Employment Opportunities2019-02-21T13:39:56-05:00

Job Opportunities at Equine Advocates

Equine Advocates is a national non-profit organization – we focus our work on rescue, sanctuary, education and advocacy.  Our horse sanctuary in Chatham, NY is home to 80+ rescued horses, ponies, donkeys & mules. We are seeking applicants who have compassion for animals.



 F/T Horse Farm Worker

Duties Includes:

  • Cleaning stalls and pastures. Installing new bedding as instructed.
  • Feeding grain and distributing hay
  • Cleaning and refilling water troughs
  • Cleaning mineral and salt block holders, replacing with new blocks as needed
  • Walking horses to/from the main barn as needed
  • Mowing grass, weed whacking, raking leaves and shoveling snow
  • Helping repair/install fencing and doing other facility work as needed.

Position Requirements:

  • Experience working with horses, a plus
  • Must be dependable and a self-starter
  • Valid driver’s license
  • English communications required

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to perform duties in all temperatures. Ability to lift, push and
       pull up to 50 lbs and stand, sit, kneel, walk for long periods of time

Hourly Rate / Work Schedule (subject to change):

  • $14 per hour
  • 6 days a week – Start time  7 AM
  • 35-40 hours per week / Paid O/T over 40 hours

If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@equineadvocates.org
or mail it to:
  Equine Advocates, PO Box 354, Chatham, NY  12037

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