Barn Assistant in Ottawa, OH 45875

Challenged Champions Equestrian Center

Barn/Equine Assistant

Position and Purpose: To ensure the cleanliness of the barn and surrounding areas. To be an assistant to staff involved with Challenged Champions Equestrian Center. Accountable to the Program Director.


*Must be able to lift 50 pounds*

* Responsible for cleaning horse stalls daily, Monday-Friday.

* Keep the outside water troughs clean and full, check on water troughs at the white barn also.

* In the cold months, check water tank heaters that keep water thawed.

* Notify staff immediately if you see something you feel is unusual or wrong with the animals.

* Sweep, dust, cobweb and wipe off gates.

*Keep restroom and classroom clean.

* Notify staff if any supplies are needed in the restroom or classroom.

* Keep barn office swept and cobwebs down.

* Sweep cement pad and sidewalk by main classroom entrance.

* Keep manure cleaned up around the dump trailer.

* Assist Barn/Equine Manager and Program Director with projects they need help with.

* And all other duties as requested by the Barn and Equine Manager and Program Director.

Goal: Keep the barn looking clean and professional (ex. Aisleways swept consistently, tools put away, tack room clean, etc.)

Job Type: Part Time

Pay: $14.00 – $16.00 per hour


Day shift
Monday to Friday


High school or equivalent (Preferred)


Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: In person