LONE STAR PARK TO HOLD ADDITIONAL JOB FAIRS FOR 2013 SPRING THOROUGHBRED MEET

For Immediate Release
Thursday, March 14, 2013

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Thursday, March 14, 2013) – Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie will host two additional Job Fairs, Tuesday, March 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, March 21 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. for seasonal and full-time staff positions.

During the Job Fairs, Lone Star Park will be accepting applications and conducting interviews for employment during the 2013 Spring Thoroughbred season, which is scheduled for Thursday, April 11 through Saturday, July 6.

This on-the-spot hiring opportunity will include positions in the following departments (subject to change):

 

  -Security (Officers)

  -Mutuels (Clerks - Paid Training)

  -Food & Beverage (Wait Staff & Cooks)

  -Parking (Attendants & Valet Runners)

                                              

For more information, including a complete list of current employment opportunities, general responsibilities, qualifications and pay rates, visit the track’s web site at www.LoneStarPark.com/jobs. In addition, applications and resumes can be submitted online via the website.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age for most positions, 16 years of age minimum. Applicants should be aware that a criminal background and reference check will be conducted. Lone Star Park is an equal opportunity employer committed to a drug-free workplace.

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, one of the nation’s most exciting major league sports and entertainment venues, offers a fun atmosphere, competitive wages, flexible schedules, company-sponsored benefits, and employee discounts.

 

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC, offers a 50-day 2013 Spring Thoroughbred Season which opens Thursday, April 11 and concludes on Saturday, July 6.  Live racing will be held four days a week, Thursday and Friday at 6:35 p.m. (except Thursday, May 30 when there will be no live racing), and Saturday and Sunday at 1:35 p.m. (except Sunday, June 23 and Sunday, June 30.) The racing program on Memorial Day, May 27, will start at 1:35 p.m. Special twilight programs will be held at 5 p.m. on both Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). The track’s 26-day, 2013 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses will be held from Sept. 13 to Nov. 9.

Lone Star Park is also home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and event venue, Bar & Book.  The 36,000 square foot venue is open to the public 363 days a year. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com  

Global Gaming Solutions, LLC (GGS), is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Chickasaw Nation with a primary business focus of pursuing entertainment, gaming and racing related opportunities in emerging jurisdictions in the United States and overseas as well as acquisition of regional gaming and entertainment assets. GGS LLC is the parent company of GG RP, which owns Remington Park in Oklahoma City, OK and GG LSP.  Global Gaming Solutions, LLC, is the track operator who owns the license to operate Lone Star Park and leases the property from the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation.

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