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Company Alpine
Location Timaru, Canterbury
Listed Sun 4 Mar, 4:26 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
The property is situated 19 km west of Timaru. We are a family farming business, comprising of sheep and beef breeding and finishing all progeny.
Alpine farm is 1060 ha comprising of hill, river flats, and rolling downs. We irrigate 100 ha with K line and a centre pivot. We carry 7000-8000 stock units, made up of 4000 breeding ewes and 180 breeding cows.

The position is to assist the owner in the running of the property. The ideal applicant needs to be
  • able to work independently and also with the owner
  • well motivated
  • competant in all aspects of stock handling including dogs
  • a good communicator
  • a willingness to contribute and be involved in the management of the property
  • fencing, tractor work and general farm duties

A modern 3 year old home is available. The property is very handy to Timaru, 19 km on a sealed road, school buses for nearby primary and secondary schools in Timaru.
Please include a
  • a cover letter
  • CV
  • at least 2 references
Applicants for this position must have New Zealand residency and a clean drivers license.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.