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Horse Racing Official (Judge, Standardbred)

  • Standardbred racing
  • Vancouver, BC
  • June 9, 2024

Website BC Public Service - Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

Government of British Columbia

Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

Currently, there is one (1) position available in Surrey and Vancouver.
This position may be required to travel between the two locations.
This position has full time on-site requirements. 

Horse Racing Official (Judge, Standardbred)
$74,300.00 – $105,000.04 annually

The Racing Unit is responsible for overseeing horse racing events, determining the outcome of each race, and adjudicating any related matters, to ensure and improve public confidence in the racing industry.  Horse Racing Officials, (Stewards & Judges), are responsible for monitoring and enforcing the Rules of Thoroughbred & Standardbred Racing, Regulations and Policies at all race meetings, racetracks, and designated horse racing training centres in order to ensure the safety and integrity of horse racing.

The Horse Racing Official (Judge, Standardbred) assumes a leadership role in developing and maintaining key relations within the BC government, federal and provincial government officials and external agencies. If you are an effective communicator with analytical and problem-solving skills, we encourage you to apply to this challenging and rewarding opportunity.

The Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch is committed to embedding diversity and inclusion in every business now and as we transition to the Independent Gambling Control Office (IGCO). We recognize the intersectionality of our workforce, partners, and the BC residents whom we serve, and we support and foster culturally sensitive and safer workplaces and service delivery.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Grade twelve (12) education or equivalent (some Secondary School plus experience)
  • Three (3) years of experience working in the pari-mutuel horse racing industry as a Racing Official, (Judge, Inspector, Paddock Judge, Racing Secretary or other racing official involved interpreting the rules of horse racing and making judgements), OR
  • Seven (7) years of experience in the pari-mutuel horse racing industry in a non-Racing Official position that still involved interpreting the Rules of Horse Racing, such as Driver, or Trainer, OR
  • Ten (10) years of experience in the pari-mutuel horse racing industry in a non-Racing Official position that still involved interpreting the Rules of Horse Racing, such as Driver, or Trainer, where there is no formal secondary education

For more information and to apply online by June 9, 2024, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/110956

To apply for this job please visit bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com.


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