• CREIGHTON
  • Permanent

A pasture based dairy farmer is looking for the services of an honest, experienced, hands on, systems driven manager with technical competence and great stockman skills to join his farming operation.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Diploma/degree beneficial but not essential
  • At least 7 years’ farm dairy farm management experience
  • Zulu / Xhosa speaking essential
  • Platform and Pasture management experience
  • Dairy management experience, including AFI systems experience
  • Experience in managing and coordinating Dairy staff is essential
  • Nutrition, health and fertility management experience
  • Calf rearing experience
  • Great stockmanship skills
  • Computer literate

TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL NEED:

  • A proven ability to manage pastures and achieve excellent utilization
  • The ability to manage the breeding and achieve excellent breeding results
  • A proven record of great stockmanship
  • The skill to manage a dairy and achieve excellent milk quality results
  • To be computer literate, including AFI systems
  • Great communication skills to work with and motivate employees
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to priorities tasks
  • M.A.D. (Mad about details)

You will be provided with:

A competitive salary package based on experience/qualifications with housing  (inclusive of W&E),  and a vehicle for farm use.

If you have a remarkable work ethic and meet the requirements, please submit and upload your CV in Word format via our website www.dynamictalent.co.za or email lynette@dynamictalent.co.za

 CLOSING DATE:  30 September 2019