Massey University

Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Full time

Reception/ Support Staff / Other

Sep 21

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College of Sciences

Palmerston North

Massey Equine Veterinary Clinic (EVC) has one permanent, part-time position available for weekend Stablehand. The position will be for 4.5 hours on Saturdays and 4.5 hours on Sundays and will be focused on care, feeding, and cleaning of hospitalised patients stalls, yards, and hospital areas across weekends and holiday periods.

In this role, you will also be involved in holding animals while they are medicated and assisting staff with the routine care of hospitalised patients. If you have the ability and willingness to work within a busy and passionate team, then this role is for you. To be successful, you will need to have excellent communication and animal handling skills. The ability to work safely around horses and ponies of all temperaments is crucial; previous experience of cleaning stables is preferred but not essential.

We also have casual positions available during the week and weekends (day and night).

If you are interested in joining our casual team please indicate your availability in your application.

Enquiries may be directed to Alaina Tessier, Senior Equine Veterinary Technician via email

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