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Website Linden Ridge

Description: NOC Code: 8431
Province:
ON

Employer: Linden Ridge

Position: Groom/ Horse Caretaker (Non-Race track)

Terms of Employment: Full-time / Permanent

Location: Burlington, Ontario

Employment Address: 5577 Walkers Line, Burlington, Ontario, L7M 0P9, Canada

Hours of Work: 45 hours/week

Language: English

Benefits: Eligible for discretionary bonuses and/or salary increases in accordance with company policy. Eligible for dental, medical, life insurance, as well as LTD benefits after three (3) months of employment.

Salary: $16.00 – $19.44 CAD / hour

Contact: mvince86@icloud.com

 

Duties:

 

·         Maintaining the facilities and farm infrastructure including mucking stalls and cleaning stables

·         Turning horses in and out of paddocks

·         Grooming, brushing, and washing horses

·         Tacking up and blanketing horses

·         Operating farm machinery and equipment, including a tractor, dumping manure, and taking horses on and off a treadmill

·         Providing general care of horses and observing for any health problems or concerns

·         Feeding and tending to horses

·         Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in the barn

 

Requirements:

 

·         Completion of High School is required

·         1+ years of experience grooming, feeding, and providing care for horses with the ability to recognize illnesses

·         Previous experience tacking horses

·         Ability to take direction as to exercise and programs for individual horses

·         Ability to operate a tractor, dump manure, and take horses on and off a treadmill

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English are required, with the ability to understand written and verbal instructions from veterinarians for horse after care

To apply for this job email your details to mvince86@icloud.com