Racing WA

Industry careers


Are you up for the challenge?

Do you like exciting sports that test your skill, reaction times and strength? What if you could have a career that got your heart racing every day, find out more about all the different industry careers across all three codes of racing here.

The racing industry is an exciting and dynamic industry to be a part of, with many career opportunities available across the thoroughbred, harness and greyhound codes.

Over 24,000 individuals participate in the Western Australian racing industry as either an employee, participant or volunteer.

The racing industry provides a variety of career opportunities to suit any job seeker, whether it be a hands on role working with animals every day, pursuing a national or international career, or working in racing administration.

Careers within the industry

If you would like to find out further information about working within the industry in specific roles (swab attendant, race day events, administration, horse trainers etc), training courses available in Western Australia, or Licensing requirements, please refer to on the document below.

Want to find out more information?

Contact our Racing Industry Training team via email