1+ months

FWS Fall 2021, AFS Student Worker

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title FWS Fall 2021, AFS Student Worker
Requisition Number DU06992
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location Maine Chance Farm, 2660 Equine Campus Rd Lexington, KY 40511
Salary Range $9.25-$10.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Highschool Diploma
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
On feet all day. Ability to move 50 lbs
Shift lengths vary with school schedule. Hours of operation 7am-4pm; some weekends per month required
Job 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 care
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Attention to detail, good work ethic and punctuality
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Farm, equine handling, use of equipment such as mower/tractor
Deadline to Apply
University 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.


Posted: 2021-08-06 Expires: 2021-11-06

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