Track Assistant

Franklin Park Training Centre is a unique harness racing facility-based minutes from the Pukekohe township.

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic person with appropriate skills to assist our Track Supervisor with the day-to-day maintenance of Franklin Park’s training tracks.

This is a permanent full-time position with proposed hours of work being from 6:30am to 2:00pm on weekdays and 6:30am to 1:00pm on Saturday.

You will be required to assist the Track Supervisor with daily grooming, conditioning and watering of the tracks and be able to operate and maintain associated vehicles, machinery & equipment.  Assistance with maintenance of grounds and buildings is further component of the role.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a highly motivated self-starter with a desire to take initiative
  • Have relevant practical skills and genuine interest in track maintenance
  • Be fit and healthy with a desire to work outdoors
  • Have strong communication skills and be a team-player
  • Have an HT drivers licence
  • Be able to operate medium to heavy machinery & equipment
  • It would be essential for you to have experience working with horses

If this is you then please apply by sending your CV to Karen at franklinparktc@alexandrapark.co.nz or apply on line.

About this opportunity

Department

Franklin Park - Pukekohe

Job type

Permanent, Full Time

We'll be looking for:

  • Are you experienced working with horses?
  • Do you enjoy working in the outdoors?
  • Have you had experience in operating heavy machinery?

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If you are interested in this role and feel like you have the right skills & experience, please submit an online application.

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