Work Opportunities

Want to join the buzz at Brownrigg Agriculture?

Brownrigg Agriculture is a farming company built on a foundation of marketing and innovation in our areas of livestock and cropping operations. With this strong base in rural business, we can offer you a career without boundaries.

Currently Available

Available employment opportunities are advertised here.  If there are no current roles for your skillset but you wish to express an interest in future work at Brownrigg Agriculture, please complete our online application form.

TRACTOR DRIVERS & AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY OPERATORS – SEASONAL

SEASONAL WORK  SEPTEMBER 2017 – MID APRIL 2018 Join our large progressive farming business, working within a professional team in Hawkes Bay. Located at our Agribase, 20 minutes south of Hastings, we have challenging and rewarding SEASONAL positions available for the upcoming cropping season. The opportunity for a permanent position is available to the right candidate. We offer: Innovative precision farming techniques A wide range of John Deere tractors and agricultural equipment 6-day week roster Modern facilities A competitive hourly rate based on experience and skills Possibility of shared accommodation To be successful, you must bring: Experience operating similar agricultural equipment A solid work ethic and good communication skills Flexibility and commitment to work extended hours as necessary A current Full car licence with a good driving history If you’re a motivated, conscientious self-starter with a positive “can do” attitude, then we want to hear from you!  APPLY NOW IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants must have either NZ Residency or hold a Valid Work Visa for NZ.

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AGRICULTURAL SPRAYER OPERATOR – PERMANENT

PERMANENT POSITION Join our large progressive farming business, working within a professional team in Hawkes Bay. Located at our Agribase, 20 minutes south of Hastings, we have a challenging and rewarding PERMANENT Agricultural Sprayer Operator position available.  This will ideally suit an experienced tractor driver looking to take the next step in their career. We offer: State-of-the-art John Deere tractors and Amazone agricultural equipment 6-day week roster during the busy period Modern facilities A competitive remuneration package with employee benefits To be successful, you will have: 3+ years’ experience operating similar agricultural equipment The ability to work safely and efficiently in a fast-paced workplace A high work ethic, able to work unsupervised throughout the day and perform tasks as instructed to a high level Previous spraying experience and chemical knowledge is advantageous but not essential as full training will be given Full Class 1 licence with, ideally, a Class 4 and a clean driving history If you’re a motivated, conscientious self-starter with a positive “can do” attitude, then we want to hear from you!  APPLY NOW IMPORTANT: applicants for this position must hold NZ Residency.

Closes 23 July 2017

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Shepherd

Do you have a passion for farming and all things agriculture? We have an opportunity for a motivated Shepherd to be part of a large-scale intensive agribusiness. This role is based on a 650ha property just out of Fernhill, Hastings, Hawkes Bay.  The property has a great mix of land ranging from highly productive flats to medium-steep hill country.  Winter trade lamb is the main stock policy with bull beef farmed alongside to complement.  We also farm wagyu cattle supplying grassfed markets and feedlot finishing programmes. We are looking for a Shepherd who has: Sound stockmanship skills 2-4 dogs under good command A positive outlook on Health and Safety in the workplace A can-do attitude with a drive to develop key skills A passion for farming with a good sense of humour A strong work ethic, taking pride in upholding a high standard What can we offer you? A chance to develop in a large-scale intensive farming operation The ability to work with the latest technology and modern equipment A competitive remuneration package Exposure to a good team of experienced people across Livestock, Cropping and Agronomy If you are someone who is looking for a challenge, wants to learn and is a team player, we want to hear from you To apply please fill out the form below Note: Applicants for this position must have NZ Residency.

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