Maryland Equestrian Classifieds: Full time salaried Groom/Rider position in Middleburg, VA with benefits

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Full time salaried Groom/Rider position in Middleburg, VA with benefits

Date Added: 7/5/2019
Posted By: Caroline Nash
21402 Unison Road    [ MAP ]
Middleburg,   VA  
20117
Email Address: cnashlaw(at)gmail.com
Phone: 540 554 4551

Responsible person to care for and ride our 7 foxhunters and live on the farm. Duties include: - daily feeding and inspection of the 7 horses (2x/day) - holding for farrier and vet - grooming for foxhunts (especially during hunt season 3-4X/week) - layups - regular riding to keep horses fit for the season (2-5 horses/day). Tack, stall and barn cleaning. Candidates must be tidy, reliable, have a solid work ethic and experience in caring for horses, grooming and riding. Must be able to recognize illness or lameness. Must have good communication, time management and record keeping skills. We have 7 off the track thoroughbreds foxhunters. Position seeks an upper level jumping background. Timid riders or riders who don't like riding cross country need not apply. Nice apartment over barn with full utilities, laundry, high speed internet and DIRECTV included. Must be at least 21. No smokers, drugs or drama. Must have at least 3 excellent references.