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Stable Assistant

Village Management Services in CA, USA

Compensation

$12 to $15.13 Hourly

Employment Type

Part-Time

Village Management Services is seeking a Stable Assistant to assist the Barn Manager in the training programs and care of horses at a private Equestrian Center in Laguna Woods Village. The Equestrian Center features 38 stables and a full-size riding ring. This charming facility offers boarding for resident-owned/leased horses and a horse rental program.


Responsibilities:

  • Participates in the care and feeding of horses and the selection of livestock.
  • Conducts individual or group riding lessons, trail rides and horsemanship classes.
  • Promotes the use of Equestrian Center facilities and assists residents with a variety of related problems.
  • Assists in planning and implementing new programs or procedures.
  • Assists in preparing monthly records and reports.
  • Assists with implementing and staffing facility events.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and skill to safely and effectively handle horses and riding.
  • Knowledge of horse feeding, grooming and training requirements.
  • Knowledge of the most frequent types of horse ailments and ability to recognize and treat minor problems.

Special Requirements:

  • Up to 5 hours of continuous standing and walking, and occasional running.
  • Continuous lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs. with occasional lifting and carrying up to 100 lbs.