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About Keeneland

From Keeneland's inception in 1936, founders intended it to be a special place – one that symbolizes the best in Thoroughbred racing. Keeneland strives to preseve the mission and charm that is known around the world. A place this special would never thrive without the strength of our employees.

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-aged 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...

Apply online.

Search our job listings. Once you’ve found the position that’s right for you, complete the online application. Be sure to attach your resumé as a Word or PDF file. Please note, you will need an email address to apply. 

Haven't found a position you like? Be sure to complete a candidate profile which will allow you to be notified via email when a job in your area of interest becomes available. 

We'll email you back.

Our system will respond to you right away. Be sure to check your junk or spam folders in your email to make sure our response didn’t get thrown in the digital trash can! 

We'll set up an interview.

If it looks like it’s a fit, we’ll contact you to conduct an initial interview either by phone or in-person.

What happens next?

If selected, we’ll extend you a conditional offer. Then, pending a successful background check (full-time employees will have additional steps), your offer will be confirmed and a start date will be set. Congratulations and welcome to the Keeneland family! 


Contact Tiffany McDonald, Human Resources Recruitment and Benefits Manager, at tmcdonald@keeneland.com or (859) 288-4327 for questions regarding vacancies. Please call the Keeneland main line at (859) 254-3412 if you would like to be directed to the Human Resource and Payroll department.



Keeneland Association, Inc. 4201 Versailles Road
Lexington, Kentucky 40510
Telephone: (859) 254-3412 Toll Free: (800) 456-3412 Fax: (859) 255-2484

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