Rásaíocht Con Éireann / Greyhound Racing Ireland has responsibility for the promotion, regulation, and on-going development of the Greyhound industry in Ireland. A vacancy has arisen at Curaheen Park Greyhound Stadium for the position of Racing Operative. Full details of the position are outlined below.
Job Title: Racing Operative (Part-time)
Reports to: Racing Manager
Location: Curaheen Park Greyhound Stadium
-Collection and balancing of Race Entry Fees.
-Collection and balancing of Trial Fees.
-Racing Management System (RMS) Data Input.
-Operation of the Photo finish equipment.
-Acting as a judge at race night events.
-Assisting the stewards of the meeting with kennel and parading duties.
-Cover of Racing Office during racing events.
-Assisting and monitoring the printing of race cards.
-Carry out any work-related requests as required in the weight room and kennel area. Comply with all IGB procedures to include all statutory procedures - Fire Health and Safety, hygiene, internal audit.
-To carry out any other reasonable task as assigned by management to meet with business needs.
The role is a part-time role, with a guaranteed minimum of 8 hours per week to cover at trial sessions and race events. Days of the week will normally be every Friday & Saturday but are subject to change.
-At least 6 months gained demanding role with excellent problem solving and analytical skills;
-Proficient in Microsoft Office suite particularly Excel & Word;
-Fluency in English is essential.
-Good interpersonal and communication skills.
-A full driving licence is preferred.
-Has the ability to work towards tight deadlines whilst using their own initiative;
-Ability to learn quickly and work as part of a team;
-Seeking a challenging work environment;