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Full time salaried Foxhunter Groom/Rider position in Middleburg, VA with health benefits

MIDDLEBURG, Virginia 20117-3812
United States
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Date Posted: 07/18/2021 | Last Updated: 07/18/2021
Groom - General, Manager - General, RIder - Foxhunting, Rider - Jumper
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$30,000 - $34,999
Minimum Education Level:
High School
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
Private Farm with 8 TB foxhunters in Middleburg VA.
Job Description
Responsible person to care for and ride our 8 foxhunters and live on the farm. Duties include: - daily feeding and inspection of the 8 horses (2x/day) - holding for farrier and vet - grooming for foxhunts (especially during hunt season 3-4X/week) - layups - regular riding to keep horses fit for the season (2-5 horses/day). Tack, stall and barn cleaning. Candidates must be tidy, reliable, have a solid work ethic and experience in caring for horses, grooming and riding. Must be able to recognize illness or lameness. Must have good communication, time management and record keeping skills. We have 8 off the track thoroughbreds foxhunters. Position seeks a confident jumping background. Timid riders or riders who don’t like riding cross country need not apply. Nice apartment over barn with full utilities, laundry, high speed internet and DIRECTV included. Must be at least 21. No smokers, drugs or drama. Must have at least 3 excellent job references and riding references. We provide a fun safe place to work with competitive pay.
Job Requirements
Experience with Riding, Grooming, Horse Care, Stable Management and Training,
Health insurance
Workers Compensation
Apartment with utilities, high speed internet, direct TV
Description of Housing Provided
Large Efficiency Apartment over the barn with a private deck. Washer and dryer.