Horse Farm Manager Position, VA

Horse Farm Manager Position, VA

Farm manager – 250 acre Horse Farm with 34 stalls (10 of them self-care) located between Warrenton and Marshall, Virginia. The facility includes outdoor and indoor arenas, cross country schooling area, miles of conditioning terrain, and several fields used for hay that supply the horses.
Farm Manager position requires an experienced horseman to manage routine day-to-day operations and emergencies. Tasks include hands on horse care, barn work, fence repair, haying, and mowing. Two full time farm employees work under the manager. Clients include Eventers, Fox hunters, Dressage riders and Pleasure riders. Manager will interact with clients, veterinarians, and consignors. Must be able to work independently and as a team member to accomplish goals.
Applicant should be familiar with handling all types of horses from yearlings to competition horses to retirees. Safety and compassion are paramount. Must have ability to operate and take care of machinery – tractors, trailers, mowers etc. Need to be willing to learn any farm task, as needed. Communication skills are essential for positive interaction with farm workers, clients, suppliers, etc.
We believe our strength is the quality of our facilities, the competence and friendliness of our staff, and our responsiveness to the needs of our horses and clients.
Salary and benefits are based on experience, ability, and work ethic.

Contact Information
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Price
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  • October 5, 2018 5:15 pm