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Show Groom

Rancho Santa Fe, California 94061
United States
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Date Posted: 02/14/2023 | Last Updated: 02/14/2023
Groom - FEI, Groom - General, Groom - Hunter/Jumper
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$45,000 - $49,999
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Any Language
Drivers license required?
Commercial drivers license required?
Own car required?
Pets allowed?
Non-smoker required?
Live on site?
Will pay to relocate?
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
Do you genuinely love working with horses and enjoy traveling to adventurous places? Check out this exciting career opportunity to work with a top-ranked US team based out of beautiful Rancho Santa Fe, California. This opportunity offers the chance to work at upper-level events, grooming at the FEI levels, and for extensive travel nationally and internationally! We are looking for an experienced, knowledgeable Show Groom with attention to detail and a great work ethic.

Pomponio Ranch South is a beautifully manicured and professional farm in San Diego County, which currently consists of top-notch performance horses and highly skilled experienced grooms and is home to one of the Nation’s top riders, Karl Cook. We need someone who can stay flexible and committed to teamwork, with the priority being keeping the horses looking and feeling their best!

If you’re interested, please contact PRS at: or directly through
Job Description
• Provide feed and water to the horses according to a specific schedule
• Tack horses up for riders
• Setup and breakdown at shows
• Maintain a clean working environment
• Perform Horse Therapy responsibilities as instructed by managers and prescribed by the Vet (e.g., massaging horses, stretching some horses, using therapeutic machines)
• General Groom responsibilities (e.g., general grooming, hand walking and lunge the horses, overseeing horses in the equine spa, placing/removing studs, icing and or wrapping legs of horses)
• Blanket horses (night checks) as necessary
• Act as backup contact for horse care and emergencies
Job Requirements
• At least 1-2 years of relevant experience is required.
o Show experience: FEI level/A Circuit Horse Shows
• Experience and knowledge of caring for equines
• Travel required for at least 39 weeks during the year, including potential for international travel
• Strong communication skills
• Work effectively with minimal supervision; self-starter and self-motivated
• Strong commitment to teamwork
• Clear background check and proof of authorization to work in the U.S
-Housing Available
-Health Benefits