Job Vacancy

added 11/04/2022

Shepherd General – Omapere Beef Finishing Farm

A capable Shepherd General is required for the Omapere-Rangihamama Trust beef farm located 3 km from Kaikohe, Northland. This is a great opportunity for someone to contribute to this Ahuwhenua Trophy winning farm business.

The farm is progressive bull finishing enterprise of approximately 800 ha (effective). The farm is flat to easy rolling contour. Staff include the farm manager, head shepherd, shepherd general and causal staff.

This role would be a split between stock work and farm maintenance. A three bedroom home and attractive remuneration package will be provided.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Farm experience in New Zealand
  • Good communication skills and a willingness to learn
  • At least two quality working dogs
  • Be physically fit
  • Experience with bull finishing would be ideal

For more details and to submit applications, email a CV and cover letter to kerry.keene@agfirst.co.nz before 25th April 2022. A job description is available on request.