Small private hunter/jumper farm focused on competing
Knightwood Stables, located near Guelph in Arkell, Ontario, is a family farm focused on training and showing quality hunters and jumpers. Home to the Canadian Hunter Derby Series and several Canadian, Royal Winter Fair and Ontario champions.
We are looking for an experienced horseperson looking for a long term opportunity to take a lead role in coordinating farm operations. Specific responsibility in taking care of 7 horses (e.g., mucking, feeding, grooming, etc.), several are retirees.
Farm operations includes, but not limited to: maintaining approx. 12 acres of grass (everything from aerating to mowing), general landscaping maintenance, grooming and maintenance of riding surfaces, managing contractors and other workmen. Ability to operate farm equipment (small tractor, zero turn, gator, etc.) is important. Ability to drive a truck and small trailer locally would be a bonus. We are willing to train.
We can provide some flexibility on the schedule.
Fun and friendly working environment. Riding opportunities and/or housing available for the right person.
Please email resume to [email protected] if interested.