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Fox Hunting Groom

Far Hills, New Jersey 07931
United States
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Date Posted: 09/02/2020 | Last Updated: 09/02/2020
Groom - General, RIder - Foxhunting
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Cleveland Bay, Thoroughbred
Languages Required:
Drivers license required?
Commercial drivers license required?
Own car required?
Pets allowed?
Non-smoker required?
Live on site?
Will pay to relocate?
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
Private Fox Hunting Barn on extensive acreage. We trailer to an indoor ring in the winter months. Five horses, 3 active, 2 retired foxhunters. Facility is organized and tidy. We operate as a team and have implemented a care regimen that has been successful. All horses are handled daily and receive equal treatment, e.g. grooming, bathing, trimming, etc. Established support team (vet, farrier, dentist).
Job Description
Private Fox Hunting barn looking for a mature, experienced individual to provide top class care for five horses. Responsible for all barn duties (feeding, mucking, grooming, turnout, night check), tack maintenance, etc. We need an experienced cross country rider capable of following the individual fitness requirements of 3 active horses. Responsible for preparation/presentation of horses for hunt meets and other events. Must have a valid driver’s license and to be able to drive a trailer to meets. Living accommodations are provided (single family house on farm). 5.5 day work week. Please direct inquiries to Helen @ 908 763 2034. Serious inquiries only.
Job Requirements
Grooming Experience (incl. clipping, trimming, bandaging, mane/tail maintenance, etc)
Ability to work in a team environment, to take direction, and to be willing to learn and grow.
Competent and confident cross country rider with the ability to follow the individual fitness requirements as set forth by management
Valid drivers license
Ability to drive/haul truck and trailer
Salary and Benefits to be determined
Description of Housing Provided
Single spacious family house, living room, eat-in kitchen, 1 large, 1 small bedroom, bath, washer/dryer, small yard. Located on main farm a short distance away from the barn.