A Marshall, VA based training and lesson stable has an open position for a live-in assistant.The position can be full time or part time - 20 hours a week with a flexible schedule allowing for another job. Care for 10-14 horses. Duties include but are not limited to: Morning and evening chores which includes turn in/out, feed, water, grooming, blanketing, stall/barn cleaning, administration of equine medication when applicable, and exercising and lunging of horses. Experience is needed with horses of different breeds and age. Riding and horse showing opportunities available for the right person.
Experience with fence repair, operation of tractor and manure spreader, and maintaining indoor and outdoor riding arenas is preferred. We are looking for someone who is task oriented, self motivated, punctual, possesses communication skills, efficient, organized, friendly, and can provide references. Someone who is business oriented and will hold the highest standards of professionalism when interacting with clients and students. Minimum 2 years of experience. Compensation will be discussed on a case by case basis and will depend upon your level of experience and knowledge in this industry, and does include a furnished apartment. No pets. This is an opportunity with great potential for the right person. Send resume and references to Denise@forecastfarms.com
Minimum 2 years working with horses.
Required Key Skills
Large apartment, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, full living room, kitchen, Directv.