Trackside Laborer -Maintenance

at Delaware Park in WILMINGTON, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job Title: Track Maintenance Crew (FT)

Category: Racing Operations

Type of Assignment: Regular

Position Type: Full Time

City/Town: Wilmington

State/Province: Delaware

Pay Rate Unit: Hour


  • Creates and ensures a fun-filled, entertaining and exciting environment where the flawless delivery and execution of service excellence is paramount.
  • Responsible to boom truck and water truck on racetrack only.
  • Responsible to operate small dump trucks, tractors and other maintenance vehicles as necessary.
  • Responsible to observe and enforce all safety guidelines.
  • Responsible for reading, observing, enforcing and understanding all safety rules for safe operation                                     for each piece of equipment.
  • Must use sound judgment when using equipment around the horses.
  • Displays a courteous and helpful attitude at all times when dealing with the public and Builds Rewarding Relationships
  • Communicate (both written and verbal) with and promote positive team member and guest relations.
  • Maintain professionalism at all times when working with other team members and/or guests.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


  • One (1) year previous equipment operations experience (tractors, water trucks, dump trucks, boom trucks).
  • Prior experience with small hand tools, a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license required, CDL license preferred.
  • Must be able to successfully complete the background check.
  • Must be able to lift fifty (50) lbs. without difficulty.
  • Ability to bend, reach, pull, push, kneel, squat and grasp as needed.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule according to business needs, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Assignments covering large areas with long walking distances, Work areas could have high volumes, diverse clientele, and noise.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and effectively communicate with guests, co-workers and management is mandatory.
  • Must be able to wear and appear comfortable in the assigned uniform provided by Delaware Park.
  • Must be able to work in all weather elements including extreme heat, cold, and precipitation.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, understand or communicate in English sufficiently to perform the necessary functions of this position.


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Job Posting: 1047374

Posted On: Sep 26, 2022

Updated On: Oct 26, 2022