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Experienced Equine Home Groom

Austin, Texas 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 08/21/2023 | Last Updated: 08/21/2023
General Farm Labor, Groom - Dressage, Groom - General, Groom - Hunter/Jumper, Groom - Polo, Groom - Western, Working Student
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$35,000 - $39,999
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
About the Facility:
Founded in the mid 90's this well established facility near Austin, TX boosts over 80 stalls and a few full time equine businesses in 3 different disciplines! With a cozy small town feel, near by the busy growing tech-focused city of Austin, TX, you have access to an eclectic live music scene focused on Country, Blues and Rock and many outdoor recreational areas for hiking, biking and swimming. Some of the most world renowned food and festivals as well as famous car racing are just a few of the numerous social and adventurous activities that will draw you to Austin. A bustling growing city that has been named the #1 in Texas is growing quickly with its affordable lifestyle and strong economy. The venue boosts a massive lighted covered arena with state-of-the-art footing, gated access and security cameras for safety, and two additional outdoor arenas. With all the creature comforts of home being added in with climate controlled tack rooms and gathering spaces. They has done countless upgrades in the last year helping this beautiful facility continue to be a staple for the local community.
Job Description
Job Description:
This expansive 28 acre multi-discipline facility in the beautiful hill country of Texas is looking to add to their strong team. Being so close to a major city allows for countless things to do on your day off. They are looking to add an experienced team member who prides themselves on being a hardworking, attentive, and kind team player. You would be adding to a team of 6 experienced grooms and facility staff. The primary responsibilities of this role would be daily equine care, administering supplements, general farm maintenance tasks, and assisting with night check. You should be comfortable with feeding, turning in/out, cleaning stalls and doing waters on a daily basis.
Your including housing is a beautiful second story studio apartment with attached bath over the lounge area in one of the three barns onsite. Access to 2 closets, a full kitchen and a washer and dryer are included. Your 8 hour work day looks like 7am-4pm with an hour for lunch! Your off day can be any weekday Monday - Thursday, you can select upon starting!

Sorry no pets at this farm, but you are welcome to board your horses off site at the many nearby farms!
Job Requirements
Job Requirements
- 5+ Years experience around horses, ideally grooming related roles
- General Handyman Skills - Fixing fences, minor farm repairs and maintenance
- Able to lift up to 50 lbs
- Knowledge of basic equine care, equine diseases, and common ailments
- Comfortable using heavy machinery and power tools - Tractors, skidsteer, spreader, drag
- Ability to do Night Check/ be on call for emergencies
- Hard working, a self starter, and a strong work ethic is a must
- Attention to Detail
- Non-Smoker
- Legal to work in the USA for any employer

Bonus Skills but Not Required
- IV/IM Injections, Bandaging, Hauling, Lunging, Etc.
- Bilingual preferred
- 750.00/week
- 8 hour day 7am - 4pm 6 days a week
- Choice of day off Monday - Thursday
- Fun team of experienced equine enthusiasts
-Within a short drive to Austin for loads of night life, social events and beautiful scenery
-Expansive multi discipline venue is always active and never boring!
Description of Housing Provided
- Onsite private housing with washer/dryer + Utilities included!