Barn Hand in Oakland, MI

Bit by Bit Equestrian Center

 Job Description

Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, barn help.

This is a physically demanding job and you will work in all kinds of weather conditions.

Job description/Responsibilities :

  • General horse care such as cleaning of the barn, mucking stalls, daily restocking and transport of hay and bedding (lifting and transport of up to 50 pounds), watering, etc.
  • Feeding horses, following prescribed horse feeding menu, ensuring troughs stay full and clean
  • Moving horses to and from barn to pasture on a set schedule
  • Putting blankets/sheets on and taking them off
  • Experience and ability to drive farm machinery


  • No physical limitations, able to lift 50 pounds
  • Prior equine job/handling experience
  • 3 past employment references
  • Flexibility with work schedule and job demands
  • Ability to interact successfully with other employees
  • Excellent communication skills including interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

****If you are interested and can fulfill all of the necessary requirements please call 248-396-2840 and leave a detailed message including your name, phone number, experience, and any other information you find relevant. Upon listening to messages, you will only get a call back if you meet the qualifications needed for the facility. ****

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 – $15.00 per hour


  • Weekends only

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Oakland, MI 48363: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Farming: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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