Stud Hands



***Two Seasonal positions available on boutique stud in Matamata for the upcoming season***

Blandford Lodge is a boutique farm in Matamata looking for a reliable, hard working, responsible person for the up coming Season. We will be requiring someone to start in September for the breeding season. The second position requires someone to start October/November and is a yearling prep position. These  positions are seasonal for the duration of breeding season and the prepping yearlings for the Karaka sales and run through to the beginning of February.

Experienced persons with Yearling Prep/Sales experience preferred. 

Duties will include but are not limited to:

Working with mixed ages of blood stock (Mares, Foals, Spellers, Yearlings), feeding the farm, handling yearlings during yearling prep, helping with vet work, farrier work and general farm maintenance.

Ideal Applicant would have:

*Previous horse or farming experience  (Preferably experience with lunging young horses or sales prep)

*The ability to work alone as well as part of a team

*A positive can do attitude 

*Able to provide at least two references 

*Valid drivers license 

*An NZ resident or a Valid NZ work visa

On farm accommodation is available for the right people 

Salary will reflect experience 

Full time Monday-Friday and Rostered on every second weekend with 4 days off over Xmas/New Years

TO APPLY: Send your CV to: or contact Sarah on 021420460 

SKU: 22.7.2020 TAGS: Full Time, Waikato

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