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.
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.
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.
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.