Equine Center Manager

Equine Center Manager

Description: Carroll College, a Catholic liberal arts college located in Helena, Montana is seeking an Equine Center Manager to serve in the Anthrozoology Department.   The primary responsibility of this part-time property manager position is overall management and maintenance of the equine facilities. The facility includes indoor and outdoor arenas, an obstacle course, a 4-stall barn with a feed room and tack room, 10 holding pens, fences, pastures, parking area and hay storage barn.  This position will be responsible for feeding, care and cleaning for 10 horses in collaboration with students and instructors.  Will provide support and guidance to the students enrolled in the Equine Facilities Management Core Practicum. Supervision of work-study students. Assist with lab set up. Collaborate in activities that are in general support of the Carroll College Anthrozoology Program and perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:  The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in Anthrozoology, Equine Studies or related discipline. Evidence of equine handling experience; evidence of equine facilities management; evidence of supervisory skills; evidence of mechanical knowledge and experience; evidence of skill in operating tractor and all attachments. Class D driver’s license. Experience working with college students is desired. Other essential qualities include attention to detail, excellent organizational and communication skills, ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and a commitment to working both independently and as part of a team.

To Apply: For priority consideration, please submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for at least three professional references.  Candidates must also provide a written response to Carroll College’s mission statement, https://www.carroll.edu/mission-catholic-identity/mission-statement.  Please submit all materials electronically to employment@carroll.edu.  Position will remain open until filled.  Carroll College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Carroll Campus
Dates Posted: 
7/14/2021 to 9/10/2021
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