Kentucky Equestrian Classifieds: U.K. STEPS Farm Care Technician
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U.K. STEPS Farm Care Technician

Date Added: 11/28/2016
Posted By: Kentucky Equestrian
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Job Title STEPS Farm Care Technician
Requisition Number TE01505
Department Name 3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $12.25/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Experience in farm work, working with horses and ponies, operating farm machinery.

Required License/Registration/Certification
Valid Driver’s License in good standing.

Physical Requirements
Must be able to lift, push, pull up to 50 pounds and drive farm equipment.

Monday – Friday 7:30am-4:00pm. Some evenings, weekend and holidays as needed.

Job Summary
Farm tech to work with stallions, horses and ponies: feeding, handling, administering medications; weed eating; mowing; tractor work; farm maintenance, driving, etc.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
The ability to handle stallions, help with fence maintenance and drive a tractor.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 12/04/2016
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Posting Specific Questions:
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Do you have a valid Driver's license?

Describe your horse handling experience.
(Open Ended Question)

How much experience do you have working directly with horses or ponies?

Optional Documents
Cover Letter