We are looking for motivated grooms with polo experience, to maintain own string of horses. Must be competent in handling horses safely and quickly. A positive and hard working attitude is important. Duties include keeping the yards, feed room, tack room clean. Your string will comprise of highly competitive horses and you will be grooming for Professional players. The team will be touring Australia's finest polo facilities including Ellerston and Garangular with some local tournaments.The season lasts approximately three months from mid Jan to mid May 2015. We are Located 50 minutes from Sydney and the property is situated on the Hawkesbury River. Five minute drive from the local village (Richmond),which has a cinema,two major shopping centres and four popular pubs,there is even a club in town. Accommodation is available, a lovely 3 bedroom cottage. You will also have accesss to a vehicle. We offer mid season bonuses and a chance to play groom chukkas for the right team players.

The Job

Job No
114881
Status
Looking
Title
Polo Groom
Type
Groom-Polo;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
$610.00
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Tuesday, January 21, 2014 to Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Posted
5/26/2014
Updated
11/12/2014
Expires
7 months ago
Views
941

The Employer

Employer No
105676
Name
Guest Employer 105676
Location
New South Wales, Australia AU flag
Facility type
Polo;

Requirements

polo experience is essential and training will be given.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Drive Horsebox; Equine First-Aid; Handling Youngstock; Bandaging; Clipping; Exercising; Competing;

Required Expertise

Polo;

Accommodation

lovely little 3 bedroom cottage, vehicle provided

Job Benefits

Fun "grooms" chukkas once a week

The Facility

We have a fantastic facility including a brand new stable block with 40 yards, small paddocks close by for working horses to graze, vet bay, breeding block, horse walker, all weather arena, 1.5KM exercise track, 2 polo fields and the best machinery to make the job more enjoyable.

Tags

bandaging; driving license; exercising; riding; clipping; groom-polo; polo; job; australia; new south wales; 114881;
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