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Assistant Barn Manager

Poolesville, Maryland 20837
United States
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Date Posted: 12/04/2020 | Last Updated: 05/10/2021
Groom - General, Manager - General, Manager - Private Farm
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Any Language
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
Beautiful, well-maintained private 16 stall dressage barn on 57 acres. One of the best facilities on the East Coast. Well managed by experienced, professional and positive staff. Resident trainer is USDF Gold Medalist with a positive, consistent and successful training program for horses and riders. Owner is a veterinarian and Grand Prix rider who lives on site. We have several international caliber horses in the barn and train often with multiple past and present national coaches and US Team members. Exceptional facility, care and work environment.
Job Description
Assistant barn manager with experience with high end performance horses. Job includes typical barn duties of cleaning, grounds maintenance and horse management as well as helping to oversee clients, employees and facility. Grooming and some show travel. There may be limited riding opportunities for the right, experienced individual but this is primarily a management and care position. We are well staffed and keep a reasonable work schedule for this position of 5-5.5 days/week. Must be reliable, professional and able to work well with others. Housing may be available. This position is only available as my long term manager's husband is being transferred.
Job Requirements
Experience with high end sport horses. Basic equine and human first aid. Own transportation, able to lift at least 50#, punctuality, familiarity with farm equipment, basic computer skills. Ability to manage and schedule others in a positive and professional manner. Strong work ethic and positive attitude a must. Owner is involved with management of facility and horses and has many years of experience as barn help, competitor and barn owner.
housing is possible. Other benefits pending experience and performance. I do not have room for a staff member's horse
Description of Housing Provided