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Assistant Barn Manager

Boston, Massachusetts 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 08/19/2021 | Last Updated: 01/26/2022
Assistant Manager, Groom - Hunter/Jumper, Manager - General
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$40,000 - $44,999
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
Hunter/Jumper facility outside of Boston with lesson program, borders and an IEA team.
Job Description
The individual in the assistant barn manager position will be accountable for:
· Managing barn staff members on weekends and working closely with the Barn Manager on days when their schedules overlap
· Acting as point person for communication on weekends
· Assigning, supervising and assisting with daily tasks on weekends
· Contributing to the maintenance, health and proper care of school and boarder horses
· Feeding, watering, mucking, turning out
· Assisting with Equestrian Center facilities and grounds maintenance and upkeep to ensure a clean and safe environment
· Assisting with veterinary visits, as needed
· Assisting with tacking and longeing, as needed
· Dragging rings and operating dump truck, as needed
· Communicating closely with Director and Barn Manager as issues arise and working closely with the Barn Manager to insure smooth daily operations
· Completing additional tasks as required by Director or Barn Manager

Candidates should have previous horse experience: management experience is preferred.

Candidates must have strong customer service skills, as well as be self-motivated and able to work independently with a demonstrated eagerness to understand all aspects of the operational matters of the barn. Physical requirements include an ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time, as well as an ability to lift, carry, and move 50 pounds repeatedly. Candidates must read, speak and understand English and have a valid Massachusetts driver's license. This is a 40 hour/week full time position and candidates must be able to work both weekend days.
Job Requirements
Ability to sit or stand for an extended period of time, lift and carry 50lbs repeatedly, and a valid driver's license.
PTO, Health and Dental
Description of Housing Provided
No housing provided