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Looking for dressage English trainer at least 3rd level or higher. We have many amenities in our place, but would really like a friendly, kind trainer who treats people and horses with respect. Looking for trainer with clientele or trainer networking to get clientele.. No living quarters available ... Positive references required. References will be checked. Take a look at our place 7/25 

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BEVAL SADDLERY seeks a full time sales associate for our Thermal, California location January-March. BEVAL SADDLERY seeks a full time sales associate for our Thermal, California location January-March. We seek an individual with great customer service and sales skills- upbeat, motivated and positive. This a great opportunity with permanent employment possibility. Beval Saddlery, founded in 1955, is synonymous with quality. We are a national retailer with locations in CT, NY, NJ and FL. The Beval Mobile store can be found at top horse shows on the East Coast and at Thermal in 2016. We offer competitive salaries, generous employee discount, 401K plan. Please contact Shannon Shaffer for further details: 11/6 

BEVAL SADDLERY- We seek a professional SADDLE REP for Southern California. BEVAL SADDLERY- We seek a professional SADDLE REP for Southern California. Join our growing team of saddle specialists dedicated to exemplary customer service and promoting the BEVAL and BUTET brand across the country. Applicants must have prior saddle fitting, sales and customer service experience. In addition, we seek highly professional and results oriented individuals that are team players with great integrity and judgement. Ideal candidate will have excellent working knowledge of territory and existing contacts with top riders and trainers. Must be willing to travel. Please contact Shannon Shaffer for further details: 11/6 

 Full time Experienced/ Reliable ranch hand.  2 guys feed, clean stalls, turn out horses plus general ranch maintenance 5 days per week.  30 - 40 horses.  Pay plus shared living accommodations.  818-865-0118 Full time Experienced/ Reliable ranch hand. 2 guys feed, clean stalls, turn out horses plus general ranch maintenance 5 days per week. 30 - 40 horses. Pay plus shared living accommodations. 818-865-0118 9/19 

I am looking for a groom/working student to help with grooming and horse care for a busy dressage business in Poway. Some riding possible depending on individual. Full or part time position possible. Email: 619-865-1571 11/10 

In search of an experienced horse trainer in the Apple Valley, CA area. Must be experienced and able to provide references. Please contact me at Thanks! 11/23 

Ranch Maintenace Immediate position available on horse farm. starts Thursday through Sunday 7-4pm, $75/day and eventally full time. Must have knowledge of irrigations system, use of motorized and hand tools, gardening, fence repair, wood stacking, stall cleaning, general function of a ranch, must be a team player, horse care a plus. Call 619-813-4882 11/16 

Small, private ranch in Bonsall looking for help to care for 12 to 14 horses. About 24-28 hours/week, must be available 7am-11am. Duties include feeding horses and cleaning stalls, occasional help turning out or walking horses, dragging arena with atv, and other miscellaneous tasks. Must have experience working around and handling horses, no riding required. Call 949-331-4857. 11/3 

Looking for a groom/assistant at a small dressage barn in San Juan Cspistrano. Paid or trade position available depending on experience. Assistant rider position also available, experience a must. Please e mail: 10/27 

Looking for a stall cleaner in the Santa Clarita area for 10 stalls. Please contact Sandie at 818-913-4442 10/19 

PT Equine Field Tech Rancho Cucamonga area. experienced vet tech with strong horse handling required. Asst with medical procedures, good attention to detail,good communication skills, able to lift 50#s. Clean stock and maintenance of vet truck and barn. 3 days per week, long hours, overtime. Must have an excellent driving record. Contact 10/19 

Looking for a working student to run birthday parties on saturdays and Sundays and help out on fridays as well for an hour or 2. About 3 hours on birthday parties. Contact Sarah 818-263-6173. Will exchange for riding lessons at any level. Need to be able to tack and lead horses confidentally. 10/19 

Calling all equestrians! Join the myStride team in leading a new era of horsemanship with wearable technology made for riders, by riders. If you're excited about the idea of helping equestrians live, ride, and train better, we want to talk to you. Shoot me an e-mail at to learn more. 10/12 

Seeking a thoroughbred exercise rider on a privot farm in the Santa Ynez Valley. Must have some experience and be drug free. We have a 7/8 mile race track and a very well equiped facility. Please call 805-693-9161 or email a resume at You can also fax to 805-688-9709. 10/12 

Intern/apprentice wanted. allow me to share 40 years of horsemanship with you! Work in exchange for training, in the saddle and in the barn. Come and be part of a team of true horse lovers, and learn all about stable management and how to operate a riding school. Dressage, jumping, pleasure. Schedule is flexible. S.F. Valley 818-252-0047 10/12 

Mary’s Tack and Feed
Job Fair
Sales Associates and Cashiers
10am – 1pm, or 4pm – 6pm
Call for appointment 858-755-2015 or email
Pay and benefits – cashiers $10-$13/hour, commission sales associates avg $15 and higher. 10/12 

Job Opening on the H/J show circuit as a Night Watch assistant. Duties include care and management of show horses from 9 PM - 6 AM at show facilities in California. Full & Part time positions available. Work starting Jan 15 - March 19 for the Thermal Desert Circuit, or sooner for the right person. Wages: $ 15 per/hr and up. email : for complete job description. 10/12 

Western/English Quarter horse barn looking for a working student to start ASAP! This is a non paid position to start with but will eventually be a paid position Looking for someone who wants to expand their knowledge. Needs to be experienced in western/english riding.Other work will include lunging, tacking up, helping kids in lessons. Contact Kelly at 9/30 

European Jumping rider is looking for a working student. Work consists of grooming,tacking up,untacking,walking,turning out,helping with the jumps,lunging and riding. Now there are 6 horses to help with 6 days a week. In return will be provided at least 4 lessons a week. Located in Zip 91040 - Shadow Hills. contact me Yulia. 9/12 

Small ranch looking for a married couple that loves God and will help us feed, clean, fix things and oversee our ranch. 20 horses on 5 acres. Extra space for your horse & trailer. Live options. Pay negotiable with live-in trade and training horses. Trainers needed: For Western cutting horses and reigners. For English hunter/jumpers/eventers Call 360-201-3961 9/9 

Seeking a hard-working, dedicated, horse groom to be a part of a team and do truly meaningful work. General horse care, handling experience, and passion for equine welfare is needed. This is an entry level position, great for someone who wants an opportunity to grow and learn and advance in the horse industry. located in Chino Hills, CA. Please email 9/9 

Dressage barn in Carlsbad looking for working student Thursday thur saturday in exchange for lessons. This is not a paid position. Must have some experience and references. For more info 561-676-8478 or 9/9 

Part Time Admin Assistant for Equine veterinary practice. Independent, organized, detail oriented and Professional. Organize office activities including answering phone calls, scheduling, billing, deposits, medication delivery, inventory and liaison with doctor. Strong computer skills a must. Word processing, spread sheets, QuickBooks and data entry into vet software. 9/9 

A family in Malibu is seeking experienced, reliable ranch hand to care for their horses. Job requirements include: Care for 8 horses, groom and exercise daily, ride each horse at least 3 x weekly. Feed and water animals, monitor their overall health. Clean and muck stalls. Ability to transport horses in trailers for riding trips or in case of emergency (fire, other disaster). Salary $15/hr. Email: 9/9 

Part time grooms needed in Orange County. Working students preferable, but paid position is also available. Mon-Fri. Flexible hours. Potential for working students to lease, ride and show high quality dressage horses if applicable. Email: 9/9 

Dressage barn in Carlsbad looking for working student Thursday and Friday in exchange for lessons. This is not a paid position. Must have some experience and references. For more info 561-676-8478 or 9/6 

Looking for 2 feeders and stall cleaners asap. Good pay and every other weekend off. Email: 8/5 

Employment Wanted
I just moved to the Hollywood area, I have been working on a horse farm in Malibu of the past two years. Looking for a groom/paid working student job. I just moved to the Hollywood area, I have been working on a horse farm in Malibu of the past two years. I am a C3 pony Clubber grew up with horses and started Eventing at 9. I rode up to Prelim on my mare, tons of riding and training experience, worked with some of the top Eventers. Traveled around the country for riding, lots of horse care and maintenance experience. Looking for a groom/paid working student job. Please email me at 10/1 

Recently moved to Burbank from Michigan and would love to make some connections in the local horse community. 15+ years riding experience, trained through 3rd Level. Looking for a part-time working student position (Dressage) within an hour of Burbank, but open to a variety of opportunities. Experience with graphic/web design & videography--happy to help in these areas as well! 11/16 

Looking to gain experience with horses. I am not looking for pay but will accept. Only part time, can work around a schedule agreement. I have always loved horses, always been a dream to own one! I have lots of patience and I am willing to learn and absorb information. Anywhere in or near the San fernando Valley. Please text me 818-960-9272 or 213-399-7377 11/16 

Hi I'm 18 years old and looking for a job training and working horses. I learned how to ride 10 years ago and I've showed in both English and wester all over the state. I mainly ride English and I'm experienced in hunter jumpers, jumpers and dressage. Email or call if interested or 951-205-4716 11/9 

Horse trainer and riding instructor with over 30 years experience. I have worked in Europe, U. S. and offered jobs in U.K.,Philippines, South Africa and Costa Rica. Currently in Central America and looking to relocate back to the States in Summer of 2016. Teaching English and Western Equitation is my best. I also have facility management experience. for resume. 11/9 

Interested in a local position working with horses. I have no experience but am a quick learner. My availability is flexible. Please email me at   11/6 

Hi my name is Stephanie. I'm 27yrs old living in the San Diego area. I am looking for a part time working/volunteering experience working and caring for horses. I am currently available weekends only as of now. I am transitioning out of the military in June 2016 and will be available to work full-time after that. For any further questions I can be contacted at 11/5 

LA writer looking to get back in the saddle! I grew up doing hunter-jumpers & eventing, and would love the opportunity to get back in the saddle regularly. I am seasoned at schooling green horses & hopping on naughtier ponies, as well as teaching, grooming & working student experience. Also could trade services as a copywriter or admin. Shoot me an email at if interested. 11/5 

Hi there. I am a college student looking for a job around horses. I started taking both english and western lessons when I was 7. I stopped riding in highschool due to lack of time but I cared for my friends horse occationally. I am a fast learner and I can do anything that you need me to. Please email me at 11/3 

Seeking assistant position to an established rider/trainer. Interested in assisting in teaching, riding, horse care, management, grooming, & am open to taking on other responsibilities. I have extensive experience (9 yrs) instructing riders in dressage & lower level jumping. Been a rider and skilled horseman for 20+ yrs. Have BA in Equine Business & Mangmt. 11/3 

Hello! My name is Haleigh, I'm a 17 year old high school student, looking for an internship. I will gladly work for anyone in exchange for lessons in caring, and riding. I have little to no experience, but I want to be able to gain a little bit of experience before heading to an equestrian college. Email me at 10/21 

I just moved to the San Diego area. I am looking for work as either an instructor, trainer, trail guide or ranch hand. I have experience for all of them. I spent the last 6 months on a ranch and the 4 years before that I was a trainer, instructor and show team director at a hunter-jumper barn. I am open to any kind of work. or 818-284-7987 10/21 

I am an intermediate dressage rider looking to take care of someone's horse in exchange for riding and I am also open to possibly a working student exchange. Please feel free to contact me at 10/19 

I am a 20 year old female with experience in Western riding,leading trail groups, grooming and care of horses. Looking for a trade of work for riding time in the tri city or neighboring area. Email: 10/12 

I am not looking fo a paid position. I am 33 with 19+yrs horse exp. I deal with too much stress with my day job and i am trying really hard to find someone that has a horse that i can just be around. Groom, feed, ride around on. I have wonderful references if you need them. Please if you have a horse or maybe even know of someone who needs some help 1-3ish days of week. Thank you!! Email: 9/30 

18 year old currently attending Mt. San Jacinto College in Temecula, CA. Wish to build a business in the horse industry so I am looking for work to learn and expand my knowledge of the industry. Have worked with horses throughout my life, most recent was tacking, grooming, and guiding a newly founded trail company. looking for stall clean work, or grooming and tacking work. 9/22 

I am relocating to Southern California and am looking for employment. I have owned my own upscale hunter/jumper facility for 15 years. I have also shown on the A circuit for 15 years in the jumpers. I am very knowledgeable in every aspect of the industry. I believe I would be an asset to anyone looking for a barn manager or assistant manager or just freelancing to get started. Thank you. Email: 9/12 

22 Year old Hunter/Jumper rider with 12 years of experience, a bit of dressage and western experience too, currently an instructor in Poway seeking 1 day a week working student position in exchange for hunter/jumper lessons or paid position as assistant trainer/instructor or groom at a barn in which I can progress my riding and experience. Email: 9/12 

22 year old experienced horse rider and handler looking for employment! 15 + years in Hunters, Equitation, Jumpers, Dressage, and Endurance racing. Competed in 1.25 jumpers. Broken horses via natural horsemanship. Taught beginner & intermediate lessons and horse camp. Available for immediate start! Please email 9/12 

I've been looking online for possible horse riding apprenticeships for me to begin mid/ end October. currently live in England but would love to move away from here. I have around 4/5 months experience in riding.I am an armature with a new found passion.Its my aim to change my career from Engineering to becoming a horse-riding instructor in the future. or 07803429595 9/12 

Hi, I'm a South African rider and trainer looking for new challenges. I have been riding for 26 years, competed successfully at higher level dressage and show jumping, intermediate level equitation, also have experience in 3 day eventing, in-hand showing and double harness driving. I have been training children and adults for the last 10 years, and would prefer a live in position. References avail. Email: 9/12 

Rusty but experienced 26 y/o female equestrian looking to volunteer time (1-3 days/week) in exchange for knowledge/riding time/etc. Had been regularly riding up until about 3 years ago since the 5th grade. Have shown English, ridden and taught basic western lessons, owned 4 horses, and worked for trainers and ranches in the past. Bored, work from home mom in Riverside, CA 9/9 

Looking for a work/trade situation in exchange for free or low cost board and feed for my mare. I have experience in all around ranch and horse work, training, lessons, rehabilitation, rescue and much more experience available. Open to all offers. Must be within reasonable distance from Norco area. Please contact for additional info. 909-539-8831 Thank you. - Ash 9/6 

24 year old moving to San Diego in late fall. Extensive experience working with equines and other animals. Worked 8 years on a Trakehner ranch birthing foals and handling them till 2 years of age. Assisted vet and farriers with their work. Worked for American Quarter Horse Association as well as National Reining Cow Horse and National Stock Horse Associations at multiple show over the past 10 years. Email: 9/6 

My name is Sara, I am the owner of ZEQUESTRIAN and I am looking for someone to bring into our team that will teach students in our Riding Academy in exchange for lessons and riding as a working student. Possible pay option down the road. Must be able to adapt to our teaching techniques and execute the movements. Email: 9/6 

Working student/professional groom/professional grounds maintenance position. Please contact for Equine Resume 9/6 

I am a 17 year old currently a senior in high school looking for any employment on a ranch! I've been working with horses for over 2 years now and I would love to care for them! I will clean stalls, feed, groom, exercise, and anything else you desire! I live in Riverside County and am really looking for a job with horses. If you need a hand, please contact me! 9/3 

I'm searching for a working student/assistant mentor-type situation after getting back into horses after several years (H/J, dressage). I'd like to work in exchange for lessons. Willing to learn from the bottom up and am reliable, honest, hard-working, and kind. I usually have a flexible schedule. Prefer Del Mar/Poway areas. Please call/text Amy at 414-364-8277; email: 9/3 

I Just graduated from a highly competitive equestrian college back east. I'm located in the Calabasas/Agoura Hills area, but I am willing to travel. I have 12 years of experience in the hunter/jumper/equitation rings. I have some dressage and eventing experience. Email for more details! I will work hard for you and work hard for your horse. Email: 9/3 

My name is Philip. I am looking for an opportunity to work as a ranch hand, preferably on a horse ranch. I have been working on a working ranch for the past year now in Sylmar, Ca. Looking for a new place that is in or near southern california. I am 19 years old, in very good shape, and will work very hard. Email me!! 9/3 

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