POSITION VACANT: Starting Gate Attendants

Starting Gates Attendants

The Otago Racing Club is based at Wingatui Racecourse in Mosgiel on the outskirts of Dunedin. It is recognised as the South’s Premier Racing Club. It stages twelve major racing events each year such as Melbourne Cup Day, the Boxing Day Races and Champions Day in February, as well the extremely popular race days at Cromwell.

The Club is currently seeking interest for Starting Gate Attendants to join an existing team.
This would be on a casual rostered basis, for the Clubs thirteen race meetings each year, held during the week or at weekends.

Key Requirements

  • Must have proven experience around horses and be horse savvy
  • Have physical strength and fitness
  • Ability to drive a tractor would be advantageous but not necessary
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be available for training

Training will be provided on site on two consecutive Saturday mornings – date TBC

For further enquiries please email gm@wingatui.co.nz or phone Rebecca 021 936603