Senior Steward - VIC

06 August 2018
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Harness Racing Victoria is looking for a high calibre, individual to join our Integrity team to deliver and uphold integrity standards.

About HRV

Harness Racing Victoria (HRV), a statutory body, is responsible for the control, development and promotion of the Victorian harness racing industry. With strong links to rural and regional communities, we are committed to developing a vibrant and sustainable harness racing industry which promotes participation, integrity and racing excellence.  With over 400 race meetings per year at 28 tracks throughout Victoria, harness racing contributes $422m p.a. to the Victorian economy and employs approximately 4000 people.

The Opportunity

You will contribute to the delivery of stewarding operations to ensure the integrity and good reputation of Victorian harness racing is maintained and continually enhanced.  

You will officiate at race meetings, participate in inquiries and appeals.   As a Senior Steward you will provide leadership and effectively guide and mentor other Stewards. 

For more information please refer to the position description which is available here.

This role requires regular travel throughout regional Victoria including light aircraft; and you must have a flexible view with regard to working hours.  A current driver’s license is essential. 

About You

As an experienced professional it is essential that you possess:

  • A proven track record in integrity, with extensive experience at conducting race meetings.
  • A working knowledge of horses and race strategies
  • An understanding of legal principles and be conversant with the Rules of Harness Racing
  • Demonstrated professional and ethical behaviour consistent with Rules of Racing and VPS Code of Conduct
  • Exemplary communication, interpersonal, influencing, negotiation, organisational and planning skills.

Benefits

An attractive remuneration package commensurate with skills and experience will be offered.

The successful applicant will be required to successfully complete background checks in accordance with company policy.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and close 17 August 2018.

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