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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
  • Casino Management Openings

    Casino Shift Manager

    • Full-time position, starting at $39,077.00 to $52,103.00 salary, DOE. Excellent Medical/Dental/Optical benefits provided. Must be able to work Days, Nights, Weekends and holidays.
    • Variety of days, nights & weekend shifts.
    Responsibilities

    Must be 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. Must ensure the highest level of customer service while maintaining a safe, friendly and compliant business operation. Responsible for entire Casino operations in a teamwork atmosphere. Responsible for operational compliance with all established rules and regulations. Responsible for all reporting functions regarding compliance issues, regulatory issues, alcohol incidents and overall Casino issues. Acts as back-up for each Casino department in cases of absenteeism and emergencies. Requirements: Ability to prioritize, enact and direct team member goals and job functions. Ability to analyze and discuss operational efficiencies. Three (3) to five (5) years progressive supervisory experience in Casino operations.

    Requirements

    High school diploma or GED

    Preferred Requirements

    Prefer 2 to 3 years experience in a management position. Must possess excellent communications skills; written and oral. Must maintain a high degree of 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: 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
  • 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 day
      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

    • $11.67 - $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 - $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

    SLOT CLUB ASSOCIATE On Call

    • $10 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • On Call 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

    Surveillance Operator

    • $14.12 - $18.82 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Full-time ****GRAVYARD SHIFT ONLY ****
    Responsibilities

    Will conduct the operation of closed circuit television system monitoring in all areas of the casino. Must be alert, attentive and focused at all times and able to prepare comprehensive reports. Must be computer literate with the knowledge of Windows OS, Microsoft software, keyboards, joysticks, etc.

    Requirements

    Requires a High School Diploma or GED. Must pass a background check, drug test and be insurable under the Tribe's auto insurance carrier.

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

  • SLOTS OPENINGS

    SLOT TECHNICIAN I

    • $10.60 - $14.14 / Hour, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Full Time Variety of day
      night & weekend shifts
    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 Part Time

    • $5.15 - $6.44 / Hour + Tips, DOE
      Medical, Dental, Optical benefits
    • Part Time 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
  • SECURITY OPENINGS

    Lead Security Officer

    • Full-time position starting at $15.53/hr. to $20.70/hr., DOE.
    • Week-ends and holidays required.
    Responsibilities

    Candidates must ensure a safe, secure and orderly operation of the gaming facilities. Shall perform as a first-line supervisor over the Security Officers. Duties to include report writing, employee evaluations and initiating disciplinary action. Must provide excellent customer service. Must be able to write clearly and concisely. Must be available to work weekends and holidays.

    Requirements

    Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality and integrity. Must be alert, attentive and focused at all times and physically fit, able to lift 75 pounds or more.

    Preferred requirements

    Prefer either 5 years of experience in security work/law enforcement or 2 years of experience as a Yavapai Gaming Security Officer. Prefer at least 2 years of 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

    SECURITY OFFICER

    • Full-time position starting at $10.60/hr. to $14.14/hr., DOE.
    • 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