Poultry Farm Labourer

Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200102410_1537310631
Salary: NZ$16.50 - NZ$17 per hour + 8% holiday pay & kiwisaver

The Job
We are seeking workers for a poultry farm based just out of Rangiora for a four day assignment. The period of work is Thursday 4th October - Friday 5th October, and Monday 8th October - Tuesday 9th October from midday - 4pm each day.

This role involves physically handling and moving live poultry - it is fast paced, physical work with full training provided. The main aspect of this position is unloading chickens from trucks into their new habitat and cleaning the poultry housing . This role is not for the faint hearted. Transport available from Christchurch CBD if required.

Skills & Experience
You will ideally meet the following criteria:

  • Reliable and not afraid of hard work
  • Physically fit and strong
  • Flexible and be available for all days of work
  • Pass a drug screen - we screen all our staff
  • Good comprehension of the English language - both spoken and written

To be considered for this role, you must have no contact or other involvement with domestic poultry, pigs or any other avian species, as it poses a bio security risk.


As an employee of AWF you can enjoy:

  • Continuity of work - if you want more work after this assignment finishes we can help
  • Feel supported, respected and valued
  • Gain new skills and on the job training
  • Temp to permanent opportunities
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Plus, as our employee (not a contractor), you'll get the holiday pay, sick pay & ACC cover you're entitled to and we'll pay your tax on your behalf.

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