Find yourself less than ten minutes from Te Awamutu with this 380 cow Contract Milking position.
The property boasts a sound 37 aside herringbone with a fantastic race network that loops all the way around the mainly rectangle farm that is predominantly flat with a few gentle sidelings.
The farm runs a System 3 operation with an in-shed meal system and maize grown on farm within the effluent block.As the position only offers one house, this position would be suited to a couple or a very eager individual that would be happy to employee relief staff.
It is a 2.5 FTE (full time equivalent) position if you are to adopt a modern roster to ensure everyone has time off.The tidy 3 bedroom home, fully insulated with a 1.5 car garage is located on farm and would provide comfort to a family with ample schooling nearby.
The owners do live on the property but work full time off farm and so are looking for someone capable of getting the job done and has the confidence to make decisions on their own. The owner does lend a hand when required.
We welcome all applicants that are self -sufficient, transparent and open to communicate to a top level and prioritise pasture management and animal health conditions.
The successful applicant will be rewarded with a competitive contract rate that is reflective of their experience and future ambitions.The process moving forwards from here is all applicants that apply with worthy applications will be contact via phone for an initial screening followed by a farm tour. If you are not contacted, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.
The tidy small 3 bedroom home, fully insulated with a small car/ motorbike garage is located on farm and would provide comfort to a family with ample schooling nearby.There is also a single sleep out with bathroom attached to the main home section.
- Farm Size (Ha): 114
- Peak Cows: 380
- On-Farm Staff: 2.5