Assistant Horse Barn Manager

Duzan Riding Academy

Ostrander, Ohio

Job Type Full Time

Duzan Riding Academy is looking for a reliable, detail-oriented, assistant stable manager to help make sure the barn runs smoothly and the horses are cared for during the day.

This full-time position is Mondays - Fridays starting at 7 a.m.

Responsibilities include:

  • Morning feed and turnout of 30+ horses
  • Check school horses weekly for skin, hoof conditions, etc
  • Hold horses for vet, farrier, chiropractor
  • Maintain horse care records
  • Misc Horse Care
  • Maintain Stall cleaning schedule
  • Train and manage stall cleaners
  • Order hay, shavings, pelleted bedding, trash, and manure dumpster pickup
  • Take manure dump trailer to dump site 1-2 times/week
  • Drag arenas
  • Driveway maintenance (fill holes, put gravel down)
  • Hookup gooseneck trailer and help pack for shows
  • Clean bathrooms, lounge, feed room, supply room
  • Horse Laundry
  • Fold and clean horse blankets/ sheets
  • Misc cleaning, organizing, or projects as needed

Required Skills include:

  • Significant care and handling horse experience. Basic - intermediate horse skills require for example but not limited to grooming, wrapping/bandaging, minor wound care, administering medicine
  • Ability to drive tractor and drag arenas
  • Ability to drive horse trailer (both gooseneck and bumper pull)- experience with larger horse trailers preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to multi-task, direct and solve problems effectively with little supervision.
  • Time management and ability to prioritize job duties and projects.

A valid driver's license is required. Duzan Riding Academy is a Drug-Free Workplace and an EOE. Must be authorized to work in the United States. No live-in accommodation is available. Compensation is based on experience.

Please remember we are working with live animals, so we work every day, regardless of the weather.


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