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Technical Services: Technical Services
Business Analyst - Gaming - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)

Job Summary

This individual works with the IT Teams and end users on IT related projects & initiatives in support of property applications and operations. This individual is expected to facilitate meetings to discuss end user requirements, status, issues, planning, training, and/or operational needs. This individual will write functional specification documents, test plans, training plans, deployment plans and policy and procedures in support IT operations and projects.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for timely and complete communications between corporate IT team and all property IT staff.
  • Perform analysis of the property applications needs and contributes to design, structure, and maintenance of the systems and architecture.
  • Analyzes business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper system requirement specifications.
  • Ability to plan, estimate, and schedule multiple tasks and develop detail resource and project plans.
  • Possesses technical knowledge of most phases of systems analysis, and considers the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment.
  • Analyzes business requirements and defines information systems solutions to address complex business needs (requiring innovative and creative solutions and frequently involve multiple platforms, software, hardware, technologies and tools).
  • Provides support to users in system and software administration and usage.
  • Communicate and coordinates maintenance schedule, backups, and downtime to users.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Education and/or Experience

  • Must be able to effectively communicate in English both orally and written
  • Must possess 5+ years in Information Technology.
  • Ability to articulate/demonstrate 2+ major IT casino project implementations.
  • Experience understanding of gaming system software applications. Aristocrat Oasis gaming application experience a plus.
  • Experience in general Windows & SQL Server functionality, operations and security.
  • Experience understanding of the major business processes within Gaming.
  • Experience with planning, budgeting, and common business processes.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Licenses/Certificates

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to obtain gaming license(s) in jurisdictions where required.

Skills Required:

  • Manage multiple requests and prioritize appropriately
  • Attention to details and prompt follow up
  • Ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously according to agreed upon schedules and budgets
  • Support a 24/7 365 information systems environment
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

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Technical Services: IT Database Management/Services
IT Technician - Churchill Downs Racetrack (Louisville, KY)

Position Summary

IT Technicians at Churchill Downs Race Track are responsible for executing the daily functions of the IT department and meeting the needs of end users on the property.  They work collaboratively with the enterprise IT team to ensure that security guidelines and operational standards are met. The goal is to ensure the smooth operations, future expansion potential, reliability, and accessibly of computer system resources.  Work includes, but is not limited to, back office systems, front of house systems, telecommunications, and networking.

Essential Job Functions

1. Work closely with the Director of IT to ensure that prioritized tasks and ticket-based requests are being completed on-time.

2. Troubleshoot reported issues in systems ranging from analog and IP-based phones and virtualized server environments to Point-of-Sale systems and ticketing systems:

  • Phone System Support:
  • Analog phone troubleshooting and line repair
  • IP Phone troubleshooting and configuration
  • Cisco Call-manager (CUCM)
  • Cisco Voicemail System (CUC)
  • Cisco Contact Center Express (CUCCX)
  • PC & Cell Phone Hardware troubleshooting
  • Application Support:
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Lync
  • Symantec Anti-Virus
  • Hard Drive encryption
  • In-house applications
  • Web applications
  • Ticketmaster applications and Printers
  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN client
  • Browsers (Firefox, IE, and Chrome)
  • Operating System Support:
  • Windows 7, 8.1, 2008 and 2012
  • Remote Support:
  • RDP, GoverLan, Lync
  • VMware:
  • Build and configure of virtual servers
  • Resource Configurations
  • Microsoft Active Directory:
  • User and machine object configuration
  • Microsoft Exchange server 2010 Administration
  • Microsoft Group Policy Administration
  • Microsoft Terminal Server 2008 support
  • Printer Support:
  • Network printer troubleshooting
  • Laser jet and thermal printer hardware Network and Infrastructure
  • Cabling installation and troubleshooting
  • Wireless network troubleshooting
  • DHCP and DNS configuration and support:
  • DHCP Scopes:
  • Scope creation, reservations, etc..
  • DNS Troubleshooting:
  • Forward and reverse lookups
  • Scavenging
  • Non-Technical:
  • Customer Service:
  • Internal customer service skills (employees)
  • External customer service skills (patrons)
  • Labor:
  • Lift/carry 50lbs
  • Walk or stand for four hour shifts

3. Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.

Job Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED

  • Must have a minimum of five years’ experience in IT systems or network/server administration.
  • Possession of, and ability to obtain and maintain a valid drivers and licensing within assigned state of employment
  • Possession of, and ability to obtain and maintain a valid racing and/or gaming commission license within the assigned state of employment
  • Available to work a schedule that aligns with the racing calendar including approximately 32 Saturdays, Sundays, and nights over the course of a calendar year.
  • Must successfully pass background check
  • Must successfully pass an alcohol and drug screening
  • Must be twenty-one (21) years of age

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand and walk.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

Disclaimer

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


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Technical Services: Technical Services
United Tote Hub Operator I (Wagering Systems Operator) - Eastern Hub Operations (Louisville, KY)

SUMMARY

The main job function will be to operate a proprietary, state of the art, international wagering platform in real-time.  The individual will work on a team of first tier responders to provide high quality customer support, troubleshooting, solutions for wagering-related functions, technical incidents and requests. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in fast-paced learning environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • After in-class and hands-on training period, effectively operate and monitor United Tote’s global wagering system.
  • Professionally assist customers (internal and external) with questions about racing operations and the status of technical equipment (e.g. network equipment, wagering terminals, and other third party devices, etc.).
  • Enter, update, categorize, and appropriately escalate requests and incidents in modern ITIL Service Desk tool.
  • Learn, comply and accurately follow regulatory requirements and business best practices.
  • Participate in the documentation, maintenance and creation of standard processes and procedures (e.g. solutions, incident escalation and compliance).
  • Apply existing and new IT technical skills and knowledge to solve real business issues on a regular basis.
  • Must obtain and maintain personal racing licenses in multiple jurisdictions (e.g. multiple states) with some state applications that include background checks and fingerprinting.  Note: Initial licensing assistance will be provided by United Tote.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

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, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Must be able work flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Actiively pursuing or already attained Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred.
  • Associate’s degree or comparable education or experience required.
  • Interest and experience in Information Technology topics preferred (e.g. Microsoft operating system and/or desktop installations, FTP, network printer setup, wireless router configuration, A+ certification, Microsoft Certified Professional, etc.)
  • Pari-mutuel industry experience, interest and/or knowledge preferred.
  • Bilingual candidates fluent in English and Spanish will be given preference over other candidates with similar qualifications.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Some travel may be required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to ten pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to thirty pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The noise level in this work environment is usually moderate.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you capable of providing high quality customer service?
2. Can you work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays?
3. Do you enjoy working in a fast –paced learning environment?
4. Can you apply IT technical skills and knowledge to solve real business issues?
5. Do you have experience, interest or knowledge of the pari-mutuel industry?
6. Are you bilingual in English and Spanish? (Preference given for these skills.)


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Mobile Software Engineer - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

Summary –

The Mobile Software Engineer will be responsible for designing, developing, packaging, and deploying technical solutions for iOS and Android based systems.

Responsibilities –

  • Provide technical guidance and expertise to design and develop smart-phone and tablet applications
  • Evaluate front-end toolkits and technologies to drive the front-end web based and native mobile application architecture direction
  • Design and participate in the development of the mobile apps, and back end business services interaction protocols (e.g. web services) for consumer-facing products dedicated to mobile (iOS, Android and others) users.
  • Provide technical leadership, mentoring and direction to the engineering and vendor teams
  • Set-up the frameworks for continuous quality and performance measurement and scale throughout the development cycle
  • Assist in UI design through full lifecycle of projects from conception through rollout working with various functional groups like Product Management, Operations, Quality Assurance, Customer Support, etc.
  • Work in an Agile development team, creating User Stories, Design and Architecture documents as needed.
  • Work closely with the Product teams to define the best user experience
  • Enforce and augment development standards across the business unit
  • Perform product evaluations and usability test from the engineering standpoint, communicate results and implications

Requirements –

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science/Systems, or equivalent experience and industry certifications
  • Minimum 4 years of experience designing, architecting, developing, and deploying modern mobile platforms including Hybrid iOS and Android web applications.
  • Skills required include AngularJS, JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3
  • Highly effective oral and written communication; ability to explain complex designs and relationships
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis
  • Experience with Cordova, Java, Spring and SQL nice to have

Position Type Salary Exempt

Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Software Engineer (Java) - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

Summary –

The Software Engineer will work as a part of a larger team to design and develop custom Java software solutions that meet the needs of the business and those of our patrons.  This role will also participate as a member of a scrum team and will therefore be required to participate in mutually deliverable goals and will have to coordinate efforts that maximize the contributions of the group.

Responsibilities –

  • Write and support Java applications that furthers the objectives of the organization
  • Provides documented solutions and manuals for developed solutions
  • Develop reusable, efficient code that lends itself to continual improvement and delivery
  • Collaborate with peers and team members to design and achieve an optimal design solution
  • Document and troubleshoot bugs as is required to maintain a successful application platform; 24x7 operation
  • Investigate new technologies, techniques, and industry developments.
  • Transfers knowledge and coaches engineering team through new practices
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures
  • Determines operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions
  • Develops software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle

Requirements –

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Science/Systems, or equivalent experience and industry certifications
  • 5+ years of demonstrated career progression
  • Expert knowledge in Object Oriented Design Patterns and UML
  • Strong experience in development against relational database preferably using MySQL
  • Recent experience serving as an Agile Scrum team member
  • Experience developing consumer facing applications
  • Expert in technologies: Java, Java Spring, MySQL, Git Repository
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis

Position Type – Salary Exempt

Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Software Engineer (Front-end) - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

Summary –

The Software Engineer will work as a part of a larger team to design and develop custom front-end solutions that meet the needs of the business and those of our patrons.  This role will also participate as a member of a scrum team and will therefore be required to participate in mutually deliverable goals and will have to coordinate efforts that maximize the contributions of the group.

Responsibilities –

  • Write and support user-facing features that furthers the objectives of the organization
  • Provides documented solutions and manuals for developed solutions
  • Develop reusable, efficient code that lends itself to continual improvement and delivery
  • Collaborate with peers and team members to design and achieve an optimal design solution
  • Investigate new technologies, techniques, and industry developments.
  • Transfers knowledge and coaches engineering team through new practices
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures
  • Document and troubleshoot bugs as is required to maintain a successful application platform; 24x7 operation
  • Determines operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions
  • Develops software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle
  • Design and participate in the development of the mobile apps, and back end business services interaction protocols (e.g. web services) for consumer-facing products dedicated to mobile (iOS, Android and others) users

Requirements –

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Science/Systems, or equivalent experience and industry certifications
  • 5+ years of demonstrated career progression
  • Strong experience in development client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including AngularJS
  • Recent experience serving as an Agile Scrum team member
  • Experience developing consumer facing applications
  • Expert in technologies: AngularJS, CSS, HTML, Git Repository
  • Experience with Cordova, Java, Spring and SQL nice to have

  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis

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Technical Services: Technical Services
MySQL Developer - Twinspires.com (Lexington, KY)

Job Summary – The MySQL Database Developer is a part of the TwinSpires Database team and works with the TwinSpires development teams to support SQL development.  Responsibilities to include, but are not limited to assisting in the proper design and implementation of databases, queries, stored procedures and reporting as may be needed to accomplish company goals.  Monitor and maintain database performance on an ongoing basis.  Work with development teams to understand database needs and implement into the environment. 

Essential Functions:

  • Work with development teams to understand database needs and implement into the environment
  • Collaborate with developers to design complex features, data structures and database code
  • Design, define, optimize and develop databases as required
  • Report on MySQL server performance and operations
  • Troubleshoot and repair problems
  • Efficiently designs, debugs and manages stored MySQL procedures and functions
  • Debugs nested procedures and functions as well as anonymous code
  • Perform release related DBA Task to all environments
  • Write and maintain ETL (extract-transform-load) scripts
  • Performance tuning proficiency, experience analyzing query planner output to inform indexing strategy 
  • Familiarity with replication modes, threads and constraints placed on development and released under various replication schemes
  • Comfortable with fast paced work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management

Nice to have experience:

  • Experience with Sqitch as database change management tool
  • Exposure to AWS Aurora and AWS RDS MySQL platforms

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Information Science, Engineering, or other closely related discipline; or
  • Equivalent experience coupled with MySQL certifications
  • Experience working in Linux and Microsoft operating system environments
  • Minimum of 5+ years  in MySQL database management and design in an enterprise environment

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Technical Services: Technical Services
MySQL DBA - Twinspires.com (Louisville, KY)

Job Summary – The MySQL Database Administrator is a part of the TwinSpires operational team and works with other MySQL DBA’s as to ensure the uptime and reliability of the database environment for TwinSpires.com and related business units.  Responsibilities to include, but are not limited to assisting in the proper design and implementation of databases, queries, stored procedures and reporting as may be needed to accomplish company goals.  Monitor and maintain database performance on an ongoing basis.  Administer database server access and ensure the proper adherence to Corporate Security Policies.

Essential Functions

  • Build, manage and maintain MySQL 5.6 and 5.7 server environments
  • Design, define, optimize and develop databases as required
  • Manage and maintain user/group assignments within MySQL server
  • Collaborate with developers to design complex features, data structures and database code
  • Report on MySQL server performance and operations
  • Troubleshoot and repair problems
  • Effectively build and execute backup/restoration plans and strategies
  • Efficiently designs, debugs and manages stored MySQL procedures and functions
  • Debugs nested procedures and functions as well as anonymous code
  • Maintain and improve Master to Slave and Master - Master Replication
  • MySQL Query and Table optimization
  • Perform release related DBA Task to all environments
  • Comfortable with fast paced work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management                                 

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Information Science, Engineering, or other closely related discipline; or
  • Equivalent experience coupled with MySQL certifications
  • Experience working in Linux and Microsoft operating system environments
  • Minimum of 5+ years  in MySQL database management and design in an enterprise environment
  • Minimum of 5+ years in MySQL Replication /Clustering
  • Experience working in Multi Data Center MySQL Replication
  • Experience in Large 1 terabyte and above MySQL databases/tables

Licenses/Certificates:  N/A

Physical Demands:  The following physical and mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

a)    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, sometimes for prolonged periods while working at a desk, on the phone, and/or on the computer; type on a computer keyboard; use hands to finger, handle or feel; talk or hear; reach with hands or arms; walk or stand; and perform some repetitive motion activities.

b)    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, color differentiation, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

c)    This position requires the ability to work effectively as part of a team; and concentrate on a variety of details when faced with interruptions and changing work priorities.

d)    The mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions, as described above, including but not limited to: demonstrated ability to anticipate and solve practical problems or resolve issues; reason, calculate figures and amounts; collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information, and draw valid conclusions; interpret procedures and policies; and meet schedules in a dynamic and sometimes demanding work environment.

e)    The noise level in this work environment is usually moderate. The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a typical office environment.

f)     The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Technical Services: Technical Services
Senior Software Engineer - United Tote (San Diego, CA)

Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job Summary:

As the software engineering expert in Windows technology, the position will be responsible for working with Operations, Sales, Marketing, the other software development leads and industry experts to understand the wagering product requirements for UT products. The position expects the candidate to work under the guidance of business experts to develop domain knowledge of various products. The candidate will engage and define the new paradigm for next generation products and support the existing products with the help of the Wagering domain experts.  Snr Software Engineer owns part or whole of the overall product solution and work to ensure that the product meets our customer's needs. This will involve analysis, modeling, solution design, developing specifications and assist with the integration into Enterprise Wagering Architecture.

A strong understanding and development skills in Microsoft technologies including SQL server, .Net technologies, Web services, user interfaces and modular software architecture is very important.  It is also important to be able to successfully work with remote design teams and or partners.

Essential Functions

  • Design, implement and test software products, applications, and relevant modules.

  • Analyze system functions to determine optimal architecture and design required for new projects and enhancements.

  • Create and Maintain technical documents required to support the wagering products.

  • Learn and understand pari-mutuel industry business process and related software functionality.

  • Perform other related duties, as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's in a technical discipline (e.g. computer science, information technology, engineering.)

  • Five or more years of Windows application software development experience in C/C++ or C# and .Net

  • Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles

  • Practical experience in all phases of the software development lifecycle

  • Experience in complex software: real-time multi-threading

  • Must have strong analysis and troubleshooting skills

  • Must have a good understanding of Object Oriented design

  • Able to work as an individual or team player with excellent communication skills

  • Knowledge and application of SDLC concepts, Agile and/or iterative development methodologies

  • Project planning skills

  • TCP/IP network based systems

  • Solid design knowledge of Data Communication interfaces and Graphical User Interfaces

  • Willing to learn new technologies

Pluses:

  • Experience in web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, XML

  • Experience in SQL Database

  • Experience in Linux

 Licenses/Certificates: 

None

 

 Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hand to finger, handle, or feel; reach extending hand(s) and arms(s) in any direction; talk; and hear.  This job is indicative of sedentary work where the employee may exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.  Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time.  Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have authorization to work in the United States?
2. Do you have a minimum of 6 years of experience in the field of software engineering?


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Technician/Operator - United Tote - Dania Jai Alai (Dania Beach, FL)

SUMMARY:
Tote system data entry and verification work, reports and paperwork for racetrack and/or corporate office, train new employees, maintains, operates, setup, or troubleshoot boards and auxiliary odds boards. Prepares and maintains UT equipment, repairs, maintains and cleans betting terminals, installs and tears down equipment, stock ticket paper on betting lines, unloads ticket stock from freight truck, labeling, packaging, and shipping reordering spare parts, loads and unloads equipment, maintain and repair infield or auxiliary display boards, and other tasks as required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Tote system data entry and verification.
• Preparation of reports/paperwork for the racetrack and/or corporate office.
• Assist in the shipping, loading or unloading of company equipment and/or supplies.
• Labeling, packaging, shipping and re-ordering of spare parts.
• Assist in the training of new employees and Line Technicians
• Maintain, operate, setup or troubleshoot tote boards and auxiliary odds boards.
• Operation of the communications equipment used at the racetrack.
• Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of United Tote equipment.
• Equipment installation and tear down.
• Stocking of ticket paper on betting lines.
• Unloading of ticket stock from freight trucks.
• Perform minor repairs on terminal components, test components, correctly package components for shipment and order replacement components.
• Develop wiring and soldering skills.
• Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
Must have understanding of what pari-mutuel wagering is and United Tote’s role at the racetrack. Must be able to interact with association personnel in a professional and efficient manner. Must be able to understand configurations of the Tote room hardware, i.e. modems, multiplexers, consoles, display controllers and printers. Familiarity with the Tote Board installation and operation.
Understand the system reports and know what information is reported. Understand how prices are calculated and become familiar with the State rules and regulations.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED. Line technician experience and electrical and/or computer experience.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, able to be licensed by state racing commission, able to work flexible work hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Some travel may be required as the workloads dictate. Must be punctual and have reliable transportation.
 


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Technician/Operator - United Tote - Pensacola Greyhound Track (Pensacola, FL)

SUMMARY:
Tote system data entry and verification work, reports and paperwork for racetrack and/or corporate office, train new employees, maintains, operates, setup, or troubleshoot boards and auxiliary odds boards. Prepares and maintains UT equipment, repairs, maintains and cleans betting terminals, installs and tears down equipment, stock ticket paper on betting lines, unloads ticket stock from freight truck, labeling, packaging, and shipping reordering spare parts, loads and unloads equipment, maintain and repair infield or auxiliary display boards, and other tasks as required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Tote system data entry and verification.
• Preparation of reports/paperwork for the racetrack and/or corporate office.
• Assist in the shipping, loading or unloading of company equipment and/or supplies.
• Labeling, packaging, shipping and re-ordering of spare parts.
• Assist in the training of new employees and Line Technicians
• Maintain, operate, setup or troubleshoot tote boards and auxiliary odds boards.
• Operation of the communications equipment used at the racetrack.
• Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of United Tote equipment.
• Equipment installation and tear down.
• Stocking of ticket paper on betting lines.
• Unloading of ticket stock from freight trucks.
• Perform minor repairs on terminal components, test components, correctly package components for shipment and order replacement components.
• Develop wiring and soldering skills.
• Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
Must have understanding of what pari-mutuel wagering is and United Tote’s role at the racetrack. Must be able to interact with association personnel in a professional and efficient manner. Must be able to understand configurations of the Tote room hardware, i.e. modems, multiplexers, consoles, display controllers and printers. Familiarity with the Tote Board installation and operation.
Understand the system reports and know what information is reported. Understand how prices are calculated and become familiar with the State rules and regulations.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED. Line technician experience and electrical and/or computer experience.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, able to be licensed by state racing commission, able to work flexible work hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Some travel may be required as the workloads dictate. Must be punctual and have reliable transportation.
 

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you able to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays?
2. Are you at least 18 years old?
3. Doyou have experience, interest or knowledge of the pari-mutual industry?
4. Have you worked with computer hardware or office machines?
5. Do you have experience working with small tools (screw driver, drill, etc.)?


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