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Greyhound Racing Leadout

Posted May 26, 2022

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack
Wheeling, WV
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The Opportunity 

Delaware North Gaming is looking for Greyhound Racing Leadouts to join our team at Wheeling Island Casino in Wheeling, West Virginia. Racing Leadouts have the important role of handling and caring for the greyhounds in the paddock and while they are in route to the starting box.

Responsibilities 

  • Lead dogs to the starting box.
  • Put dogs in starting box.
  • Makes sure when a dog falls or is injured that it is safely removed from the track or is going in the correct direction.
  • Perform weigh-ins.
  • Leads dogs back to lockout kennel and puts them in the correct crates.

Physical Requirements 

  • Lift and transport greyhounds daily in excess of 70 lbs. up to 100 yards.
  • Able to run or jog up to 100 yards 7 to 10 times per night.
  • Able to work outdoors in varying weather conditions.

Who We Are 

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack in Wheeling, West Virginia, is a Delaware North-owned-and-operated regional gaming destination featuring 1,300 electronic gaming machines, 22 table games, live greyhound racing and simulcast wagering. Wheeling Island also features a 151-room hotel, many dining options, and a 1,000-seat showroom.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Lift and transport greyhounds daily in excess of 70 lbs. up to 100 yards.
  • Able to run or jog up to 100 yards 7 to 10 times per night.
  • Able to work outdoors in varying weather conditions.
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Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack

1 South Stone Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

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Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack in Wheeling, West Virginia, is a Delaware North-owned-and-operated regional gaming destination featuring 1,300 electronic gaming machines, 22 table games, live greyhound racing and simulcast wagering. Guests can relax in the comfort of the 151-room hotel and enjoy a buffet, steakhouse and many other dining options. Wheeling Island also features a 1,000-seat showroom for concerts and other events, and meeting and banquet spaces.