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Topline Equestrian Center, located on 32 acres in scenic Topanga Canyon, has an opening for a hunter/jumper trainer with clientele. We have room for 15 horses and offer both stalls and large pipe corrals. We are minutes from Malibu, Santa Monica, Brentwood, and Calabasas. Currently under new management, our well maintained facility has an oversized jumping arena, new round pen, and turn outs. Please send inquires to April Atwell at aatwell@roadrunner.com



We have an opening available for a trainer with clientele to become a part of our team here at LionHeart Ranch. A smaller, boutique type facility, we offer extraordinary care for clients and their beloved equines. The grounds are gorgeous with covered arena, complete with mirrors and letters, is maintained with impeccable footing. The main barn is of European import and design, with an open and airy feel. The horses are turned out daily at the request of the owner or trainer, supplements are given up to twice daily, feed is provided three times a day, and stall are cleaned twice daily. The outdoor stalls are lovely with room between neighboring horses. Contact us now to see about availability! 
Phone: 951-236-1188
Email: LionHeartRanch@gmail.com 

For Lease: Family boarding facility. Selah Ranch-Lakeside, CA - 3 1/3 acres Options for training, lessons, non-profits or ministry. Lighted arena, round pens, hot walker, 12x24/24/24 mare motels, wash racks, barn stalls, grazing, restrooms and access to riverbed. Close by is a future 14 acre equestrian indoor facility for horse events. Studio if needed. Contact Lynda Schaefer 619 701 8154     

20 stall barn in Vista looking for trainer or individual with multiple horses. This barn is very clean and nicely landscaped. Has bath rack, grooming areas, turnout, arena, trail, tack rooms.

Please contact Nicole 760-560-8377            



Employment Available


Elite dressage barn in Rancho Santa Fe, looking for experienced Groom to work Monday through Saturday, 30 to 36 hours a week.

Please contact Tina Caldwell at 858-337-2863        



Employment available with Salisbury Farms


Riding Instructor position available-- Located on private facility in Lakeside, Ca. Must be 18 years or older, be willing to follow our training model, be a team player, enjoy working with beginner riders of all ages. Start 1-2 days a week, more hours available if interested.

www.salisburyfarms.net or 619-723-6202.       

Several positions available with opportunity for advancement as our ranch grows! Newly updated and looking to fill full-time and part-time positions, hours are flexible, students welcome to apply. Some experience preferred but we will train the right person-Feeding and watering horses, stall cleaning, and grounds maintenance. Competive pay with bonuses!! Located in north Los Angeles. 310-606-0655            

Working Student Wanted: Beautiful Hunter/Jumper barn in Rancho Palos Verdes looking for hard working individual to help with the school program, groom, tack up, turnouts, and daily care of the horses. Must be self motivated and responsible.
Email: jen@hanninkequine.com            

Portuguese Bend Riding Club, a full service training and boarding facility is looking to fill stall cleaning/feeding and groom positions. Compensation includes hourly wage and living accommodations (utilities included). Contact Laura for more information: 310-377-3507 or pbrc1@verizon.net            

Positions available full or part time on private dressage ranch in Rancho Santa fe. Several positions available-including groom, young horse care/trainer, gardening and ranch maintenance. Options 619-813-4882            


Dressage trainer in Topanga, CA is looking for part-time groom. Must have previous experience, duties include tacking/untacking, turnouts, handwalking, lunging, etc. Email info@toplinehorses.com with resume .       


Full time position available on a horse farm in Carmel Valley. Responsibilities include cleaning horse stalls and landscaping. Must be professional, responsible, and friendly.
Posición de tiempo completo disponible en rancho privado con caballos en Carmel Valley.
Los responsabilidades incluyen limpiar establos y trabajos de jardinería.
Debe ser una persona responsable, profesional y amigable.
Phone: 858-280-5747
Email: arroyodelmaradm@gmail.com       


Dressage trainer in Topanga, CA, looking for experienced, part-time groom. Duties include grooming, tacking, untacking, clipping, mane pulling, lunging, turnouts, etc. Must have reliable transportation and be available mornings. Email info@toplinehorses.com with resume and references.      

Immediate position open for someone to help with lessons, summer camps, and lunging. Person needs to be able to come Monday through Friday and have semi flexible hours. Western riding background is a must. Must have reliable transportation and be great with kids. We are located in Fullerton. For more info please email at kellysaldivarperformancehorses@gmail.com         

Paid working Students needed for Spring Pony Camps locates in Encinitas. 4/3-4/5 and 4/10-4/12. 9:00 - Noon. Also needed for Horse Show 4/14 9:00-1:00. Please text or email. Michelle 619-890-5734. Fleck98@gmail.com. Referrals are also appreciated         

Working Student Opportunity: Hunter Jumper barn in San Marcos looking for hard working individual with show experience to groom, tack up, turnouts, and help with daily care of the horses in exchange for lessons. At least 10 years experience required. Must be self motivated and responsible. We are a no drama barn of predominantly amateur clients.
Phone: 760-207-2680
Email: cherryhillfarm@wildblue.net         

Seeking both: 1. experienced trainer with dressage basics and a light touch to help start young horses under saddle and ride green horses. Person must be under 150 pounds and under 5' 10" since some are large ponies. Part time. Opportunity for lessons and showing if desired. 2. groom/assistant intern. Located in Santa Clarita, CA    Email: wsshorses@gmail.com       

Riding instructor needed for premier riding program in Orange County. Hunter, jumper, equitation background necessary, western pleasure background is also preferred. Must be willing to work Tuesday and Wednesdays from 2-7, some weekends and coverage when necessary. Pay is depending on experience. Contact ap@allabouthorsesoc.com with resume and references.        

A Very Special Resident Volunteer Needed At Horse Sanctuary. Horses of Tir Na Nog is looking for a resident volunteer, Our ranch is located near Descanso in San Diego County. This volunteer position is responsible for feeding and monitoring a group of sanctuary animals three and a half days a week. We provide a private, modest, one bedroom trailer and utilities. E-mail us for details.
Email: horsesoftirnanog@yahoo.com        

Looking for self motivated person to teach beginner western lessons. We are located in Fullerton and I need a person to come 3-4 days a week a couple hours each day in the afternoon to teach lessons. We mainly do western so you must have a western background. I need someone to be consistent each week.Also help with summer camps would be a plus.Contact me at kellysaldivarperformancehorses@gmail.com        


Rancho Santa Fe. Full or part time positions available on dressage ranch. Personal assistant and/or grooming. Must speak English well. Small furnished studio effiiency available for partial exchange for work 619-813-4882 Available now        

Dressage trainer seeking groom in San Marcos, CA. Full time position available to start immediately.Must have experience & references. Please call or text 949-274-6132 for more details.     

I am a dressage trainer in Orange County Ca looking for a groom/assistant.. Duties will include tacking, untacking, grooming, bathing, hand walks, turn outs and lunches.. Please contact me for more information on this opportunity.. (949) 355 5622        

Professional show jumping stable in Sun Valley, CA is seeking a farm worker/groom. Position is full-time, 6 days a week. Daily duties include: cleaning stalls and paddocks, farm maintenance, along with the feeding and general care of 15-20 horses. Salary is dependent upon experience. Please contact Cecily Perkins at (541) 621-9120 or email at jumpinspirit@hotmail.com          



Employment Wanted

Seeking part-time ranch work in north OC. Horse girl with 12+ years of experience and horse ownership. I'm available to do stall cleaning, feeding, turn outs, barn chores. I can do it all. My availability is very flexible. I also have excellent references. Please call or text 714 873 7279.    

Looking for living arrangements in exchange for work/riding/exercising/etc. Single woman, 1 cat, 1 dog and 2 Peruvian horses. Open to all areas! Phone: 951-368-8717  or email: tammywinchell@gmail.com     

l'm looking for a working student position. Have been riding for the best 13 years, mainly hunter/jumpers. I do have some experience with western and dressage. Have my own horse. Willing to clean take, lunge, clip, wrap, etc. I'm looking to stay within the Calabasas and valley area.  Please email lyon22t@mtholyoke.edu     

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Seeking live out / live in PT / FT. Negotiable on situation and FT or PT. Barn: English /eventing position Female: with horse experienced. 10 plus years grooming, mucking, basic teaching , riding, etc... odd jobs, cleaning, dog bathing /grooming
Caring, reliable and honest. Easily passes a background check Prefers: Professional or small family style barn.
Phone: 818 205 6525             


I am looking for a working student or groom (assistant) position. I have some dressage and Western experience so I am open to any style, but prefer dressage to learn more and show in it. I am able to commit for 1-3 years and do not need live-in space. I am extremely hard working and very coachable and can give great references from the barn I volunteer at. Please contact me!
Phone: 757-752-3602
Email: bmoke001@odu.edu               

Hi my name is Carlos and I am looking for a full and/or part time position. I’ve Been blessed to work around Stallions, Mares , and even Baby horses. 10+ years of experience working with Jumpers/Hunters/Dressage and western horses. Count on a responsible and caring worker that most importantly cares for the well being of your horse and keeping my workspace clean and organized. Contact @ anytime!
Phone: 760-402-0125
Email: Carloshrdz2010@gmail.com                 

Living in Oceanside and looking for part-time job as a rider, assistant, or beginning instructor. Available weekday afternoons and weekends. I have eight years of riding experience; most recently worked for a Grand Prix rider for whom I rode 15-20 horses a week, varying in age/training level. I have also helped run day camps so I have experience working with kids. Email:. stklife@gmail.com  or Phone : 206-535-9466             


Dressage groom available for full- or part-time, elite and professional horse care. Willing to travel domestic and international, located in San Diego, Ca. References available. Contact Chantal Didricksen, 858-257-8240 call/text or email piaffe33@hotmail.com        

I am seeking part - time employment as an office worker, assistant, or rider at a barn. I have over 20 years experience working with all different types of horses from show horses to race horses from english to western. I am very good at breaking babies and instructing as well. Please contact me with more questions. Email: chitowngirl1125@gmail.com

Experienced horse girl seeking ranch work. I am available Monday-Saturday every week. Reliable, hard worker with experience working as a ranch hand and also a horse owner for 12 years. I am available to feed, clean stalls, fill waters, feed supplements, and turn out/exercise. I am located in BREA (92821) I can be reached at (714) 873-7279 I have plenty of great references.        


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