Horse Groom Resume Samples

A Horse Groom is hired to groom horses, such as giving a bath and brushing each horse. The job description and duties are listed on the Horse Groom Resume as – providing basic first aid to horses, such as bandaging small scrapes and cuts, mucking out each stall, helping with stable maintenance, preparing and distributing feed, cleaning and refilling water containers, administering basic first aid for cuts and scrapes, and completing cleaning tack.

The skills needed by a groomer are highly transferable from one area to another in the equine industry. However, the following skills are commonly seen among the majority of the Horse Groomers – riding skills, the ability to manage horses, knowledge of noticing injuries, changes in behavior or potential hazards; and the ability to work outdoors in extreme temperatures. While no formal education is required for this role, it is imperative that the applicants possess solid horsemanship skills.

 

Horse Groom Resume example

Horse Groom Resume

Headline : Fast, efficient, and calm individual with strong ability in building relationships and handling difficult clients/customers. Possess excellent time management and communication skills. Interested in embracing myself in a new exciting environment.

Skills : Office Management, Workers' Compensation, Transcription, Medical Terminology, Organization, Planning, Customer Service, Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, General Office, Communications, Computer & Network Troubleshooting, Equine Management And Horsemanship.

Description :

    1. Cleaned all equipment and area of work everyday.
    2. Answered questions and concerns from clients daily.
    3. Administered medication, immunizations, and supplements to horses.
    4. Examined horses to detect and determine the nature of disease or injuries.
    5. Provided emergency first aid to horses as needed.
    6. Assisted on overall care and training of horses.
    7. Communicated/corresponded lesson dates with clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Degree


Horse Groom Resume

Headline : To obtain a full time position promoting health care of family pets. The routine work of a groom includes giving horses food and water, replacing bedding, mucking out stables, cleaning and clipping horses coats, treating minor wounds and exercising the horses each day.

Skills : Work well with others as well as alone, very organized and flexiable.

Description :

    1. Responsible for basic care of approximately 50 horses.
    2. Care included feeding, watering, stall cleaning and exercising.
    3. Responsible for educating customers on basic equine practices.
    4. Led guided trail rides and running a children's program where they had the opportunity to get hands on experience with horses.
    5. Assisted veterinarian and farrier when needed.
    6. Used Extreme use of customer service skills since customers where in and out of the stable at all times of day.
    7. Demonstrated proper equine safety practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Horse Groom Resume

Objective : Have experience in many fields including medical transcription, mortgage, office management, accounting, and horse care. Detail-oriented, dedicated hard worker. Learn quickly, and enjoy learning.

Skills : Lots Of Experience And Handling With Different Species.

Description :

    1. Worked with standard bread horses for harness racing.
    2. Cleaned stalls to grooming the horses as well as putting on all equipment.
    3. Responsible along with learning their behavior, monitoring their every move and developing trust with each horse.
    4. Experienced with all sorts of species of animals from dogs to reptiles.
    5. Had been around animals my whole life and plan to further career by going back to school eventually and studying to be a vet tech.
    6. Worked on the broodmare side.
    7. Helped foal and breed mares.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School

Horse Groom Resume

Objective : Seeking an entry level position as a customer service representative or a general labor worker position. Horse grooms are responsible for the care and welfare of horses, and maintain stables and riding equipment.

Skills : Cashier, Sales, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Groomed and exercised horses before polo games, cleaned 24 stalls two times a day, fed horses three times a day.
    2. Experienced with Animals Attended 4-H Horsemasters club for eight years.
    3. Attended Future Farmers of America for one year.
    4. Show horses at horse shows for 12 years.
    5. Had two dogs named Legend and Bacardi.
    6. Cleaned stalls, fed and watered.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School

Horse Groom Resume

Objective : As a Horse Groom, works closely with the yard manager or owner to help organise the daily running of the yard and care of the horses.

Skills : Typing 55 Wpm, Customer Service, Cash Handling, POS, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Recipient of Employee of the Month Award.
    2. Responsible for caring for barn and horses alone on the weekends.
    3. Took CPR class and am CPR Certified.
    4. Performed brushing and other necessary cleaning of school horses Managed tacking of all school horses being used Assisted in escorting students.
    5. Mixed supplements, feeding, grooming, bathing, treating wounds, hoof care, tack cleaning, organization, tacking and untacking, and lunging dressage.
    6. Tracked inventory and ordering supplies and supplements.
    7. Show prep, of horses and equipment, grooming, handling, etc.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    Business Mangament

    Horse Groom Resume

    Headline : Horse groom able to identify any problems immediately, either physical or mental, and take direct action to prevent any undue suffering or further complications arising.

    Skills : Skills Used: Team work, dedication and effort.

    Description :

      1. Cleaned horse stalls, applied leg bandages -Administer medicine, Bathe horses, Apply coat treatments.
      2. Presented barn tours and assisted with pony rides and trail rides for the property owners and guests of Palmetto Bluff Performed barn chores.
      3. Cleaned and take care of the horses to get them ready for training and races.
      4. Took care of the horses.
      5. Won some races and made money.
      6. Prepared horses to be ready to ride, cleaned stalls/barn, feed and daily barn chores.
      7. Cared for horses of all ages from newborn to senior.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma

    Horse Groom Resume

    Summary : Over 3 years of experience ensuring their bodyweight remains correct, wearing suitable rugs for the weather conditions, their tack and rugs are clean and not causing rubs, or they are wearing the correct protective equipment (such as boots) whilst being ridden or in the field.

    Skills : Driving license, Drive Horsebox, First-Aid.

    Description :

      1. Horse Groom Grooming, feeding, trailering, administering medication.
      2. Cared for the horses at a local farm in Chiloquin, OR in exchange for tack, other grooming supplies and food for my own horses.
      3. Cleaned horse stalls and barn areas.
      4. Maintained hay supplies and inventory records.
      5. Repaired farm structures as needed.
      6. Got horses ready for their daily workout, Washed and brushed the horses. Cleaned the horses stalls.
      7. Groom horses, get them ready for training, feed amd water, daily turnouts, medicate as necessary.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma

    Horse Groom Resume

    Summary : Horse Groom work around foals/young horses, broodmares, stallions, and top competition horses in a professional team environment.

    Skills : Equine First-Aid, Lunging, Bandaging, Plaiting, Clipping.

    Description :

      1. Supervised barn employees and maintain upkeep of barn and horses and do duties that was assign to me.
      2. Foal mares, yearling prep-sales and all around general care of the horse.
      3. Groomed and saddled horses Led horses to arena Unsaddled and groomed horses Swept barn and filled water buckets Cleaned tack (saddles, bridles).
      4. Cleaned Stalls Watered Horses Fed Horses Prepared Horses for track.
      5. Groomed the main sales/show string of horses.
      6. Responsible for teasing the stallions and the mares.
      7. Cleaned stalls, answered phones, assisted the veterinarians and farriers, and did the day to day care of the many horses on the farm.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma

    Horse Groom Resume

    Objective : Horse Groom position is general horse care including feeding, basic exercise, select grooming, holding for the vet/farrier, mucking stalls, facility cleaning, and additional reasonable duties as assigned.

    Skills : Trim/Pull, Sole Charge, Exercising, People Skills, Long Reining.

    Description :

      1. Cleaned stalls.
      2. Provided hay, feed, rations or supplements, and water.
      3. Cleaned buckets and tubs used in the feeding process.
      4. Grooming, saddling, unsaddling, and bathing horses.
      5. Cleaned all horse equipment.
      6. Hand walking horses.
      7.  Lungeing horses.
      8. Turned horses into pasture or turnout.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma

    Horse Groom Resume

    Summary : Horse groom will provide exceptional customer service and care to members, guests, and horses while promoting a fun, productive and safe environment for all.

    Skills : Handling Youngstock, Lunging, Clipping, People Skills.

    Description :

      1. Prepared feeds, adding medicines or supplements to equine's food.
      2. Feeded, hayed and provided water for equines.
      3. Mucking/skipping out, bedding down, sweeping the yard.
      4. Kept allocated areas tidy such as the feed room, tack room and storage areas.
      5. Kept the yard tidy and safe in line with health and safety regulations.
      6. Turned out or bringing in from the field/caring for equines living out in the field.
      7. Put on and removing rugs as appropriate.
      8. Tacked up and untacking equines.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma