Jessica Michel-Botton, Olympic dressage rider and 31-time French Champion, is looking for a professional groom who can help in the care taking of her horses at the beautiful Haras de Hus in Petit-Mars, France.
Michel believes in a positive working atmosphere, in which sportsmanship and team ethic are a priority. The candidate will work in a pleasant environment with a young team of four (Jessica and 3 other grooms) to take care of a total of 15 horses.
The groom will be in charge of feeding the horses as well as the care taking of the horses in training. Duties include grooming, braiding, tacking up, putting the horses into the field, preparing the lorry to go to competitions and driving. Some lunging and hand walking could be involved.
The person needs to be engaged and willing to work. S/he needs to have experience handling stallions. A love and passion for horses are essential. The candidate has to be responsible in handling high-value horses. S/he has to be well-organized and professional on the job. Patience, calmness, eye for detail and a personal dedication to the job are requirements.
Salary will be officially paid and accommodation can be provided at the facility.
The position is meant to be long-term.
A lorry driver's license is required.
To apply, please send your resume to :