If you are looking for an overview of the sporthorse industry to branch into a career as a stable manager or equine professional, here’s the perfect opportunity to gain hands-on experience at one of the top performance operations in the nation. Learn how to manage the health care for elite competition horses, daily operational needs for a world-class facility, and gain the experience necessary to launch a career in the sporthorse world. Our twelve month internship program offers unique opportunities to gain valuable hands-on experience with top FEI competition horses, renowned stallions, and quality broodmares and young horses.
Time Focus: Dependent on intern’s interests and Hilltop’s schedule, the below approximate percentage of time will be spent in the following areas:
On-site, non-smoking housing is available with basic utilities included (trash, water, and electric). Cable/internet is available at your own expense. Housing will be shared with 2-3 interns, and have a private bedroom and shared living quarters/bathroom. No pets.
Join the Hilltop Team and work at one of the top sporthorse centers in the country! Hilltop offers the opportunity to be a part of a world-class facility filled with top competition horse, renowned stallions, and quality broodmares and young horses. Work alongside leading equine professionals in a friendly team environment that understands the importance of continuing education in the workplace.
Nestled in the hills of northern Maryland, Hilltop Farm offers a tranquil 400-acre setting with beautiful pastures, riding trails, and a world-renowned training center. Hilltop Farm has three distinct departments related to the development of sport horses. Our Breeding Department focuses on Stallion Management; the Raising Department encompasses both broodmare management and the raising of young sporthorses, and our Training Department is primarily focused on dressage, but also believes in the value of cross-training and variety in the development of an elite level athlete.