While assisting the show jumping judge, the show jumping scribe records jumping efforts and penalties on a score sheet while the competitor is on course. At
direction of judge, records the time and any time penalties after the competitor finishes, quickly adds up penalties for jumping and time and records these before the next competitor starts, and reports the results to the announcer. Must be good with simple math. Must be able to use a hand held radio and record results on a clipboard. Often works out of doors.