Want to work at Racing NSW? Dependent on the role, consideration is given to:

Personal Presentation, Communication and Ethics

Excellent personal presentation, the ability to communicate well with people at all levels and high personal ethics are sought.

Computer Skills

Successful applicants are usually highly proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel and have a good administrative background.

Flexibility

For roles such as stewards, the desire and ability to work rosters including weekends; and the willingness to do a traineeship in Sydney, before working in country NSW and later returning to the metropolitan panel as opportunities present themselves.

Knowledge of Horses and Further Education

Short horse management courses (Statement of Attainment/Certificate II, etc) are offered by TAFE and through these work experience programs.

Tertiary Education

Horse, equine and or legal studies such as a horse management degree from Charles Sturt University at Wagga Wagga or a Diploma course from Marcus Oldham College. A newly accredited course specifically for Stewards, is also now being trialled, however this is restricted to those currently employed as Stewards.

Work Experience

Work experience, within a race club and or office administration. Enrolment through an accredited course is required, due to insurance requirements for work experience candidates.

Career Background

A cross section of experience is considered including legal and racing industry experience.

 
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Illawarra Turf Club (Kembla Grange) conducts 34 race meetings per year (22 on weekends) and is seeking to employ experienced horse staff as raceday barrier attendants.
Leading Hand/Senior Groundsman - Racecourse & Facility Maintenance (Gosford)
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Albury Racing Club is currently seeking applications for the position of Chief Executive Officer. ARC is one of the leading country NSW race clubs conducting 18 thoroughbred race meetings each year as well as hosting a variety of functions and events at the racecourse including weddings, corporate events, trade shows, Christmas parties and social events.
We have an exciting opportunity to join a small and dedicated department focused on the handicapping of races and the daily release of weights to the industry, the setting of race programs, daily management of race results and the acceptance process.
• Looking for challenge and achievement? • Have a passion for coaching prospective jockeys? • Unique Career Opportunity
The Racecourse Manager has a challenging and exciting role, being responsible for the ongoing presentation, maintenance and continuous improvement of the racing and training surfaces as well as the facilities and surrounds at Goulburn Race Club.