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Animal Care, Housekeeping, Diy, Gardening

Wacky Stays & Llama Trekking Kaikoura, Marlborough

Job Description

JOB FOR ANIMAL LOVERS (Kaikoura, South Island) = animal care, gardening, housekeeping, DIY & projects.
I am looking for one, two, or a couple (two positions - single & double bedrooms).
Your work is really varied, including:
- 40+ farm animals (you help at feeding times, general care).
- off-site Llama Trekking (if staying more than two months, you can learn to be a trekking guide).
- maintenance & DIY (eg: painting, fence mending, hedge cutting, repairing cages, fixing anything that breaks).
- housekeeping (six unusual rental units = yurt, tipi, train carriage, colonial wagon, house truck, farmers cottage).
- gardening = poly tunnel, six raised vegetable beds, herb garden, rainwater collection, on-site composting. We grow organically from seeds.
The team (two in winter, up to five in summer) share a seven day roster.
Salary = $23/hr (first 8 weeks), $25/hr (week 9+) - (all include holiday pay supplement).
Hours = 40hrs/week. 8am start.
If needed, on-site accommodation costs: $99 (couple, shared) or $130 (single) each per week, and includes all bills, laundry, wifi; staff kitchen, bathroom, common room. Food is not included, although I provide tea, coffee, etc. and you can help yourself from the orchard (apples, pears, plums, peaches, grapefruit, orange, walnuts), herb garden and organic vegetables from the poly tunnel and nine raised beds (which you help look after, and enjoy what we grow).
You MUST have a background with animals, and housekeeping. You MUST live in NZ and either be a resident/citizen or have a working holiday visa.
Interested = message me with your email address, and phone number, and I will email the detailed job description. Immediate start for the right person/couple. I look forward to working with you - Kevin

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Wacky Stays & Llama Trekking

Member since: December 2020

Six unusual rental units - yurt, train carriage, colonial wagon, tipi, house truck, farmers cottage
Llama Trekking - two off-site options: 1hr river bank, or half-day Kaikoura bay and mountains with museum and picnic
40+ farm animals to look after - sheep, llama, alpaca, pigs, chickens, ducks, collie dog, ...
HUGE raised bed vegetable garden and poly tunnel.
Staff facilities include - two double rooms, one single bed shepherd hut, shared kitchen, bathroom and common room with sofa and HUGE TV, blu-ray, netflix, etc.

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