Listed: Sep 10, 2021
Oamaru Meats Limited (BX Foods Ltd) is a multispecies Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves.
Applications for the position of Shepherd are sought from interested individuals wishing to join a small but committed team.
We welcome applications for the position of Shepherd with their own dogs.
We are looking for self-motivated candidates who are:
- Organised and have the ability to meet deadlines.
- Good communication skills.
- Excellent livestock handling skills.
- A strong animal welfare focus including familiarity with MAF animal welfare code for commercial operations.
- Experience in ensuring animals presented forslaughter meet the standards required for hygienic processing
- Fit, healthy, active and able to carry out physical work.
- Be fully committed to the plant hygiene and safety programmes.
- Honest and reliable.
All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and provide evidence of full vaccination.
If you meet the above criteria, have a positive attitude and enjoy working as part of a team, please collect or phone for an application Form from Main Office:
7 Redcastle Road, Oamaru
Phone (03) 433 0078
Or apply in writing, attaching CV to:
Applications close on Monday 27th September.