Ground Staff Member


Benner Racing

Benner Racing is looking for a full time ground staff member to join the team. We are a small stable with a tight knit team of staff and well educated nice horses. This role includes mucking out, hosing, feeding horses, holding for contractors such as farriers and vets, basic stable maintenance as well as putting horses on/off walker and treadmill. 

The right person will:

  • Have prior horse experience (preferably in racing/with young horses although happy to talk further on this) 
  • Be passionate about maintaining a high level of care for the horses with good attention to detail 
  • Live locally or have access to their own reliable transport 
  • Be enthusiastic and happy to work with others - we want cool people as part of our team!

In return we offer a realistic workload expectation with every second weekend off, a good wage and the opportunity to up-skill yourself within the industry through NZTR and Primary ITO.

Ability to ride is not a necessity as this is a ground staff role.

Morning hours: 5am- 9am Afternoon shift: 2pm-4pm Attendance at jumpouts, trials and race days.

To apply for this position, please reach out to Johno Benner at 021 0244 6116 or [email protected]

Closing Date: 23 February 2024