Stable Hand Wanted
This is a position which benefits from a working knowledge of horses, general maintenance skills and solid communication skills. A positive/pleasant attitude towards all boarder and clients is expected at all times. Must be able to remain calm under pressure and be a self-starter and self-motivated.
Reports to owner/trainer and is responsible for overall maintenance and daily running of the facility, feeding, cleaning & administering of medication.
Adhering to feeding, cleaning & supplement schedules
Holding horses for vet & farrier as needed
Administering of prescribed medication & general first aid as needed
Facility maintenance and fixes
Keeping stable area tidy, sweeping, raking & watering
Grooming & bathing of animals as needed
Monitoring horses for health and soundness
Assisting with tacking and untacking of horses for lessons on an as needed basis
A high school diploma for employment is desired. You must have AT LEAST 2 yrs prior work experience with horses and be handy enough for routine maintenance. At least 2 references will be required and you must be willing to have a background check run.
|Ad Created: 8/13/2012 •
Last Update: 8/15/2012
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