Track Manager



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Great opportunity for an experienced Track Manager to join our team.

  • Are you passionate about horse racing and turf/track management?
  • Are you an experienced Groundsman or Turf/Track Manager wanting to take the next step in your career?
  • Do you want to enjoy an outdoor lifestyle in a great part of New Zealand?

We have a unique opening for a Track Manager to join our small, dedicated team in Rotorua. This role will suit an experienced person who is passionate about the horse racing industry and track maintenance and is ready to take the next step forward in their career.

About the role:
As part of our team you will be responsible for managing and maintaining the highest standards of track and training surfaces and their surroundings to meet contract specifications. It's a "hands on" role, supported by a positive and engaging Management and Governance Team.

A varied and interesting role, you will work closely with key stakeholders to achieve quality outcomes on the ground.

A mechanical aptitude in the use of tractors and turf/track related equipment is essential.

The success factors:

  • You will be passionate about horse tracks (and sport) have energy to burn and be self-driven.
  • Ideally you will hold or be working towards a Level 4 New Zealand Sports Track Management qualification or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working with and managing turf or track surfaces including experience operating a variety of maintenance and renovation equipment.
  • Have effective communicatino skills to liaise with key stakeholders, clients and interest groups.

For further information or a confidential chat about the role please contact Damien Radesic on 07-3482024 or email [email protected].