Manages maintenance of 20 acre equestrian facility and farm and is responsible for varied landscaping duties including: maintaining pastures and common grass areas; maintaining irrigation and drainage systems as well as ensuring that the barn, fences, enclosures and paddocks are safe and secure. Farm and Pasture Maintenance Manager supervises and works with Landscape/Maintenance person and any other outdoor seasonal help or subcontractor. This is a hands-on year round position for a professional experienced individual.
Oversees landscaping to ensure that animal pastures are maintained correctly for the health and safety of the animals; Maintains arena edge, round pens and animal enclosures using approved methods or herbicides/pesticides; Laying sod; Fertilizing pastures; Manure removal from pastures; installing drainage; earthwork; trimming hedges and trees; installing and maintaining hedges, trees, flower beds, gardens; edging; weeding; weed-eating; assess property regularly for infestation of invasive or toxic species and Mowing of lawn and pastures.
Regularly inspects buildings, equipment and other structures ; performs minor plumbing maintenance; performs minor painting, carpentry and masonry work; maintain paddock water troughs and automatic fillers; Installing or repairing fencing; Pressure washing, painting; maintaining horse jumps; light janitorial; changing light bulbs; changing A/C filters; handyman repairs; seasonal decorations; maintain mosquito system; Drags arena and round pen daily; Responds to emergency situations during and after hours as needed; obtains estimates for projects or major purchases; maintains vehicles, equipment and tools;
Valid Commercial or Private Pesticide Applicator’s License
7 years minimum Landscape experience
4 years minimum pasture management for livestock or golf course management
Own Reliable Transportation
Legal to work in the USA
This is a 5- 5 1/2 day/50 hour per week position.
This position does include one Saturday or Sunday per week.
$60,000-$75,000 + quarterly bonuses and health insurance
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