Category: Block Manager
Block Manager Position
Puketoi Station is an 1800ha hill country property located 15 minutes from Hunterville on the Turakina Valley Road. The farm runs 12,000su in and breeding/finishing system with Romney ewes and Angus/Hereford cows. The Topography ranges from easy to steep hill country.
We are currently seeking applicants for a block managers position.
The purpose of this role will be to assist with the management of the property alongside the other block manager, implementing livestock and maintenance plans prepared in conjunction with the farm manager. Successful applicant will also provide assistance in busy times with adjoining properties under the same ownership.
A successful applicant must have:
- A good work ethic
- 3-4 good working dogs
- Experience on hill country
- Excellent attention to detail in regards to stock and maintenance
- Be able to work unsupervised and as part of a team
- Good horsemanship is preferred
The position includes a 4-bedroom house. The farm is 15 minutes from the nearest primary school with a school bus from the gate and 30 minutes from the nearest high school in Marton with a bus from Huntervile.
The Turakina valley is renowned for its strong social community with recreational activities on your door step.
Contact Harry Duncan on 06 322 8612 or send your CV with two references to:
Date Posted: 2021-09-03