Who We Are

Are you ready to join the Keeneland family?


Everything we do at Keeneland is the result of the hard work and talent of our employees. We offer three types of positions: full-time, year-round part-time, and seasonal race meet employment. We also offer Spring and Fall internships to college students.

We are always seeking new faces who want to work in a fast-paced and innovative environment and willing to give 100% to do their best. Sound like you? Then you're the kind of person we need. Here's how it works...

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Our Mission

Keeneland was founded in 1936 as a place that welcomed everyone and gave back to our industry and community. Today, we continue to follow that mission - a mission that's only possible through the hard work of our talented employees. Want to be part of it? Keep reading.

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The Keeneland Promise

These are our guiding principles—a commitment to our founders, our industry, our community and to each other. Let these words guide your actions and you'll fit right in.

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Pride

Be proud of your work. Keeneland is an incredible place—we want you to be passionate about it!

It is such an honor being a part of Keeneland. I feel a sense of pride each day as I enter our beautiful race course. - Keeneland Employee

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Respect

Treat others with the utmost respect; admire your fellow co-workers, our guests and our grounds.

Keeneland sets itself apart from other racetracks. Keeneland values aesthetics, traditions and stays true to its mission. - Keeneland Sponsor

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Outstanding

Strive for excellence and seek ways to deliver world-class experiences and lasting memories for our guests.

You are as close to heaven as you can get. Keeneland is the epitome of Southern grace and charm. Every one of the employees is outstanding. There is nothing like it anywhere. - Keeneland Patron

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Mission

Uphold the vision of our founders and live with a commitment to our industry and our community.

To come to work each day and have the opportunity to carry on the mission of the founding fathers is both a humbling reminder of what I get to be a part of and an abundant responsibility to uphold what so many have worked so hard for. - Keeneland Employee

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Integrity

Act with integrity and honesty; always do what is right.

I am proud of the way Keeneland supports the community. I am also proud of the way we are able to come together when it matters most. - Keeneland Employee

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Service

Go above and beyond what is expected and pay attention to even the smallest detail to fulfill the unanticipated needs of our guests.

The employees at Keeneland are some of the most driven, hard-working, committed and energetic people I have ever met. To be surrounded by team members who strive for excellence is a motivation that helps each of us better serve our customers, guests and fans. - Keeneland Employee

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Excitement

Celebrate success and have fun! Show enthusiasm in everything you do.

Strong traditions and a first-class sporting venue. From the views people, and of course, the horses, racing has never been more exciting to experience. I love it all! - Keeneland Patron

 
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Meet the Keeneland Team

  • Our talented, wide-ranging staff features more than 200 full-time employees and countless seasonal and part-time employees. Get to know some of them here.

 

Keeneland Tour Guides

Patron Experience Team

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Keeneland Chaplaincy

Chaplain Dean Carpenter, Diana Varon and Paula Brock

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The Keeneland Shop

Retail Team

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Keeneland Hospitality

Special Events and Culinary Team

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Dara Allen

Director of Marketing Strategy

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Morgan Whitney

Business Development Manager

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Rosa Vega

Premier Dining Room and Catering Manager

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Ashley Burns

Equipment Operator and Track Maintenance Worker

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Benefits

What We Offer


With competitive compensation, generous benefits and an iconic, historic environment unlike any other, working at Keeneland is rewarding in so many ways.

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Join the Keeneland Family
Job Listings and Applications

We have three types of positions: full-time, year-round part-time, and seasonal jobs during race meets. We also offer Spring and Fall internships to college-age students.

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Breeders' Cup Opportunities

The Breeders' Cup World Championships return to Keeneland November 6 & 7, 2020! Interested in taking part in the event? Sign up to receive notifications on opportunities.

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