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Stable Manager
Job Type:
Company:Shenandoah Equestrian Ltd.
Location:Burlington, ON
Contact Name:Mark Lanigan
Contact E-mail:mlanigan@shenandoahequestrian.ca
Contact Phone:905-635-8608
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Salary:Based on experience
Closing Date:0000-00-00
Description: Description

As stable manager you will be responsible for ensuring the proper maintenance of the horses, facilities, and a healthy and safe environment for a busy horse stable.
• Stable management, which will include but not be limited to: oversee & provide animal care; establish/maintain stable operations, rules and guidelines; exercise horses as needed, maintain records of operations (inventory, horse care, arena schedules, horse use, others as needed).
• Direct supervision of barn staff.
• Schedule professional services including farrier, veterinarian, transportation.
• Overseeing their daily stall cleaning, feeding, turnout and other duties.
• Ordering feed, hay, shavings, etc., and monitoring feed changes as needed.
• Working closely with the veterinarians, organizing medical supplies, and overseeing administration of daily medications and supplements.
• Operating various barn equipment such as tractor, arena groomer, etc, as needed.
• Overseeing the general maintenance of the facility and paddocks themselves.
• Assure that industry standard safety procedures are followed and met.
• Working closely with owner, trainer and administrative staff on the general well-being of the horses.

Skills and Knowledge Requirements


• Staff Management Experience.
• Excellent customer service and communication skills.
• Strong Teamwork Skills.
• Commitment to safety at all times.
• Good working knowledge of horse health and feeding requirements.

Please forward resume to Mark Lanigan at mlanigan@shenandoahequestrian.ca.

Salary: To be discussed with candidate as per their experience
Posted on:2018-02-12