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  • General Manager/Breeding and Equine Care Manager

    The person would be responsible for the horse care and property management. This person will also be responsible for the breeding program.Foaling, foal and broodmare care and health will also need to be performed by this person. In addition, it would be ideal if this person has managerial skills and is able to assist in the human resources department and is responsible in some part for ranch secretary work.

  • Looking to Make A Difference? So are we!

    Our next generation HBOT unit provides horses with the highest quality of care possible. We are dedicated to ensuring that our patients have access to a state-of-the-art HBOT facility with the latest technology and industry leading safety features. Our goal is to utilize our hyperbaric oxygen therapy service to enhance the quality of a horse’s life and assist in returning the horse to its peak performance and health levels as quickly and safely as possible. Interested in joining the team?

Willow Mist Farm is looking for the right someone to join our team. Must be a positive, self motivated, team player. Duties include feeding, mucking out, grooming and minor farm maintenance. Lots of opportunities to ride from greenies to schoolmasters depending on applicants experience and interest. Opportunities to show as well if desired. Applicant must be comfortable working independently. Willow Mist Farm focuses on dressage and hunter/jumper disciplines.

The Job

Job No
114651
Status
Looking
Title
Looking For A Rider/Groom Or Working Student
Type
Groom-General; Groom-Show; Rider-Dressage; Rider-English; Rider-Jumper; Working Student; Head Groom; Groom-Dressage; Groom-Showjumping; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Salary
depends on experience
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Thursday, January 1, 2015
Posted
12/16/2014
Expires
15 days ago
Views
1,030

The Employer

Employer No
105502
Name
Willow Mist Farm
Website
http://www.willowmistfarm.net
Location
Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada CA flag
Facility type
Dressage; Eventing; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Required Key Skills

Riding; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Clipping; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge; Exercising; People Skills;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Sole Charge;

Accommodation

There is a private loft in the barn with a fireplace, fride, microwave and bathroom. Applicant is welcome to take all meals with our family. For photos of facility, please see our website www.willowmistfarm.net

Job Benefits

Applicant can ride as much or as little as they want. There are lots of opportunities to train and show if desired. We are located in a beautiful part of Alberta, Canada near the Rocky Mountains and there is opportunity for travel and sight seeing as well.

The Facility

Private 300 acre dressage and warmblood breeding facility located near the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, Canada. We breed Dutch Warmblods, compete in recognized dressage, offer lessons, start young horses and do some eventing as well. The facility comprises a heated indoor arena and barn as well as fields for hacking.

Tags

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