Horse Ranch/Farm (Couple) - Elizabeth, CO

Horse Ranch/Farm (Couple) - Elizabeth, CO

Posted: 3/18/2012 - 12:23 pm

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We are hiring a serious rider(s), an individual, or couple, to live on site. We are a working horse farm and boarding facility, and applicants must be customer facing and pleasant. Our expectations of your riding skills are higher than most, as the mounts are mostly high performance thoroughbreds, and not average trail horses.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

- Driving a truck (manual transmission) and 32' horse trailer. Must have current drivers license.
- Ability to ride 2 - 6 horses daily, in an English (polo) saddle. Cannot weigh over 200 pounds due to horse size. Strong western riders encouraged!
- Ability to perform ranch duties, such as driving a tractor, tractor maintanence, fencing, chain saw use, and handyman chores.
- Ability to feed and care for up to 65 horses, twice a day
- Willingness to clean stalls and blanket horses daily
- Speak and understand English. English as a second language welcome.

Included is a small cottage with 2 bedrooms, living room/kitchen/bath, utilities (propane/electric) and Direct TV hook up, plus $300/week.

If interested, please email with qualifications. The position is available in two weeks.

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