Away from the Limelight
When you think of employment in the gambling house, you usually think of the dealers, or the people at the lounge. These are the employees you see mostly at the floor. These are the ones most familiar to the gambling public.
However, there are other jobs that people tend to forget when they think of gambling houses. Example of these jobs is keno writing. You should also not forget about the people assigned in the pits - the pit bosses and the pit staff. The sportsbooking game also needs a lot of people to handle the bets of the gambling players.
There are other workers in the gambling houses which are not recognized by the gambling players. There are those who work to count the money coming in from the tables games and from the slot machines. They organize this into a neat order so as to avoid confusion. This is not an easy task because there is a lot of money being transacted in gambling houses.
Then, there is the maintenance crew. You do not expect the equipment at gambling houses to last forever, don't you? Then, who fixes the broken equipment such as slot machines, poker tables and bingo blowers? It is the maintenance crew who do this job. Usually, they work when the gambling players have already left so as not to create a scene. But there are gambling house owners which prefer that the maintenance crew fix the problem as soon as it happens. This is because they do not want to waste time in waiting for people to disappear. They want all their equipment to be up and running all the time to maximize profits.
Gambling houses also hire people who will assist the guests. Some use ushers, or attendants, while others use hosts. The hosts at the gambling house usually take care of the most important guest of the gambling house, which are usually the richest ones. The gambling house owners entrust only the hosts to handle such guests because it is such an important task, especially if they are handling a celebrity. It would be good for the gambling house if the celebrity is happy with the service because he or she can refer it to his other rich friends.
Of course, gambling houses also have staff which handles the salary of the employees and the processing of applications.
These are only some of the people who make gambling houses running. Gambling houses employ hundred, even thousands of people to make sure that the service is being kept in high quality.