Yard Manager

Location
Randwick (Suburb), Sydney (AU)
Salary
Competitive remuneration package
Posted
09 Nov 2022
Closes
09 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

John Thompson Racing at Royal Randwick is looking for an experienced Foreperson to join our team. We require a responsible and motivated team leader to manage the day to day running of our stable.

The successful applicant will be a competent horseman/woman who has a strong passion for the Racing Industry.

The position is a full-time role.

Essential Skills:

  • Proven experience within the racing industry in a similar role highly desired.
  • Proven management experience.
  • Excellent horsemanship skills and a firm understanding of the training, care and nutrition of horses.
  • Confident providing veterinary care and treatments, as well as being able to recognise injury and lameness.
  • Excellent communication & time management skills.
  • Highly reliable.

Responsibilities include:

  • Liaising directly with trainer and overseeing the daily running and organisation of the stable.
  • Monitoring horses for soundness, injury or illness.
  • Ensuring the horse's are well-fed and groomed.
  • Monitor each horse‚Äôs nutritional needs and diet, recording eating habits.
  • Assisting with veterinary treatments
  • Directing and mentoring staff.

Renumeration will be commensurate with experience and skills and sponsorship is available. 

To apply in confidence please send your resume to danielle@johnthompsonracing.com.au