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Farm Manager / Rider

Aiken, South Carolina 29803
United States
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Date Posted: 02/11/2021 | Last Updated: 02/11/2021
Manager - General, Rider - Hunter/Equitation, Rider - Jumper
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$25,000 - $29,999
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
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:  150 lbs
About The Facility
Daybreak Farm is a 15 stall training barn specializing primarily in show hunters. We service a long standing loyal adult amateur clientele. Our horses vary from young horses in development to made amateur horses. We also offer professional rehabilitation board and do a small number of select sales horses. We attend several horse shows a month - including USEF sanctioned as well as locally recognized horse shows. We do a limited amount of travel throughout the year including Tryon, Atlanta and Ocala.
Job Description
I am seeking a stable manager and assistant rider.
Job Requirements
Seeking an energetic, hard working individual who loves to be around and ride horses all day long! Responsibilities include keeping the stable organized, scheduling vet & farrier appointments, medicating horses, tacking, grooming and bathing horses, riding daily alongside head trainer, cleaning tack, packing horse trailer for horse shows, lunging and preparing horses for showing, grooming arena with tractor, driving horse trailer & or utility trailer. Applicant must enjoy being tidy, be naturally attentive to detail and desire to give horses top notch care and attention! Experience is important, but the desire to do a good job and learn is more important. This is a long term position in an established business. We work 5-6 days per week. We have busy and slow times - this is a salaried position, not an hourly position. This is not a high pressure point chasing barn, but we do take showing seriously and the job can be fast paced at times. We do take time off and paid vacation is allotted.
Pay, housing and benefits based on experience and individual requirements. Suitable applicants will be asked to do a working interview.
Description of Housing Provided
Dependent on individual needs - possible shared housing, private camper or apartment.