Eventing Stable Hand needed at Elite Equestrian Facility in Texas

Apple Equestrian

Phone
(214) 695-3695
Location
Bartonville, TX
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
start at $600+ per week BOE
Date Posted
July 8, 2021
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
0-2 yrs

Seeking a full-time stable hand for an elite equestrian facility. You will be part of our three-person team who handle operations throughout our horse training and boarding operation. You work well in a group and execute projects on your own.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Feed horses grain (2x/day) and hay (4x/day).
  • Clean and refill water buckets.
  • Muck stalls and bed with shavings.
  • Sweep and clean aisle ways, grooming bays, wash racks, tack room, office, etc.
  • Provide general upkeep and ensure immaculate appearance and cleanliness of the facility and 24 acre grounds including landscaping and pond management.
  • Perform basic repairs including broken fencing, damaged or broken water pipes, and maintenance of horse jumps.
  • Groom indoor and outdoor arenas.
  • Relocate horse jumps regularly.
  • Maintain equipment – servicing and minor fixing.
  • Tack up horses for lessons and wash / brush horses down.
  • Turn out and turn in of horses while handling two or three at a time.
  • Manage horse treadmill program and operations.
  • Provide minor first aid for horses when necessary.

Requirements:

  • Must respect horses.
  • Ability to communicate with crew, trainer and owner.
  • Demonstrated pride and ownership in quality of work and facility appearance.
  • Experience with eventing, dressage or hunter / jumper disciplines preferred.
  • Knowledge of basic medical care of horses.
  • Ability to operate and maintain a tractor, mower, gator, and landscaping implements.
  • Welding and carpentry skills are a plus.
  • Physically able to work outdoors on uneven terrain or all types of weather.
  • Eagerness to work a full and robust day (your day starts at 6am and ends at 5pm with a one hour lunch break).
  • Take charge aptitude and accountability for the safety of the property.
  • No drugs, no smoking.
  • Spanish speaking is a plus but not required.

Salary: Wages start at $600 per week or more based on experience (six day work week) including a shared two bedroom apartment with all utilities paid.

To apply: Please Contact Steve via phone or email.

Visit website here: https://appleequestrian.com/

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Apple Equestrian

Email
[email protected]

Phone
(214) 695-3695

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