U.K. STEPS Farm Care Technician
Date Added: 11/28/2016
Posted By: Kentucky Equestrian
Web Link: http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/128019?utm_source=Indeed&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=Indeed
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 Related Experience
Experience in farm work, working with horses and ponies, operating farm machinery.
Valid Driver’s License in good standing.
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.
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
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?