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Casino Dealer

Casino Dealers conduct games in casinos and casino hotels. They deal cards and may handle large amounts of money. They may work evenings, weekends and holidays, as casinos are often busiest after 9-5 working hours. They may receive gratuities in addition to salary.

Responsibilities: 
  • Operate gambling tables and games such as blackjack, roulette, keno, baccarat, etc.
  • Ensure the rules of the game and house are being followed
  • Determine winners, pay out winning bets and collect losing bets
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Manual dexterity is required
  • Good customer service skills 
  • Good communication skills
  • Cash handling experience is a requirement  
  • Knowledge of various casino games is a requirement
  • A secondary school diploma is preferred
  • Knowledge of the National Occupational Entry Level Skills Standards is an asset
Possible Future Career Paths: 
  • Supervisor
  • Assistant Manager
  • Games Manager
  • Manager

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