Casino occupations (NOC 6533)

High opportunity occupation

About this job

Gambling casino workers:

  • operate gaming tables
  • maintain slot machines
  • accept keno wagers
  • pay out winning bets and jackpots
  • collect losing bets
  • work in gambling casinos

Supervisors of gambling casino workers are included in this group.

Common job titles
  • casino dealer / runner / attendant
  • count room attendant - casino
  • croupier, casino
  • gaming table dealer / operator
  • guest service representative - casino
  • keno dealer / runner / writer


Gambling casino workers:

  • operate gaming tables and games such as roulette, blackjack, keno, baccarat and poker
  • explain rules of games to patrons and make sure the rules are followed
  • accept keno wagers and issue computerized tickets for selection
  • determine winners or announce winning numbers
  • calculate and pay out winning bets and jackpots
  • collect losing bets and maintain related reports
  • fill slot machines with coins and help patrons having difficulties with machines
  • do minor adjustments to slot machines

Gambling casino supervisors:

  • supervise the activities of casino workers
  • coordinate and schedule activities of staff working at gaming tables and slot machines
  • train casino staff
  • solve problems that arise, such as patrons' complaints and work-related issues

Work environment

Key aspects of the work in this occupation:

  • Work takes place in an indoor casino setting.

Career paths and resources

Career paths

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Additional resources

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