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Equestrian Manager

Semora, North Carolina 27343
United States
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Date Posted: 02/07/2024 | Last Updated: 02/07/2024
Manager - Private Farm, Trail Guide, Trainer - General
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$50,000 - $54,999
Minimum Education Level:
Two Year Degree
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
Riverend is a privately owned property. We currently have several horses and are looking to bring a few more onboard. The facility is used by the family for vacations, boating, trail riding, etc.
Job Description
We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Equine Manager to join our team at Riverend. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the care, training, and well-being of our equine residents. As an Equine Manager, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the highest standards of health and performance for our horses. This is a live-in position and salary is negotiable.

Please email your resume to
Job Requirements

Stable Management:
- Oversee daily operations of the stable.
- Manage the scheduling of farrier and veterinary services.

Training and Exercise:
- Develop and implement training programs for horses, ensuring they are physically and mentally stimulated.
- Coordinate exercise routines and monitor the fitness levels of each horse.

- Monitor the health of all horses and coordinate veterinary care as needed.
- Administer medications and vaccinations as prescribed.

Staff Leadership:
- Lead, train and motivate the equine care staff in a respectful and caring manner.
- Provide guidance and support to ensure a positive and collaborative work environment.

Record Keeping:
- Maintain accurate records of each horse's health, training progress, and any medical treatments.

- Proven experience as an Equine Manager or similar role.
- Strong knowledge of horse health, nutrition, and training techniques.
- Excellent organizational and multitasking abilities.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge of safety procedures and best practices in equine management.

• Minimum of 5 years professional experience with horses, in a management position
• Self-starter, and solid leadership skills
• Strong attention to detail to notice any small changes or concerns with any of the horses on-site.
• Be comfortable administering IV/IM injections when needed • General knowledge of facility management and the ability to operate farm equipment.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate in a respectful and friendly manner and remain calm in stressful situations.
Benefits to include:
Medical, Dental and Life Insurance
Short Term and Long Term Disability
401(k) with up to a 5% match of your contributions
Paid Time Off
Description of Housing Provided
There is a newly built one bedroom apartment above the farmhouse.