Field Marshal

Field Marshal

Newport Polo's Field Marshal is responsible for monitoring event activities and crowd management during the public exhibition polo matches of the Newport International Polo Series.  The Field Marshal is a primary point of contact on game day, circulating throughout the venue to provide attendee assistance.

Typical Responsibilities Include:
  • Check-in arrivals at their designated reserved tailgate spaces;
  • Place game day signage;
  • Direct parking;
  • Respond to customer complaints;
  • Circulate around the polo grounds to monitor attendees and condition of venue;
  • Provide directions and other helpful information to visitors;
  • Assist transporting materials, other team members, and guests requiring assistance getting from parking to their seats as needed;
  • Friendly, helpful, and professional disposition with customer service orientation;
  • Ability to maintain calm composure in all situations, and follow protocol for conflict resolution;
  • Reliable, responsible, and dependable;
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of work experience; experience in customer service, event management, or event security preferred;
  • Willing to work in outdoor setting, including in inclement weather conditions;
  • Valid driver’s license;
Reports To
General Manager
Venue Manager
Hourly based on experience
Hours & Availability
Typical hours are Saturday, 2:30 PM - 7:00PM (1:30 - 6:00PM in September). Candidates must be available every Saturday, June - September.

To apply, please complete the online application here.

Print application is available here to complete by hand and email to, or fax to (401) 846-0200.