Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino, located between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, is currently searching for a Regulatory Veterinarian. Veterinarians will participate in Salix administration and rotate into pre-race and racing duties as desired. When working on the Salix team, veterinarians will attend a morning meeting with the Salix Coordinator and Veterinary colleagues to discuss the team plan for daily medication administration.
When working on the pre-race team, the veterinarian must be capable of performing pre-race examinations, observing vet list works, post parade jogs, attending to racing emergencies, blood sampling and general upkeep of medical records. This position demands some flexibility with duties as they may be different throughout the week. Experience with lameness evaluation required, race track practice preferred.
All positions are paid per diem. Year-round positions are eligible for full benefits including health insurance and vacation (after 90 days) and 401k (after 1-year).
Candidates are required to hold a Doctor of Veterinary medicine or equivalent, be licensed in the State of Florida by the Florida Board of Veterinary Medicine and be eligible to obtain a license from the Florida Department of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. Veterinarians employed by Gulfstream Park must be honest, ethical and able to work independently as a member of a busy team. Successful candidates will be efficient, have effective communication skills and capable of working with private veterinarians and trainers. The integrity of our racing program is vital to us.
About Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino
Gulfstream Park, an iconic billion dollar gaming, hospitality and entertainment destination in South Florida is now undergoing a transformative change in a mission to offer a more fully immersive, engaging and exciting customer experience. In close partnership with our parent company, Toronto-based "1/ST," we are broadening our overall marketing impact within the Miami marketplace in a unique, differentiating way. 1/ST core business model is centered on the thoroughbred horse racing industry, and 1/ST proudly boasts an industry leading 40% of the US thoroughbred horse racing industry market share. We already have great momentum in the marketplace – we now need a sports/venue marketing professional to take Gulfstream Park and its brand to the next level and secure our leadership position within sports, gaming and entertainment field of South Florida. This role is an excellent opportunity for a collaborative, strategic and results-oriented Marketing leader.