Job Vacancies

MARCAT recruits for two positions; Farm Assistant and Assistant Herd Manager. To apply to MARCAT for these positions you should hold a qualification in agriculture or animal health and/or have experience with cattle or dairy cows. The salaries for these positions range from NZ$48,000. currency converter
In addition to the salary (or you may be offered an hourly rate) you will receive furnished accommodation. This may be with your employer’s family or in separate living quarters, alone or with other employees.
We have a number of excellent employers who we have worked very closely with over the years. Once you have arrived to your new job, we will be here to assist you in any way we can.

Please apply online – WE NEED YOU!

Working on a New Zealand Dairy Farm

Working on a New Zealand dairy farm will probably be the most challenging work you have experienced. During the spring the hours can be very long, and the pace of work can be very intense. It is very important that you have good skills and a good level of English to help you get through the initial challenge of learning the farm routine.


We value and respect people above all else. We treat people the way we wish to be treated. We encourage adventure, success and advancement.
We operate with the highest level of integrity in all that we do. We say what we mean. We communicate the good, the bad, the ugly and the exceptional.
We embrace challenges and have courage that what we are doing is the best we can do. We admit it, we make mistakes. We seek to continually improve our business and value the opinions, experiences and new ideas of others. We strive to deliver superior service.
We encourage the advancement of individuals, organisations and communities. We align ourselves with positive, proactive people and organisations that see the good, and the love, in the world.
We really enjoy our work and celebrate successes, big and small, as they come both our way and your way too.