This full-time position will care for the pigs, sheep, goats, chickens, turkeys, horses, and cows living at The Gentle Barn, a farmed animal sanctuary.
This highly sought after and meaningful position is waiting for the perfect candidate who loves working with animals along with a small team of other like-minded people.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Ensure animals are properly fed, provided fresh water and a clean living environment (fresh hay, straw, shavings, and mucking out stalls)
- Prepare and provide fresh, organic produce for the animals daily
- Maintain cleanliness throughout the entire facility through dusting, pressure washing and wiping down of equipment on regular basis
- Utilize the gator to pick up and clean poop throughout the animals pastures and paddocks
- Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
- Gentle and kind person who cares deeply for animals
- Must be highly trainable and eager to learn
- Must have horse and large animal experience.
- Must be available to work varying hours based on the needs of the business including weekends
- Must be punctual and ready to work at established time
HOURS 7:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m. 5 days/week
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $14.00 – $16.00 per hour
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
- Weekend availability
Work Location: One location