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Tracks Trainee

The Programme

Our Raceday Operations, Tracks and Racing Facilities Department assumes responsibility for race day operations, managing tracks operations and racing facilities. It is an interesting, busy and natural environment where you will find some of Hong Kong's most colorful people, like racing professionals, world class sportsman, agronomist and engineers.   
 
The mission of the tracks section is to provide world class racing, training and equestrian surface under challenging subtropical climatic conditions by the application of best turf management, track maintenance and construction practices. 

What You Will Do 

  • Assist in raceway surface preparation, site inspection.
  • Assist in implement track and machine maintenance activities such as material top-up, machine preventative service schedule, SOP, etc.
  • To operate various agricultural and horticultural equipment and machinery (e.g. tractor w/harrow/float/wheel packer/drag, motor grader, water truck, articulated equipment, starting gate).
  • Develop machinery operation skill for maintenance and sampling of All Weather Track and Sand footing.
  • Develop working knowledge on Tracks, trotting ring, artificial, synthetic tracks and ground maintenance, racetrack assessment etc.
  • Co-ordinate with various internal department to ensure the daily operations run smoothly.
  • Assist in project management and data collection for track studies.
  • Perform a variety of administrative and clerical support.
  • May be required to work outside of Hong Kong. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Tertiary education or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Vehicle Maintenance, Civil Engineering, Soil Science, Agriculture, Agronomy or related disciplines.
  • Knowledge on Occupational Safety and Health management and Agriculture chemicals application on tracks.
  • Strong analytical skill.
  • Possess passion in vehicle and machine operation.
  • Possession of a valid driving license (class 1 & 2).
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese; A good command of Putonghua will be an asset. 
Closed 11 days ago
Closed 11 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Agriculture, Engineering Civil Structural, Engineering Mechanical

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Hong Kong (Hong

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  • Closing Date:31st Mar 2021, 6:00 pm

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