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

    To provide friendly, courteous and efficient service to guests and through teamwork with other employees, ensure prompt response to all guests needs. Responsible for the proper maintenance and repair of slot machines, table games, and cashiering equipment.  May also serve as part of the slot verification process.



    • Installs tests and maintains electronic components, sub-systems and systems required for efficient and continuous conduct of business operations.
    • Inspects and tests assigned equipment, noting all defective parts and makes recommendation for correction.
    • May assist in jackpot payouts and the verification process.
    • Makes required adjustments and repairs to electronic and electro-mechanical equipment as assigned to maintain maximum efficiency.
    • Performs preventative maintenance to slot machines, Cage and Table Games equipment, either on the floor or in the slot shop to maintain quality function. 
    • Handles all equipment repairs on shite – diagnosing equipment problems and ensuring equipment is back in use with the shortest amount of down time possible.
    • Maintain detailed PM and Repair logs on each piece of equipment to document their PM schedule and maintain an effective history on all assets.
    • Collaborate and work closely with vendors to troubleshoot and resolve equipment breakdowns.
    • Adheres to regulatory, departmental, and company policies in an ethical manner.
    • Observes all safety regulations in the performance of assigned duties and reports any safety hazards to assigned supervisor.
    • Performs duties of slot host, as needed to ensure maximum performance of all slot machines on the casino floor.
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, holidays and fluctuating days off.


    What are we looking for?

    • Proficiency in the use of tools of the trade including hand power and machine equipment testing devices and instruments as applicable.
    • Prior slot technical experience strongly preferred.
    • Proven time management skills and ability to perform effectively in a self-directed work environment with minimal supervision
    • Communication and interpersonal skills
    • Must also possess a set of hand tools sufficient for completion of assigned duties.
    • Must be able to work within a smoke-filled environment
    • 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.
    • Ability to be consistent with departmental cultural standards: to always be positive and productive and present yourself as such.
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Two years of technical training
    • Three years in the installation, maintenance and repair of electronic systems 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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