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  • Company name: Oamaru Meats Limited

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The Oamaru Mail IN TRADE


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.

Vacancy details

Company name: Oamaru Meats Limited
Employment location: Otago
Type: Permanent – full-time
Listing expires on: Monday 27 September 2021

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