Casino under construction in NY state accepting job applications

by admin / Feb 17, 2016 / 0 comments

Rivers Casino in Schenectady, N.Y. is one step closer to opening its doors. The casino is accepting job applications.

Most of the listed positions are in management. Applications can be filled out online, or applicants can e-mail a resume and cover letter. In all, the casino plans on hiring more than 1,000 employees.

On February 3, representatives from Rush Street Gaming, local and state officials broke ground on the casino site near the banks of the Mohawk River.

Construction is expected to end by March 2017.

Job fair at Caravelle Hotel, US. Virgin Islands on Saturday, February 20

by admin / Feb 17, 2016 / 0 comments

The operators of VIGL Operations LLC, the new casino at the Caravelle Hotel, located in downtown Christiansted, will host a job fair on Saturday, Feb. 20, seeking qualified candidates to fill numerous positions for the opening of the casino later this spring. The job fair will be held from noon to 7 p.m. in the lobby of the Innovative Building, which is near Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital. 

Casinos in Atlantic City to hire more than 300 workers

by admin / Feb 10, 2016 / 0 comments

Casino hotels of Atlantic City are in need of workers. The Press of Atlantic City reports that 300+ vacancies are still available, with 100 full time positions and 200 part-time.

Job Fair in Louisville, Kentucky

by admin / Feb 02, 2016 / 0 comments

Job fair in Louisville, Kentucky is scheduled Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Spalding University, 812 S. Second St., sponsored by the Metro Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods and Horseshoe Casino.

The morning session (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) is aimed at providing an opportunity for second-chance employment for those participating in the ReImage and Right Turn programs.

The afternoon session (3 to 6 p.m.) is open to the public. Horseshoe Casino hopes to fill more than 100 openings.

How to make your temp job at casino your career

by admin / Dec 29, 2015 / 0 comments

In the gambling industry there is a demand for temp and/or seasonal positions. Many casinos and hotels look for the temporary dealers, waitresses and other employees. If you found yourself in temporary position and if you want to stick around in this company, don’t give up!

Accidents and Injuries in Casinos

by admin / Nov 23, 2015 / 0 comments

Working in the casino is fun, but sometimes there can be a negative side. Rarely, but the workplace injuries happen. Some of the most common injuries in casino include:

Famous Las Vegas Paris Casino Went Dark

by admin / Nov 17, 2015 / 0 comments

The Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino’s replica of the Eiffel Tower went dark for two nights in a row as a tribute to victims of terrorist attacks in France.

The resort said on its Facebook page Saturday that the lights on its Eiffel Tower would be dimmed.

The hotel tower went dark Friday night after news of the deadly attacks in Paris spread.

Other tributes on the Las Vegas Strip included one on the High Roller, billed as the world’s tallest observation wheel.

The 550-foot-tall attraction was lit up in the colors of France’s flag - red, white and blue.

Types of casino jobs

by admin / Nov 12, 2015 / 0 comments

When you think of working in a casino, the casino floor jobs come to your mind first. It’s dealers, cashiers, waiters, pit bosses… But did you know that casinos have a lot of other job openings?

Whether you want a job in Las Vegas or Monte Carlo, they probably have a position for you. Every casino has a lot of jobs – from security to high-rise corporate. Huge casinos employ all different kinds of workers: entertainers, designers, electricians, engineers, even animal handlers.         

How to Create a Positive Atmosphere As a Casino Manager

by admin / Nov 10, 2015 / 0 comments

Casino might be all fun and games, but when it comes to success, it’s not a time to gamble. Casino employees need to be 100% engaged with customers to create an unforgettable experience!

If you’re working in casino management, you need to engage your employees in their work. Look for their preferences too – happy employers make a positive atmosphere!

One of the problems in casinos is absentees’ problem. If your workers often miss their shift, are late or otherwise unproductive, you need to deal with it.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe to Hold Job Fair November 12th

by admin / Nov 09, 2015 / 0 comments

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe will host a job fair on Thursday, Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in its convention center. 

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe currently has more than 50 employment opportunities and is looking to fill positions ranging from hotel operations to food and beverage with a variety of full time and part time options, as well as management and entry-level positions.