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Penn National Gaming Poker Host: (Full-Time) in Kansas City, Kansas


Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway 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

Hollywood Casino Kansas Speedway is currently looking for a Poker Host to join the team.


  • Provide friendly, fast, and helpful customer service, through the consistent practice and delivery of Red Carpet Customer Service to all guests and team members.

  • Operate computerized and/or manual poker seating reservation system.

  • Assist in coordinating general requests from guests and players within the poker room with various departments, including basic host functions.

  • Assist in coordinating poker tournaments and other special events within the poker room.

  • Maintain familiarity with company activities and events and responds to customer inquiries.

  • Responsible for maintaining an impressed bank and ensuring the impressed bank is balanced at all times.

  • Perform daily chip transfers from the main bank to the poker bank.

  • Assist in the handling of all guest related matters with positive outcomes on disagreements in a consistent, professional manner.

  • Meet department uniform, appearance and grooming requirements.

  • Must adhere to regulatory, department and company policies.

  • Perform all job duties in a safe and responsible manner.

  • Perform other job related and compatible duties as assigned.

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


To perform this 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 at least 21 years of age.

  • High school diploma or equivalen

  • Three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred

  • Previous casino experience preferred

  • General Casino Poker knowledge preferred

  • Must be fast and accurate in handling cash

  • Must possess good manual dexterity for quick and accurate handling of chips and money

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills

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 2019-68919

Casino Property Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Casino Operations