Live-in Ranch Caretaker(s) w/ Horse experience needed in Kyle, Texas

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Joss L.

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Location
Kyle, TX
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
$15/hour
Date Posted
February 9, 2021
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
0-2 yrs

We are looking for a live-in couple (or a single person who can do it all) with horse experience for ranch work, handyman, groundskeeping and housekeeping in Kyle, Texas. Check our Instagram out for pictures of the place and the family: https://www.instagram.com/franchparadize/

This is to manage a beautiful 10 acres horse ranch and Airbnb located 10 minutes away from all amenities.

**One of you will need to be an experienced rider and horseman.**

The positions include year-round living in a late-model travel trailer (on-site) and all utilities paid (electricity and internet). Need a valid driver’s license. Truck will be provided for horse transport, other work-related tasks, and reasonable personal use.

**Here are some responsibilities including but not limited to:**

  • Care of horses: feeding, grooming, exercising, paddocks, and pastures management.
  • General handyman and building tasks for needed repairs including plumbing, carpentry, and basic electrical.
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery including a tractor, ATV, etc.
  • Care of other property animals (dogs, cats, chicken) when owners are out of town.
  • Building and repairing of fences.
  • General cleaning of the buildings and facilities on property.
  • Landscaping work.
  • Occasional assistance with guests as needed.
  • Occasional baby sitting.

Must be a legal resident, US citizen, or have a valid work permit.

We are family-owned and operated which makes for a great work environment!

Pay is dependent on experience.

**General Expectations:**

  • Passionate about horses
  • Experience in the polo groom (or other equine disciplines), farmhand, or groundskeeping fields
  • General equipment maintenance skills
  • Honest and self-motivated with a positive attitude
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Experience driving truck and gooseneck trailer
  • Riding experience
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.
  • Work evening, weekend, and holiday work hours as required.
  • Assist Owners with other duties, as necessary.

To apply, forward bio & resume to our email address.

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