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Host/ Hostess

Lake City Casino Kelowna


Full-time

Host/ Hostess

Kelowna, British Columbia (view on map)

Posted 22 days ago

Description

Position at Playtime Gaming, Kelowna

Job Type: Full-Time

 

Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming companies in Canada. Operating in British Columbia, Edmonton and Ontario, Gateway has 9,000 employees and operates 27 gaming properties with more than 380 tables, over 13,200 slots, 77 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. As the new service provider for the Central Gaming Bundle in Ontario, Gateway has brought two more properties and one new planned build in Wasaga Beach or Collingwood to the Gateway portfolio when fully implemented.  A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, which has dramatically improved the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. This includes brands like Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley’s Club.  In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at www.gatewaycasinos.com

 

Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 26 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today!

 

The Position

Set the tone for the entire guest experience!

We are looking for dynamic, outgoing, and energetic people who love to create buzz and excitement and enjoy being in the spotlight!  As a Host/ess you will increase guest loyalty by building a client network and promoting events and products.

 

A Great Fit, if You

  • Are passionate and knowledgeable about sports
  • Engage well with others and love to provide a premium       guest experience
  • Are comfortable initiating conversations with guests
  • Know how to have fun on the job and enjoy a public facing role
  • Can juggle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • Benefit from working flexible hours, evenings, and weekends

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Processes all reservations and plans guest seating arrangements in advance
  • Assists servers with food and beverage expediting, bussing and cleaning
  • Participates in promotional activities including social media or traditional communication, events, and photo sessions
  • Introduces or presents live entertainment as required

 

What You’ll Require

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a host/hostess in the hospitality/food service industry preferred
  • Cash handling experience using POS system or cashier register
  • Tourism, promotion, marketing, entertainment, or event training experience preferred
  • World Host / Super Host certificate or other similar customer service programs preferred
  • Proven selling, marketing, and service skills in a dining, retail, or promotions environment
  • Trendy sense of style and attention to personal and property’s image
  • Effective public speaking skills and presence
  • Ability to pull, lift, and carry objects up to 35 lbs       specifically a fully loaded serving tray
  • Knowledge of specialty food and beverage items

 

What Is Next

Love what you see so far? For the best chance to hear from us, apply within 30 days of the posting date.

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Date Available: November 29th, 2018

Compensation: Competitive

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Requirements: , Work Permit Necessary

Contact Name: Lindsay Lin

Contact Position: Manager

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About Lake City Casino Kelowna

The Kelowna Casino is located in the Grand Okanagan Lakefront Resort and Conference Centre, situated on Okanagan Lake.

The casino has recently undergone an expansion and features over 500 exciting multi-denominational slot machines, table games and a live poker room.

The new Grove Bistro restaurant & lounge is renowned for its outstanding live entertainment and creative events.

The Kelowna Casino offers plenty of fun and excitement for anyone who wants to experience casino entertainment, Gateway Style!


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