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Live-in Stable/Farm Hand

Springfield, Tennessee 37172
United States
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Date Posted: 06/19/2021 | Last Updated: 06/19/2021
Categories:
Farm Maintenance, General Farm Labor, Manager - Private Farm
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
English
Drivers license required?
Yes
Commercial drivers license required?
No
Own car required?
Yes
Pets allowed?
Yes
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
53 acre private farm with retired horses, a dog kennel and 2 catteries. We have mostly senior animals so we are looking for a compassionate person to feed and care for all animals on the farm. We have everything from horses, miniature horses, drafts, donkeys.
Job Description
Responsibilities include:
- Feeding, watering, medicating dogs, cats, horses, and alpacas.
- Cleaning of kennel, inside and out daily
- Clean catteries (2) daily
- Playgroups/exercising dogs daily
- Bathing, brushing, grooming dogs
- Rotating horses between pastures
- Horse feeding/ medicating
- Horse bathing/grooming
- Handling horses for farrier and vet visits
- Mucking out pasture barns daily
- Stall cleaning daily (5 stalls + or -)
- Periodic deep cleaning of barn/kennel
- Occasional farm maintenance jobs
Job Requirements
Ideal Candidate must be:
- Must be 21 years or older
- Able to lift at least 50 lbs
- Able to stand and walk for long periods of time
- Experienced with horses
- Experienced with dogs
- Drama Free
- Drug and Alcohol Free
- Non-smoker
- Responsible and Reliable
- Willing to work 6 days per week
- Compassionate, as many of our animals are senior animals
- Flexible, as we have multiple dogs that are afraid of thunderstorms, must on property on stormy days in order to medicate dogs. This job is babysitting and caring for animals 24/7.
Benefits
Job Amenities:
Private efficiency apartment separate from main house
No rent or utility payment
Pay based on experience
Description of Housing Provided
400 sq ft apartment separate from the house. Heat and a/c. All utilities provided. Washer and dryer provided. Your only housing related bill would be if you wanted Wi-Fi in the apartment (approximately $45 per month paid directly to AT&T)
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