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Barn help/farm management

Columbus, North Carolina 28722
United States
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Date Posted: 09/21/2021 | Last Updated: 09/21/2021
Farm Maintenance, Farm Sitter, General Farm Labor, Groom - Dressage, Groom - Eventing, Groom - General
Positions Available:
Full Time, Part Time
Annual Salary Range:
$30,000 - $34,999
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Any Language
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
Soulshine Sporthorses is a private barn situated on two adjacent properties covering 42 acres. We have a covered arena, 10 stall barn with 9 horses and two ponies on site, a small additional barn, acres of pasture/turn-out, and miles of trails on the CETA trail system. We are minutes from TIEC and FENCE and within a few hours of several other major eventing and dressage venues in NC, SC, and TN. Owner of the farm is a veterinarian and USDF Bronze medalist as well as an eventer.
Job Description
A 5 day work week will be expected from the successful candidate, involving feeding, turn out, stall cleaning, pasture maintenance and mowing, cleaning tack, bathing and grooming horses, and other related duties. Exercising horses may be available to the right candidate.
Job Requirements
Horse and farm management experience is required. Confidence and firm but gentle manner around large horses is essential. You should have expertise with all aspects of horse ownership including picking feet, observation of overall heath and well-being, wrapping legs, and so forth. The ability to lift and carry feed and hay as well as comfort operating a tractor/mower will be essential. Riding ability through Training level dressage and eventing is desirable.
Hourly position at $14-16 per hour.
Description of Housing Provided