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  • Experienced Professional Show Jumping Rider

    Jumping Qualified Sports horses Basic National and International Equestrian Shows Breeding Schooling / Training fine Sports horses

  • Horse Person Wanted

    Private Ranch near Mt. Shasta with 22 horses. Owners have high standards for care, training, safety and teamwork. Riding focus is primarily Western and is geared to training reliable trail horses. Duties: Daily horse care, riding and training. Additional skill sets that would be an asset: Horse health and veterinary knowledge. Natural Horsemanship. English and/or driving experience.

Beautiful, private equestrian facility located in the Mid Hudson Valley of New York (near HITS Saugerties), on 150 acres with miles of trails. We are looking for a take charge groom and barn manager to oversee all aspects of horse care. Currently, we have 7-10 horses....pleasure to grand prix jumpers...for show and sale. We are looking for a qualified person to handle the horse care/property care, assist our trainer (who lives on the property) and help develop our business model. Our hope is to re-establish our facility as a horse show venue and bring in a select group of boarders. We are in fox hunt country and would be interested in developing a clientele interested in hunting. We offer housing, stall and salary.

The Job

Job No
115969
Status
Looking
Title
Groom/Barn Manager
Type
Farm Maintenance; Groom-General; Manager-General; Head Groom;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
to be determined
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Monday, July 7, 2014
Posted
9/27/2013
Updated
7/7/2014
Expires
10 months ago
Views
549

The Employer

Employer No
106455
Name
Hidden Pond Stables Inc.
Location
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States US flag
Facility type
Eventing; Private; Show Jumping; Training;

Required Key Skills

Equine First-Aid; Sole Charge;

The Facility

Beautiful,private,equestrian facility with 45 stalls, large indoor arena with rubber/sand footing, large sand jumper arena, grass grand prix field, cross country jumps including water complex, miles of private trails on 100 acres, grass paddocks for turnout. Home of the original H.I.T.S. Horse Shows. Looking for a candidate that is a self starter, motivated and independent. Ideal candidate is an equine professional looking to relocate and build a career in a very desirable area of New York, Dutchess County. Convenient to NYC via MetroNorth(train) or Taconic Pkwy(car).

Tags

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