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» Program Management Office (PMO) Director - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)
» Data Warehouse Developer - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)
» Business Analyst - Gaming - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)
» Scrum Master - TwinSpires.com (Louisvlle, KY)
» Software Engineer (Java) - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)
» Software Engineer (Front-end) - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)
» QA Automation Engineer - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)
» MySQL DBA - Twinspires.com (Louisville, KY)
» Technician/Operator - Full Time - United Tote - Pompano Race Track (Pompano, FL)
» United Tote Terminal Technician - 2 Seasonal Openings - United Tote - ThistleDowns (North Randall, OH)
» Site Lead or Site Manager - United Tote Chester Downs/Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack (Chester, PA)


Technical Services: Director
Program Management Office (PMO) Director - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)

Essential Functions:

  • Identify and maintain an inventory of all CDI projects and associated documentation.  Ensure required documentation is in place and that stakeholders are properly informed about the ongoing progress of the CDI project portfolio through effective reporting of key performance indicators.
  • Oversee standards and criterion for the project request process, project evaluation, and project funding to ensure that approved projects are aligned with CDI’s business goals and objectives.
  • Ensure project management policy, standards, guidelines and procedures that are in place and scalable for varying project sizes and complexity. Provide project management tools and templates.  Act as an advocate and model for good project management practice. Conduct project reviews to monitor effectiveness of and compliance with project management policy, standards and procedures.
  • Define processes for clearly defining business cases and the associated metrics for measuring project success.  Facilitate post-implementation benefit measurement and reporting.
  • Mentor, train, and guide CDI’s business unites as they learn and adopt project management best practices. Support staff in developing project plans as necessary.
  • Develop and implement, and conduct the associated training and coaching for all project management related processes.
  • Provide direct project management and oversight for select projects, as directed by CDI’s Chief Technology Officer.
    1. Managing all aspects of the project, from inception through project close, ensuring that project management methodology is applied to all phases of the project lifecycle
    2. Leading and facilitating planning sessions to assist in determining project approach and overall timelines associated with project requirements
    3. Create detailed project requirements documents and task-level project plans to organize cross-functional teams
    4. Ensuring that critical dates are defined and delivery dates are actively managed
    5. Directing, negotiating, and managing conflict resolution to ensure that cross-functional team members, often with disparate priorities, remain focused on project objectives
    6. Ensuring that the required tracking and reporting take place

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Management, Information Technology, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in IT Project Management
  • Demonstrated ability to excel in leadership roles with direct reports
  • Working knowledge in the use of industry standard Project Management methodologies and tools; knowledge of Daptiv PPM a plus
  • Capacity to understand and quickly process basic technology concepts
  • Ability to adapt to new and changing business environments
  • Ability to operate under the pressure of strict deadlines
  • Excellent time management skills with demonstrated experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and tactfully with all levels within the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to lead virtual teams
  • Available to travel; up to 15%

Preferred Experience:

  • PMP Certification
  • Graduate Degree in Business or Information Technology
  • Demonstrated experience with PM tools (e.g. MS Project)
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies (e.g. SCRUM)

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Technical Services: IT Database Management/Services
Data Warehouse Developer - Churchill Downs Incorporated (Louisville, KY)

Job Summary – We are seeking an experienced Data Warehouse Developer who can work across a range of technologies and interact with stakeholders/partners across the company. The perfect candidate can apply a breadth of knowledge, technical skills, and strategic thinking to build a data warehouse to answer important questions across a variety of areas including our casinos and racetracks.   We are a small team and need flexible individuals that have a strategic viewpoint and technical expertise to grow our data warehouse.  This position is critical for building a strong foundation for a long-term Enterprise Data Warehouse. You need to be passionate about working with data, get a thrill from business people gaining insight based on your work, and be detail oriented. 

Essential Functions:

  • Work with business users to understand their problems, data analysis, data modeling, ETL development and quality assurance
  • Use agile methodologies to deliver and succeed on projects
  • Comfortable with fast paced work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • 5-8 years of experience working in a data warehouse environment using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Five years of experience using SQL in a data warehouse environment, designing, implementing and maintaining operational data store and dimensionally modeled database systems
  • Five years of experience designing and developing Extraction, Transform and Load (ETL) processes in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Three years of experience using C#
  • Strong experience using SQL including complex stored procedures, common table expressions, analytic functions, query optimization, and indexing
  • Experience using agile/scrum methodologies to iterate quickly on product changes, developing user stories and working through backlogs

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with MicroStrategy
  • Experience working with multi-terabyte data sets
  • Experience designing and building enterprise conceptual or logical data models
  •  Working knowledge of data management and data warehousing technologies related to data modeling, database administration and performance tuning, archiving and disaster recovery
  •  Ability to effectively communicate at different levels in and across the organization and to articulate to non-technical audiences the advantages and disadvantages of using various technologies and standards

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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: Technical Services Management
Scrum Master - TwinSpires.com (Louisvlle, KY)

Summary –

The Scrum Master will be responsible for facilitating a Scrum team to deliver of software for the business.  The Scrum Master will help guide and coach the team and the organization in the practices of Agile.  They will act as facilitator and process steward. 

Responsibilities –

  • A Team-based servant leader who leads by example
  • Strongly supporting the Product Owner and Development Team in their progress to the goal of the iteration and release
  • Guiding and Coaching the Scrum Team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) principles and practices
  • Guiding and Coaching both the Scrum Team and the Development team on how to get the most out of self-organization
  • Facilitates all team meetings, including daily stand-up, Iteration planning, Team Demo, Retros and more
  • Removing impediments so the team can remain focused on achieving objectives.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to refining(aka grooming) and managing the product backlog
  • Coordinate with other Scrum teams, DevOps, Release, POs and Leadership teams
  • Enjoy coaching and mentoring a team to maximize progress and potential
  • Motivated and driven, and have the ability to influence and drive teams to success using Agile/Scrum/Lean practices

Requirements –

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Science/Systems, or equivalent experience and industry certifications
  • First level Scrum Master certification (PSM I, CSM )
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, facilitation, presentation and team building skills
  • In-depth knowledge of SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) three plus years’ experience as a Scrum Master
  • Experience with Rally or other Agile Management tools

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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
QA Automation Engineer - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

Summary-

The QA Automation Engineer will work as a part of a QA team to design and develop test automation scripts and run application testing through the software development lifecycle.  This role will 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 –

  • Enjoy software testing, problem solving, and quality assurance work
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Develop and debug tests using Selenium
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery concepts
  • Review, collaborate and recommend on automation processes and frameworks
  • Report test results and create bug reports as needed
  • Stay informed on customer and industry trends regularly integrating into on-going testing
  • Understand and drive SQA methodologies and practices throughout QA and Development

Requirements –

  • 3+ years in software quality assurance
  • Experience writing automation scripts in Selenium
  • Experience with mobile testing is a plus
  • Experience with Windows and Linux
  • Strong communication, written skills, and interpersonal skills (required to establish and maintain inter-departmental relationships)
  • Recent experience serving as an Agile Scrum team member
  • Comfortable with fast paced schedule driven development
  • Strong software engineering and development life cycle knowledge
  • Expert in technologies: Selenium, Ready! API, Java, XML, Git
  • BS/MS EE/CS or technical degree or relevant experience
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis
  • Position Type – Salary Exempt
  • Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change

Physical and Mental Requirements

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
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
Technician/Operator - Full Time - United Tote - Pompano Race Track (Pompano, 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 nights, weekends and holidays?
2. Are you at least 18 years old?
3. How many years of experience do you have with pari-mutuel betting?
4. How many years of experience do you have with repairing computer equipment?


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Technical Services: Technical Services
United Tote Terminal Technician - 2 Seasonal Openings - United Tote - ThistleDowns (North Randall, OH)

SUMMARY
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
• Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of United Tote equipment.
• Repair, maintenance and cleaning of the betting terminals.
• Equipment installation and tear down.
• Stocking of ticket paper on betting lines.
• Unloading of ticket stock from freight trucks.
• Labeling, packaging, shipping and re-ordering of spare parts.
• Unloading and loading of equipment on company or freight trucks.
• Maintenance and repair of the infield or auxiliary display boards.
• Perform minor repairs on terminal components, test components, correctly package components for shipment and order replacement components.
• Train new Line Technicians.
• Develop wiring and soldering skills.
• Understand how the terminals communicate with the Tote system.
• Develop an understanding of the different wagers offered and be able to answer questions relating to the different wagers.
• Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
Familiarity with the United Tote communications equipment, i.e. modems and multiplexers, Tote Board installation and operation. Must be able to interact with association personnel and patrons in a professional and efficient manner.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED. Track experience and electrical and/or computer experience preferred.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, able to be licensed by state racing commission and gaming commission, able to work flexible work hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Short-term travel may be required as the workloads dictate.

The dates of work will be from mid-April through late October, 2017.  Job is 7 hours a day for 4 days a week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday).
 

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

1. Do you have any experience in machinery repairs or electronics?
2. How would you evaluate your knowledge/experience with Microsoft Office suites (beginner, intermediate or advanced)?
3. Are you able to work evenings, nights, weekends and holidays?
4. Do you have any knowledge of pari-mutual betting?
5. Are you at least 18 years old?


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Technical Services: Technical Services
Site Lead or Site Manager - United Tote Chester Downs/Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack (Chester, PA)

SUMMARY:

Oversees day-to-day functions of overall tote operation, tote system operation, including hiring, scheduling, and staff development at racetrack, invoicing customers and prepare paperwork for racetrack and corporate offices,  trouble reports, inventories, and cycling spare parts, order supplies, troubleshooting, maintain hardware and interacts with state racing officials.  Position is that of a working supervisor as the incumbent operates and techs on a regular basis.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Responsible for the day-to-day functions of the overall tote operation at a specific worksite.

·        Working with general manager, assists with the hiring, scheduling and development of qualified staff at the racetrack.

·        Performs tote system data entry and verification.

·        Performs tote board general maintenance and operations

·        Responsible for reviewing the invoicing of customers and the preparation of other paperwork for the racetrack and the corporate office such as trouble reports.

·        Responsible for the timely completion of inventories and the cycling of spare parts and equipment.

·        Responsible for ordering supplies.

·        Ensures that all hardware is properly maintained and in good working order. Includes moving and relocating lines and equipment as needed.

·        Required to interact with customers, racetrack management personnel, and state officials in a professional manner.

·        Maintain costs at the site, including minimizing OT, etc.

·        Other duties as assigned.

 

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS: 

Must have good understanding of pari-mutuel wagering and racing operations.  Must be able to lead and direct employees.   Must possess a good understanding of trouble shooting procedures and the ability to report and document problems as they occur.  Must have a thorough working knowledge of the tote software and hardware and able to lead the installation, updates and testing processes.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suites, computer hardware, network, point of sale terminal, tote board technology and functionality, data center and field service operations.  Good written and verbal communication skills are required.  Close vision and good hearing are required for console and radio work.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

High School Diploma or GED. Tote operator experience and electrical and/or computer experience.   

WORK ENVIRONMENT:  Fast paced environment requiring normal movement around and between geographic facilities.  Position requires to be licensed by the proper racing and/or gaming authorities within the region.  Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, 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.

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 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 sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to fifty (50) pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than one hundred pounds. 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 at least five years in the tote industry or similar experience?
2. If you have 10 years of tote industry experience, you may qualify for the Site Manager job.
3. Do you have experience in leading or directing employees?
4. If you have five years of management experience, you may qualify for the Site Manager.
5. Do you have working knowledge of Microsoft Office suites?
6. Are you at least 21 years of age?
7. Are you able to work evenings, weekends and holidays?
8. Are you have at least 2 years of experience in pari-mutuel wagering?


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