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  • private hunt farm in NW Illinois, assist manager

    Beautiful rolling hillside country of NW Illinois, small barn of 8-15 horses on 3500 acres. Private family 2nd residence seeks full time live-in assistant barn manager to help with small hunt barn. One bedroom apartment above barn, pond, 6 stall barn. Can bring a horse. Duties to include feeding, turnout, some mucking, lots of grooming, general barn cleaning in a luxury setting. prepare horses for family and training. Chance to ride, train and condition in a world class hunt country.

  • 2 Part Time Grooms required

    Groom for 5 polo ponies

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
4 months ago
Views
1,125

The Employer

Employer No
105502
Name
Guest Employer 105502
Location
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.

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