farm manager resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Hardworking Farm Manager bringing 17+ years of experience in the field. Excellent relationship-building, multitasking and organizational skills. Proficient in maintaining land, equipment and facilities in good working order. Knows how to care for horses in every way from broodmares and stallions to fine hunter/jumpers, dressage and eventing.

  • Farm equipment operation
  • Inventory management
  • Supply ordering
  • Managing operations
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Animal Record Maintenance
  • Animal husbandry
  • Overseeing employees
  • Animal Breeding
  • Disease and pest management
  • Training proficiency
  • Broodstock maintenance
  • Equipment operation
  • Worker hiring
  • Schedule setting
Work History
Farm Manager, 11/2013 - Current
Prairie Wind Farm City, STATE,
  • Reported any property damage or concerns to supervisors and completed requested services to resolve.
  • Scheduled farrier and vet appointments regularly.
  • Oversaw compliance with lease agreements and general maintenance of horse ranch.
  • Scheduled 3 ranch hands and other ranch workers.
  • Ordered more supplies and scheduled machinery maintenance.
  • Repaired equipment and animal living spaces.
  • Cared for about 6 animals by feeding, watering, vaccinating and general up keep.
  • Trained part-time help in livestock care and ranch operations.
  • Maintained cleanliness and safety of 10 corrals and horse facilities.
  • Harvested plants according to schedules.
  • Maintained safety when using equipment and tools by following established precautions.
  • Maintained ranch records and documentation.
  • Budgeted equipment purchases and regular repairs.
  • Performed repairs and preventive maintenance on equipment and property.
Assistant Horse Manager, 07/2004 - 10/2013
Santana Farm City, STATE,
  • Evaluated success of training programs and recommended improvements to upper management to enhance effectiveness.
  • Assisted in breeding schedules and cycles of mares on farm.
  • Kept track of billing to race horse trainers.
  • Assisted in retraining of retired race horses.
  • Assisted in organizing sales of retrained race horses.
  • Maintained regular schedules of farrier and veterinarian.
  • Maintained fencing and training facilities.
  • Kept stock of feed and hay and purchasing.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts
  • Completed paperwork, recognizing discrepancies and promptly addressing for resolution
  • Improved operations through consistent hard work and dedication
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately
Professional Horse Trainer, 05/2006 - 05/2009
Showcase Farms City, State,
  • Prepared horses for specific competitions or tasks.
  • Scheduled farrier and vet appointments regularly.
  • Acclimated every animal to feel of different harnesses and equipment by steadily increasing touches and overall use.
  • Conferred with owners about methods for continuing training and reinforcing methods taught in classes.
  • Assessed animals and consulted with owners about suitability for desired use based on temperament, age and other factors.
  • Rode horses each 30 min, emphasizing pace or timed work and jump-outs to develop skills and compliance of individual animals.
  • Managed feeding, rugging and general stable procedures, communicating issues or significant maintenance requirements to management when necessary.
  • Fit gear for horses and specific riders.
  • Maintained animal health records, treating minor injuries and reporting serious injuries to owners for consultation with veterinarians.
  • Rode horses in training sessions and provided feedback on track performance.
  • Instilled basics of horsemanship and riding in beginners, first-time or occasional riders, refining knowledge and skills of more advanced riders.
  • Instructed students in horsemanship and specific riding skills in English.
  • Monitored horses health and statuses before races or competitions.
  • Received training directives from horse and stable owners and provided oral and written reports of horse progress towards training objectives.
  • Advised students on standard riding gear, proper use and basic care and maintenance.
  • Coached and trained students in basic care and maintenance of horses and stables in addition to riding technique, form and skills.
  • Taught students show jumping, eventing and dressage, drilling technique and driving improvement through constructive criticism.
  • Treatment minor horse injuries.
  • Talked to or interacted with animals to increase familiarity with human voices or contact.
  • Advised animal owners regarding purchase of specific animals.
  • Cued or signaled animals during performances.
High School Diploma: , Expected in
Gaither High School - Tampa, FL
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Associate of Science: Veterinary Technology, Expected in 05/2024
Hillsborough Community College - Tampa, FL
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Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts And Sciences, Expected in 05/2013
Hillsborough Community College - Tampa, FL
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School Attended

  • Gaither High School
  • Hillsborough Community College
  • Hillsborough Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Farm Manager
  • Assistant Horse Manager
  • Professional Horse Trainer


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Arts

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