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Experienced Shepherd

  • High Country Mustering Property

We present an exciting opportunity for an Experienced Shepherd to gain invaluable stockmanship skills on a South Island high country station. Located in northern Southland, this family owned property is over 40,000ha and currently runs 35,000su consisting of half-bred ewes and Hereford cattle plus replacements.

Reporting directly to the Head Shepherd, this position will involve predominantly stock work and extensive hill country mustering for your strong team of working dogs. This role will offer you a strong team environment, where your work ethic and positive contribution will be appreciated. You will also get to be part of the station's autumn muster with traditional horse work.  Further training and development will be provided to committed employees.

On offer is an attractive remuneration package including accommodation in the singles quarters and the benefits of a well-resourced cookhouse. There is hunting and fishing available on your doorstep and numerous recreational activities within a short drive of the property.

If you are considering your hill country dream or want to further enhance your career in professional farming, get in touch with us now!

Applications close 5pm Monday, 15th October 2018.

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24 Sep 2018

Work Type:
Nokomai Station
  • Sheep and Beef >> Experienced Shepherd
  • Sheep and Beef >> Head Shepherd
  • Sheep and Beef >> Shepherd
  • Sheep and Beef >> Senior Shepherd