Company Westbury Thoroughbreds Limited
Location Franklin, Auckland
Pay & Benefits $37,000.00-$50,000.00
Listed Fri 5 Jan, 2:35 pm
Type Full time, Contract/Temp
Reference Karaka and Matamat
Westbury Stud is one of New Zealand's leading thoroughbred studs. Each season we prepare over 100 yearlings for sale, and send 70 yearlings to the breakers to join the racing team. We run a big operation and require excellent people to join the team. We have got farms in Auckland, Waikato - Matamata.

We are seeking a cheerful, conscientious and suitably experienced Senior Stud Groom to join our team in Matamata.

Duties include general veterinary nursing and care /advice for all bloodstock , assisting vet for all treatment and care. Feeding, stable cleaning, grooming,mucking and providing foaling assistance as required. Previous thoroughbred experience a definite plus.

The successful applicant will be proactive and forward thinking with the ability to work unsupervised while taking responsibility for the outcomes of their work. You must be able to think for yourself, be confident around horses.

Ideally, you must have 5 years previous experience with handling broodmare, foals and yearlings. You must be entitled to work in NZ or have a current NZ Work Visa and have a conversational command of English language, but most of all have a passion for the thoroughbred industry.

In return we offer a fun working environment, ongoing learning and development for right candidate. Salary dependent on experience.

Please send a covering letter and current CV to:

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.