Who we are
Island Equestrian and Island Warmbloods is a small, high level dressage training and breeding operation. Our breeding program thrives for excellence and we keep our equine partners under best possible natural conditions with plenty of turn out in large pastures and paddocks, 24/7 hay or grass, customized feed program and group stalls/ turnout for socialization. We have four of the current TOP 5 North American mares in our program, including the North American Champion and Reserve Champion and a TOP 5 colt, all bred by us. The program already produced Young Horse Champions and top FEI prospects with outstanding gaits, temperament and rideability. Our training and coaching program signs responsible for multiple FEI horses and riders throughout the years.
The owner of IEA is a German Grand Prix dressage trainer and agricultural engineer that worked many years for the German Equestrian Federation as a breeding specialist.
What we are looking for
For our operation we are looking for a Barn Worker that can grow into the position of an Assistant Barn Manager, that loves animals just as we do.
Excellent horse handling knowledge
Comfortable around young horses
Physically fit and capable
Cleaning Stalls/paddocks/shelters (wet months only)
Checking/cleaning waterers and troughs
Pasture and fence maintenance
Holding of horses
Turn in/out of horses
Ordering and pickup of grain and hay
Grooming duties and work with foals and adolescents, if interested
Facility with labour friendly set up
Lots of sweet and cute animals
Drama free quiet barn
Opportunity to learn
We value a good employee and are looking for a long term person to start 1st March. We are located in Saanich north of Elk Lake.
Hours Mo-Fr 8-5 with 1hr break.
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