The New Zealand Farmers Weekly
Hill Stock Manager
This rare opportunity is available at Glenaray Station, Northern Southland. Glenaray is in the stunning Waikaia Valley, where there is a strong
local community. There are 12 permanent staff.
The hill area is 12,000ha (4500 intensive and 7500 extensive) and the successful applicant will be responsible for day-to-day management
of 13,000 Perendale ewes and replacements plus 1600 cows. Leading up to four shepherds is an important aspect of the job. The paddock area and the deer farm are under separate management.
This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a supportive management environment with a strong emphasis on employee well-being.
Key attributes required:
• A team player who leads by example
• Organised and a good planner
• Observant with stock and pasture management
• A good team of dogs
• Fit and active
• Experience with horses would be an advantage
An excellent remuneration package is offered and a very comfortable 3-bedroom house with primary school bus at gate.
For more information please contact Mike O’Donoghue, Manager
Phone 03 202 7720 evenings
To apply please email CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Friday 2nd August
Date Posted: 2019-07-05