BARN ASSISTANT - PER DIEM

  • Hospital for Special Care
  • 2150 Corbin Ave New Britain Connecticut 06053 United States
  • Sep 14, 2018
As needed Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description

  • QUALIFICATIONS
    • Required: Ability to take a horse’s vital signs and identify health concerns, illnesses and unsoundness.
    • Preferred: One year experience in the field of equine care
    • Preferred: High School Diploma
    • Preferred: At least two years horse ownership experience
  • JOB SUMMARY
    • Responsible for the care of Manes & Motion’s horses to include: daily feedings of grain, hay and water, administering supplements and/or medications as prescribed and monitoring the overall weight,
      health and soundness of the horses.  Responsible for turning horses out and bringing them in, in accordance with program schedules, farrier/vet/dentist appointments and weather conditions. The Barn
      Assistant is also responsible for daily manure removal from stalls, pastures, riding arena and riding trail and the cleaning of feed and water buckets and outside water tanks.  Ability to take a horse’s vital
      signs and identify health concerns, illnesses and unsoundness is required.