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Groom/Groundsman

New Paltz, New York 12561
United States



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Date Posted: 09/22/2016 | Last Updated: 09/22/2016

Categories: Farm Maintenance, Groom - general
Positions Available: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
Minimum Education Level: None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job: Any Breed
Languages Required: Any Language
Drivers license required? Yes
Commercial drivers license required? No
Own car required? Yes
Pets allowed? No
Non-smokers required? Yes
Live on site? Yes
Will pay to relocate? No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft    in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
We are a small hunter/jumper barn located in the Hudson Valley in New York. We have about 20 horses on the property with a combination of competitive horses, lesson horses and retired horses. We have an outdoor and indoor ring. We are about six miles outside of the town of New Paltz just off the NYS Thruway. It is a beautiful setting.
Job Description
We are looking for someone to be on the farm year round as a groom and as someone who can help maintain the property such as fixing fences and helping with daily maintenance. The job requires feeding the horses in the morning and evening, cleaning stalls, feeding and checking outside horses and night check. In the summer, it requires coming to some horse shows to help. In the winter, some horses go down to Florida and this job would be taking care of the horses that stay in NY.
Job Requirements
The ideal person for the job has had experience with horses and is knowledgable in this area. The person should work well with others and can speak both english and/or Spanish. The ideal person should have a car and be able to drive.
Benefits
We offer competitive pay based on experience as well as one day off per week. After one year of work, we offer one week paid vacation.
Description of Housing Provided
We offer a fully renovated studio apartment that is furnished and air conditioned with washer and dryer and full bath.
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