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Company Kiwi Valley Farm Park
Location Waitakere City, Auckland
Listed Thu 8 Mar, 2:23 pm
Type Part time, Contract/Temp
We are seeking versatile and capable people to fulfil the position of a CASUAL Farm Hand based in Henderson Valley from around September.

Kiwi Valley Farm Park is a 20 acre farm in Henderson Valley, West Auckland NZ which is open to the public.

We have :
- A Nursery Shed where people come in to hold and pat the small and baby animals
- A Maze that is over 1km long to get lost in
- Tractor rides over the farm
- A big farm walk to hand feed our friendly farm animals
- Horse and Pony rides for children and for adults

Your job will include, (but not limited to):

Set up of the farm (cleaning out animal pens, leaf blowing, cleaning toilets, ensuring everything is 110% presentable for the public etc)
Handling a variety of small and large breed farm animals
Dealing with customers, public, small and large group bookings. Providing 110% customer service at ALL times from the moment they walk in the door until they leave
Educating children and adults on NZ Farm aspects and all our furry friends (would be a massive plus if you are a farm girl/boy with previous experience, or grown up in this environment)
Operating the tractor and trailer
Moving stock
Rotation of paddocks
Fixing fencing
Coordinating with Vets etc
Running events such as - Birthday parties, Educational School visits, Kindergarten visits, Corporate groups, International groups etc.
Helping to organise our volunteers on the farm delegating them daily jobs
Stable hand - bringing horses in and out of paddocks, grooming, tacking up, exercising, giving public lead reign pony rides (we work with miniature ponies, right up to Clydesdales, so experience and confidence is required)


You will have a can do attitude, be bubbly and outgoing, be well presented, hardworking, honest, manage your time well, have an excellent work ethic, love animals and fantastic in dealing with people of all ages and nationalities.

If this sounds like you please apply today!