Meet the Canterbury Park team! To help you get to know the friendly faces you see when you come to Canterbury Park, we have introduced a new feature to the blog: Meet the Team.
Here, you’ll get a look at the people behind all the fun and games. Be sure to say hello next time you see them! Canterbury Park is now hiring seasonal and year-round positions. If you’re interested in joining the team, check out our Employment page.
Name: Macy Illich
Job title: Catering Attendant
Canterbury Park: Who would play you in a movie about your life?
Macy Illich: I would play myself and Leonardo DiCaprio would play my love interest. I don’t think I need to explain my choices.
CP: What accomplishment are you most proud of?
MI: Graduating from college. I went to NDSU! Go Bison!
CP: What’s something people might find surprising about you?
MI: I have lived in nine different cities!
CP: What’s your favorite part about working at Canterbury Park?
MI: I like the fun atmosphere. It never feels like you’re at work!
CP: If you could have a superpower, what would it be and why?
MI: I would want to read people’s minds so I could always know their true intentions.
CP: If you could be any animal, what would it be and why?
MI: I would want to be an otter because they are always goofing around and having fun with their friends. And they’re flipping adorable!
CP: What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
MI: I haven’t done anything that crazy… but I cut my bangs really short one time. I probably looked crazy though!
CP: Do you have a secret talent no one knows about? What is it?
MI: Well, I’m only 5-foot-1 so I’m really good at climbing on things so I can reach high places.
Join the Team
Canterbury Park is now hiring over 400 positions for the 2018 live racing season.
A few of the perks of working at Canterbury Park:
- Free live racing admission
- Discounts at Canterbury Park food stands and gift shop
- Minnesota Employee Recreation and Services Council discounts
- Employee Scholarship Program
- Community business discounts
- Employee Referral Bonus Program
- Competitive benefit packages for full-time and part-time employees
Join the team! See a list of full positions on our website.