Requisition ID
    The Meadows Racetrack - Washington, PA
    Position Type
    Extra Board
  • Overview

    Be present during the races and qualifiers assisting horses get to the gate, help turn horses, call horses to the gate and catch any loose horses.


    • Present both the horse and the rider in a professional appearance
    • Be available to assist all horses and riders in need during the races
    • Be in contact with Starting Judge and Presiding Judge on race delays
    • Must maintain compliance in all required trainings, including Harassment, Problem Gambling, and any other required certifications.
    • Must obtain and maintain a PHRC License and a valid Driver’s License.
    • Regular and predictable attendance required and ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as per Racing schedule.
    • Must have own horse and maintenance horse including feeding, grooming, and cleaning stall.


    • Minimum five (5) years of experience working with horses or similar work environments including barns/stables preferred.
    • Must be familiar with the Racing industry and track conditions.
    • Must have excellent riding experience.
    • Must be able to saddle a horse properly.
    • Able to follow verbal and written instructions.
    • Able to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and written.
    • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
    • Have a general knowledge of horses, their behavior and how to handle them.
    • Good knowledge of equipment used on horses and how to properly saddle a horse, clean and store tack.
    • Critical thinking skills; ability to make sound judgments.
    • Ability to promptly respond to service calls with a sense of urgency.

    Physical Requirements:

    • Ability to lift at least thirty (30) pounds
    • Must be able to stand and walk unassisted for up to 10 hours.
    • Must be able to saddle horse.
    • Withstand various activities including constant mounting and dismounting of a saddled horse for up to 8 hours.
    • Must be able to ride a horse for extended periods of time up to 8 hours.
    • Must be able to work indoors, outdoors, and in various weather conditions.
    • Must have vision within normal range and absence of color blindness.
    • Must have hearing within normal range.
    • Must have hand to eye coordination and finger dexterity.
    • Working in areas which may be unusually hot, cold, noisy, dusty, smoky, dimly lit or illuminated and in a typical barn/track environment.
    • Requires the ability to distinguish letters, numbers and symbols

    Property Details


    Home of Pennsylvania’s largest jackpot ever paid, The Meadows is an all-inclusive entertainment destination featuring endless thrills with 82 table games and more than 3,100 slot machines; limitless flavors with over six unique restaurants, including Bistecca Steakhouse that serves up exciting views of the racetrack; pulse-pounding excitement with a racing grandstand with VIP suites; thrilling nightlife at Vibe Ultralounge; and an all-ages bowling center. With an adjoining Hyatt hotel, The Meadows is an all-in-one unforgettable getaway.


    The Meadows 

    210 Racetrack Rd
    Washington, PA 15301

    Be the Best You

    Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) is a dynamic and growing casino entertainment company with more than 15,000 team members working at 16 casinos and racetracks located in Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Ohio - and PNK has a management contract for Retama Park Racetrack outside of San Antonio, Texas.

    At PNK, we are guided by our team member promise - Be the Best You. Through this promise we strive to support our team members in living their best lives by offering them challenging and rewarding work, a competitive benefits package and opportunities to build lasting relationships.


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