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    2IC / Assistant Manager - Ashburton

Reference no: 8HR964
Posted: 31 Jan 2018
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Ashburton, New Zealand
Duration: Permanent - Fulltime
Start Date: Negotiable
  • Great opportunity for an experienced 2IC / Assistant Manager
  • 1100 cows
  • Career opportunities

Our client takes pride in their ability to help people develop their skills and they focus on providing an enjoyable work environment.  They are now looking for a top-notch 2IC / Assistant Manager for their farm located 15 minutes from Ashburton, for a 1 June start.

 These clients set very high standards, and have high expectations of their second-in-command.  To make this farm really hum, they’re looking for an experienced 2IC who has strong pasture management, animal health and staff management skills and has the ability to manage the whole farm operation when the farm manager is having time off. 

 Our ideal candidate will:

  • have four or more years’ NZ dairy farming experience, with at least one of those at Herd Manager or 2IC level;
  • be comfortable dealing with 4-5 staff;
  • be well educated;
  • have clear personal and career goals, and a plan for achieving them; and
  • be outgoing, honest, reliable and fit in well with the team

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic dairy farming professional who is looking for an opportunity to learn and develop themselves, with scope to take on additional responsibility and really set themselves up for a future in management. 

Applications close 18/02/18.

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