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Farm Manager/Trainer

Oak Harbor, Washington 98277
United States
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Date Posted: 01/02/2023 | Last Updated: 01/02/2023
Categories:
Farm Maintenance, General Farm Labor, Manager - Private Farm, Trainer - General, Working Student
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?
No
Non-smoker required?
No
Live on site?
No
Will pay to relocate?
No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
WIldwood Farm is a Equestrian facility located on Whidbey Island, Washington. This 80 acre ranch offers exemplary full care to our clients along with top-notch nutrition, excellent facilities and professional staff.
Job Description
Looking for an experiences Farm manger for a full time position at a commercial boarding and training facility. Ideal candidate will have experience working with horses and be fully competent at horse care which includes handling, training and manual duties associated with horse care such as cleaning stalls, cleaning pastures and paddocks, tending to water troughs, assuring turn out areas are safe and undamaged, feeding as prescribed, stocking hay and other maintenance duties as they arise. Ideal candidate will also be proactive with tending to vehicles, arenas and working areas, landscaping and overall look of the farm and facility and take a leadership role with other workers to assure jobs are getting done correctly. Additionally, candidate must have experience with foundational training of horses. Part of the position is to assist our instructors with the maintenance and addition of our school horse program, and this may mean bringing potential horses in for work to assure they will be a good fit for our program. Additional training may be needed for horses that are here for sale or to be trained for sale or horses in need of training from the local community; these fees are not included in the posted salary range so the opportunity to earn more is likely.
Job Requirements
Horse care, handling and training is required (English or Western although our facility is English-based. Good work ethic, able to run farm equipment, able to lift hay bales and grain sacks, landscaping or grounds maintenance a plus, mechanical minded
Benefits
Annual paid vacation
Description of Housing Provided
Housing may be available on site
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