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Penn National Gaming Starting Gate Barback - PT - 2nd Shift - $500 Sign On Bonus in Hobbs, New Mexico


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.

Zia Park is offering a $500 sign-on bonus for all FT and PT Hourly Positions hired June 10 th – September 10 th 2019! This is a great opportunity to get some extra cash for starting a new job and to help with new job expenses!

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Replenish paper goods (i.e., cups, napkins, etc.) at bars.

  • Assist bartenders in cleaning and maintaining bars: filling ice bins, etc.

  • Stock bars with alcoholic beverages: liquor, wine, beer, drink mixes.

  • Stock non-alcoholic beverages: soda, juices, and carbon dioxide at bars.

  • Stock liquor room with all supplies: liquor, beer, wine, dry goods, soda, etc.

  • Maintain cleanliness of liquor rooms, beer coolers, and bars: sweep, mop, take out the trash.

  • Assist with setting up for banquets and private functions: stock alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and paper products.

  • Break bartenders, make change, run cashier register.

  • Help with inventories.

  • Claim tips received according to laws governing wage reporting.

  • Perform duties in a safe manner; report any potential safety hazards to management staff.

  • May be required to answer questions when a manager is not available.

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

  • Adhere to all corporate and local policies, procedures, and operating guidelines.

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

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


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.

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

  • 1 to 3 months relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

  • Must qualify for certification through NMAST.

  • Strong knowledge of spirits, wine, champagne, mixed cocktails.

  • Basic math skill is required, ability to handle cash and accurately make change.

  • Maintain a professional, neat and well-groomed appearance adhering to company standards and work varied shifts, which will include weekends and holidays.

  • Ability to read, write and speak English required.

  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills are required.

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

  • Ability to work unsupervised.

Physical Demands:

  • Frequent brisk walking, climbing stairs, bending, lifting, stretching, reaching, kneeling, squatting, and standing for long periods of time.

  • Walking and/or standing 90% of the time.

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds to stack, store or move materials, supplies and equipment.

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.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee mostly works inside the building. The employee is regularly exposed to airborne particles, toxic fumes and/or chemicals.

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

  • Exposure to bright lighting.

  • Exposure to unrestricted second-hand smoke.

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 2019-63838

Casino Property Zia Park Casino

Position Type Regular Part-Time

Category Food and Beverage