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Ranch Hand needed for Horse Boarding facility near Corona. Must have experience in handling and feeding horses. Housing and utilities provided on site. Must have legal status.

Call 951-277-7738. Leave message and phone number.  

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Hunter/Jumper & Dressage Trainers/Instructors Needed POWAY, California


Employment Available
Hunter/Jumper & Dressage Trainers/Instructors Needed

POWAY, California - Established, well-respected full-service equestrian center and boarding facility in need of experienced instructors for both group and private lessons at our onsite riding academy. Must be able to work with children and people of all ages and experience levels and be well-versed in preparing students for competition and shows.

Dedicated arenas have updated base and footage and are professionally groomed and watered weekly. Unlimited use of onsite wellness and fitness center included.

Candidates with existing client-base preferred, though not required. Competitive compensation package.

Nicole Stone
Poway Equestrian Center, Ranch Manager
(858) 748-6441


Employment Available
Hunter/Jumper & Dressage Trainers/Instructors Needed POWAY, California

Employment Available
POWAY - Full-time ranch hand for general daily maintenance and repair of ranch structures
and fences, boarding facilities, equipment, janitorial, and basic construction at working horse ranch and equestrian center. Will be responsible for day to day upkeep of ranch facilities to include feeding, watering, mucking and some on-site construction and maintenance

Nicole Stone - (858) 748-6441


Golden West Riding Club is currently looking to add a qualified riding instructor to our team!


Golden West Riding Club is currently looking to add a qualified riding instructor to our team!

Job description:
Teach beginner - intermediate lessons. Must have experience in hunter/jumpers and an interest and appreciation for dressage. Must be personable, enjoy working with children (and their parents) and reliable. Looking to hire part time immediately that could grow into a full time position. Pay depends on experience.

Please contact or send resume to Carol Robertson 714-922-5553 or email carol@crdressage.com or Jenna Coonen 818 590-6330


Full time position available for experienced ranch hand position.Thousand Oaks, CA.


Full time position available for experienced ranch hand position. Cleaning, feeding, turn out 5 days per week. Male preferred. Living on-site available for right applicant. Must know how to handle horses and be reliable. Thousand Oaks, CA
Email: Lionheartranch@gmail.com 




ISO part time working student in San Marcos. Hours can be flexible. Duties include paddock/stall cleaning, grooming, feeding, lunging, tacking, bathing. 10-12 hours per week. I have two horses (1 dressage 1 jumper). Must be reliable, have horse experience and have own transportation. Text if interested. Phone: 401 662 6376  

Looking for an individual with equestrian experience to inspect our four-stall horse barn and fencing on property in Moorpark. We recently purchased the property and are looking for someone qualified that can make recommendations for repair in order to provide a safe environment for our future horses. Please contact Brian at 530-329-0919 or brian@themeadowglade.com   

Ready to get away? Dressage trainer position available at Wyvern Farm in Martinez CA. Lovely private facility with excellent horse care. We can help you build your business. Should be able to teach and train through PSG. Check us out at www.wyvernfarm.com. Liz Lewis  925 229-2200 for more information   

Dressage groom/asst trainer pos available on beautiful private ranch locate in Escondido. 6:30am til 12pm plus shows. Must have experience. If you are responsible,hard working and horse loving,a great opportunity to possibly live on the ranch/bring your own horse for training in partial exchange for your work.ride FEI horses/train youngsters. references. 619 813 4882

Also looking for an Intern.   

Opportunity for working student available in SUNLAND! Must be good with kids/teaching. Call/text: 323 366 5801  

Rigdon and Blake Dressage Stables is looking to hire and additional groom for five days a week from 6:30-1:00 and one weekend day from 7-3! We are open to working students as well! If you are interested please call for details!
Phone: 310 435 2204   

Looking for a Dressage rider for consistent catch riding. Must be good with rehab horses, young horses, and naughty horses. Minimum 3rd level skills. Pay dependent on abilities. Preferably 4-5 afternoons per week. Coto De Caza area. Email: contact@shaynedante.com    

Looking for someone who has horse experience to feed and clean 3 horses on Saturday and Sunday's in Fullerton. Person needs to have reliable transportation and willing to commit every weekend. Job would take about 30-40 minutes each day. Willing to exchange lessons for work. For pay and other information please email at kellysaldivarperformancehorses@gmail.com     

Breeding farm in search of a hard working, knowledgeable horse person to assist with barn chores and daily horse care. Housing provided with internet and utilities paid. Must have good references!
Phone: 909 532 4822
Email: carlyedmondson86@gmail.com   

Seeking Barn Helpers for therapeutic horse facility to do mucking & feeding. $200 per month or willing to trade riding lessons for consistent reliable work. No experience necessary, training is provided. Work M-F, AM shift for 1 hour, anytime between 6:00am-10:00am. Must have own reliable transportation. Located in East County San Diego.
Call or text 619-828-5383   

Part-time assistant wanted for animal welfare non-profit. Hours and days flexible, in showroom/office Newport Beach. We sell antiques, art and objects to fundraise for educational programs and support other animal welfare agencies. Salary is $12/hr to start with unlimited growth potential. For more information please call Marilyn at Noah animal welfare 949-294-3956    

Trail Guide / Ranch Hand needed must be able to work long hard hours. Experienced Horsemanship Necessary to keep 5 first time and beginning riders safe on trail. All aspects of ranch care including feeding watering stalls yard work and light maintenance required. Will need to be local to Norco as sometimes short hours split shifts and last min rides. Pays min to start then $12 plus Great Tips ! Please visit our web site before you call or text Sonja 909-645-1270    

Stall cleaner/feeding and general horse care position available at Oakridge farm escondido , Knowledge of young horse care and handling a plus. apartment available for partial or full time work exchange. Hours 6:30am -4pm or if you are available to feed and clean at 6am and 4pm wlll work. Please call 619-813-4882. Position available immediately.         

Dressage groom/asst trainer pos. available on beautiful private ranch locate in escondido.6:30am til 12pm plus shows.Must have experience. If you are responsible, hard working and horse loving, a great opportunity to possibly live on the ranch and bring your own horse for training in exchange for your work. ride grand prix horse and train youngsters MUST have references. 619 813 4882         

WANTED: Experienced jumper rider in Escondido area. Non pay but training provided and opportunity for riding in paid shows. Own 5 jumpers jumping from 1m to 1m30. Should be available 2-3 times per week. Most riding in evenings and weekends. Contact:

Dressage Barn in San Marcos looking for part time groom available during the week. Paid hourly needed to start ASAP. Message for more info trianasdressage@gmail.com         


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Experienced rider able to ride both western and english. Over 10+ years of experience. Looking for any stables that need help as far as exercising horses or maintaining them. Minimal experience with grooming but more than happy to learn. In the southbay area and I have my own transportation. Please feel free to contact me with any opportunities or clarification.
Phone: 424-215-3921
Email: dominiquevp97@yahoo.com     

Hello, my name is Andrea and I have 17 years of riding experience, 5 years of teaching experience and 4 years barn management experience. I am looking for a teaching, training and/or riding job in San Diego and surrounding areas. I am currently located in San Jose, but am looking to move to the San Diego area and would like to secure a job. I can provide my resume and riding videos.
Thank you! Email: alkequine@gmail.com   

Experienced dressage rider looking for a full or part time riding position. I have more than a decade of experience in riding Dressage up to GP level. Looking in the San Diego, Orange County, Inland Empire areas for a show or consignment barn in need of a rider or lesson instructor. Email: nwflkm1@gmail.com   

Experienced hunter/jumper and equitation rider in the Los Angeles area looking for work exercising and/or grooming horses. I grew up riding in the Midwest and did the East Coast and Palm Beach circuits both as a competitor and as a horse show assistant (grooming and riding clients' horses). Would love to help you and/or your clients! Los Angeles and surrounding areas preferred
Phone: 248 520 0054
Email: sasha.higgins@gmail.com    

Experienced rider in english and western looking for horse work. I exercise/train/groom etc. I charge $30/hr and am available on week day evenings and weekends. I have great references and I am competent in many disciplines (show jumping, XC, gymkhana, mounted games, trails, polo etc). I also enjoy young horses/trouble horses. Thank you!
Email: jodi.tkd@hotmail.com   

Experienced rider looking for a full or part time riding position. I have more than a decade of experience in English riding, but am also familiar with Western riding and tack. I can also help clean stalls, tack, groom, and generally help out around the barn. Am also comfortable giving beginner lessons. Maybe you just need your horse to get out a few more days a week! I'm your gal!
Phone: 970 765 4782
Email: marissa.isgreen@gmail.com   

Looking for a part time instructor position. Experience teaching Hunter/Jumper, equitation, western pleasure, vaulting, groundwork and some reining. Looking for a place I can continue to grow with. I live in Huntington Beach and attend school in Fullerton (Psychology undergrad), so I'd be willing to drive there and surrounding areas in OC. Email arenamadison@yahoo.com for more info   

Recent College Grad looking for FULL-TIME groom/ ranch hand position, or paid internship. 10+ years of English riding, additional experience as a trail guide and excellent interpersonal skills. I work at LA Fitness and have opened the gym for 6 years, so my shift begins at 4:30am. I am the definition of reliable. I have a huge passion for horses and will soon be receiving my Equissage certification.
Phone: 909 730 6225
Email: Amberelysebowers@gmail.com   

Need help w/ taking care of your horse(s)? I'm available to volunteer in the Trabuco, Silverado, and Modjeska Canyon area. Grooming, riding, doing groundwork, and helping out w/ the day-to-day tasks are my specialties. Phone: 949 422-8282   

Experienced natural horseman available for stall maintenance, groundwork, exercise, turn-outs etc. Not afraid to get my hands dirty and help the owner with what I've been blessed to learn from natural horseman like Pat Parelli, Buck Brannaman, and Carson James. Available for OPA, San Juan Capistrano, or Trabuco Canyon.
Phone: 949 981 9336
Email: mustangmikeshats@gmail.com  

My name is Jennie Fletcher. I rode under Carol Arminski at Bradbury Hills Riding Cub aka. Chicago Park Riding Club. Owned and operated by my Grandmother Loretta Aminski.After Carol Retired from trainer i took over running show stable several years.Until I focused on raising my special needs son the last ten years. totally available and would do anything get in shape work for free Spurson68@yahoo.com  

Don't have the time to keep your horse happy/in shape? Stalls not getting cleaned enough? I'm an experienced horsewoman, I work from home so have flexible hours, looking for an opportunity to get back in the saddle a day or 2 a week and wouldn't mind the workout of helping out around the barn. Or, if you have ranch work handled, lease? Call Christine @ 949-677-0309. Thank you!  

I am a lifelong horse lover. I competed in 4 H, FFA, gymkhana, and rode on a drill team for 7 years. I've been a Rodeo Queen and princess, carried sponsor flags at local rodeos. I have spent the last 2 Summers giving western and english lessons in at a camp near Santa Cruz. I'm able to give lessons, clean stalls, medicine, and anything else that is needed regarding horses. Thanks! (805) 748-0279  

Looking in the San Diego, Orange County, Inland Empire areas for a hunter/jumper show or consignment barn in need of a rider, groom, or lesson program instructor. I'm new to the area and looking to help grow an existing program or build a new program from the ground up. Willing to travel and show. Experience in the 'A' Circuit.
Phone: 425 241 1591
Email: tawnymichelle@gmail.com   

I recently moved to Los Angeles from Colorado. The last 2 years I have been the barn manager for Warren Performance Horse. I am looking for a position somewhat close to LA but I am flexible on location. I am confident in my abilities with horses. If you have any openings, please reach out to me via phone or email.
Phone:  308 737 7189    

Looking for part-time/weekend work as a show groom or just helping out at the barn (mucking, exercise riding, etc.) I have about two years experience, English and Western, looking to learn more and possibly make some money on the side. North San Diego county
Phone: 757 752 3602
Email: Bmoke001@odu.edu     

I have recently relocated to Irvine from TX & am searching for employment. I obtained my Preliminary Instructor Certification from the British Horse Society in 1995, & a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science with an equine emphasis in 2002. I have competed in various disciplines both English & Western and have taught and trained various levels, specializing in beginners. Lindsay 903-733-6128     

Looking to exercise a horse and get back in the saddle in Southern Orange County. I currently live in Aliso Viejo. I am an intermediate English rider. I grew up riding until I was a teen, then volunteered with a horse rescue back in Canada. Interested in a trade or helping someone who's horse needs a little extra love, care, grooming and exercise. Feel free to call or text me at 562.454.7909.      


Hi all! My name is Lexi and I am looking to exercise horses or be a student worker in exchange for lessons this summer. I am 19 years old live in northern San Diego. I have been riding for nearly 9 years now; for the past three years, typically only during the summer months. My riding experience includes hunter/jumper, eventing and trail riding.
Here's my contact info:

Hello! Experienced H/J / Equitation rider seeking part time employment as an exercise rider / hacking. Soft hand, solid seat, confident rider. Can also teach, turnout, feed. Prefer to stay in areas of Vista, San Marcos, Rancho Sante Fe, Del Mar, but open to South County as well. Ideally would like a live / work situation onsite but open to different scenarios. I'm mature, responsible, kind.
Phone: 949 322 5044
Email: joanna.morehead@gmail.com     



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