Competition yard near Athens, GA is seeking a full time groom/assistant manager. We are an active Eventing barn and also frequents Dressage and Show Jumping competitions. Applicants must have some experience in the field of eventing and managing competition horses, overall farm and equine maintenance and must work well with others. Ideally applicant would also have some riding and teaching experience and want to build up into teaching some lessons with the option to gain clientele. Riding is not required but would be a viable option if you have experience in eventing and would like to help produce young horses along with exercising some competition horses. Open to discussing your experience and not opposed to an eager learner that wants to build on their knowledge to fulfill this position completely. Applicant must be hard working, self motivated, organized, patient, works well with others and communicates well. Job includes, but not limited to, all daily horse care and chores, feeding, stall/paddock/barn maintenance, organizing and general tidiness, basic medical care, keeping/making schedules, managing individual horse care needs, all aspects of grooming at home and away at shows. Ultimately the position will require all of this knowledge and more but if you are wiling to work hard and learn while working closely with a 5* eventer, much can be taught and learned over time. Must have own car and drivers license, prefer no pets or smoking but can discuss, and must have health insurance. Housing and salary provided, salary will be discussed depending on experience/knowledge. We are in a fabulous location with easy and regular access to Aiken, Tryon, Conyers, Ocala and Lexington to name just a few. Minutes from downtown Athens and an hour from downtown Atlanta, both providing a lovely change of scenery from daily horse routine with plenty to do, see and places to enjoy! Fun atmosphere with a great group of horses, clients and owners!