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Calf Rearer – Taupo, Waikato

Position: Calf Rearer

Location: Taupo, Waikato
Job type: Full time
Duration: Contract

Description:
Organic Dairy Farm
Fixed-term from mid-July to mid October
Located just outside of Taupo, additional benefits included
Join our large, hardworking, supportive team and have good work-life balance

The Opportunity:

Your day-to-day activities may consist of feeding calves, picking up calves, administering animal health treatments and processing calves through the cattle yards. You will support the team through their calving season.

We have a robust health and safety regime, and have well maintained, up to date farm equipment that you’ll be able to use.

This is a drive in/drive out position which is fixed-term from mid-July to mid-October 2024, so reliable transport is a must.

The Farm:

We are a dairy farm that is fully organic production milking 700 cows through a 54-bail rotary. We are one of the largest dairy complexes in New Zealand.

About You:

You will have a positive attitude and willingness to learn looking to develop and grow your dairy career.

You will also have:

An exceptional attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
A can-do attitude and be willing to try most things.
Calf rearing experience (preferred).
Ability to lift 20kg
Be punctual, reliable and honest.
The ability to work unsupervised and a good eye for detail.
Effective communication skills.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive remuneration package, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.

Apply Now:

Applications close on Sunday 26 May 2024.

Please don’t delay, send your application through today, as we will be speaking with strong candidates as and when they apply.

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