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Foaling Manager

Washoe City, Nevada, Nevada 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 09/30/2020 | Last Updated: 09/30/2020
Categories:
Assistant Manager, Breeding Farm Assistant, Computers/IT, Customer Service, General Farm Labor, Manager - Breeding, Marketing, Nightwatch/Foaling, Sales/Marketing, Stallion Handler, Veterinary Technician - AI/Embryo Transfer, Veterinary Technician - Large Animal
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$40,000 - $44,999
Minimum Education Level:
Four Year Degree
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Arabian
Languages Required:
English
Drivers license required?
Yes
Commercial drivers license required?
No
Own car required?
Yes
Pets allowed?
No
Non-smoker required?
Yes
Live on site?
Yes
Will pay to relocate?
No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
140-acre Egyptian Arabian Breeding Farm located just outside Reno, NV and a short drive from Lake Tahoe. 30 horses on property avg., 4-6 foals bred per year, no riding/training/showing required for this position as farm is dedicated to breeding only.
Job Description
Hours 8am to 5pm with 1-1.5hr lunch break, 5 days/week
Will assist with breeding mares and all medical/vaccine care while pregnant, foal watch, birthing foals, ensuring foals are healthy when born, able to spot emergency concerns with mares in foal/during and after foaling and foals with health issues. Provide basic first aid such as lacerations, wounds, and colic, able to apply bandages. Will be responsible for halter breaking and ground manner breaking foals to be handled, lead, tie, etc. Will help other farm staff with feeding and barn/stall cleaning duties.
Job Requirements
Ability to take TPR, experience with IM and/or IV injections. Stallion handling experience, knowledge and/or experience with AI and embryo transfer, ability to drive truck and horse trailer, teach young horses to load and unload safely.
Must have Driver's License
Must have Clean Background Check
Must be able to pass drug test
Must have soft touch with animals - Abusive behavior will not be permitted on a zero-tolerance policy.
Must have Breeding Experience
Must have Foal handling experience
Working interview required
Benefits
Salary based on experience, in addition to benefits and housing offered
Description of Housing Provided
1br/1ba full size living on property to include basic electric, water and utilities
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