Event Assistants

Part-time, March-December

Lexington, Louisville and Northern Kentucky or Cincinnati, OH


About Honey Hill Farm

We are looking for enthusiastic and reliable event assistants who will help us provide high quality animal interaction to the public. Honey Hill Farm is a family company, serving events in Kentucky and Ohio. We provide pony rides and petting zoos to birthday parties and events at schools, churches, senior centers, libraries and other organizations. Our goal is to be the highest quality animal entertainment providers in the country.

Job Description


Help us set up events, take care of the animals and keep children safe.

Event assistants meet up with our team at the event site or a different location and help with setup, caring for the animals, interacting with the public and cleanup. This could include supervising the petting zoo area, picking up animals for children to pet, handing out grain so children can feed the animals, leading ponies, cleaning up animal waste, setting up and breaking down pens, decorations, tents, etc.

We cover a large geographical area, but event assistants usually work in the region where they live. Event schedules fluctuate, with some months being busier than others (September and October are BUSY!).


We are looking for the best! Our image is extremely important to us. All Honey Hill Farm team-members must be clean-cut, enthusiastic, competent, extremely reliable, and able to pass a background check.

Other requirements include:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • The ability to be at the pre-determined meeting place at the assigned time
  • A friendly and outgoing disposition
  • Excellent judgement, with the ability to adapt to different circumstances
  • The ability to work in extreme temperatures (hot and cold)
  • The ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • A commitment to quality customer service and animal care
  • Willingness to dress and act appropriately for the type of work and family environment
  • Experience with (farm) animals, horses or other large mammals (highly preferred)
  • Experience with children (highly preferred)


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Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Honey Hill Farm is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.