Situated on 250 acres this property and horse farm is stunning. Dressage, jumping, cross country, restarting OTTBs, lesson program, shows and breeding. Applicants will have opportunities to work in the different areas and focus on interests that fit in with their future goals. No matter what area of the horse industry you are looking to become a part of this experience will make you a valuable employee in the future. Currently have working students and looking to add a working student to start September 2019 for 3+ months. Horse experience important.
Candidate must meet the following criteria:
-at least 19 years of age
-have horse experience
-ability to follow directions independently -solution orientated and organized -motivated to learn and expand on existing skills -comfortable doing daily chores/facility management meticulously -assist with routine medical care, farrier, dental and therapy -have friendly disposition and comfortable interacting with clients and visitors Learn:
This program is fast paced and filled with educational opportunities for the right person with at least early equestrian background. Proactive, quick thinking fast learner who is energetic, positive and a great team player a must. Our team is small with a top class attitude, reliable and professional. Calm personality important around the riders, some as young as 4yrs old. Attention to detail has to be a priority, completing daily check lists so that nothing is missed. Must take directions well, have excellent people skills, a caring personality and soft hands with the horses. Shift work required. Barn chores are a huge part of duties. Must be able to carry up to 50lbs bags, and be flexible for shift work. Must have phone with text/email capability. Facebook - Oakstone Stables Looking for working student/intern to start asap. Minimum 3 months. Start Sept 2019
Share house with other working students. Washer/dryer, internet. Approx 1.20 hrs from Albany Approx 2.20 hrs train ride to Manhattan from Albany train station
25 horses, Riding School, Training barn, Boarding, Trails, Shows, Kids Program, Indoor Arena, Outdoor Arena, Paddocks, Summer camps.