Working student/groom wanted:, Position to include grooming, tacking up, turnouts, lungeing, travel to shows, in exchange for lessons for you or training for your horse, or both (or pay DOE). Will train, if no experience but hard worker with good organization skills. Ideal for someone with free time interested in learning to handle and train horses, or in learning to ride or improve your riding skill or for someone just starting out in the business. Some riding/teaching/showing opportunities, depending on experience in dressage and jumping.**Also opportunity to build your own small business*
Menlo Park/Peninsula area. Please have reliable transportation. Must be able to work outdoors in hot weather. When replying to ad, please leave a contact phone number as well as best hours to reach you. 415-269-9184
, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 46374, Menlo Park, CA, Submitted On: 09/23, Revised: 10/26
ISO Working student position, Looking for a part time job as a working student (20 hours a week). In the Portola Valley/Woodside area. Preferably paid. Willing to learn. Can clean tack, tack up, untack, groom, lunge, exercise horses and do whatever barn chores are needed to be done. Looking to start ASAP. I'd like to work at a dressage barn since my main discipline is dressage, but will consider hunter/jumper barns as well. Text or e-mail are the best ways to reach me. firstname.lastname@example.org, 650-2695590, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193127, Palo Alto, Ca, Submitted On: 09/18, Revised: 10/26
Trainer Wanted, with clients, Small private facility located in Livermore is looking for a Trainer - facility has an outdoor arena, lighted indoor arena, round pen, large turnouts, tack lockers, grain room, washracks.
, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 192042, Livermore, CA, Submitted On: 10/25
VEP is looking for a new employee!, We currently have a single opening for a Coach’s Assistant.
The Coach’s Assistant has the following responsibilities:
·Travel with Vefele to client barns on a daily basis
·Tack up/down before and after each training session with approved methods
·Take notes and summaries of each training session including progress, complications and expectations
·Review each training session with management at end of day to provide feedback and guidance for future development
·Interact with clients as needed
·Additional responsibilities will apply as you mature with the role.
Our services range from basic coaching in riding and horsemanship to advanced instruction in Dressage and Western Dressage. We cater to riders from all disciplines, providing quality training to all breeds, of horses at any level., 831-2353437, http://vefele.com, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193497, Gilroy, CA, Submitted On: 10/24
South Bay's Newest Tack Shop seeks Skilled Sales Talent, Do you know and love all things horses? Stagnaro Tack & Apparel is looking for a dynamic, motivated Retail Superstar to work weekday shifts; Tuesday - Friday 10am to 3:30pm
We are looking for the right person who not only knows how to sell, but also knows how to make the customer’s experience so amazing they will tell their friends.You will have a background with or around the equine industry. It is not necessary for you to be a rider, but you must have working knowledge of Tack and Rider apparel needs as well as show clothes, etc. You are proactive in seeing things that need getting done and take the initiative to do them. A solid knowledge to reaching people and building interest via Social Media is important.
Email your resume to email@example.com, 415-5776557, cell 4155776557, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193496, Morgan Hill, CA, Submitted On: 10/24
New Boarders and Trainers Welcome, South Bay/Gilroy facility has openings available for new boarders and trainers with clientele. Amenities include: LARGE LIGHTED INDOOR ARENA, outdoor arena, box stalls with paddocks adjacent to our covered arena, deluxe box stalls with paddocks, mare motel, oversize paddocks, turn-outs, pasture, and wash/prep racks, conditioning track, euro walker. Ranch is located only 20 minutes from Silicon Valley and minutes away from Harvey Baer County Park equestrian trails. Very peaceful setting.
Trailer parking available. , Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193457, Gilroy, CA, Submitted On: 10/20
Ranch Manager position available, Gilroy CA, Ranch Manager, Gilroy CA Full-time preferred, but part-time is possible. Job responsibilities include greeting customers, responding to email and phone inquiries, managing feeders and cleaners, managing maintenance work, collecting payments, etc. Must have an outgoing personality and good customer service skills. Horse experience required., Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193456, Gilroy, CA, Submitted On: 10/20
South Bay/Gilroy facility is searching for a Eventing, Jumping or Dressage trainer with clientele, Amenities include: Outdoor dressage court with all weather footing, Judge's box, and sprinklers, Large outdoor jumping arena, as well as a indoor Short Court arena with lights and mirrors. Lunging arena, 10 stalls with paddocks, 2 extra large indoor stalls,outdoor pole barn with six stalls and oversize paddocks, mare motel, turn-outs, pasture, and wash/prep racks. Ranch is located close to Harvey Baer trails and Coyote Resevoir/Mendoza ranch trails. Retirees welcome. Very tranquil, quiet, and safe setting. FEI Dressage Trainer on the premises for excellent training or use your own trainer. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-387-2138 and leave a message, 650-387-2138, cell 650 387-2138, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 185470, stanford, ca, Submitted On: 09/19, Revised: 10/19
Dressage Working Student, KA Dressage is looking for an organized working student to join the team to help with daily grooming, tacking/ untacking and riding (riding depends on experience). I need help 2-3 days per week. Experience with young horses is a plus. Work in exchange for lessons with FEI Trainer. www.kristenaggersdressage.com, 707-328-8588, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193281, Sebastopol, California, Submitted On: 10/03, Revised: 10/19
Working Student position with Grand Prix Dressage Trainer in Martinez!, Position involves grooming, tacking, hand walking, turn-out help and various barn chores. In exchange we offer board for your horse, lessons and the possiblity of a small salary depending upon experience and hours available.
Please email me your work experience and to learn more details & to set an interview. Check out Wyvern Farm and Tracey Hill Dressage for more details!, 707-481-2799, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193436, Martinez, CA, Submitted On: 10/18
PAID ASSISTANT & GROOM POSITION , Billings Equestrian is looking for a fun, upbeat person to join their team. Person must have a reliable source of transportation, be extremely punctual, and work exceptionally well with kids. This is a PAID position. The perfect opportunity to work in a great training barn with an even better atmosphere.
We are also looking for a part time groom 5-6 days per week. 4-5 hours per day. Jobs include: Hand walking, icing, graining, lounging, tack ups, bathing, etc. Again person must have reliable transportation, be good with time management, hard working and shows up on time.
Could be the same person for both positions.
Please email resume. , Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 192393, Livermore, CA, Submitted On: 09/21, Revised: 10/18
NEW PRICESeeking Reliable Working Student, $15, Westhaven Farms is looking to expand our team! Part time ok. Must be reliable and able to work mornings and one weekend day. Must have horse experience and be willing to learn. Looking for a drama free, fun person! Duties include but are not limited to, riding, lunging, turn outs, and graining. Contact for trade/salary options. Possibility to bring in horse. Reliable transportation is a must. We are a hunter-jumper barn located at Flying J Farms in Pleasonton, Ca, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193302, Pleasonton, ca, Submitted On: 10/04, Revised: 10/18
SELF MOTIVATED WORKING STUDENT, We are looking for a reliable working student.
4 days a week. Mon-Wed-Fri-Saturday
A very busy show Dressage barn. We can exchange work for lessons.
If you love horses and Dressage. This is a young hard working group. We can create many opportunities for your career as well!
If you have a horse that is better!
, 949-246-1850, http://www.jaclynmeinendressage.com, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 190226, Woodside, CA, Submitted On: 10/17
Assistant Trainer Wanted, Nicole Carroll Equestrian is seeking an Assistant Trainer to join our growing team. Duties will include, but not be limited to the following:
* Manage the NCE Academy Riding School
* Teach all Academy lessons
* Assist head trainer with daily riding of NCE client/training horses
* Teach lessons to NCE training clients
* Manage NCE training program when head trainer is out of town
* Assist with daily barn chores (does not include stall cleaning)
This is a full-time riding and teaching position. Please provide a resume including references and any relevant showing experience. Please also include a video of yourself riding. NCE is an eventing and hunter/jumper program. Preference given to those with experience in both disciplines. Salary dependent on candidate., 925-3953899, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193431, Brentwood, CA, Submitted On: 10/17
NEW PRICE2008 15" DEVOUCOUX HAURRA Child/Pony jump saddle - Excellent condition. Retails for $5500, $1,800, 2008 15" DEVOUCOUX HAURRA Childs pony jump saddle in excellent condition. RARE!! Full calfskin, medium tree, 0 flap. Retails for $5500. Very little use and ready for its next junior rider.
Email for pics.
Asking $1800 obo - an excellent competitive price for such a nice saddle., 530 966-6577, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 192686, Chico, CA, Submitted On: 10/16
Groom Wanted in Walnut Creek, $15, Groom wanted for a hunter/jumper program in Walnut Creek. Weekdays/weekends full time but flexible hours. Duties include grooming, bathing, tacking, hand walking, turnouts. No stall cleaning, possibility of some riding for the right person., 845-5484285, cell 8455484285, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 192999, Walnut Creek, Ca, Submitted On: 09/07, Revised: 10/15
Rental Exchange for QUALIFIED horse help, Experienced horse person (1) needed to work part time (15 daylight hours a week) in exchange for small one bedroom apt. Propane extra. Scenic, remote 73 acre farm in San Mateo Co. with ocean views. Jobs include stall cleaning, feeding, gardening, ranch work. Flexible schedule a must, 9-5 won't work. Long term only. No smoking, drugs, alcohol problems. One pet negotiable. I need a responsible, experienced person who enjoys working outdoors, and can follow directions. Great fringe benefits. Handyman skills a plus. Please reply with detailed horse care experience, and current job schedule. Good place for a semi-retired groom who no longer wants to spend life on the road., 650-747-0747, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 191721, Woodside, CA, Submitted On: 10/14
Stall cleaner/paddock cleaner/ranch hand for hire - $15/hr, Great ranch hand looking for part-time work in Danville area. He cleans stalls, cleans paddocks, feeds horses, blanketing, arena dragging and will also do gardening work (tractoring, lawn mowing etc) if needed
Great guy - good around kids. Great with the animals. He charges $15/hr, 925-837-2731, cell 925/998-6808, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193400, Alamo, CA, Submitted On: 10/13, Revised: 10/14
Assistant Riding Instructor in Davis CA, $11, Pine Trails Ranch in Davis, CA is looking for a new assistant riding instructor to teach on weekends and evenings! Hours are flexible. Individual will teach student or small groups of students how to prepare their horse for riding, and how to safely ride a horse either english or western. Students vary in age from kids to adults and are a range of riding levels from beginner to low intermediate. Individual must be punctual, well spoken, and enjoy teaching. Weekend hours necessary. Good knowledge of classical riding for English including dressage basics and jumping basics and basic knowledge of western tack and riding are necessary for applicants. If you have a passion for horses and riding and you don't want a boring, monotonous job than this is the job for you! Starts at $11/hour
, 530-756-2042, Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193399, Davis, CA, Submitted On: 10/13
Overnight farm sitter needed, Responsible adult with excellent horse skills needed for overnight farm sitting. Must be able to recognize colic, treat minor wounds, etc etc. Hours are flexible, appx 4p-7a, primarily weeknights with the rare weekend night. Care for 3-5 horses and a couple of dogs and cats. Average once per week, variable schedule so flexibility important. $75/night, no smoking or drinking, no pets and no other guests. Please email with interest and any questions., Send e-mail to advertiser, Send this ad to a friend, AD ID: 193381, Rohnert Park, CA, Submitted On: 10/11