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Full-time Position [Ranch Care Specialist] at Nonprofit Equestrian Center
Title: Ranch Care Specialist
Hours: Full-time (40 per week)
Start date: September 2019
Pay: $10/hour to start; regular increases dependent on performance reviews.
Benefits: One week accrued PTO after one year of employment; two weeks accrued PTO after two years of employment. Up to eight holidays of PTO per calendar year. Family tele-health program enrollment (optional). Other benefits and incentive opportunities available, and will be explained in the interview process.
Job Tasks may include, but are not limited to:
Facility landscaping (mowing, weed-eating, bush-hogging, blowing leaves, chipping)
Facility maintenance (fencing repair, painting, building maintenance)
Caring for animals (feeding, basic first aid, blanketing, handling, cleaning/mucking, pasture maintenance)
Operating equipment (tractors, attachments, atvs)
Trail maintenance (clearing, maintaining trails)
Hay production (operating equipment, picking up hay bales, stacking hay in barns, some overtime between May and September may be required)
Love working outdoors
Be reliable, punctual and hard-working
Have compassion and empathy for animals and people
Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Have quality references
Be safety conscious and detail-oriented
Represent the values of our nonprofit organization
Be willing to donate 2 hours of volunteer time per month
Agree to a background check and be willing to drug test
**Animal experience is not required – we will train.