Farm Maintenance Assistant

Westbury Karaka & Matamata
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One of New Zealand's leading thoroughbred stud farms is currently seeking a person to join our Maintenance team at both farms located in Karaka and Matamata.

 

Westbury Stud is a significant thoroughbred breeding operation with a team who is committed to rearing horses to become high performing racehorses. Both roles advertised is for a proactive and energetic person who enjoys working outdoors to join our high performing Maintenance teams in Auckland and in the Waikato which sits on a total of 785 acres of prime farmland

 

This is a great position for people without previous farm hand experience to gain basic industry knowledge.

 

The following skills and attributes are not essential, but an advantage:

·         General fencing, maintenance, operations and building skills

·         Familiar with using and maintaining a wide range of farm machinery and hand tools

·         Strong communication skills to maintain effective and positive work relationships

·         Ability to work in a team and autonomously

·         Be physically fit, some heavy lifting required

·         Demonstrate integrity, honesty, reliability and a positive attitude

 

Previous experience is an advantage and the right to work in New Zealand is essential.  This is a permanent position based on a Monday – Friday work week.

 

Westbury Stud has a reputation for quality both internally and externally, we have a great supportive team environment, a cultivating culture and we are excited to introduce a new member to contribute to our team.

 

Please forward your CV and cover letter to vacancies@westburystud.com

 

 

Apply now
Please include your CV and covering letter.