Saddlers design, manufacture, rebuild, and repair a wide variety of saddles, saddle trees, harnesses, riding boots, and associated tack for all equestrian disciplines.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Saddlery (219C)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified saddlers earn about $15.00 per hour, often with opportunities for overtime during peak periods.
|Do you have good manual dexterity, an eye for detail, and enjoy working with your hands in creative ways?|
|Do you enjoy working with your hands using a variety of hand and power tools?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Can you lift 50lbs comfortably?|
|Do you enjoy learning and working with new technology and materials?|
|Can you work well independently and as a team?|
|Do you have excellent time management? Are you an organized person? Do you consider yourself creative? Do you have artistic skills?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Saddler (219C) may be for you!
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