Tractor Operator

We are seeking a motivated person with appropriate skills to assist our Track Supervisor on race nights by driving the tractor and from time to time the water tanker.

Alexandra Park is the destination for the Auckland Trotting Club – Harness Racing, which sees approximately forty-one exciting racing events each year, usually on a Friday night.

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic person with appropriate skills to assist our Track Supervisor driving the tractor and from time to time the water tanker, on race nights to ensure a high-quality surface for our horses and drivers.

This is a casual / part time position starting at 5:00pm on race nights (usually Friday’s) and finishing around 11:00pm.

You will be required to assist the Track Supervisor with grooming, conditioning and watering of the shell surfaced track.

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 an advantage but not essential for you to have experience working with horses

Please apply on-line or send CV to cathy.gubb@alexandrapark.co.nz

About this opportunity

Department

Property Department

Job type

Casual

We'll be looking for:

  • HT Licence
  • Able to operate medium to heavy machinery & equipment
  • Be fit and healthy with a desire to work outdoors

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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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