Stock Manager / 2IC
Have you got the X Factor? Our 1550ha Sheep and Beef hill country farm just 5 minutes from Martinborough, requires a competent and positive 2IC, who wants to be part of a progressive, innovative business team.
In conjunction with the owner, you will be responsible for day-to-day operations of a property with intensive grazing systems, supported by extensive hill country. Farmax knowledge would be of great assistance.
The successful applicant will have extensive knowledge of pasture management, and a willingness to adapt to new practices focused around legume based forages. A strong demonstration of record keeping, clear communication and ability to plan, with attention to detail, will be a key measure. You will also need to have a clear understanding of livestock targets and seasonal nutritional requirements.
A new three bedroom home is available on the property, offering easy access for spouse and family to pursue work, recreation, and social opportunities in Martinborough.
All levels of experience will be considered.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Email cover letter and CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: Saturday 30 May 2020
Date Posted: 2020-05-13