Barn hand and horse care in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236

Grosse Pointe Equestrian

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our first-class boarding and training facility as Stable Hands. Our facility boasts two indoor arenas and two large outdoor arenas, providing an excellent environment for both horse and rider. With a capacity to accommodate 50 horses, we take pride in maintaining a clean, organized, and safe space for our equine residents.

Responsibilities:

– Turning horses in/out: Safely and confidently handle horses during turnout and bring them back to their stalls or paddocks.

– Feeding: Prepare and distribute feed according to specific dietary requirements, ensuring all horses receive their meals on time.

– Stall cleaning: Thoroughly clean and maintain the cleanliness of horse stalls, including removing bedding, waste, and debris.

– General stable maintenance: Assist with general maintenance tasks such as sweeping aisles, organizing supplies, and maintaining equipment.

– Assisting with horse care: Support other staff members in grooming, tacking up, and basic healthcare tasks for the horses as needed.

Requirements:

– No prior experience required, although experience working with horses is encouraged.

– Positive attitude and a genuine love for horses and the equestrian industry.

– Hard-working and detail-oriented, with the ability to maintain a clean and organized environment.

– Ability to handle horses safely and confidently, following established procedures and guidelines.

– Reliability and punctuality to ensure the smooth operation of daily stable routines.

– Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team.

– Flexibility in scheduling, with both part-time and full-time positions available.

We offer competitive compensation and a supportive work environment for individuals passionate about working with horses. If you meet the qualifications and are excited to contribute to our top-notch facility, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and any relevant experience or references with your application.

Note: Due to the physical demands of the job, candidates should be in good physical condition and able to perform tasks that involve lifting, bending, and working in various weather conditions.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $13.00 – $17.00 per hour

Benefits:

Flexible schedule
Health insurance

Schedule:

4 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

Horse: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

Day Shift (Preferred)
Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: In person