Kia hiwa rā!
We believe in growing and farming the most sustainable products for the betterment of people and the planet. This is an opportunity for you to join our journey.
Our kaupapa (purpose) is based on the values and vision of Ngāi Tahu iwi and is best represented by the Ngāi Tahu proverb 'when land and water are sustained the people will prosper' Toitū te Marae o Tāne, Toitū te Marae o Tangaroa, Toitū te Iwi.
Ngāi Tahu Farming is the Kaitiaki (guardian) of the most significant whenua (land) footprint for Ngāi Tahu whānui spanning almost 100,000 ha of farm and forestry land in Te Waipounamu (the South Island).
Our Dairy team consists of eight Dairy Farms and five Dairy Support Farms on 3450 ha of irrigated pasture at Te Whenua Hou (Eyrewell), half an hour north of Christchurch.
Each of the farms operates a 64 bale fully automated rotary shed, utilising the Protrack management system, fully pivoted irrigation system, which also spreads effluent, and utilises a number of other best-practice technologies.
We currently have a permanent full time opportunity for an experienced Dairy Production Manager to join our whānau to support the Dairy Farm Manager.
Farm Waimakariri is located on Poyntz Road, North Canterbury. The Farm is 314 hectares, milking 1025 cows and has four full time kaimahi (employees) plus additional casual support when required.
What we can offer the successful applicant?
Our ideal candidate will have :
We look for people who have the personality and expertise that can help us adopt and contribute to a circular economy which puts sustainability and people at the heart of everything we do :
Ngāi Tahu Farming is committed to 'kia hoki ora atu'; ensuring everyone is home safe every day, so before starting with us, you will go through a range of checks, including drug and alcohol testing.
We will consider and actively encourage internal and external secondments. To apply, please follow the link below and submit your application online.
For confidential enquiries, please contact Amanda Davison, People and Development Advisor on 03 974 0088 or amanda.davison ngaitahu.iwi.nz
Please note : You will not be able to apply from a mobile device and your resume should not exceed 1MB in size.
Nau mai, haere mai, tauti mai!