Our Services

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Permanent Staff

  • We aim to recruit permanent staff that are the correct fit for your farm and team culture
  • We work with you to try and select an employee that suits the characteristics and experience that you are looking for
  • In dairy this covers all levels : Farm Assistants, Herd Managers, Farm Managers, Contract milkers and Sharemilkers
  • We maintain a Greenstone database of applicants
  • New Zealand or overseas candidates

Temporary Staff

To cover casual or fixed term periods over busy times on the farm, we often have temporary staff available, predominantly candidates from overseas who are in New Zealand on working holidays.

Our Recruitment Process

  • If it is possible (geographically) we try and come out to see you on farm first, so you can meet us in person and we can see your farm
  • We prepare and manage your advertising process (i.e. internet sites, printed media)
  • Manage candidate response and applications
  • We undertake industry and Greenstone Candidate database searches
  • Communication with all candidates
  • Candidate screening and reference checking
  • Shortlisting candidates suitable for interview
  • We organise interview days on farm
  • If required, we can attend and manage the interviews on farm (subject to location)
  • Advising on employment paperwork, including letters of offer, job descriptions, employment agreements
  • We follow-up after start date, to check on progress of new staff members

HR Consultation Services

We offer additional services that can assist in maintaining strong employment relationships. Staff reviews, performance management, staff development plans and preparation of farm packs (for future use by farmers).