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Farm Maintenance Manager

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Rodney based role

Ideally you would be fit, strong and robust person who can work within a team but also lead a team, think on your feet and take instructions. The ideal candidate will also have the capability of working with minimum supervision, have great communication skills and be prepared to work outside in the elements. We have a farm hand onsite to assist also.

Current duties would include but are not limited to:

Tractor work (75%) – a wide variety of odds jobs using different implements on the tractor (Forks, bucket, harrows and leveling bars, post driver, slasher, sprayer etc)
Fencing (10%) – 7 wire mostly.
Odd Jobs (5%) Basic machinery repairs and maintenance as necessary, chainsaw work, weed eating and Spraying.
Farm Work (10%) Moving stock, setting up grazing paddocks, general stock observation. Maintaining farm pipes and pumps.

Future duties would include but are not limited to:
Construction related (on site Clean fill) 50% (see above)
Fencing (20%) – 7 wire mostly.
Odd Jobs (15%) Basic machinery repairs and maintenance as necessary, chainsaw work, weed eating and Spraying.
Farm Work (15%) Moving stock, setting up grazing paddocks, general stock observation. Maintaining farm pipes and pumps.

The ideal applicant:

Experienced Fencer with a construction background capable also of dealing with stock.
Experience driving a tractor is essential
Some mechanical experience
Some knowledge of Health & Safety
Be able to pass a pre-employment Drug and alcohol test

The type of person we seek is:

A great Communicator
Results focused with a “can do” attitude
Able to follow instructions
Capable of working independently
Positive and energetic
A skilled problem solver who can multi task

A competitive remuneration package will be provided for this role based on experience and skills.
A house is not included with this position.

If this sounds like you please email your CV to Kelly@staffsupplynz.com

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