looking for barn help
In search of farm hand (or maintenance person) at Kennebec Farm. Good pay, PTO, possible time and a half on weekends, or opportunity to work off board. We have beautiful trails, dressage and jumping arena and large indoor. Clinics, shows and other events right at the facility. (more...)
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... (more...)
We are looking to fill a permanent, full time position at one of the top saddlebred breeding facilities in the country. We foal 40-60 mares a year, and stand 8+ stallions, including the top saddlebred sire in the country. Duties will include everything from daily care and feeding, foaling assistance, collection and processing of semen, assisting the veterinarian, vaccinating and deworming,... (more...)
#### We are looking for additional staff to provide herd care for broodmares and handle foals.
Applicants must have:
- Experience handling new born foals and young colts. A large part of this position is teaching ground manners, halter breaking, leading, standing tied, standing for the farrier.
- Practical knowledge of the conditions that may affect the herd and experience treating... (more...)
Professional Virginia breeding and show jumping operation in search of an experienced equine care specialist. Must be experienced in grooming, handling mares & foals, stallions and show horses.This is an entry level position, and the position does not include riding or managerial duties.
Flexible, reliable, a team player, have good communications skills, a positive attitude, be... (more...)
Assist in all aspects of a working breeding farm with breeding, shipped semen, foaling + foal watch, handling foals, halter breaking, vet care, night checks, sale presentations, exercising of young stock and stallions, giving medications, treating minor injuries. This is not a training or riding position. Abilitity to do repairs and help in maintenance, mowing etc a big plus. We provide a... (more...)
Farm maintenance person required for 90 acre equestrian farm in the Surrey Hills. Required to do all paddock/field/yard maintenance. All necessary equipment supplied. Experience with sheep and horses would be very helpful.
Minimum 3 years experience including traveling with horses to shows, sole responsibility for up to 8 horses, 4 horses at shows. Must have extremely high turnout standards, experience running a yard and managing the day to day care of multiple horses and ponies. HT licence required and able to drive a horsebox. References required. Position in live-in and responsibility for managing property when owners are absent. Must be able to school on the flat and must have had dressage training.
Searching for Head riding instructor to split lessons with another instructor. We have 100-120 students right now and are going to begin bringing in more. Job intails weekly lessons, 40 horses in rotation, trimming, keeping lesson horses legged up. On site living facility available. Pay based on experience and amount of lessons to be taught. Help with events and summer camps. Pay $7-$10 per lesson. Training for outside clients will be paid extra.