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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


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.                  

Looking for a Dressage ranch assistant. If you want to learn about horses, horse care,breeding and birthing, ranch work, start as an unpaid intern one day a week and work your way onto our team into a paying position! Possible positions groom, ranch maintainance, management etc. Riding possiblity. Knowledge of goats, chickens a plus. 619-813-4882                 

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         

ISO Wrangler for public trail rides. PAID
Must have extensive riding experience, be physically capable of lifting 50+ pounds, and be able to saddle multiple horses a day.
When the beaches are open, we guide trail rides to the border field state park beach. We work very long days in the summer. We are looking for a drama-free, hard working person. Bonus if you can drive a team or horse trailer
Phone: 860 866 6543
Email: Carolinee.esther@gmail.com          

Assist. trainer/Dressage private ranch Escondido. MUST have young horse riding experience, be responsible, accountable, reliable transportation. Foaling experience a plus but not a requirement. Start part-time, can move to full time or management. Lessons available on school master in exchange. Housing available.Please send 3 horse related references/summary experience to info@oakridgeFarmrsf.com        

Grounds keeper needed on horse ranch in Escondido. Must know how to use general tools/equipment, drive tractor, repair irrigation. Duties consist of painting, grass cutting, gardening, repairing fences, irrigation, cleaning, general ranch repair. part or full time. Possible rental to live and/or space for your horse. Send experience and references to info@oakridgeFarmRSF.com         

Luna Tesoro Ranch is looking for Facilitators to work with clients, horses & farm animals, for a variety of Equine & Animal Assisted therapeutic programs. Some experience with horses & animals required. Will train those willing to be committed. Work Mon-Sat flexible part-time hours. Pay starts at $15. Must have own reliable transportation & live close to East County SD. Call/Text 619-828-5383      

Camp Osito Horseback Riding Manager
Job Location: Camp Osito Rancho- Big Bear Lake, CA
Camp Season Dates: June 7-Aug 31, 2020.
$103 daily rate

You will further the mission of the camp through the planning and delivery of a horseback riding (western) program that is safe, fun, and appropriate to the campers' ages and abilities.

Email Kenita, Camp Director at kgonzales@girlscoutsla.org to apply.    

Small private horse farm in Malibu, CA, with 4 German warmbloods & 2 miniature horses ISO full time, experienced, honest, responsible, reliable, hardworking, independent, neat & clean,self motivated, organized, fluent in English, live-in (shared furnished house, utilities incl., no pets) groom with CA DL & horsebox experience. No riding. 6 days a week and every other Sunday.Flexible hours. starting April 2020.
Phone: 310 406 4582
Email: hiddentfarm@gmail.com    

Non Pay experienced jumper rider. ESCONDiDO, CA. Looking for experienced jumper rider for horses jumping 1 M to 1M20. Also, green broke 4 year old with great potential. Private facility. Opportunity for paid showing. Training provided. 2 days per week or more. Afternoons, evening preferred. Flexible schedule. 30 years experience. Contact: tomhufford@aol.com     

Employment type: Part-time Saturday/Sunday 6:30-3:30 with possibility of a full time position
Compensation: $15
Wanted: Dependable, hard working stall cleaner for large horse farm. Will be responsible for cleaning approximately 35 stalls per day and other duties as assigned. Experience with tractors is a plus. Must be reliable.

Phone: 310 817 9007
Email: gshstables@gmail.com      

Full Time or Part Time

Ranch Hand needed for small ranch in Escondido, CA. We have 3 horses and 1 mini and are looking to slowly expand.

Duties to include grooming, tacking, bathing, stalls, riding etc. Must have prior horse experience, be trust worthy and hard working.

Call or Text: 619.384.6926
Email: aartip@hotelinvestmentgroup.com     


Employment Wanted


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          

Mobile trainer with many years experience looking for work. I can do kids ponies, english, basic western, show jumping, ground manners, habit breaking, OTTB's, and anything in between. I can board horses too, but please inquire about boarding as space is limited.
Phone: 760 810 9151
Email: kalynnguggenmos@gmail.com           

First of all in these times of great despair I wish for you and your lovely families to be safe and healthy always. My name is Alfonso. I'm a 56 years old mature gentleman I'm a live on site property caretaker/general maintenance services. Some experience with livestock, I'm not a horseman, just general horse care, cleaning, feeding, manure, watering, light grooming etc. aicaalf@gmail.com. Tks:)          

ISO a full time position in the equine industry. I have been riding and competing in the hunter jumper world for the past 17 years. I have a BS in Equine Studies from Centenary College. Have experience grooming, teaching, working in the horse show industry, and equine retail. Would love to connect!

I am currently looking for work that will help educate me in how to work with horses and care for them. While I have no experience in this field, I am a college graduate and have excellent references. I also am willing to work hard and put in the time to be dedicated to this career path. I do have a small amount of riding experience. Also open to compromising on the terms of employment as well.
Email: sydneydavis.student19@gmail.com         

Hello! My name is Quiara (pronounced like Kiara) and I am desperately looking to get back around horses again! I have over 15 years of riding experience mainly in dressage and H/J. In 2004 I was named CDS Junior Champion (training level, I was 14) So in summary I am open to many different job positions! Feel free to contact me if you have any further questions at 310-595-5339        

Looking for PT employment or a trade. My mom is a trainer and I grew up competitively jumping and barrel racing. Full disclosure, it has been over a decade since I've competed. My interaction has dwindled to riding about once a year. I'm happy to help out in the stables, grooming, exercising etc. If anyone in the San Diego area is looking for an extra hand please contact me at kaseyvanwey@gmail.com         

Fitness instructor on furlough due to Covid19 closure, living in Vista but seeking a new work / live situation in North County. Many years experience with horses, (english riding) and basic grooming / showing experience. Have one well mannered older labrador retriever. Open to different exchange scenarios, partial work exchange, or full room and board. Seeking my own private studio or apartment.
Phone: 949 322 5044
Email: joanna.morehead@gmail.com       

Experienced, hard working, professional, great references. Have shown horses. I bring robust experience from US Pony Club, being a horse owner, horses health care - advanced wound care (bandages, injections etc) and experience working as a trail guide/groom at high end equestrian resort in Belize. Looking for live in/working student type of work accommodations for me and my horse. Anywhere US.
Email: jagnapiatek@yahoo.com
Phone: 805 405 8451     

Looking for a full-time 'live-in' Ranch Hand or Wrangler/Trail Guide, or Heavy Equipment Operator position in the North San Diego County area. 25+ years experience. Available Immediately. Please email request for resume or call/text to schedule interview.
Phone: 442 207 8341
Email: Buckpowers10@gmail.com      

Hi all! My name is Ashley. I am currently active duty military. I am leaving the service in September 2020, and will be searching for a full or part time job exercising or tuning up horses. I have been riding for 8 years mainly western, but have dabbled in dressage. For what I lack in experience, I make up for in attention to detail and quick learning ability. I can be contacted at 480-740-7766.      

I'm looking for a full-time or part-time ranch/farm job. Im located in Beaumont California.

I Have some experience with working with horses and dogs. Willing to learn to with all animals. Im a hardworker, fast learner and reliable.

You can contact me via email: sageismine4@gmail.com  or cell: 562 616 3584      

Hi my name is Kylie! I have over 15 years of riding experience and am looking for employment in Orange County as a trainer, exerciser, catch rider, barn/property manager, lesson teacher, etc. I recently moved to the area, and was an assistant trainer and manager at a hunter/jumper barn in Sonoma County. I can provide references, photos and video! Email: kcequestrian@yahoo.com or Phone: 707-494-4785      

Experienced horse person with background in H/J, Eventing, and Polo available for freelance feeding, exercise riding, medication, grooming, and other care at LAEC or The Paddock.

Competed in jumpers and equitation as a junior while a working student for two prestigious barns on the East Coast.

Please e-mail HMC463@gmail.com with inquiries. References available upon request.      

My name is Breanna Hogle. Ive been in the equestrian world since i was 8 years old. I currently have two horses of my own and I am lookin for people who need their horses taken care of while they are out of town or busy with work. I am experienced in both western, english, and dressage. I will be off to veterinary school in August and just need some extra work before I leave.
Phone: 714 307 4699
Email: breazym8@sbcglobal.net       

Hello! My name is Rilei, I'm an 18 year old woman interested in taking up a job as a stable hand. I have previous experience with horses when I took riding lessons at Martin Barns in PV for about 3 years. No other experience but I will learn fast and work hard. Part time only as I'm a student. I prefer PV ranches, or Southern Los Angeles. Thanks! Email: redwood.whistle@yahoo.com     

My name is Katie. I was born and raised on a farm in North Dakota. I have also worked on several farms and stables after high school. I have mucked stalls, watered and fed animals, turned out, groomed and tacked horses, etc. I am looking for part time or full time work. Email at kstewy7@gmail.com          

I am a college student enrolled in on-line classes Looking for barn employer. Quiet, hard-working, great student, eager to learn. Experience: re-training OTTB, western riding, barrel racing, young horses. I have received an AQHA scholarship. Ideally looking for full/part time with accommodations for myself and my heeler sidekick.
Phone: 661-599-2128
Email: Msvoda@gmail.com        



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