A prominent Waikato Racing stable is looking for a professional person or couple.Duties include the managment of a 14 horse racing stable, ability to ride work and take care of the day to day running of the stable, and also assist with the day to day running of a stable The position is for 6 days per week and would suit keen horse people prepared to work as a team member and also alone.Possibly suit a couple. Atention to detail and positive attitude a must...

The Job

Job No
110069
Status
Filled
Title
Racing Stable Manager/Track Rider
Type
Manager-Assistant; Groom-Race; Manager-Race; Racing Industry Prof.; Rider-Race; Trainer-Race; Working Couple/Team; Head Groom; Manager-Yard; Apprentice;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Dependant On Experience
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
2/8/2013
Updated
1/8/2014
Expires
21 days ago
Views
1,475

The Employer

Employer No
100803
Name
Chequers Stud/ Racing
Website
http://www.chequers.co.nz
Location
Waikato, New Zealand NZ flag
Facility type
Dealer; Racing; Stud; Breeding/Foaling; Training; Conditioning/Handling; Agistment;

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Equine First-Aid; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Sole Charge; Exercising; Starting/Breaking;

Required Expertise

Eventing; Racing Flat; Showing; Sole Charge; Flatwork;

Accommodation

There is a 4 bedroom house on stables.

Job Benefits

LONG TERM BENEFITS AVAILABLE

The Facility

we are currently looking for a Stable staff (rider an advantage) and staff for our stud. A successful thoroughbred stud with a great record of producing top quality racehorses. We do everything from stallion to racehorses and everything in-between. A great family enviroment and looking for people to be a long term member of the team we have 3 properties well apointed.

Tags

apprentice; driving license; equine first-aid; exercising; flatwork; groom-general; handling youngstock; rider-western; riding; schooling; showing; sole charge; groom-race; groom-stud; head groom; manager-general; racing flat; starting/breaking; eventing; management; manager-yard; groom-showjumping; rider-jumper; groom-hunt; groom-show; groom-polo; rider-english; job; farm maintenance; foreman/assist.mngr; rider-race; working couple/team; groom-ride/leading; rider-hunter; rider-trotter; new zealand; trainer-race; manager-race; racing industry prof.; waikato; 110069;

Jobseeker Feedback

  • Amazing place, great bosses.

    Holly Ross 10/20/2012
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