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Seeking motivated working student/groom with a good work ethic to work at a Hunter/Jumper show facility and care for 5-8 show horses full time. We usually have multiple working students working at Little Glen. Must have experience with horses and be knowledgeable with hunters/jumpers and horse shows. Great working environment located on 800+ acres, 2 large barns, 36 stalls and heated barns. Located in Northern Ohio. Weather can be COLD during winter, must be okay with cold weather. Trailering experience is a plus. Need someone that is good with change clients, horses, can take direction and wanting to learn. Must be driven, quick on your feet, love horses and understands the responsibilities of taking care of show horses. Must be willing to travel to shows. Responsibilities include at home care of show horses, organization of barn, cleaning, grooming, some riding, lunging, turnout, client interaction, operating farm equipment, farm maintenance, arena maintenance, first aid and veterinary care, medicating (IM and IV injections, can be taught), and stall cleaning (at shows). Need to be detail oriented, enthusiastic, and easy to work with. Working student must be assertive, responsible and able to handle early mornings. Hours can be long at horse shows. Working student must have general training in hunters/jumpers. Working students/groom will have pay increase for horse shows. Riding lessons will be provided for the working student as well as housing. Must be willing to live with other people in large house. Will be working with another working student during this position. The salary will include housing, utilities, lessons, project horse and stipend. Starting salary $200/week working 6-7 days a week. Increase pay at shows. Food covered at shows. Lessons/training included in the position. Working students will be given a project horse. Send resume, riding videos and bio about yourself. Looking for someone to start now.

The Job

Job No
113709
Status
Looking
Title
Wanted: Full Time Working Student At H/J Barn
Type
Groom-Show; Manager-General; Rider-Hunter Seat; Rider-Jumper; Trainer-Show; Working Student; Head Groom; Groom-Showjumping; Groom-Hunt; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
$200/wk + pay increase for shows+ housing
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Posted
7/3/2015
Updated
7/17/2015
Expires
in 2 months
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674

The Employer

Employer No
104764
Name
Little Glen Stables
Website
http://www.littleglenstables.com
Location
Chardon, Ohio, United States US flag
Facility type
Riding School; Show Jumping; Showing; Training;

Requirements

Must have a good work ethic, motivated and hard working. Must have good knowledge of horses and willing to learn. Must be willing to live in a large house with another person on the farm. Must have good flatwork and jumping experience. Working student must be Intermediate rider or above for this position. Will be responsible for riding at times, must be able to handle all types of horses without issues on the Flat. This is not a sole riding job! Must have a valid drivers license and be able to drive large truck/trailer or willing to learn.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; First-Aid; Equine First-Aid; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Clipping; Trim/Pull; Exercising; People Skills;

Required Expertise

Showing; Working with children; Flatwork; Hunter Seat;

Accommodation

Housing is available next to the barn. Large farm house. Must be comfortable living in a house with other people.

Job Benefits

On site housing is available in large farm house for working student/groom. Lessons/ training available and project horse will be given to working student to work with on a daily basis. Hands on experience with training, teaching, facility management, grounds management, etc.

The Facility

Hunter/Jumper show facility located in Northern Ohio. Property is located on 2000 acres, two barns, 36 stalls, and a fully heated facility. Show on the circuit and travel to shows including FL, NY, NJ, KY, etc. Imported sale horse, top hunters/jumper show horses, and lesson program.

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