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Carriage Horse Trainer

Charleston, South Carolina 29401
United States
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Date Posted: 11/27/2021 | Last Updated: 11/27/2021
Trainer - General
Positions Available:
Full Time, Temporary, Contract
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Clydesdale, Percheron
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
We are Charleston’s premier touring company and have access to 3 barns in Charleston South Carolina, a herd of 30+ draft horses, 20 carriages, and a 65 acre farm on Johns Island.
Job Description
Old South Carriage Company is looking for a talented individual to assist in training carriage horses that are new to urban environments or needing additional exposure to specific situations. This position needs someone with both self confidence in equine handling and the ability to create and follow through on a regimented training plan. The draft horses we use are all single hitch, middle aged, previously trained to drive but mainly in a farm like setting. This position will work as part of a team but individuals also need the ability to work solo with the horses in some circumstances. The position could be a 3 month contract or a full time all year position.
Job Requirements
-Previous draft horse driving experience
-Previous draft horse training experience
-Urban horse driving experience
-Valid drivers license and able to drive truck and trailer
-Pass pre-employment drug test
-Competitive Pay
-Flexible Scheduling
Description of Housing Provided
Housing may be provided depending on situation