Hard working, responsible, person for part-time employment.
Weekends are required
Daily responsibilities include the care, exercise, turnout, and equipment of the farm’s horses and dogs; routine barn chores, and pasture maintenance. Due to the nature of working with horses other duties will be required on an as needed basis.
Applicants for this position must be physically able to muck stalls, lift up to 50lbs (hay, feed bags), and groom horses. Prior experience and knowledge of horses and their care is required. Applicants must possess the ability to drive an ATV/Tractor/Spreader, and be able to work in a team environment.
Private equestrian training, breeding and educational farm. We are focusing on Hackney ponies and horses, Friesians and Warmbloods for show driving, carriage driving, dressage and vaulting. Located in Southwest Virginia between Roanoke and Blacksburg. Opportunities to learn multiple disciplines both on a daily basis and thru workshops and clinics. Presently housing 40 horses for show, retired show horses and Hackney pony breeding stock.