Niagara Gazette

March 10, 2013

"Virtual Job Fair" gives job-seekers early connection for upcoming openings at Seneca casinos

Staff reports
Niagara Gazette

Niagara Gazette — The soon-to-be-expanded casino in Buffalo will be opening up job opportunities there as well as at Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel.

From now through March 31, Seneca Gaming Corporation is hosting a “Virtual Job Fair” online for hundreds of new opportunities with the soon-to-be expanded Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in preparation for its fall 2013 opening. Interested applicants should visit and click on “Seneca + Buffalo: The Real Deal” to submit a resume and cover letter.

As Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino expands, more opportunities to work at the two Seneca resort properties — Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel in Niagara Falls and Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel in Salamanca — will become available.

Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel will host its seventh annual Spring Job Fair from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on March 20 at the Seneca Niagara Events Center. Recruiters will be available to meet with job-seekers for various full- and part-time positions. Also at the Seneca Niagara Events Center on April 24 will be a Dealer Job Fair, with two sessions available at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Recruiters will offer successful interviewers the opportunity to enroll in free blackjack training classes toward earning an operating license. Experienced table games dealers are also encouraged to attend the fair. Upcoming opportunities at Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino include: table game dealers and management; count team supervisors and clerks; cage shift supervisors and cage cashiers; slot supervisors and slot attendants; slot technicians; marketing representatives; beverage bartenders, bar backs and servers; snack bar attendants, restaurant servers and management; culinary chefs and cooks; security officers and supervisors; valet attendants, and; maintenance and environmental services. In addition, Seneca Gaming Corporation will host the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino Expansion Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 16 at the Burt Flickinger Athletic Center, located at 21 Oak Street in Buffalo on the Erie Community College City Campus. This fair will provide opportunities for candidates to learn about the various positions available, and participants are encouraged to submit materials online via the Virtual Job Fair.

For all job fairs, prospective employees are encouraged to bring copies of a resume, dress professionally and be prepared for on-the-spot interviews, as some positions will provide immediate offers for hiring.

Team members of Seneca Gaming Corporation receive generous benefits, such as access to a free Team Dining Room and Fitness Center, both open 24 hours a day. The progressive company has many additional healthy initiatives, such as diabetes prevention and smoking cessation programs, as well as a newly-opened health office with services offered free-of-charge and no need for co-payments or insurance.

GET A JOB The Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel's seventh annual Spring Job Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on March 20 at the Seneca Niagara Events Center.