Assistant Farm Manager

Location: Waianakarua, New Zealand
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200120112_1551730165
Salary: Negotiable

Location - Rural North Otago

Industry -Poultry Farming, Layers

Our client is NZ's largest egg producing company and they are looking for a motivated person to join their team as an Assistant Farm Manager. They are a modern free range layer farm based in the Waianakarua area.

This is a full time position and we are looking for someone available for an immediate start. Reporting to the Farm Manager, this is a hands on operational role where you will be responsible for ensuring the wellbeing of the livestock. The role involves rostered weekend and on-call work. The successful applicant is required to live within 10 minutes of the farm when on-call.

The person we seek will have

  • Previous experience working with poultry, experience within the layer industry would be highly regarded
  • Previous experience supervising staff
  • An excellent understanding of relevant NZ regulations and bio-security protocols
  • Excellent communication/administration skills and an ability to fit within a small but dedicated team.

This is a salaried position, and one that offers the potential of a long term career.

To express your interest please apply online NOW with your CV and Cover Letter. This vacancy closes Tuesday March 13th