Work at Sharrock Racing

Our New Plymouth operation offers employees the opportunity to work with some of the country’s finest horses and a leading trainer.

Sharrock Racing is keen to hear from experienced, hard-working and conscientious track work riders and stable-hands that are looking for a change, to further their career or fulfil their requirements on a working holiday visa.

Employment Opportunities

Foreperson/Future Trainer

With the expansion of horse numbers, the team at Sharrock Racing are on the look out for an experienced person to take on a foreperson role. This person will have the skills and ambition to move into an assistant trainer role. For the right person there is the added potential to become a co-trainer.

An attractive package will be offered for the right candidate.

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Trackwork Riders

Your hours of work will usually be 4.45am to 9.30am.

Pay rates are dependent on experience.

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​Stable Hands

You will be required to work a 5½ day week.

Approximate hours of work are:

4.30am to 9.30am and 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Pay rates are dependent on experience.

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