Horse Trainer/Rider

Matthew C Smith Racing Pty Limited
August 17, 2019
Warwick Farm
Job Type
New South Wales


Matthew C Smith Racing requires the services of a Horse Trainer/Rider.

The roles and responsibilities of this position will be as follows:

  • Training horses to obey natural and artificial aids,
  • Resolving horses problems like shying, spooking, balking, bolting, refusing, etc,
  • Training horses to accept riders,
  • Schooling horses over jumps
  • Preparing horses to perform in races through barrier education and jump outs,
  • Riding horses on tracks,
  • Exercising horses on treadmill and swimming horses in equine pool,
  • Attending to race meetings and strapping horses,
  • Tacking up, bathing and grooming horses,
  • Checking stables for hazards, mucking out and adding fresh beddings,
  • Filling water troughs and feeding horses according to their individual programs,
  • Treating swelling, grazings, galls, minor lacerations and administering medication,
  • Trotting up horses for and reporting injuries to veterinarians,
  • Maintaining horse condition, health and work records,
  • Forming trackwork schedules and training programs.

The salary will be above award – in the range of $54,000 to $58,000 per annum. Fully furnished accommodation can be provided.

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