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Barn Worker (Farm Hand) (Frederick, MD)

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9602 BARTGIS RD

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compensation: $12-14/hr
employment type: part-time

About The Role:

Woodvale Farms in Frederick MD is looking for a Barn Worker to support our Lead Barn Manager. Your goal will be to provide best-in-class service to our horses and their owners.

Responsibilities:

•Demonstrate a passion for horse care and customer service on a daily basis.
•Clean barn stalls, aisles, feed and storage areas.
•Help with feeding, cleaning stalls, blanketing, turning-in and -out, cleaning water buckets.
•Provide basic equine first aid (if qualified) as needed and take action in emergency situations.
•Regularly observe horses for critical health, behavior and safety issues and immediately bring issues to Manager’s attention.
•Bring any boarder questions or concerns to the Barn Manager’s attention. Remedy any urgent issues in Lead Barn Manager’s absence.

Qualifications:

•Ability to maintain professional working relationships with employees and boarders
•Strong attention to detail and high standards
•Willingness to learn and improve.
•Experience on a farm with horses is a big plus!

Physical Requirements:

•Physical demands with a considerable amount of time standing, walking, reaching, bending, and stooping
•Physical demands working outside in all types of weather to include heat, cold, and rainy weather conditions.
•Requires the ability for lifting/lowering, carrying, pushing, or pulling up to 50lbs

Perks:
Discounted Horse Boarding!


About Woodvale Farms:

Conveniently located 15 minutes from downtown Frederick, MD at the base of the scenic Catoctin Mountains, Woodvale Farms is home to 50 stall and field boarded horses. We are also considered a home away from home to many of our staff and clients. Our beautiful, environmentally-centric 150 acre campus features miles of trails and open fields, oversized and professionally maintained indoor and outdoor arenas, three boarding barns and training programs for all levels and disciplines. Our facilities are some of the best in the area!

Working at Woodvale means working on a team that puts our core values are at the center of everything we do: Commitment to Care, Collaboration, Environmental Stewardship, Community, and Ownership
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7312738424

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