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Groom

Ocala, Florida 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 07/21/2020 | Last Updated: 07/21/2020
Categories:
General Farm Labor, Groom - General, Groom - Hunter/Jumper, Manager - Private Farm
Positions Available:
Part Time
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
English
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
Private farm located a few minutes from HITS seeks show groom quality care year round for 3-5 horses.
Job Description
Private hunter/jumper barn with 3 horses during off season and 4-5 during season looking for Wednesday-Sunday care. Approx 2-4 hours each day.

Duties include but are not limited to:
Turnout, heavy grooming, blanketing/un-blanketing, tacking/untacking for owner, bathing, hand walking, hand grazing, bandaging, administer medication if needed, update owner when feed/supplies are running low and maintain clean barn. Additionally, pack up and unpack trailer from quick shows at HITS/WEC and providing same duties at HITS/WEC for 1-2 horses along side owner will be required occasionally.

Schedule is Wednesday- Sunday, ideally 11am to 3pm most days, however some days will not require 4 hours of work. Flexibility to groom during morning is also helpful.

This position is paid $20 per horse, per day. Pay is $300 per week during off season and $400-500 during winter season when owner has 4-5 horses on property.
Job Requirements
General grooming of show horses, body clipping, verifiable experience handling/managing horses without supervision, minimum 5 years

Must be able to lift 50+ pounds on a daily basis without issue.

Will be required to pass background check and drug test.
Benefits
Every Monday/Tuesday off
Description of Housing Provided
No housing is provided
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