Employment Offered

Date Submitted:

Erin Sullivan

Farm Name:
Clove Brook Farm


Position Title:
Animal caretaker/Farmhand

Position Description:

We are seeking an experienced animal care giver with knowledge of farm animals, particularly with training horses. This is a full-time position, which includes housing on the farm, located in Orange County NY.

We are a privately owned, environmentally conscious, growing farm. There would be the possibility of growth with the farm as we continue to evolve. Required is a driver's license, strong organizational, communication skills, horse training experience and a caring perspective.

This position has physical demands, such as:

Standing (holding horses for farrier/vet, etc.), walking pastures & turn‐out, bending/kneeling/stooping/crouching (cleaning hooves, cleaning and filling water containers, pushing and pulling full wheelbarrows, lifting (able to frequently lift or move heavy items such as hay bales, bags of feed, saddles, shavings, etc.). At the moment there are horses and goats, but soon there will be other animals like chickens, turkeys, possibly cows.

Duties include, but not limited to:
Creating processes and keeping careful and accurate records
of the animals health
Caring for the animals
& exercising them as required
Feeding & supplying fresh water
Performing regular upkeep, maintenance, and cleaning of the stables and surrounding area

Vet assistance when needed
Ability to operate basic farm equipment safely and effectively

Assist with pasture management, including mowing and brush clearing

The job requires the ability to work both independently and as part of a team on an expanding eco-friendly farm.

How to Apply:
Please email your resume along with references to ClovebrookLLC@gmail.com. You may reach out via email with any questions you may have.