Industrial Training/Job Placement For New Graduates (Agriculture) on on New Zealand Livestock Farms

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In our efforts to sustain and progress growth and development of the Livestock Industry in PNG the Livestock Development Corporation (LDC) has advanced a partnership program with will see young graduates with agriculture qualification(s) undergo Industrial training at the New Zealand National Training Academy (NTA) and later go on for job placements in selected livestock farms across New Zealand.

This program will be made available by our partner and Papua New Guinean owned SME based in New Zealand, the Dairy and Beef Cattle Farming Consultancy (DBCFC).

We are now extending an open invite to young Papua New Guineans who have recently graduated from recognized tertiary institutions throughout the country to apply for this hands-on industrial training experience and possible job placements in select farms across New Zealand.

Duration of the program

  • 3 months intensive industrial training at New Zealand NTA
  • 1 Year job placement in select livestock farms across New Zealand (optional)

To be eligible, the applicant

  1. Must have a diploma or bachelor’s degree qualification in Agriculture
  2. Must be between the ages of 20-35
  3.  Must have a current police clearance certificate
  4. No underlying medical issues
  5. Must meet the required height of 165 centimeters (for safety reasons)
  6. Should have a current PNG Drivers License
  7. Must of sober habits

Due to limited spacing of 11 successful applicants per quarter, only candidates who meet all of the above requirements will be selected to under-go the next screening process and further logistics as accorded by LDC and DBCFC

Applicants can send their letters of interest with certified educational qualifications, CVs, a passport Biodata Page, or any form of official identification, and at least 3 references including one from their local church to:

Ms. Shirley Mariole

Acting Human Resource Manager

Livestock Development Corporation

P.O.BOX 144

Port Moresby

National Capital District

All applications should be emailed to or

Those who applied previously through email address of the Managing Director should reapply to email addresses above

For more information, please contact Ms. Mariole on 3044 233  or Ms. Vanessa Andrias on 78666408

Applications close on the 29th of February 2024

 Source: Public notice published by the Livestock Development Corporation PNG.