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A career in gaming? At Penn National Gaming we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.
An individual could be successful if they possess the following.
This Position is a Seasonal role from September - December 2019
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Load and handle horses in the starting gate during the races.
Work in the mornings schooling unruly horses.
Teaching young horses the ways of the starting gate.
Assist the state veterinarian with injured horses and assist track maintenance by loading injured horses on the horse ambulance.
Assist EMT crew with injured riders.
May be called to the paddock to assist with unruly or injured horses.
Responsible for maintaining the gate.
Responsible for setting of the gate.
The job is extremely specialized and prior horse experience is required as well as being able to handle the heavy physical aspects of the position.
Must be able to count and do general addition and subtraction.
Must be able to anticipate how a horse may react in various situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Must be eligible to hold a New Mexico Racing Commission license.
This position demands the employee to be on their feet during their shifts. They must be able to move quickly. They will be required to work until the last race has run.
Must be able to work as a team player. Required to work in year round weather conditions.