Category: Shepherd / General
Alan Roberts Family Trust
We are a 10,000ha high country station located on the Gentle Annie road between Taihape and Hastings, approximately 70km from either town, running
Corriedale sheep and Angus cows.
We require a competent Shepherd/General hand with good kind stock sense to work in a team environment with the ability to undertake the following:
SHEPHERD/GENERAL DUTIES – INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
- Mustering and movement of stock as required
- Feeding out to all stock as required
- Crutching, docking, calf marking, weaning, vaccinating and drenching stock as required
- General farm work including fence repairs, cutting of firewood etc
- Killing of dog tucker and muttons
- Occasional tractor driving as directed
- A roster system for feeding out on weekends in winter
This job would suit someone with a minimum of three working dogs under
The majority of stock work is done on horse so own saddle is required.
A current drivers licence is also a requirement.
Single accommodation is provided.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Commencement date for this position is 10 January 2022 (or by negotiation).
Please phone Alan Roberts (evenings) in the 1st instance 06 388 0405
Date Posted: 2021-11-25