Part-time Barn Attendant

  • McLennan Community College
  • 1400 College Drive, Waco, TX, USA
  • Apr 09, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Facilities Management

Job Description

Job

LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO EXEMPLIFY OUR COLLEGE VALUES:
Communications: We will be open and courageous in our communication with students and with one another. We will communicate decisions and the reasons for them.  Excellence: We will strive for excellence in all that we do. We will actively plan for the future, seeking new and innovative ways to accomplish our mission.  Inclusiveness: We will seek to appreciate and understand our students and each other, actively seeking different viewpoints. We will work to create a welcoming environment where our diverse community of students and employees learn, teach, and work together.  Integrity: We will work with the highest level of integrity, taking responsibility for all of our actions. We will tell the truth and seek to be fair in our decision-making and actions.  People: We will be honest, humble, respectful, and gracious to our students and to each other. We best serve our students, colleagues, and community when we work as a team.
 

Examples of Duties / Knowledge & Skills

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION
Assist in the feeding, management of horses, and general barn and stall cleaning at the Highlander Ranch. Receives general supervision from the Barn Manager and exercises no direct supervision. Note:  This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.

WORKING CONDITIONS
Exertive: Significant exertion on a daily basis. Awkward postures and work positions; Sustained activities require strength (e.g. using tools); Frequent moderate lifting (50-75 lbs.);
Unpleasant exposure to dust grease; noise, inclement weather, temperature extremes, and unpleasant but not hazardous odors. Occasional exposure to risk controlled by safety precautions. Frequency or severity are limited.
 

Minimum qualifications & Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Education:    High School diploma or GED.
Experience:  Any combination of experience or training, formal or informal, to perform duties listed.
 

Supplemental information

SELECTION CRITERIA:
Ability to: 1) Catch, halter, lead and turn out horses; 2) operate/drive ranch implements; 3) follow feed schedule; 4) follow barn management schedule.  

BENEFITS:  Part-Time Retirement. Participation in Medicare Part A, but not Social Security (FICA).

 

Application Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested and qualified applicants should submit application materials to:  https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/mclennan. NOTE:  Finalists may be asked to participate in a teaching demonstration. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit www.dhs.gov/e-verify.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS

  • MCC Employment Application
  • Resume
  • KSA Statement (See Selection Criteria)
  • Copies of College Transcripts

MCC provides equal opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment. http://www.mclennan.edu/employees/policy-manual/docs/E-XXXIV.pdf

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Application Deadline

Position open until filled.