to the Southern Alps.

Who we are

NZ Dairy Careers is based in Mid Canterbury. We are committed to retaining and developing people within the dairy industry. We pride ourselves on matching candidates with the right employer to develop skilled and motivated employees in the dairy industry.

We support all our candidates while on farm and provide mentoring, pastoral care and training and development opportunities. This close involvement with the employer and candidate guarantees favourable results and supports the long-term growth of New Zealand’s dairy industry.

What we need

We are currently seeking a Dairy Assistant who has a minimum of 6 months of milking experience. This is a great farm with great employers and in a great location in Mid Canterbury with all the recreational activities right at your doorstep. And of course, amazing views. The farm is milking 600 cows through a 36 aside Herringbone cowshed and is looking for their next team member to start as soon as possible. .

Duties include milking, bringing in cows for milking, assisting with animal health, mating and calving. Setting up and taking down temporary electric fences, assisting with irrigation, weed control and general farm and machinery maintenance.

Essential Requirements

  • Current CV with 2 contactable work references
  • Pass a drug test
  • Current license
  • Reliable transport

Company Details

Winchmore, Canterbury, New Zealand
The New Zealand Dairy Careers Programme is your opportunity to Live, Learn & Earn from the world’s smartest dairy producers - right here in New Zealand.