Trainee Cattle Hoof Trimmer
Mayfield, Canterbury – Job Description Cowcare NZ Ltd require a motivated individual to join our small team providing a professional cattle hoof care service to dairy farms throughout Canterbury and North Otago from our base near Mayfield in Mid Canterbury. Presently operating with two busy trimmers we have over 20,000 animals a year through our crushes and we now require an operator for our third outfit. An interest in animal health together with experience of stock handling, a clean driving licence, drug free lifestyle, good work ethic and a punctual attitude are all essential. Full training will be provided but any prior experience or training in Dutch method hoof trimming will be an advantage. We operate well maintained state of the art, radio controlled, mobile hydraulic hoof trimming crushes pulled by late model Isuzu Utes. This role requires a strong level of physical fitness, good communication skills and you need to be eligible to work in NZ. Basic salary $43,000 plus target bonuses…. – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.