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Indoor Pig Farm Stockperson
An opportunity has arisen to join our family owned and operated indoor pig farm based in Sefton, North Canterbury.
Our breeding to finish piggery is a 200 sow, modern, high performing farm.
We are seeking a conscientious General Stockperson to join our dedicated team.
For this full time permanent position it is desirable you have the following skill sets, although on the job training will be provided:
Sound animal husbandry skills and stockmanship to provide our pigs with a high level of welfare. Experience in operating and looking after modern farm machinery Working alongside the Farm Manager to meet breeding and farrowing targets, and to maintain herd welfare and productivity Assisting the Farm Manager with the day to day running of the breeding unit, including farrowing, weaning, mating and dry sow management.
General farm maintenance duties, for example water blasting.
Our typical hours of work are 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday. Overtime and weekend work will be on an as required basis.
We offer excellent working conditions and competitive pay rate. Onsite accommodation can be discussed on enquiry.
Must have NZ Residence or valid work permit.
Please forward a brief letter of application along with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org - 027 3222 467
Waratah Farms Limited seeks a genuine hard-working staff member to join our dedicated team. Depending on the applicants’ experience will determine salary and department to work in.
Hours required, Monday to Friday, 7.30 to 16.00 with every 3rd weekend rostered on.
New Zealand resident or valid work permit is a requirement.
Accommodation is a possibility.
Please forward your CV with a letter of application to email@example.com
Senior Stockperson – Piggery Breeding Unit
Ratanui Development Co. Ltd is an integrated farming unit, breeding and finishing pigs alongside lamb and beef finishing and cropping. The farm is high performing – always striving to exceed output targets through strong strategy, good governance and great teamwork.
We are seeking a Senior Stockperson to join the team in our piggery breeding unit, working with our breeding sows and new piglets. This full time, permanent position would suit someone with previous livestock experience. Pork industry or other relevant qualifications are preferred, as is qualifications or experience working with machinery.
- Working alongside the Breeding Unit Manager to set and meet breeding and farrowing targets, and to maintain herd welfare and productivity
- Assist the team with the day to day running of the breeding unit piggery – including farrowing, weaning, mating and dry sow management.
- Working within a successful, motivated team on rostered shifts, including some weekend work and sole charge at times.
- Maintaining high standards of animal welfare, environmental stewardship and a proactive attitude to H&S.
We offer a competitive salary, as well as ongoing training and career development opportunities. Ratanui is committed to providing a safe workplace practicing excellent animal husbandry. The successful applicant will be required to pass a drug test and police background check.
Applicants for this position must have the right to work in New Zealand, including holding NZ residency or a valid work visa.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions, or would like a copy of the job description for this position.
Applications close 30 June 2018.
Please apply with your CV and covering letter in the first instance.
An opportunity has arisen for a position at our West Eyreton farm.
Moorpork Ltd is currently a 1400 sow, modern, high tech, high health, farrow to finish, indoor piggery business with 2 sites located 35 minutes’ drive South West of Christchurch at Aylesbury and 40 mins West of Christchurch at West Eyreton.
We are seeking to employ an individual to fill a full time position at our modern West Eyreton site of 1000 sows, farrow to finish running a batch system
This position is working within a high performing and motivated team of 6 full time staff.
You must have
- 1 years previous livestock experience
- A current drivers licence
- A permit to work in New Zealand
- An eye for detail
- A willingness to learn
- Already be located in New Zealand
- Single shared accommodation is available.
If you would like to further or begin your career in the pig industry, we would like to hear from you.
Outdoor Pig Stock Person
Who are we:
We are a larger scale outdoor pig farm in Te Pirita (Central Canterbury) supplying top quality, free farmed pork to NZ dinner plates.
We are looking for a conscientious stock person to join our dedicated team.
For this job you will require:
- Sound animal husbandry skills and stockmanship to provide our pigs with a high level of welfare.
- Experience in operating and looking after modern farm machinery
- A desire to learn and contribute cheerfully
What we offer:
- The opportunity to work alongside a great team of people
- A job with a variety of tasks that engage your brain and your body
- We strongly encourage staff to increase their knowledge and skills through Primary ITO courses
- Fair hours of work
To learn more about our farm: https://youtu.be/L15xPTu9MKg
Please contact us via: email@example.com
Wanted Senior Stockperson
Piggery situated in Pukekohe seeks a hard working team member to join our crew.
Working Monday to Friday and every fourth weekend.
Good working conditions and good rate of pay.
Must have NZ Residence or valid work permit.
Please forward a letter of application along with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ad listed: 2nd March 2018
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