Careers at

Yavapai & bucky’s casinos

Do you enjoy working with people in an exciting, fast-paced environment? Yavapai Gaming Agency which operates Bucky's & Yavapai Casinos employs over 300 employees. We are actively seeking highly motivated individuals with excellent customer service skills to join our team!

Employee

BENEFITS

Yavapai Gaming Agency is a great place to work with excellent employee benefits which include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k) Retirement
  • Paid time off
  • Life Insurance
  • Holidays
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Meal Discount
  • Training Programs
  • Cage Openings

    Cage Vault Cashier

    • Full-time position, starting at $11.67 to $15.55 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided.
    • Variety of days, nights & weekend shifts including Holidays
    Responsibilities

    Responsible for opening/closing the casino bank and cashiers and change person banks. Perform buys with Cashiers and Change Persons throughout the work shift. Verify that all paperwork is completed accurately. Perform all transactions and maintain records for Title 31.

    Requirements

    High school diploma or GED. Must be able to lift and periodically carry up to 25 to 35 pounds. Must possess excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills. Must maintain a high level of confidentiality. Must be able to work flexible hours. Weekends and holidays required.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer an Associates Degree in Business Management, Accounting or related field. Prefer 2 years supervisory experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled
  • Drop Openings

    Drop Crew Technician I

    • Full-time position, starting at $10.00 to $12.85 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided. Must be able to work graveyard hours. Weekends and holidays required.
    • Variety of nights & weekend shifts
      Graveyard position only, generally 1:00 am to 8:00 am.
    Responsibilities

    Will be responsible for counting, sorting and wrapping coin and operating the coin equipment. Must be able to read/record numbers quickly and accurately. Complete all paperwork legibly and efficiently. Must be able to lift and periodically carry up to 25 to 35 lbs. Will become familiar with the Tribal Gaming Code, Tribal/State Gaming Compact, National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) Minimum Internal Controls Standards (MICS), Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) Title 31, and all Departmental Internal Controls and Job Instructions. Will count all currency collected during the Drop. Will accurately record the currency tallies and totals each day. Will be required to operate equipment safely and efficiently. Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Weekends and holidays required.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer cash handling experience. Prefer experience with coin and currency equipment.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled
  • Facilities Openings

    Cleaning Attendant

    • Full-time position, starting at $10.00 to $12.85 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided.
    • Variety of days, nights & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Will keep the casinos clean, including picking up coin wrappers, cleaning ashtrays, cleaning gaming machines and disposing of drink cups around the gaming machines. Minimal janitorial cleaning is needed. Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Able to lift at least 25 pounds and possess excellent customer relation skills. Must be available to work weekends and holidays.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer 6 months experience in janitorial or housekeeping techniques.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled

    Custodian

    • Full-time position, starting at $10.00 to $12.85 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided.
    • Variety of days, nights & weekend shifts including Holidays
    Responsibilities

    Will provide extensive janitorial services for Yavapai Gaming Agency facilities. Must be knowledgeable in using and operating various cleaning materials, cleaning equipment and may work in conjunction with the Ground Custodian/Maintenance person. Must be safety oriented. Must be available to work weekends/holidays. High school diploma or GED required.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer 3 years experience in custodial and maintenance work experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled

    Grounds Custodian

    • Full-time position, starting at $10.00 to $12.85 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided.
    • Variety of days & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Will provide overall maintenance and landscaping for the exterior of the Yavapai Casino and for the Yavapai Gaming Agency Office. Will provide area beautification by planting bushes, flowers, removal of ice and snow, sweep sidewalks, and pick up trash around whole area of parking lots and buildings.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Prefer 3 years of landscaping experience. Prefer knowledge of plants, weed control and landscaping techniques. Must have proper knowledge of operating equipment and safety oriented. Must be able to lift, and periodically carry, up to 50 pounds.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled
  • FOOD & BEVERAGE OPENINGS

    F & B Attendant

    • Full-time position, starting at $10.00 to $12.85 per hr., DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided. Must be able to work flexible hours. Weekends and holidays required.
    • Variety of days
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Responsible for preparation & serving of food to customers. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to superior customer service. Must be able to lift at least 35 pounds. Use of Point of Sale system. Help breakdown & cleanup, transport all items needing to be cleaned to kitchen. Perform other duties as assigned or directed. Must be at least 18 years old. Must have a High School diploma or GED. Must be able to work a variety of day, night and weekend shifts. Weekends and holidays required.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer any experience or education in food service. Food Handlers Certificate.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled

    Kitchen Manager

    • Full-time position, starting at $39,007 to $52,103/year, DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided. Must be able to work flexible hours. Weekends and holidays required.
    • Variety of day
      Days & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Will be responsible for overseeing the daily duties for the cooks and all kitchen personnel in order to produce all the necessary products for the day-to-day operations. Is responsible for ensuring superior customer service is provided at all times. Supervises all F & B staff in the absence of the Front of House Manager and/or Food & Beverage Director.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School diploma or GED. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to superior customer service. Must have basic computer skills. Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Must be able to understand and use the Point of Sale system. Must have experience in ordering, inventory maintenance and shrink control. Must have the ability to do scheduling, time & attendance and labor. Responsible for assuring safe, clean & healthy work areas. Perform other duties as assigned or directed. Must be able to lift, and periodically carry, up to 50 pounds. Must have TIPS and Food Handlers Certification.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer two years of serving and management experience. Professional Culinary Degree or equivalent combination of culinary training and/or experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled

    COOK

    • $12.50 - $15.55 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Provide quality food product for customers. Follow recipe guidelines & adjust to specific quantities. Ensure that station is properly set up. Maintain a clean & safe work area. Use of Point of Sale system. Receive & check deliveries. Perform other duties as assigned or directed

    Requirements

    Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have a High School diploma or GED. Must be able to work a variety of day, night & weekend shifts. Weekends and holidays required.

    Preferred Requirements

    Food Handlers Certificate. Basic computer skills. Two years experience in food preparation & cooking. Ability to lift or carry, move or push a maximum of 50 pounds. Possess strong organizational skills. Must be able to work independently.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open until position is filled

    KITCHEN UTILITY

    • $10.00 - $12.85 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, and Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Will be responsible for washing dishes, cleaning & mopping. Assist with prep as needed. Clean bar & kitchen equipment. Must be able to lift and/or carry, move or push a maximum of at least 50 pounds throughout the shift. Must be able to work a variety of day, night & weekend shifts. Weekends and holidays required.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to superior customer service.

    Preferred Requirements

    Previous experience with kitchen equipment. Must be able to work independently.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open until position is filled

    WAITPERSON

    • $5.15 - $6.44 / Hour + Tips, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Will be responsible for serving food & beverages to customers. Use of Point of Sale system. Report in proper uniform on time as scheduled. Help breakdown and cleanup and transport all items needing to be cleaned to the kitchen. Must be able to work a variety of day, night and weekend shifts. Weekends and holidays required.

    Requirements

    Must be at least 19 years of age. Must have a High School Diploma or GED.

    Preferred Requirements

    Experience or education in food service. Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to superior customer service. Able to be on your feet for long periods of time. Ability to lift at least 35 pounds. Must meet grooming standards and be able to wear required uniform.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled
  • MARKETING OPENINGS

    Markteing Manager

    • Full-time position, starting at $47,283 to $63,045/year, DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided. Must be able to work flexible hours. Weekends and holidays required.
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts including Holidays
    Responsibilities

    Management, development and implementation for marketing promotions, player development, and marketing services to accomplish desired strategic positioning. Create and implement all player development and group sales strategies. Work with the advertising agency and other outside agencies to promote the YGA and its activities.

    Job Requirements
    <> Must have a High School diploma or a GED. Minimum five or more years of experience in gaming marketing and/or player development. Need to be proficient with PC spreadsheet and database skills (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint). Exceptional grammar, writing and proofreading skills. Attention to detail and superior time management skills are critical.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and/or related subject or experience and education equivalent. Knowledge of casino industry and of slot and casino games player-tracking system.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Position Open Until Filled

    SLOT CLUB ASSOCIATE Full Time & On Call

    • Starting at $10 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Customer service to include: greeting guests, customer club registration and redemption, selling of merchandise, answering of incoming casino phone calls and casino promotions. Will become familiar with the Tribal Gaming Code, Tribal/State Gaming Compact, National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) Minimum Internal Controls Standards (MICS), Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) Title 31 and Departmental Internal Controls and Job Instructions.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Must possess a strong commitment to providing excellent customer service and possess superior customer relation skills. Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and be able to stand for long periods of time. Must be willing to work flexible hours.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer one to three years of customer service and/or casino experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled.
  • Regulatory Openings

    Gaming Inspector
    GRAVEYARD

    • $14.12-$18.82 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Full Time
      Graveyard shifts
    Responsibilities

    Familiarity with the Tribal Gaming Code, Tribal/State Gaming Compact, National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) Minimum Internal Control Standards (MICS), Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), and Departmental Internal Controls and Job Instructions. Will assure that the Yavapai Gaming Agency (YGA) and the Yavapai Gaming Commission (YGC) are in compliance with the Tribal Gaming Code, Tribal/State Gaming Compact and the NIGC MICS. Enforce all relevant laws and regulations of the Gaming Operations; protect gaming facilities, patrons, and Tribal assets from any illegal activity.

    Requirements

    High School Diploma or GED. Maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Self-reliant and capable of working independently as appropriate or necessary. Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills and a strong orientation to excellent customer service, ability to remain calm, cool, and collected and unbiased at all times, and be physically able to frequently stoop, reach, lift, pull or push 10 lbs. and occasionally lift, pull or push 20 lbs.>/p>

    Must pass a background check, drug test and be insurable under the Tribe's auto insurance carrier.

    Complete application and submit to the Yavapai Gaming Commission Office, 305 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ 86301.

  • Security Openings

    Security Officer

    • Full time position , starting at $10.60 - $14.14 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Week-ends and holidays required.
    Responsibilities

    Candidates must ensure a safe, secure and orderly operation of the gaming facilities. Must be alert, attentive and focused at all times, physically fit, able to lift 75 pounds or more.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Must provide excellent customer service. Able to write clearly and concisely. Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Must be able to work weekends and holidays.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer 6 months of security experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled
  • Shuttle Openings

    Shuttle Driver - On-Call

    • Starting at$10.00 Hour, DOE
    • On-Call Variety of days
      night & weekend shifts including Holidays
    Responsibilities

    Perform transportation duties which serve the Casino customers/employees between the casinos and local areas as directed by management. Pleasant, helpful personality.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Must have a valid Arizona Driver’s license and be insurable under the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe’s Auto Insurance Carrier. (Prefer a CDL). Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to excellent customer service. Various shifts including nights, week-ends and holidays.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line at www.buckyscasino.com or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled
  • Slot Openings

    Slot Technician I

    • Fulll time position, starting at $10.60 - $14.14 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts including Holidays
    Responsibilities

    They will fill machine hopper reset machines after a jackpot and complete paperwork accurately. Perform limited maintenance on Slot Machines on the Casino floor.

    Requirements

    High School Diploma or GED. Experience with Mechanical and Electromechanical systems. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with difficult customer situations. Must be able to lift and periodically carry up to 25 to 35 pounds. Must maintain confidentiality.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled.
  • TABLE GAMES OPENINGS

    CARD DEALER On-Call

    • $5.15 - $6.44 / Hour + Tips, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • On-Call Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Deal Blackjack and/or Poker. Deals a standardized, smooth, and mechanically efficient game. Controls game action and players ensuring that games are dealt and collections taken in agreement with policies/procedures. Must be available weekends, holidays and various shifts. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to superior customer service. High School Diploma or GED required. Selected applicant will be required to obtain a Tribal Gaming License and AZ State Gaming Certification.

    Preferred Requirements

    Casino Blackjack and/or Poker dealing experience required.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled

    TABLE GAMES PIT BOSS

    • $35,525.00/year - $47,366.00/year, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    Responsibilities

    Responsible for the management of the Poker and Blackjack Dealers, Pit Clerks and all games and operations on shift and to ensure our Customers are provided with the finest possible facilities, equipment, service and courtesy. Controls work scheduling, performance monitoring, game action and players. Ensures games are dealt and collections taken in agreement with casino operating practices. Become familiar with Yavapai Gaming Agency Internal Controls and Operating Practices, Tribal/State Gaming Compact and NIGC MICS. Poker experience/knowledge is desirable.

    Requirements

    High School Diploma or GED. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong orientation to excellent customer service. Must have reliable, accurate attention to detail; must be very accurate in handling money. Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Must be available for weekends, holidays and graveyard shifts.

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer Associates Degree. Prefer 3 years directly related gaming experience, including live table games. Prefer 3 years managerial/supervisory experience.

    Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

    Applications available on-line or at Yavapai Gaming Agency Office, 300 S. Heather Heights, Prescott, AZ.

    Closing Date: Open Until Filled