Employment Opportunities

(Watershed Farm – Young, NSW)

Watershed Farm, near Young NSW, constantly requires horse stud and stable hand workers to assist with horse care, sale preparation and each breeding season. These positions involve a variety of roles, including helping with foal down/night watch; assisting with daily vetting; checking and feeding paddock horses; record keeping; treating and medicating stock, etc. Sale preparation involves lunging, grooming, feeding, leading, educating, washing, cleaning stables and caring for young horses.

The farm is located approximately 20 minutes from Young, which has a population of 7,100 people. There are lots of facilities for entertainment and shopping — Big W, Bunnings, Woolworths, boutique shops, movie theatre, restaurants, cafes and pubs.

Hourly pay, overtime and accommodation negotiable.

Foreign working holiday makers (with valid visas) are very welcome. We qualify for the 88 day-2nd visa regional work provision. We also have sponsored horse workers over the years for permanent residency after completing six months of work (see testimonials below), and train and build-up skills working with horses in diverse areas to enhance long-term careers in the industry. Furthermore, we welcome more experienced and capable horse workers who can be provided with the same long-term opportunities in Australia.

If you are an experienced horse person with an Australian working visa and are looking for an employment opportunity in the thoroughbred industry, please email your resume to office@bownessstud.com.au or call James on (+61-0) 428 821 390 for more information.

Alternatively, feel free to provide your details via messenger on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/BownessStud).

JOHN NORTH 0428 846 270 or JAMES DALY 0428 821 390