Cody Morgan Racing is seeking a “Foreman” to join our team based in Tamworth, NSW. The stable is growing rapidly and the successful applicant will play a pivotal part in ensuring our business continues to progress and succeed.
This role would suit an someone who wants to develop their skills with a dedicated team who are cohesive, professional and willing to learn.
You will assist Head Trainer Cody Morgan with all aspects of horse training and as a stable representative will be responsible for maintaining good relationships with owners and racing industry personnel.
This role will evolve and we want to foster career progression as the requirements of the stable change.
Have a good eye to monitor the overall health/well-being of the horses including nutritional needs, eating habits and physical soundness.
Administering equine medication and keeping horse records that are compliant with the rules of Australian Racing.
Direct and participate in daily operations/staff rostering/coordinate the transport needs for race days, trials and spelling.
Race day representation which involves being a contact point for jockeys, owners and staff.
Using the E-TRAKKA platform for analysing track work data.
Work directly with vets, farriers, feed companies, equine therapy providers.
Minimum 3 years of experience in the racing industry in one/multiple of the following roles: stable hand, track work rider, foreman.
Strong leadership qualities with excellent communication.
Able to work independently and report back to the trainer in a concise, organised and timely manner.
Experience working with and handling young horses.
This role has been incorporated into the staff enhancements for Cody Morgan Racing. There is a need to create a sustainable work place that can cope with the increasing numbers of horses that will race at all levels.
We offer an attractive salary ($60,000-$75,000 per annum) based on experience and assistance with finding suitable accommodation will be provided. Tamworth provides the scope for people with an equestrian discipline and agistment for your horse can be facilitated.
If you are a team player who wants to be a part of building a successful platform for the future we would love to hear from you.