In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion,
purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern
horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz.
Must hold a standard driver’s license, and a tractor license would be a bonus. Able to drive a Radlader and show ability to recognize when ‘odd-jobs’ need doing.
Please note that we are a specialized training stables and work only with young horses, some experience with horses would be useful but not essential. You will be required to complete general handyman tasks around the yard, keeping the premises clean and tidy. Being able to step in and help when needed and occasionally.
If you are no EU-citizens, you must have a valid work visa for working in Germany.
The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.
Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance during doctor’s visits if necessary and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.
- Earliest start date 1st December 2021
- Continent/Country Europe, The EU
- Position/s available Trainee, Stud Hand, Working Couple, Other
- Yard disciplines/Activities Horse Transport, Stud
- Riding No riding required
- Required Skills None, Maintenance Skills
- Non-equine skills required Other - see job description
- Accommodation provided Single
- Days per week 5 1/2
- Salary currency €
- Salary guide 1.836,64 € before tax
- Salary Period Monthly
- Must Drive Car, Tractor, 7.5t, Class 2 HGV
- Must have own car? No
- Pets welcome? Yes
- Own horse welcome? No
- Smoking allowed? Yes