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    Head Shepherd

Reference no: 8HR1357
Posted: 16 Feb 2021
Salary: $55,000 - $60,000
Location: Kawhia, New Zealand
Duration: Permanent- Full Time
Start Date: ASAP


  • Salary $55,000 - $60,000 based on experience
  • A supportive manager who is keen on developing people
  • Beautiful farm in a fantastic location


Sound appealing?  Read on!


Oparau Station is an 830ha property running 7000 stock units close to Kawhia where the fishing and swimming are legendary!


We’re now looking for a keen, honest and reliable Head Shepherd to work alongside the Farm Business Manager to achieve the farm’s targets.  This is a great career move for an experienced Shepherd General looking to take the step into a Head Shepherd role.  


We’re looking for someone with a good team of dogs who has mastered the basics of getting stock to weight targets and making good decisions whilst working alone. You’ll also have an affinity with the land and a commitment to doing a great job.  


If you are looking for a change and a position where you will have the opportunity to blend a great career with a great lifestyle then speak to us today….


On offer is a three-bedroom house and a competitive remuneration package.  


You will need to be able to legally work in NZ, have a clean driver’s licence, and pass a pre-employment drug test.


Applications close 28 February 2021.