Virginia Equestrian.com Classifieds: Operations Manager for Large NOVA Barn

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Operations Manager for Large NOVA Barn

$16.00
Date Added: 11/17/2021
Posted By: A Mills
6012 Chapman Road    [ MAP ]
Lorton,   VA   22079

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stablesatmeadowood(at)look.net

Web Link: http://stablesatmeadowood.com
Phone: 703 339-5813

We are looking for a mature, reliable and horse knowledgeable person to join our staff to serve as Operations Manager of our large, active horse farm. We have a large barn with 50 stalls, various outbuildings all of which sits on approximately 70 rolling green acres.



The Operations Manager-

-Works directly with the Owner to ensure smooth daily operations of the farm

-Works with the daily barn staff and ensures daily operations of the farm run smoothly and staff is well informed of horse care changes and needs

-Works with the Property and Equipment Manager to help prioritize property and equipment needs

-Works well with the boarder clients and the daily lesson riders and visitors to the farm.

-Works well with the vendors coming to the farm.



Duties include but not limited to:

-Daily horse turn in and out with inspection

-Feed

-Muck/bed stalls

-Bi-weekly grain inventory and ordering

-Oversight of the boarding and lesson horse population.

-Receiving, storing, tracking of grain inventory.

-Operating equipment such as tractor, pickup trucks, small machinery such as riding lawnmower.

-Assistance with season turnout rotation of horses.

-Communicating with current boarders, lesson clients, staff and general public.





Applicant must:

-Be able to lift 50 pounds

-Identify basic horse illnesses and safety concerns and be able to handle a horse safely

-learn to operate farm equipment such as tractor, lawn mower, weed eater

-Be on your feet and work hard

-Work well with a team

-Have own transportation and arrive/work during inclement weather

-Work weekends and be willing to switch shifts to ensure barn staff coverage

-Have excellent communication skills.

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Starting salary is $16.00 per hour. Holiday pay for worked holidays. One week vacation after 1 year



Barn is located in Lorton, VA with easy access off Rt 1 and 95.




Training to start mid-December with job starting Jan 2, 2022
Please send resume to: stablesatmeadowood@look.net

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

No riding for trade


We are a EOC employer. Meadowood Stables is run by a lease between the Bureau of Land Management and CAS Company Management Services, LLC






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