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NRCHA Opens Internship Applications for Snaffle Bit Futurity®


NRCHA Opens Internship Applications for Snaffle Bit Futurity®

By August 1, 2022No Comments

The National Reined Cow Horse Association, based in Pilot Point, Texas, seeks a motivated and efficient intern during the upcoming Snaffle Bit Futurity ® presented by Metallic Cat, October 6-22, 2022. During this internship, you will be expected to work at the show October 2-9, 2022, and October 15-23, 2022. During the week of October 10-14, 2022, you will have the option to return home, work on school work remotely in the housing provided by the NRCHA, or take advantage of industry field trips set up by the NRCHA. 

There are four internship positions available during the event:

  • Media & Marketing Internship
    • Assist with gathering social media story content daily
    • Assist with coordinating photo needs with NRCHA official photography team
    • Assist with signage delivery when needed
    • Organize welcome table daily & restock with magazines
    • Provide assistance at award ceremonies and gather social content
    • Review and edit scripts, newsletters and other written content as needed
  • Special Events/Awards/Youth Internship
    • Assist in the awards room with organizing awards and prepping for arena awards
    • Assist with preparing locations/arenas for special events during the show
    • Assist with youth or other programs throughout the show
  • Show Secretary Internship
    • Assist in the NRCHA Horse Show Office with exhibitor check in and check out
    • Assist in collecting score sheets
    • Provide assistance verifying scoresheets for the horse show classes, Hackamore Classic and Snaffle Bit Futurity®
    • Assist with stall and shaving reconciliation
    • Organize NRCHA welcome table and restock daily
    • Assist head scribe with any special projects
    • Assist with exhibitor bag prep/distribution
  • Show Management Internship
    • Assist with arena preparation
    • Assist at the back gate during competition
    • Verify stall counts and assignments with the NRCHA Horse Show Office
    • Assist in the practice pen
    • Assist in calculating and providing daily cattle counts to the cattle contractor
    • Assist in facility prep for horse move in and show

Applications must be received by Monday, August 15, 2022. To apply visit a complete job description for each internship can be found here.