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2IC - Sheep & Beef

  • Wairarapa – Well established farming business

Due to the expansion of this privately owned farming business located just 20 minutes from Masterton; our client is seeking a 2IC who will enjoy all of the challenges that operating a 2250ha, 21,000su sheep and beef breeding operation has to offer.  

The owner of this property is looking to concentrate on other areas of the business therefore you will have the autonomy and responsibility of the station management on a day-to-day basis.

Key skills required for this role are:

  • Strong stockmanship & pasture management skills
  • Excellent communication & organisational skills
  • Proven people management skills
  • A good level of computer skills with the ability to complete monthly stock recs

You will plan and delegate tasks to the team and take on a mentoring role with junior staff. Stock management and animal health are crucial components of this role requiring you to keep a capable team of 5-6 good working dogs.

There is an excellent remuneration package on offer with a tidy and warm three bedroom character home.  There is a school bus at the gate to various primary & secondary schooling options in Masterton.

If you are looking for a role where the owner will fully support and encourage your development then this role will interest you!

Applications close 5pm Friday, 26th October 2018

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4 Oct 2018

Work Type:
Te Rangi Station
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