The Stables at Frederica is an equal-opportunity employer located on the north end of St. Simons Island. We are committed to providing an exceptional experience for our employees as well as our horses and clients. Job satisfaction is an integral part of the life at the Stables at Frederica.
To apply for any of the below positions please contact Reception at (912) 434-4760 or email us. All candidates must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.
Riding Instructors are responsible for teaching lessons to students of the riding school as well as boarders. Additionally they are responsible for running and supervising camps and assisting when necessary at horse shows. Instructors will also perform and assist with services for hotel guests, such as Tiny Tykes, trail rides, pony rides, and other duties as assigned by the Stables Manager. Instructors will provide care for lesson horses such as medical care, blanketing, fay/feeding, etc. as needed. Riders are charged with exercising/training both client and school horses under saddle, on the lunge, and with ground manners.
Candidates should have basic riding and showing experience in hunter, jumper or equitation disciplines at minimum. Candidates should be capable of jumping 2' or higher. Position is full-time and requires most hours spent outdoors. Candidates must be able to lift 50+ pounds and spend most hours standing, walking, or riding. Pay consists of a base salary with commissions on lessons, training, and showing.
Stables Attendants are responsible for cleaning stalls, aisle ways, basic maintenance, and replenishing feed and hay rooms. Horse experience is not necessary but is a bonus. The right candidate is punctual, a self-starter, can be given a list of prioritized tasks and can complete them in a timely manner unsupervised. This position is full-time, with pay commensurate with skills and experience. Candidates must be able to lift 50+ pounds repeatedly and work in extreme temperatures. Hours are early morning to early afternoon.