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Assistant Barn Manager/Rider in NC

, North Carolina 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 05/10/2022 | Last Updated: 05/10/2022
Assistant Manager, Rider - English
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$60,000 - $64,999
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
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, gated, family farm with a beautiful 6 stall barn, meticulously maintained pastures and rolling terrain that offer stunning views of the surrounding foothills. A picturesque creek runs through, where, across the bridge are charming cottages in which two of the team members live. This is a beautiful and peaceful place, truly a paradise for those who love horses and nature. Our team is exceptional. We focus on ensuring the horses are healthy and happy, while maintaining a safe, enjoyable, and respectful environment. We are looking for an exceptional self-motivated individual who is seeking an incredible, long-term opportunity.
Job Description
Assistant barn manager and rider. Feeding, watering, mucking, turnout (in hilly terrain), grooming, blanketing/un-blanketing, barn laundry, tacking/untacking, bathing, hand walking, hand grazing, bandaging, maintain clean barn. Exercise riding for the purpose of the horses’ fitness and happiness during all seasons and weather, is required. Horses are ridden in English tack on the flat.
Job Requirements
Must be looking for long-term employment and truly enjoy the tranquil lifestyle on the private farm. Direct experience managing the care of horses as well as the facility. Must have a cheerful attitude with a genuine passion for working with horses and people; good work ethic; honest; effective and respectful communication skills; knowledge of quality horse care, basic equine first aid/medical treatment, horsemanship and equine behavior; excellent equine handling skills; willingness to learn; flexible; self-motivated who can also follow directions well; working well with others is a must.
Must be able to lift 50+ lbs. consistently. Proficiency in driving a horse trailer is very beneficial.
Salary, Monthly allowance for Health Insurance, Paid time off, Year-end bonus (based on performance)
Description of Housing Provided
Private 2 bed/2 bath furnished cabin on the farm