State Steward - Delaware

State Steward (Exempt Position)

Closing Date: January 21, 2019


The Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission is accepting applications for employment for State Steward. The Commission has a preference for a level I Steward that meets the experience requirements of Flat Racing Accreditation Level II. In addition, the applicant has at least five-year’s experience and 200 racing days as a Steward of a specific breed and all continuing education requirements are current. For the purpose of maintaining integrity and honesty in racing, the Commission shall prescribe by administrative regulation, the powers and duties of the persons employed to meet or exceed the qualifications necessary to competently perform these duties. In addition to any minimum qualifications promulgated by the Commission, the applicant must have strong writing and computer literate skills.  Also some fluency in Spanish is preferred, but not required. The applicant should have strong leadership and people skills.  


All Commission Officials must meet regulatory requirements to obtain and maintain a Racing Official’s license.


Salary and medical benefit package are competitive with the Mid-Atlantic region.  This position is not pension eligible and there is no paid leave.


Interested parties that meet or exceed the aforementioned qualifications should send their resume to: 


John F. Wayne

Executive Director

Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission,

777 Delaware Park Boulevard

Wilmington, Delaware 19804



Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance. The State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.



Accepting Application Dates: 
January 7, 2019 to January 21, 2019
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777 Delaware Park Boulevard
Wilmington, DE 19804
Phone: (302) 994-2521
Phone Extension: 8970
Fax Number: (302) 994-3567
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