Farm Aide 1 Horse Barn, Part-time
Albany - LBCC Horse Barn
This pool has been established to accept applications for possible
openings for part-time employment that may arise throughout the
year. Provides assistance in caring for animals. Assists with
property/grounds maintenance and farm operations.
Requires experience handling horses. Must have experience working
with farm tools, machinery and equipment, and doing basic facility
Requires current first aid and CPR cards, or
must obtain within 60 days of employment.
Knowledge and Skills:
Must have good communication skills to
interact with co-workers, college staff and students. Must be
knowledgeable and highly skilled in handling and caring for horses.
Must be familiar with rules and procedures and emergency protocol
of a horse facility. Requires skills in operating farm tools,
machinery, and equipment, and knowledge of general maintenance and
Requires the ability to learn, understand and
follow procedures, rules and protocol. Requires ability to work
independently. Must have the ability to operate farm tools,
machinery and equipment (shovel, rake, wheelbarrow, tractor, etc.)
Requires the ability to handle large, live animals.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Requires good hand-eye coordinator and manual dexterity sufficient
to operate hand tools, machines and equipment. Considerable
physical effort including lifting over 50 pounds (bales, other),
and working with large animals. Requires ability to bend, climb,
kneel, stoop, crouch, balance, guide, reach, etc. Must have visual
acuity to read words and numbers and operate equipment. Requires
ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time.
Work is performed outdoors and in outdoor structures (horse barns)
in a farm setting with exposure to inclement weather. Some exposure
to safety or health hazards (equipment noise, odor, manure, blood
and fluids, farm chemicals).
Monitors health and well-being of horses located on-site.
Performs tasks for feeding horses.
Performs barn chores such as cleaning stalls, turning out horses,
moving or loading bedding, etc.
Assists with providing routine property maintenance, such as
cleaning, repairing, maintaining and improving barn and other
Assists with farm operations as needed, i.e., maintaining college
fields (plowing and disking, leveling, planting, fertilizing,
harvesting and maintaining various field crops, cutting, raking,
bailing). Repairs horse stalls and paddock, drags arenas. Repairs
and moves fences, etc.
Acts as liaison and handles situations as previously instructed and
set forth in Center procedures, rules and protocol for both
emergency and non emergency situations. Refers problems to Faculty
or Instructional Specialist.
Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications. In order to
be considered, your application must clearly show you meet the
minimum qualifications for this position.
U.S. Veterans will need to attach proof of honorable discharge
(Form DD-214) to their application to qualify for veteran’s
Proposed Start Date:
Full-time or Part-time
Number of hours/week:
Varies 16 hrs/week
Open Until Filled:
Special Notes to Applicants:
As a condition of employment, all new employees are required to be
compensated via direct deposit.
LBCC is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
Offers of employment are contingent on the applicant having Oregon
residency at the time work commences.
$15.00 per hour
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Required Documents Optional Documents
- * How did you learn about this position? Please select one.
- Latinos in Higher Education
- HERC-Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
- Chronicle of Higher Education
- State Employment Department
- LBCC Employment Opportunities Website
- Other, specify below
- * If you selected other above, please specify the website or
other resource from which you learned of the position.
(Open Ended Question)
- * Please describe your work experience relevant to this
(Open Ended Question)
- * Will you be available to work evenings and/or weekends?
- U. S. Veteran Proof of Honorable Discharge DD-214, Copy 4