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Assistant trainer needed at high end Hunter/Jumper barn CM Training Stables in Los Angeles, CA.

Must have show experience up to 3'+ and prior experience teaching lessons to any levels of riders. Must also be very educated on the flat and comfortable schooling horses of all levels.

Please contact Carolin Malmkvist for more information - (310) 359 - 3359





Thriving riding academy/lesson business in Chino - currently giving 60 lessons/week- is looking for a "part-time could be full time" riding instructor. I am searching for a qualified candidate that can help take over the reins of my business so I can focus on setting up other business's. We focus on correct basics of mostly English and some Western riding. 760-443-3651

Looking for dedicated horse person with good riding skills who is interested in riding young horses and wants to learn a proven training system. This is an opportunity to learn the horse business from a trainer with 40 years of experience working in English, Western, and driving disciplines. Applicant must be within reasonable driving distance in Los Angeles traffic of 91011 zip code. Applicant must have excellent people/customer service skills, as well as riding experience. Applicant must willing to help with horse care/grooming and make this job their priority. Dependability and good work ethic a must. Hourly pay commensurate with experience.
email resume to: charni@charnilewis.com




S&D Horseback Riding is looking for a hard working local experienced trail guide. Must have extensive horse knowledge be local to Norco CA 92860, able to work long hours, No Drama just hard work. Pays $13 hour plus good tips after you are fully trained to do all aspects of ranch and business care for a large rent string. Must be able to work weekends be willing to clean stalls and able to work long summer days.

Please visit our web site at https://www.sunshineanddaydream.com before calling Sonja 909-645-1270



Ranch Maintenance full time position Mon-fri in East Rancho Santa fe. Duties include feeding,cleaning stalls,general ranch maintenance,grass cutting,fence mending,tractor maintenance,irrigation adjustments,chicken and goat care,handyman work.Must have experience with horses and knowledge of equipment use and care. 6:30-4pm.Possible housing avail. Please call 619-813-4882               

Part-time assistant for equestrian facility needed! Work in a beautiful location in a unique equestrian neighborhood in Los Angeles. Work in conjunction with the site manager to ensure fluid work systems and schedules. DL and references required.
Phone: 310 454-5905
Email: sitemanager@sullivancanyon.org               

Full time position available Monday-Friday 6am-3pm. Stall cleaner/feeding/fix it guy with tractor experience. Possible on site living. Contact for more info.
Email: adastra_stables@outlook.com                 

Ranch Mantenance full time position in East Rancho Santa fe. Duties include feeding, cleaning stalls,general ranch maintenance, grass cutting, fence mending, tractor maintenance, irrigation adjustments,chicken and goat care, some handyman work.Must have experience with horses and knowledge of equipment use and care. 6:30-4pm.Possible housing avail. Please send experience to info@OakridgeFarmRSF.com                 

Working Student for Dressage training ranch in East Rancho Santa fe. Position starts as an unpaid position and will become a paid position. Duties include grooming, tack cleaning, horse turn out, some stall cleaning, feeding, other animal care, general ranch assistance.Some horse experience needed but we will train. Please call 619-813-4882                  

We are looking for someone to clean stall and to groom horse
Its full time. We are in Riverside CA, text me at brendaandbubba2@gmail.com                 

Professional groom need for 6-7 horses in Competition Dressage Barn in Encinitas. 6:30-4:00 Mon-Frid. 7:30-2:30 Saturday. Feeding grooming turnout hand walking dressage Horses.
Phone: 310 435 2204
Email: dblakecd@aol.com                  

ISO full time home groom at our stables in Encinitas, Ca. Stall cleaning, grooming etc. 6 days a week. Email: bjbollig@live.com                   

Seeking a hard working, friendly hunter/jumper assistant to work 3-5 days 12pm-5pm per week with turn outs, rides and lessons in Santa Barbara, Ca. Beautiful, small stable with nice clients.
email natalie@highflyingfarm.com                   

Looking for a serious, committed, motivated working student to help 4-5 mornings a week. Duties include but are not limited to stalls, feeding, tacking, grooming, bathing riding. Lessons are generous and we have a variety of leveled horses to learn on. This is an unpaid position.
Phone: 401 662 6376
Email: wretchette@aol.com                     

ISO: Working Student. (this is NOT a paid position) looking for a confident, experienced, person to help with about 10-15 hours a week of horse chores in exchange for riding lessons (jumping/dressage) We are located in San Marcos. Duties include but are not limited to tacking/bathing/stalls (4)/ rehab work/feeding/helping at shows etc. Riding & lessons most days you are scheduled.
Phone: 401 662 6376
Email: wretchette@aol.com                     

Busy dressage barn in San Marcos looking for immediate part time grooming help. Pay can be hourly or in exchange for lessons.Must have previous grooming experience.Please e-mail for more info trianasdressage@gmail.com                     

Seeking experienced horse person with good people skills to help with riding lessons and public trail rides. This is a part time as needed position, you must be local to the San Diego east county area. Please email with contact info, experience, and availability. Thank you. Email: littletranch@live.com                    

Escondido SAN DIEGO-Looking for a knowledgeable groom/horse-person to work 5 days a week on our ranch as we continue to grow the facility. Need help with mucking, feeding, daily grooming and maintenance of 6 horses and our mini. Please call Bobby at 619-302-7549 or bobbyp@hotelinvestmentgroup.com.                  


Ranch maintenance position full time, must know irrigation systems, repair fencing, use of mechanical equipment and tools, tractor driving and care, weed wacking, gardening. If you have experience, stall cleaning and horse feeding. 619-813-4882               

Full time dressage grooming position available in Encinitas. 6 days/week $3000/month. Must have prior grooming experience and references.
Phone: 310 435 2204
Email: dblakecd@aol.com              


Dressage barn in San Marcos looking for part time working student. Must have previous grooming experience. Currently this is a work exchange for lessons on one of our horses or your own. Please e -mail for more info and to apply trianasdressage@gmail.com            

We are a boarding stables looking for a reliable stall cleaner for Saturday's all day or 1/2 day. Need extra cash and want to be outside? Please be reliable and able to lift heavy. Located in Redlands, CA.
Phone: 760 443 3651
Email: tracyfincher@me.com         


Employment Wanted


Hello I am a young horse trainer with 35 years experience with horses. I am in California for several months at a time in Carlsbad and would love the opportunity to be around horses the times I am here looking for some place not to far. I do professional ground work for all horses. Thank you for taking the time to read my ad.
Phone: 614 736 3825
Email: May5150@aol.com    

Hi I am looking for a horse groom job near Los Angeles paid position and have housing I have about 4 years of experience with horses I can handle stallions and foals right now I am doing stall cleaning but my dream job is to be a horse groom, I can do a full body clip bathe and do polo wraps. I can only do regular braids, I can't do the fancier braids, but I am willing to learn how to do them.
Phone: 480 606 2622
Email: elizabethrisinger16@gmail.com   

Hello! I am looking for possible employment or the ability to trade job duties for ride time. I have been around horses for 20+ years, off and on. I am comfortable doing any task needed from mucking, grooming, turning out, and ride predominantly western but was trained in English as well. I would love to learn how to shoe a horse if poss! I am an incredibly hard worker and reside in the 818 Valley
Phone: 310 703 3193
Email: Sarahmuccia@icloud.com     

I am looking for experience! I want to be capable of feeding grooming turnout hand walking dressage horses,and muck stalls. In the right location I can commit daily. I am very reliable and a fast learner I want these skills to turn in to a profession. Previous dog groomer for ten years.
Phone: 619 400 7832
Email: bostonbeaver@icloud.com     

Hey there! I am looking to work with horses again!i am originally from the east coast and grew up riding. My first job was to clean/groom for trade. Then that later turned into competing in shows. I don’t ride as much anymore but I would love to! I am looking for a part time gig. My schedule is pretty flexible, I am extremely reliable and absolutely love working with horses! Hope to talk soon! TY
Phone: 857 488 5534
Email: rachelemily23@gmail.com      

D3 Pony Clubber in eventing, working towards C level, looking for a PT job with horses, or putting miles on horses. I currently ride with eventing trainer and looking to ride more and put miles on other horses, I could also exchange work for lessons.
Phone: 804 405 8451
Email: jagnapiatek@yahoo.com     

Race Horse Sales Consultant looking for work. Accomplished Trainer. Researcher. Located in Arcadia, Ca.

Contact: racinghorsesforyou@gmail.com       

North County SD- young professional just gone out on own, looking for any and every opportunity. Available for mobile training/rides. Available part time work. Extensive experience in hunter/jumper circuit, long resume working under top trainers. Shown to light 1.30m, groomed at high level. Started horses, mostly young horse experience/showing. Good flat and good with hot horses. amboyer@live.com      


Hi! I've been riding for 13 years as a hunter/jumper and would like to do some part time barn work in exchange for lessons. I have a day job, but am available after 5 and on weekends. I've worked as a professional groom so I could do anything from mucking to tacking up to cleaning tack... you name it! I'm in the West Valley area. Looking forward to hearing from someone! Thanks!
Phone: 805 637 0325
Email: ytirregcc@gmail.com       

Responsible, qualified, nice caretaker couple looking for a living opportunity in North San Diego county area in exchange or partial exchange for property care, horse care, estate management, marketing, handyman, etc. Space for my horse a plus. My fiance is a retired firefighter and handyman. Contact Amy 310-729-6534/ aahartman@mac.com. A property I manage pt/time is www.oceanfrontmauivacation.com         

Experienced equestrian / groom / dogsitter available for immediate employment in Orange County or San Diego. I'm ideally looking for a live / work situation, but will consider either just straight employment or a housing situation.
Background in eventing and jumpers, off track TBs.
Can afford no more than $1000 a month rent. Thanks!
Phone: 949 322 5044
Email: joanna.morehead@gmail.com            

Looking for a position assisting a trainer, lesson program, exercise rider, etc. I have over 12 years of riding experience and graduated from Cal Poly Pomona where I competed on the western equestrian team. I have competed in western pleasure, sorting, and have experience working cattle and ranch riding. I'm looking for position in Southern Orange County. Please contact me at fmpriore@outlook.com          

Hi, I am Alexa. I am 15, before you rule me out, I do have horse experience. I've been grooming and walking horses for years. I've only just started riding consistently this year so I have a lot to learn. I'm willing to start out just as unpaid intern to learn things if I don't qualify to be paid yet. So if their are any groom, walkers, or stable hand positions available text me 760-989-2096        

Hello, first off, I'm a groom. I have 10 years exp working with thoroughbred runners. I don't drink, smoke, or other. I'm honest, hard working and looking for a job with horses that includes a tack room. If I might be fit, I'd like to hear from ya. Jeff Jim 760 616 0584              

Looking for part time riding work. Very hard worker, references and resume available if need be, have worked under several national and international level riders. Very competent flat rider, very compatible with hot horses, extensive young horse experience; starting all through successfully competing up the age groups through the 6yr olds(soft 1.30m). Very reasonable rates and willing to travel. Email: Amboyer@live.com            

Looking for work as a lesson instructor. I have experience teaching hunters & equitation from walk/trot through 3'3", as well as experience teaching western and vaulting lessons. Please email me at arenamadison@yahoo.com for more info. Located in Orange County. Thank you!          


Hello, I am interested in an opportunity to work for rent. I saw you had one on your job listing for fixing intirigations/yard work but I am not trained on that. I have experience with cleaning stalls and working around horses as well as animal behavior experience. I am working on a vet career so I feel like this would be an awesome opportunity for me. I will attach my resume upon request, thank you for your time and the opportunity to work with you!
Email: mtbsaca@gmail.com
Phone: 760 405 4594          



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