Dairy Assistant - Taurima Dairies

Job ID:

Fortuna Group seeks expressions of interest from dairy assistants who are looking for the next challenge in their career.

Job Details

The Position

Dairy Farm Assistant



Position Start

Immediate (negotiable)

Work Type

Permanent agreement

The Farm

Taurima Dairies is situated in the Riversdale area, milking approx 770 cows through a centrally located milking shed with the longest cow walk about 1,900 metres

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated person with minimum of 1 seasons experience of continual employment in pasture-based farming.You must have excellent animal health skills and high capability around not only cows and grass but also the ability to work with other staff.Emphasis is placed on sustainable farming practices.On and off farm up-skilling is encouraged at all times.

Company Entrance Criteria

All employees must have verifiable references of past employment history, showing their reliable and trustworthy nature, and evidencing that they will not be a liability under health and safety and animal welfare legislation. Pre-employment drug tests and a criminal background check are required, as is at least a full driver’s license, and or an international driver’s license which allows you to drive with no conditions on NZ roads. A valid NZ work visa, or ability to attain one must be provided.