Blandford Lodge is a boutique farm in Matamata looking for a reliable, hard working, responsible person for the up coming Yearling Season.
We will be requiring someone to start at the end of October ready for Yearling Prep. This position is seasonal for the duration of yearling prep for the Karaka sales and will 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 Yearling prep experience
*Previous stud or racing experience (Preferably experience with lunging young horses or sales
*The ability to work alone as well as part of a team
*A positive can do attitude with the ability to take direction
*Able to provide at least two references relating to the relevant industry
*Valid drivers license
*An NZ resident or a Valid NZ work visa
On farm accomodation is available for the right
Salary will reflect on experience
Full time Monday-Friday and Rostered on every second weekend with time off over either Xmas or New Years.
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