Horse Handler

$25 AM Shift
$25 PM Shift

Caring, compassionate, consistent, reliable and responsible workers with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. Provide a positive and supportive environment with respect, dignity and confidentiality. Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients and staff at Berkshire Meadows.

Horse Help

Horse Help

Responsible horse- knowledgeable individual to assist with barn chores and miniature horse care. Duties include: turn- out/in, feeding, moving hay, mucking, etc. This is not a riding position. Applicants must have recent horse care experience, and be comfortable handling horses of all sizes and temperaments.

Basic Job Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Valid driver’s license (MA, CT, or NY State). Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, stand for long periods of time. Prefer, experience working with a Special Needs population. Must meet program requirements for background checks (Acceptable CORI - Criminal Offender Record Information and OIG).

Additional Requirements: References a must.

Shift: AM and PM. No benefits.

Join our team and work for one of the Best Employers in the Berkshires. We look forward to meeting you!

Apply Online or Contact Kara Smith at bmwjobs@jri.org or (413) 528-2523