Westbury Stud acknowledges the working conditions that exist within the NZ Thoroughbred industry which typically requires long hours and days in the field. We are committed to changing the traditional working hours to be in line with other industries, offering 8 - 8.5 hour day positions all year round with full-time and part-time roles available.
Westbury Matamata are seeking to fill Stable Hand positions for immediate start either on a full-time or part-time basis.
The role includes a variety to farm and stable duties including:
General cleaning and mucking out of boxes (stables), filling feed bins and water buckets
Using a blower, water blaster and sweeping to clean other areas for general cleanliness around the stables
Cleaning water troughs and feed buckets
Assisting in making up feeds
Assisting with any other tasks as required of you by your Manager
The successful applicant(s) must possess a good work ethic, the ability to work well within a large team, be reliable and punctual. Full training will be given with the potential to upskill into different departments should breeding thoroughbreds be a career aspiration.
The stud farm is internationally recoginised and is a superior environment to work in each day with an innovative and forward-thinking, friendly and supportive team.
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