The academy begins on 2 January 2023 at the Rivers Casino training centre located at 220 Harborside Drive, Schenectady, New York, with classes held Monday through Friday for six weeks.
“Kick off the New Year with a new career at Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady,” a statement from the operator read. “If you’re looking for a fun, hands-on and fast-paced profession, then becoming a table games dealer at Rivers Casino might be the job for you. Currently, Rivers Casino has openings for over 20 new table games dealers.”
The group noted that it offers table games dealers hourly wages and tips in excess of $25 per hour, along with various other benefits.
Owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates, Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady is located at the Mohawk Harbor near the heart of downtown Schenectady, and currently features 1,050 slots, 66 live table games, a 16-table poker room and a live, in-casino sportsbook lounge.
There are also five restaurants at the venue, along with a multipurpose event centre space and entertainment lounge.
The operator added: “The programme welcomes fun, energetic, and reliable participants of all levels – from beginners with no knowledge at all of table games to those with more experience.
“The Rivers Casino Dealer Academy teaches students a range of popular games beginning with Blackjack and other novelty table games. Once they pass their final audition and obtain their NYS gaming licence, participants will be offered a part-time or full-time position as a table games dealer at Rivers Casino.”