Thoroughbred Racehorse Grooms

at Danner Racing in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Danner Racing seeks 3 temp FT Thoroughbred Racehorse Grooms from 4/1/23 to 12/31/23. Attends to the overall care of thoroughbred racehorses incl feed, water, maint. of stalls & tack, clean, brush, trim of horses, disinfect stalls & bedding, administration of meds as directed, inspection of horses' physical condition. Will lift legs & clean feet and apply liniments & bandages to legs as required. Will care for 1-5 horses @ a time including hot walking and tacking up. Employer will provide to the worker, without charge or deposit charge, all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the duties assigned. 1 mo. exp. req. Lift up to 50 lbs. Worksite Delaware Park Race Track, 777 Delaware Park Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19804. $14.62/hr Mon-Sun; 40 hrs/wk; day off rotates; split shifts 5am-11am, 3pm-5pm. OT may be avail @ $21.93/hr Employer guarantees work hours equal to at least 3/4ths of the workdays in each 12-wk period of the total employment period. Workers will be paid weekly; the employer will use a single workweek as its standard for computing wages due. The employer will make all deductions from the worker’s paycheck required by law but will make no other deductions. Optional employer-offered housing in the backstretch at no cost to the worker The employer will reimburse the H-2B worker in the first workweek for all visa, visa processing, border crossing, and other related fees, including those mandated by the government, incurred by the H-2B worker. If the worker completes 50% of the work contract period, employer will reimburse the worker for transportation and subsistence from the place of recruitment to the place of work. Upon completion of the work contract or where the worker is dismissed earlier, employer will provide or pay for worker’s reasonable costs of return transportation and subsistence back home or to the place the worker originally departed to work, except where the worker will not return due to subsequent employment with another employer. The amount of transportation payment or reimbursement will be equal to the most economical and reasonable common carrier for the distance involved. Daily subsistence will be provided at a rate of $14.00 per day during travel to a maximum of $59.00 per day with receipts. Applicants seeking to inquire about the job opportunity or send applications, indications of availability and/or resumes can contact the nearest Fox Valley American Job Center at 4425 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19802, 302-761-8085 or email resumes to Kelsey Jane Danner at using Job Order #TBD.    

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Job Posting: 1083012

Posted On: Jan 01, 2023

Updated On: Jan 09, 2023

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