Yeomanstown Stud is seeking to hire staff for Yearling Preparation.
We are seeking enthusiastic, experienced, hardworking and reliable staff to join a young dynamic team prepping thoroughbreds for all the upcoming major Irish and British yearling sales. The role will include all yard duties, lunging yearlings, mucking out, feeding, putting horses on and off the walker, turning them out to the field, assisting with farrier and vet work etc. and working as part of a friendly team. The ideal candidate will have ability to take instructions and use your own initiative. Opportunity to travel to sales an option for the right candidate, plus an opportunity to become a permanent employee after the 2021 sales season.
For candidates interested in onsite accommodation own transport is beneficial due to rural area.
Required Key Skills
Shared onsite accommodation available
Opportunity to work alongside and learn from one of the leading consigners in the thoroughbred industry. Attractive package for the right candidate
We are a thoroughbred stud farm in the heart of County Kildare with approximately 70 broodmares. We prep over 70 yearlings for sales each year and also a smaller number of breeze up horses. We buy and sell at all major sales in Ireland, UK & France.
We also stand Flat stallions and offer oprtunity for our staff to learn in any of the areas of the stud they might prefer to work in. We do require that all staff have some previous experience with horses from a safety ascpect but we are happy to share our extensive knowledge to help them to progress within the industry. The size of our team of staff varies seasonally.