Ashburton, Canterbury – Job Description We have an opportunity next season for a farm Unit Manager. Our family farming operation of 470 hectares 25km Southwest of Ashburton is calving 1500 cows through two separate dairy units with up to 8 staff. For the 19/20 season we require a suitable person to take over the day to day running of our Midway unit, and to report to and follow the overall planning put in place by the Dairy Operations Manager. Responsibilities in this position includes but not limited to; keeping the 770 cows fully fed, pasture records for the 210 hectare milking platform, staff management for the team of you plus 3, animal health application and records, Minda and other computer based recording and weekly reports to management, as we as all other management tasks of a dairy unit. A minimum 4 years dairying in NZ ideally 2 years as a 2IC, and visa eligibility to work in this position is required. If you think this sounds like you and you have at least 2 references that can be contacted to ba… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.