Category: Farm Manager
Farm Manager - Parengarenga Station
Parengarenga Incorporation is looking for an experienced people-focused
Farm Manager. This is a short-term (3 to 6 month fixed term) opportunity.
Parengarenga Incorporation is a Maori Incorporation based in Te Kao in the
Far North (70km north of Kaitaia) that manages $52m of farm and forestry
assets on behalf of 3000 shareholders. Its vision is “Being a world class
business of the land and sea, growing our people and communities, shaping
the future of the Far North”. The station is 5100 effective hectares of rolling
pasture, 37,000 stock units of premium Angus, Charolais, Hereford cross and
an early lambing Texel /Dorsett flock. The Farm currently employs 14 people
who are passionate about the farm and the local environment.
We do our own excavations, our own drainage, our own fencing and our
own water reticulation and we have a substantial workshop to service all of
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 to 10 years experience at
a senior level on a large-scale sheep and beef farm environment. Stock
management and animal welfare knowledge must be of the highest
This person appointed will be people-focused, strong on communication
and with outstanding leadership skills who is comfortable operating in a
collaborative environment where team members in turn feel comfortable
The person appointed must also be computer literate and be familiar with
up to date farming systems such as Farmax and FarmIQ.
The Farm Manager is a member of the Farm Advisory Committee and
provides reports and updates for the Committee on all matters impacting on
the success of the farm.
From the farm gate, there is transport to local schools and a local village
(Te Kao) is just 20 minutes down the road with Kaitaia a further 45 minutes
away. We stretch from coast to coast, so it is never far to a beach. The Farm
borders Parengarenga Harbour with easy access to great fishing.
This role comes with spacious accommodation and a competitive
employment package wrapped up in a great lifestyle.
For further information, a Position Description or to submit an
application email Allen Pascoe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close at 5pm on Friday 13 December 2019
Date Posted: 2019-11-29