FWS Spring 2021, AFS Student Worker
FWS Spring 2021, AFS Student WorkerRequisition Number:
1B531:Federal Work StudyWork Location:
Maine Chance Farm, 2660 Equine Campus Rd Lexington, KY 40511Salary Range:
$9.25-$10.60Type of Position:
StudentPosition Time Status :
Highschool DiplomaRequired Related Experience:
On feet all day. Ability to move 50 lbsShift:
Shift lengths vary with school schedule. Hours of operation 7am-4pm; some weekends per month requiredJob Summary:
Responsible for the routine daily care of horses (mares, foals, yearlings), which includes, but not limited to: mucking stalls, feeding, grooming, basic ground work, sales prep, assisting with veterinary/breeding/blacksmith work, operate equipment and general barn careSkills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Attention to detail, good work ethic and punctualityDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Farm, equine handling, use of equipment such as mower/tractorUniversity Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.