Penn National Gaming, Inc.

  • Announcer

    Location US-PA-Washington
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/28/2019 2:50 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-69495
    Casino Property
    THE MEADOWS
    Category
    Racing Operations
  • Overview

     

     

    Don’t just work. Work Happy.

     

    A career in gaming? At The Meadows Casino, we 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

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Announce all Standardbred races at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino
    • Host and oversee television / streaming broadcast of racing at The Meadows including, but not limited to, handicapping and providing insight into each race conducted at the facility
    • Inform betting public and participants of all changes, corrections, judges’ decisions, and other pertinent information
    • Keep historical records of racing information and data, including overnight and stakes racing, drivers & trainers, winning post positions, track performance records, and claims for in-house and industry sources
    • Supply historical and statistical information to racing program printer
    • Update Meadows Racing website with statistical and historical information
    • Assist in publicizing racing
    • Promote and Represent The Meadows Racetrack and Casino at various industry events and functions as needed
    • Answer viewer and racing fan mail and emails
    • Assist in marketing racing at The Meadows including, but not limited to, commercial recordings, personal appearances, live remote broadcast, and any other function as deemed by racing management
    • Calculate Morning Line Odds for the racing program on a daily basis
    • Assist Racing Office and upper racing management with various duties as needed or requested
    • Responsible for scheduling and managing all co-hosts and racing analysts as needed
    • Ability to work in fast/slow paced environments
    • Responsible for training when applicable
    • Flexibility in hours and shifts
    • Any other assigned duties and responsibilities
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    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

    This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

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

    QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    LANGUAGE SKILLS

    Must have ability to speak quickly and clearly over microphone to announce the races. Must be able to speak effectively in public groups and one-on-one.

    MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

    REASONING ABILITY

    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.

    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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