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Shepherd

  • Southern Hawke’s Bay

Pohuetai Farms is a well-managed sheep and beef farming business located just 10 minutes from Dannevirke.

Due to the career progression of their incumbent Shepherd they now have a position available within their business. Our clients have a proven record with training and are motivated to assist you in achieving your full potential. They are industry leaders who are keen to share their learnings and experiences to help you to acquire the knowledge and skills to continue your self-development. 

This 2149ha property runs as a diverse farming operation and is well-developed, staffed and resourced. It is split into 3 main blocks with the Shepherd role being based on the 670ha, Tara Block. The block encompasses an excellent range of breeding and finishing, with 2300 breeding ewes, 1700 hogget replacements, 120 replacement heifers and finishing 200 bulls.

You will assist the Stock Manager with the day to day running of this block (predominantly stock work) requiring you to have 1-2 years farming experience and a team of four working dogs. You will be an integral member of the team where your input and skills will be encouraged.

If you thrive on team work and have the desire to learn from industry leaders, we would like to invite you to apply for this position. There is an excellent remuneration package on offer with a tidy and warm two bedroom cottage.

Applications close 5pm Monday, 10th September 2018.


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14 Aug 2018

Sector:
Private
Work Type:
Permanent
Region:
Hawkes Bay
City:
Company:
Pohuetai Farms
Reference:
2470
Classifications
  • Sheep and Beef >> Shepherd
  • Sheep and Beef >> Junior Shepherd