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Position Title: Oppenheimer Family Equine Center Manager
Part/Full:Full Time

Independently, under general supervision and coordination with the Department Head, this position is responsible for a full range of management duties including but not limited to: oversight of equine herd health including preventative health care and medical treatments; coordination and maintenance of animals use for classes and teams; development and implementation of the annual budget; oversight of farrier and the equine hoof care program; assistance with reproductive maintenance of the herd; detailed computer record keeping of financial, registry, and production records; supervision of student employees; facility maintenance and housekeeping including proficiency in tractor operation, arena maintenance equipment operation, and livestock hauling; coordination of a grazing management plan; and long range planning and implementation of the breeding program. The position will also be expected to establish and maintain linkages with the equine industry, assist with coordination of classes, equestrian team, and other scheduled events at the unit, and assist with the design and development of equine related research and grant proposals. This position is responsible for operating the equine center in accordance with OSHA and all applicable state and federal laws and regulations related to animal and human safety standards. Other duties include livestock transport, marketing, fence building, and facilitation of alternate grazing management programs. To apply, visit www.calpolyjobs.org to complete the required online Cal Poly Management Employment Application and apply to Requisition #105160. In addition, each applicant is encouraged to provide (preferably as attachments to the online application) the following supplemental documents: (1) letter providing some detail of the applicant's qualifications and interest in the position; (2) current resume/CV; (3) the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references.

Company/Institution:Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
City, State:San Luis Obispo, CA
Zip Code:93407

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