Assistant Rearing Farm Manager

Location: Dunedin, New Zealand
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200124489_1554078863
Salary: Negotiable

Assistant Rearing Farm Manager

Location - East Otago

Industry - Poultry

Due to a retirement within their team, our client is looking to appoint an Assistant Rearing Farm Manager in their East Otago based poultry rearing facility.

They are NZ's largest egg producing company and as a market leader they continue to enjoy ongoing growth and development. They are proactive in investing in continuous improvement strategies, and employ a committed team of people who will ensure their reputation continues to flourish. As one of the regions more significant employers this is a team you want to be part of!

The position or Assistant Rearing Farm Manager will assist in the day to day running of a poultry rearing facility, and will deputize for the Manager during their days off. Your key focus will be the health and wellbeing of the chicks aged from 1 day to 28 weeks. The role will be hands on and will work closely with the small team employed on site. As the Assistant Manager you will also ensure company policies and processes are being followed.

The role requires you to work 10 days per fortnight, including one weekend, you will also provide an on-call service every second week. This will require you to live within 10 minutes of the site.

The person we seek will have

  • Previous agriculture experience
  • A practical background and an ability to use your common sense
  • 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 long term employment within a growing company.

To express your interest please apply online NOW or call Lisa Edwards on 021 949174 for more details.