equestrain hand camp counselor resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Energetic Equestrain professional bringing demonstrated record of success in working with Horses for 10 years. Dependable team player with superior work ethic and devotion to animals. Focused on optimizing behaviors to meet targets with disciplined care and instruction. Familiar with any and all barn work up to and including lessons and coaching. Reliable and punctual team member with proven skills cleaning animal areas, coordinating inventory and managing animal needs with care and compassion.

  • Task Prioritization
  • Schedule Coordination
  • Equipment Operation
  • Time Management
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Livestock Health
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Livestock Herding
  • Stall and Pen Cleaning
  • Facility Repairs
  • Medications and Vaccinations
  • Troubleshooting and Repair
  • Teambuilding
  • Athletic training and coaching
  • Attention to Detail
  • Training and Development
Work History
Equestrain Hand - Camp Counselor, 05/2012 to 12/2020
Johnsons Folly Stables- Horses Healing Hearts HERDCity, STATE,
  • Followed safety-based and successful protocols to build trust and break animals in for farm or performance requirements.
  • Cleaned stalls, pens, and equipment
  • Maintained condition of up to horses.
  • Dipped or bathed animals with appropriate applications to control parasites.
  • Used time-management strength to cross-train associates to cover more areas without increasing expense.
  • Patrolled grazing grounds using ATVs and horses to monitor animals and determine movement, care or health-related needs.
  • Took care of stock needs.
  • Oversaw feeding, watering and health monitoring of Horse stock, prioritizing health and wellness.
  • Led daily exercises for all horses and leveraged opportunities to assess behaviors and correct problems early.
  • Observed animals and notified supervisor of signs of illness.
  • Kept pens, stalls and farm equipment clean and sterilized to support animal wellbeing.
  • Supervised, guided and assisted students during crafts, art projects, games and other activities to provide developmental stimulation.
  • Monitored camper behavior during activities, effectively handling discipline situations and encouraging positive behavior.
  • Trained and mentored new camp counselors in operations practices and camper-focused activities.
  • Led groups of children safely through variety of camp activities.
  • Trained staff in proper implementation of program systems, familiarizing with camp traditions and verifying basic knowledge of activities.
Equestrain Center Assistant and Coach , 10/2019 to 08/2020
Hobbitt Hill FarmsCity, STATE,
  • Worked with young students with challenging behaviors
  • Provided instruction and support under teacher's supervision.
  • Interacted with vendors, contractors and professional services personnel to receive orders, direct activities and communicate instructions.
  • Cleaned stalls, pens, and equipment using tools for optimal health of the horses.
  • Inspected machinery, building, pens, yards, and fences for optimal efficiency and integrity.
  • Used tractors, trucks, trailers, forklifts and various attachments to transport animals, feed and supplies necessary for smooth and efficient farm operations.
  • Followed safety-based and successful protocols to build trust and break animals in for farm or performance requirements.
  • Rotated animals between grazing areas to provide enough access to food.
  • Collaborated with other camp counselors to design fun and enriching learning activities for campers.
  • Worked with children of varying age, interest, skill and developmental levels.
  • Led groups of children safely through variety of camp activities.
Barn Ranch Hand - Horse Manager , 02/2019 to 09/2019
Fieldstone AcademyCity, STATE,
  • Used disinfectant solutions, brushes and shovels to thoroughly clean stalls, pumps and equipment.
  • Assisted in ranch animal breeding and raising procedures by shearing, crutching, branding and dipping.
  • Monitored horses health and statuses before races or competitions.
  • Tracked technical improvements to save on ranch overhead.
  • Performed repairs and preventive maintenance on equipment and property.
  • Kept grounds clean and orderly by monitoring and repairing fences, shoveling snow and removing debris.
  • Repaired equipment and animal living spaces.
  • Scheduled farrier and vet appointments regularly.
  • Groomed horses to prepare for exhibitions.
  • Cared for about 35 livestock and horses by feeding, watering, vaccinating and assisting with birthing.
  • Maintained safety procedures and practices.
  • Taught ranch guests basic horse riding and care techniques.
  • Worked with ranch hands to clean stables and riding areas.
  • Supervised safety procedures during horse rides and interactions to provide safe and enjoyable ranch stays for guests.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2021 to The Leelanau School - Glen Arbor, MI,

United states Dressage Federation

United States Hunter Jumper Association

United States Para-Equestrian Association

Horses Healing Hearts

Camp Hobbit Hill Equestrian center for performance

Equine Therapy Association

HERD Foundation


Certified in Dressage, English, Western, and Hunter Jumper Equestrian technique and riding. 12 years.

Winner of Hunter Jumper and Flat Class

5th,6th and 7th placement

Foothills fence Equestrian Center Championship

Tryon, NC


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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • The Leelanau School

Job Titles Held:

  • Equestrain Hand - Camp Counselor
  • Equestrain Center Assistant and Coach
  • Barn Ranch Hand - Horse Manager


  • High School Diploma

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