Horse boarding stable central to Guelph, Kitchener/Waterloo is looking for a reliable person to assist with all aspects of care and management of a 50 acre farm. Our stable houses 40+ horses (often close to 50 horses). The position offers a number of practical on-site aspects to farm care experience. Duties would include: handling of horses, doing turn-out/turn-in for the 22 horses that are in stalls overnight, checking on their general well being as they get turned out, general care, feeding, blanketing if needed, mucking stalls, making sure water buckets and troughs are filled and clean, distributing some medication to pasture-boarded horses as required, hay delivery, etc., operation of small equipment (i.e. Kubota), assist with social media postings (usually we post some pictures, daily farm activities, or interesting articles to our Facebook or Google site, Instagram, etc.), and if interested, the opportunity exists to assist with some horse training or riding. Usually the day would be starting about 7am or 7:30am, with the chore portion for about 5 hours daily Monday-Friday (weekends if interested/available), we are open if interest to spread their hours to weekends/weekdays., etc., some evenings instead of mornings are possible as well for turn-in and feeding.
Schedule can be flexible, to be discussed. Reliability is a must.