Penn National Gaming, Inc.

ASSISTANT RACING SECRETARY

Location US-OH-Dayton
Job ID
2020-74601
Casino Property
Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway
Position Type
Seasonal-Full time
Category
Racing

Overview

 

 

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

 

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway 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

  • Responsible for fostering a fun environment
  • Responsible for being a gracious host to all guests and co-workers
  • Responsible for promoting a positive influence in the community and participating in company-sponsored events
  • Works with Racing Secretary to analyze official past performance records to create and arrange races between horses of equal experience and ability
  • Confers with racing secretary to plan types of races to schedule and to determine purse for each race
  • Reviews application requesting permission to enter and train horse for competition
  • Accepts application and entrance fees from owners-trainers
  • Registers names of persons having financial interest in horse
  • Reviews racing information to be published in newspaper, racing form, and daily racing program
  • Assists Racing Secretary in overseeing other racing personnel. 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
  • Acts as liaison with horsemen on racing related matters

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

  • Must have an outgoing, energetic and enthusiastic attitude
  • Must be comfortable initiating conversations and creating a fun environment with our guests
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Read, write legibly, understand and speak English
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft applications (Excel, Access, Word)
  • Must be licensed with United States Trotting Association
  • 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 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

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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