April Milliken

Summary

I am honest, trustworthy, hard working and would always give 100% to any task i am given. I am willing to follow employment wherever it takes me to further my skills and knowledge and move up in my career. I believe I have the neccessary skills, knowledge and work ethic to be a valuable employee to any employer.  Although most of my knowledge and skills is from the equine industry I am keen to give anything a go.

Work History

Work History
2006 - Present

Stable Hand

James Mooney Equestrian

Duties include

Cleaning stables/yards

Feeding/grooming

Saddling/unsaddling

General horse care

2005 - Present

Stable Hand

Erinvale Thoroughbreds

Duties include

Cleaning stables/yards

Feeding horses

Handling foals/ yearling preparation

Broodmare care/ assisting veterinarian

2004 - Present

Farm Hand Work Experience

Warrambeen Merinos

Duties include

Ear tagging/ drenching

Weaning

Penning up

Moving mobs

2004 - Present

Work experience

Seamist Holiday Stud

Duties include

Supervising children

Assisting in saddling up

Assisting on trail rides

Organising camp activities

2003 - Present

Work Experience

Newtown Veterinary Clinic

Duties Include

General Cleaning Examination rooms, mopping floors, wiping tables

Observing operations

Assisting vet in consultations

May 2009 - Present

Stable Hand

Riviera Horse Agistment

General Stable Hand Duties:

Mucking out

Feeding

Rugging/unrugging

Cleaning Yards/stables

Jul 2007 - May 2009

Stable hand

Cedar Lake Equestrian Centre

Duties include:

Stables/Yards

Feeding/grooming

Saddling

General horse care

Riding Lessons

Trail Rides

Mar 2007 - Jun 2007

Stable Hand

AEA Burong

Duties Include

Cleaning stables/yards

Feeding/grooming

Some stallion work

General horse care

Foals (weanlings to 3year olds)

Feb 2005 - Sep 2005

Stable Hand

Wallington Park Equestrian Centre

Duties Include

General stable hand duties

Assisting with horse training

Assisting with riding lessons

Drenching & general horse care

Education

Education
2004 - Present

VCE

Matthew Flinders Girls Secondary College

VET ( Victorian Education and Training) Agriculture

General VCE studies

Feb 2005 - Nov 2005

Vcal/Vet studies

Gordon Tafe

Skills

Skills

Horse Handling

General handling Catching, feeding, grooming, saddling/unsaddling Handling young horses Cleaning stables/yards   All up to the present day      

OH&S

Assisting Riding Instructors

Working with adults & children

Leadership

Communications