• Blacksmith 2019-2020 Season

    Location US-OH-Youngstown
    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/1/2019 9:40 AM)
    Job ID
    Casino Property
    Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley
    Position Type
  • Overview



    Don’t just work. Work Happy.


    A career in gaming? At Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley 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.

    Your daily responsibilities include

    • Removes worn or defective shoe from hoof
    • Repair shoes in Paddock
    • Examines hoof to detect bruises and cracks and to determine trimming required
    • Verify shoes during paddock time for compliance with rules
    • Trims and shapes hoof
    • Selects aluminum or steel shoe from stock, according to hoof measurements and animal usage
    • Nails shoe to hoof and files hoof flush with shoe

    To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

    • Must be 21 years of age
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Must be a licensed Farrier.
    • Must be licensed with Ohio Racing Commission
    • Excellent customer service/communication skills
    • Must meet professional appearance standards as prescribed by company policy
    • Must be able to respond to visual and oral cues
    • Able to work at a fast pace in often crowded/noisy environment
    • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry and lift up to 75 lbs., and the ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, stack, crouch, kneel and balance when performing job duties in varying work areas such as confined spaces


    Something to leave you with

    Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.


    Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!




    Equal Opportunity Employer



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