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Grounds Maintenance Worker at the Equestrian Center

Ashland, Virginia 23005
United States

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Date Posted: 06/02/2019 | Last Updated: 06/11/2019

Categories: Farm Maintenance, General Farm Labor
Positions Available: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
Minimum Education Level: High School
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job: Any Breed
Languages Required: Any Language
Drivers license required? No
Commercial drivers license required? No
Own car required? No
Pets allowed? No
Non-smokers required? No
Live on site? No
Will pay to relocate? No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft    in
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About The Facility
The Center is located three miles from our Ashland campus, boasts 70 acres of pasture, has space for 33 horses, and includes an indoor riding arena, two large outdoor areas, and space for cross-country fences.
Job Description
Randolph-Macon College seeks applications for a full-time Grounds Maintenance Worker to work at its R-MC Equestrian Center.

Responsibilities: Primary duties include basic farm work: overall care and presentation of facility, fence repair, cutting grass, weed eating, ring maintenance, trash removal, placing supply orders with the Barn Manager (i.e. fence boards, screws, diesel, grease, hydraulic fluid, etc.) and minor equipment maintenance. Secondary duties include assisting with daily care of all horses and ponies stabled or kept on premises, owned by the college, boarded or on lease. The position is classified as essential personnel by the College.

To apply: Submit letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references all in one attachment to: Sharon Jackson, Director of Human Resources at and click “Apply” in the top-right corner of the page or complete an application M-F from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Human Resources, Peele Hall, 204 Henry Street, Ashland, VA 23005.

Founded in 1830, Randolph-Macon has 1450 students and is located in Ashland, VA, a residential community 15 miles north of Richmond and 90 miles south of Washington D.C. Randolph-Macon College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, believes students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We welcome applications from members of underrepresented populations.
Job Requirements
Qualifications: High school diploma or GED along with experience working with farm equipment and farm maintenance. Prior experience as a farm/stable worker preferred.
Randolph-Macon College offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.
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