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Corral Cleaner at Horse Sanctuary (Descanso/Pine Valley Area)

compensation: Pay Rate is California Minimum Wage (currently $12.00/hr); No benefits; Position to begin immediately.
employment type: part-time
non-profit organization

This position will require a strong, active person to help with work at a medium sized ranch run by local non‐profit organization. The job includes cleaning corrals and automatic waterers for a variety of livestock, including but not limited to, equines, camelids, sheep, goats, fowl, and ranch dogs. Must be able to work outdoors most of the time and be able to twist, bend, kneel, climb and use hand tools. Must be able to work as a team player with minimal supervision and able to take directions from a supervisor. Job experience preferred but not required. Applicants should be willing to work odd jobs and long hours when operational needs require it. Must have wide availability, including weekends and holidays. Shift is 8:00 a.m. - Noon

Please note we are looking for someone who can clean corrals quickly and safely, but to our very high standards.

Duties Include:
* Clean stalls and service areas
* Cleans automatic waterers
* Move animals as necessary
* Reports maintenance needs
* Performs minor or routine maintenance on stalls
* Operates a variety of light and medium equipment
* Observe animals and reports abnormal conditions to superiors
* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
* Knowledge and experience caring for equines is preferred
* Must be able to work safely around horses and other livestock
* Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs
* Must be 18 years or older, non‐smoker, and drug free
* Must be able to communicate effectively in English
* Must be able to work effectively with minimal supervision
* Must be able to monitor animal appearance and behavior and communicate any necessary information to superiors
* Must be able to work in uneven terrain with exposure to varying weather conditions, dust, and allergens; move about on slippery surfaces; handle toxic and/or hazardous materials; and work in confined or cramped spaces.
* Must have ability to assist and/or complete some handyman type tasks
* Ability to safely operate a golf cart
* Ability to adhere to the organization's policies, procedures and regulations
* Clean automatic waterers and assist with simple repairs

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7022557298

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