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Yard Hand

June 19, 2019

MVS Equine requires a fixed-term, full-time (30+hrs per week) yard hand for the equine breeding season (September – December/January) to be based at our busy, purpose-built Equine Veterinary Hospital in Matamata. Hours to be discussed with applicants but a 7:00-7:30am start will be required.

To be successful in this role you’ll need:

  • Excellent horse handling skills and stable management/ground maintenance skills;
  • To be an energetic team player with a ‘can do’ attitude;
  • To show empathy and provide a supportive role in the care and welfare of the horses seen in our practice;
  • To deliver a consistent standard of excellence in service to our clientele;
  • To be flexible enough with your time to participate in a rotating weekend roster as required.

The successful applicant must at all times aspire to excel in his/her work as a skilled professional as well as in the level of service we offer to our clients. Preference will be given to those candidates who have the skills we are looking for and previous experience reflecting quality care and service.

MVS Equine strives to provide a supportive environment aiming to challenge and encourage team members to achieve goals and personal job satisfaction. If you enjoy working in a friendly environment with a positive, proactive and committed team that strives to be the best, then we want to hear from you.

Please send your cover letter and CV through to sophia@matavet.co.nz asap.