Position Vacant - Cadet Steward

16 June 2022

Earn while you learn

Harness Racing New South Wales (HRNSW) conducts the commercial and regulatory functions of the harness racing industry in NSW. Operating under the Harness Racing Act 2009, HRNSW is chartered to operate autonomously of government in managing the strategic and commercial development of harness racing in NSW as a not-for-profit corporate body.

An excellent opportunity has now arisen to obtain a full-time Stipendiary Cadet Steward position in this exciting industry.

Reporting to the Chairman of Stewards the successful applicant will be required to undertake the following duties:

  • Assist in the administration and regulation of harness racing in New South Wales in accordance with the Australian Harness Racing Rules, relevant legislation
  • Assist in the management of the supervision and control of harness race meetings and official trials conducted in New South Wales
  • Conduct track and stable inspections
  • Undertake office administration duties as assigned

The successful applicant will be provided with on and off the job training and may be required to undertake future studies to advance their career.

The Applicant should have the following skills and knowledge:

  • A desire to be involved in the regulation of the harness racing industry in New South Wales
  • A strong work ethic with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Sound computer literacy skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • The ability to understand and interpret the rules of racing
  • Ability to maintain the highest levels of integrity and confidentiality
  • A current drivers licence

Given the nature of the position, you will be required to work nights and/or weekends as well as Public Holidays. Applicants based in both Metropolitan and Regional locations will be considered.


Short listed applicants will be required to undergo a probity check. Please email your resume and covering letter to: jobs@hrnsw.com.au For further information please call Clint Bentley (02) 9722 6600 Applications close 5pm Friday 1 July 2022.

Harness Racing NSW is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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