• Assistant Racing Secretary 2019-2020 Season

    Location US-OH-Youngstown
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(8/1/2019 9:37 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

    • Confers with track management personnel to plan types of races to schedule and to determine purse for each race.
    • Works closely with the Race Secretary in the day to day operations of the racing department.
    • Reviews application requesting permission to enter and train horse for competition.
    • Accepts application and entrance fee from owner.
    • Registers names of persons having financial interest in horse.
    • Reviews racing information to be published in newspaper, racing form, and daily racing program.
    • Directs activities of workers engaged in duties such as compiling racing information and assigning stable space.
    • Records information regarding official racing result to keep file on each horse's ability.
    • Observes race to study ability and form of horse, verifies selection of entries.

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

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
    • Three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Must be proficient with Microsoft Windows, Excel and Word.
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
    • Ability to write simple correspondence.
    • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
    • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions and percentages.
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
    • Must qualify for licensing with the Ohio Racing Commission.
    • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry and lift up to 25 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.
    • Incompass Software Experience Required.

    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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