Penn National Gaming Slot Service Host in Hobbs, New Mexico

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Overview

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Penn National Gaming we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

SUMMARY:

Provide excellent guest service on paying out jackpots and handling minor slot machine malfunctions. Serve beverages to casino guests in a prompt and friendly manner to ensure their satisfaction by providing excellent service to customers. Assist casino customers by promoting the Black Gold Club Membership and its benefits through customer sign-ups.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Promote and maintain all steps in the customer service program with each patron and employee you may come in contact with

  • Handle jackpot requests and transactions.

  • Replenish slot machine printer paper on all slot products.

  • Reset machines and repair minor malfunctions.

  • Count and verify change bank amounts.

  • Take orders and serve non-alcoholic drinks to customers on the casino floor.

  • Make phone calls to customers regarding current and future promotions and events.

  • Clean and maintain stations: empty ashtrays, remove trash, remove empty glasses, push in chairs, etc.

  • Ensures that slot machines are filled with ticket paper, so as to keep machines in constant operation.

  • Assist customers with questions and complaints regarding slot machines. Provide answers and explanations, and rectify problems as appropriate.

  • Work on special projects as assigned.

  • Must work well under pressure, and meet multiple and sometimes competing deadlines.

  • Must be knowledgeable of all special events and promotional activities available to guests.

  • Presents oneself as a credit to the Company and encourages others to do the same.

  • Must work well under pressure, and meet multiple and sometimes competing deadlines.

  • Must at all times demonstrate ethical and cooperative behavior with guests, co-workers and supervisors.

  • Adhere to all departments/company policies and procedures.

  • Performs all other related and compatible duties as assigned.

  • Assist casino guests by promoting the Marquee Rewards and its benefits through new card member signs ups as required.

  • Maintains knowledge of local jurisdiction gaming laws (federal, state, compact, etc.) and attendant regulations, as well as property internal controls, policies and procedures.

  • Brings disputes and unusual guest activities to the attention of the shift manager.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

Qualifications

To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Must qualify for licensing with the New Mexico Racing & Gaming Commissions.

  • Ability to work varying schedule to include: all shifts, days and holidays

  • Knowledge of New Mexico gaming laws and regulations as well as the Penn National Gaming’s internal controls, policies and procedures.

  • Work in a fast paced environment.

  • Must possess excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to respond calmly and make rational decisions in stressful situations with co-workers, guests and vendors.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Ability to work as part of a team and to promote cooperative approach between departments.

  • Ability to work unsupervised.

  • High School diploma or G.E.D preferred.

  • Six months to one year experience in customer service preferred.

  • Good oral and written communication skills, must be fluent and literate in English. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry and lift up to 75 lbs., and the ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, stack, crouch, kneel and balance when performing job duties in varying work areas such as confined spaces.

  • The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.

  • Exposure to unrestricted second-hand smoke in guest areas.

  • Employee may be exposed to hot and cold temperatures

  • Comfortable working in low lighted areas.

  • Comfortable working around bright and/or flashing lights.

  • Must be able to stand/walk for periods of at least 8 hours at a time.

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2017-44363

Casino Property Zia Park Casino

Location US-NM-Hobbs

Posted Date 9/26/2017

Position Type Regular Part-Time

Category Casino Operations