Requisition ID
    Ameristar Casino Hotel - East Chicago, IN
    Position Type
  • What would I be doing?

    Perform maintenance and repairs to a wide variety of equipment in the kitchen, casino, pavilion, parking garage, Hotel and grounds. Maintain inventory of and order parts and supplies.


    • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work alone.
    • Possess the ability to work from heights including ladders, scaffolds and lifts.
    • Responsible for providing own hand tools of the trade
    • Possess the ability to perform work in a safe and efficient manner, following local, state and federal guidelines and/or codes
    • Possess the ability to comply with all management requests within his/her abilities.
    • Responsible for maintaining shop area, spare parts area, storage area, inventory materials, equipment and associated parts of all the various trades. 
    • Possess the ability for general repairs and basic installations
    • Adjust and perform preventative/predictable maintenance
    • Maintains the information in the shop log or documents his/her assignment through the work order system.
    • Must maintain open lines of communication with supervisors
    • Ability to operate all tools of the trades including power tools safely, maintaining and caring for those tools on a regular basis.
    • Repair and maintain HVAC systems
    • Replace damaged ceiling tiles, floor tiles, and wall coverings
    • Perform preventative maintenance and repairs to equipment on a scheduled basis, including electrical needs
    • Handle routine calls, prioritized by guest service needs
    • Plumbing, drywall repair, carpenter functions, special trade

    What are we looking for?

    • Must have experience working as a commercial plumber.
    • Knowledge of general maintenance procedures and training or experience in the field of commercial kitchen equipment repair.
    • Current valid Driver’s License.
    • Must be able to read blueprints and/or written instructions.
    • Ability to share or divide attention among several ongoing activities, projects, or assignments.
    • Strong customer service skills.
    • Ability to work effectively, independently and as part of a team.
    • Ability to follow all policies and procedures including but not limited to attendance, appearance, safety and security policies.
    • Basic knowledge of general repairs, installations, any electrical repair of 120/240 single phase, painting and wall papering, plumbing, carpentry, and drywall in a safe and efficient manner.
    • Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, holidays.
    • Ability to sustain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.
    • Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with issues.
    • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.
    • Highly organized and detail-oriented.
    • Mechanical aptitude.
    • Problem solving skills.
    • Ability to interact with internal and external guests.
    • High School Diploma or certificate from educational institute.
    • 36 months related experience preferred.


    What would it be like to work at this property?

    Photo - East Chicago

    Ameristar East Chicago is known for its high-quality guest service, superior dining and luxurious hotel rooms, which won a certificate of excellence from Trip Advisor in 2017. Located just 25 miles from downtown Chicago and conveniently located only minutes away from major interstates, this property has one of the largest selections of games in northwest Indiana.


    Ameristar East Chicago

    777 Ameristar Blvd.

    East Chicago, IN 46312


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