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compensation: $14/hour to start. Possibility of a 20%+ increase after 30 days of exceptional performance
employment type: contract

In search of a responsible, hard-working, detail-oriented team player to help out at our small farm. Prefer 2 days, 4 to 10 hours per week (total). Ideally one person could do both the barn and landscaping work, but willing to consider two people. *IMPORTANT: Responses must include the information contained at the bottom of this ad. Any that fail to do so will be ignored.

Duties include:
- Mucking stalls
- Watering/haying horses and goats
- Medicating and feeding horses
- Grooming horses
- Cleaning paddocks
- Some pasture management
- Possibly some errands

Landscaping and Maintenance Help:
- Putting up/taking down temporary electric
- Pulling weeds
- Mowing and weed whacking
- Maintenance of fences and buildings

You must have your own car, preferably four-wheel drive. If applying for the barn work, you must have experience with horses and must like and be kind to animals of all types. **To be considered, response(s) must include the following:

1. A brief description of your work and horse experience
2. Current location
3. Do you own a vehicle?
4. Three references

We're looking for a long-term relationship. Pay starts at $14/hour. We will boost this by at least 20% after 30 days of exceptional service. And by another 20% or more after 6 months of exceptional work.

Additionally, there is an opportunity to gain additional hours/income if you are willing to pet sit while we travel.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6624035214

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