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Conference and Retreat Staff- Equestrian

Trinity, Texas 75862-8807
United States

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Date Posted: 01/08/2020 | Last Updated: 01/08/2020

Categories: Dude Ranch/Wrangler, Instructor, Summer Camp, Working Student, Wrangler
Positions Available: Part Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
Minimum Education Level: None
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
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
YMCA Camp Cullen is a summer camp and conference center in the piney woods of East Texas on Lake Livingston. We have over 500 acres of property and an equestrian facility that showcases a 90' by 300' arena, 10 stalls, 30 acres of pasture, and an air conditioned building that keeps our tack and supplies.
Job Description
** Apply online at under "part-time" and "resident camp"
Cares for and prepares horses for retreat group riding activities. Retreat activities mainly occur on weekends, although some weekday availability is preferred for occasional weekday retreats and horse care. Maintains safe conditions around the barn, riding rings, trails and surrounding areas. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes guest safety and engagement. Provides a quality experience to children and parents focused on youth development including the YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, caring, and faith.
Job Requirements
1. Prefer 2 years of experience riding horses in any discipline
2. Prefer 1 year of experience caring for horses in a professional or educational setting
3. CPR, First aid and O2 certifications and Child Abuse Prevention training within 30 days of hire date.
4. Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations
Hourly position with Friday-Saturday schedule, potential to keep horse at camp if usable by guests with lease contract
Description of Housing Provided
No housing