Farm Assistant position in New Zealand. We are seeking a dedicated and hardworking Farm Assistant to join our team on our [size] acre farm in beautiful New Zealand. As a Farm Assistant, you will play a crucial role in the day-to-day operations of the farm, assisting with various tasks related to animal care, crop production, and general farm maintenance.
- Assist with the feeding, grooming, and care of farm animals (cattle, sheep, or other livestock).
- Operate and maintain farm equipment and machinery.
- Assist in planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops.
- Help with fence maintenance and repair.
- Monitor and report on the health and well-being of animals.
- Participate in seasonal farm activities, such as shearing or milking.
- Follow safety protocols and ensure the farm is a safe environment for all team members.
- Perform other tasks as directed by the Farm Manager.
- Previous experience in a farm-related role is preferred but not required.
- Strong work ethic and the ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
- Physical fitness and stamina to handle the demands of farm work.
- Ability to follow instructions and work effectively in a team.
- A genuine passion for agriculture and a desire to learn and grow in the field.
- Driver’s license may be required depending on the farm’s location.
- Competitive salary and opportunities for advancement.
- On-the-job training and development.
- A supportive and friendly work environment.
- The chance to live and work in one of the most picturesque regions of New Zealand.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and a brief cover letter outlining their interest in the Farm Assistant position. Please email your application to [contact email].