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Photo Finish Trainee

Race Tech
Race Tech
Raynes Park, London and York
Test Drop Down Value
Full Time
06/04/2021 12:05:56


How about that for a finish? Do you love horse racing? Would you love to be the person who helps to decide the outcome of a tight race?

Photofinish Trainees are trained to set up, rig and deliver the photofinish integrity service on race day providing high quality images to the judges to allow correct determination of the race result. You will also learn how to correctly align the photofinish mirror as well as survey the racecourse winning line. As part of the race day TV Outside Broadcast team you will participate in the driving of our vehicles and on occasions may be required to operate a race camera – full training will be provided.

With good colour vision, attention to detail and high levels of concentration, you should have a good understanding of photography and lenses. With good IT and communication skills, you must be physically fit, able to work at heights and have an aptitude for problem solving. You must also be prepared to travel and to work evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. A driving licence is essential; HGV is desirable.

Applicants must live within 30 minutes’ drive of one of our current operational bases either York Racecourse for the North or Raynes Park, SW London for the South; or be prepared to relocate.

Application:  For an application form, please email Deadline for application 14th May 2021.

Please mention careersinracing in your application when responding to this job advert