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Equine Security Officer

Newmarket, Suffolk
Test Drop Down Value
Full Time
05/01/2022 10:38:01


Godolphin is the world’s largest thoroughbred operation, comprising breeding and racing interests spanning seven countries, across four different continents. Founded in Dubai in 1992, the operation has been built on a foundation of innovation and uninhibited achievement that has led to a legacy of success for horses in Godolphin’s famous blue silks. Its global headquarters is in Newmarket, which is the epicentre of the UK’s thoroughbred industry.

Job Description
Godolphin Management Company Ltd is currently seeking an Equine Security Officer to be based at the head office in Newmarket. Working nights and occasional weekend days, the successful candidate will work with the security team to provide around the clock surveillance of Godolphin’s thoroughbred breeding stock and property.

Key Tasks
• Providing surveillance to monitor the security and well-being of the horses
• Performing regular patrols throughout your shift to check the premises
• Regularly checking all horses. In the event that a horse is found to be ill or injured, calling out appropriate personnel and staying with the horse until they arrive
• Providing shift handover to other security team members and provide regular communication and updates to the Equine Security Supervisor as appropriate and required

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications
• A good knowledge of horse welfare and equine industry
• Honesty and trustworthiness
• Clear communication skills
• Previous Security Guard experience is desirable
• Full driving licence
• First Aid certificate is desirable

Additional Information
We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package and a first-class working environment, with excellent opportunities to learn and develop new skills.

Application: To apply please click “I’m Interested” or send your CV and a covering letter to:  Human Resources, Godolphin Management Company Limited, The Main Office, Dalham Hall, Duchess Drive, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 9HE.  The closing date for applications is Sunday 16th January 2022.

Godolphin aims to create a diverse and inclusive working environment in which everyone feels valued, that their contribution matters and they are able to perform to their full potential. We therefore encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, and we will be happy to discuss any adjustments you may require to make our workplace one you can thrive in.