Recruitment Begins for New Casino Set to Open in Reno-Sparks, Nevada this Summer
Sparks, Nev. (June 23, 2022) – Legends Bay Casino today announced they have received final approval from the Nevada Gaming Commission paving the way for Olympia Gaming to begin operations in anticipation of opening later this summer. The first new casino built in Northern Nevada from the ground up in more than 20 years, recruitment efforts to fill nearly 300 open positions are now underway online and weekly hiring fairs are set to begin starting in July.
“We deeply appreciate the support of the Nevada Gaming Commission throughout this process and are excited to open later this summer,” said DeCourcy Graham, Olympia Gaming’s chief operating officer.
The leadership team is hiring team members for open positions in several departments including food and beverage, casino, Circa Sportsbook, engineering, security, surveillance, information technology and more.
“We can’t wait to not only bring 300 new and rewarding jobs to the community but also to introduce next-level gaming, dining, and entertainment experiences to the Reno-Sparks area,” said Court Cardinal, regional president of Olympia Gaming, the operator of Legends Bay Casino and Casino Fandango, “We encourage people who are looking for a wonderful new job opportunity to get a head start by applying online at legendsbaycasino.com to join our team.”
Interested candidates can apply online and can learn more about the hiring fair details by visiting legendsbaycasino.com. Hiring events will be in person at the Hampton Inn & Suites adjacent to Legends Bay Casino. Applicants should bring a resume and be ready to meet with a hiring manager. Job fairs will be held each week starting July 13 and running through August 3 and on-the-spot offers may be made including a possible $500 signing bonus. Legends Bay Casino will also offer guaranteed pay equal to 40 hours for each week of two-week training.
Hiring Event Schedule:
- Wednesday, July 13 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- Engineering, Warehouse, Security, Surveillance, IT
- Tuesday and Wednesday, July 19 and 20 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- Food and Beverage
- Tuesday and Wednesday, July 26 and 27 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- Table Games, Slots, Keno, Circa Sportsbook, Revenue Audit
- Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 2 and 3 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
- Food and Beverage
Upon opening later this summer, Legends Bay Casino will feature a thoughtfully designed casino with the newest and most popular slots, table games, live keno, as well as Northern Nevada’s only Circa Sports sportsbook, an exceptional rewards program, and incomparable promotions tucked into a unique location at The Outlets at Legends.
About Olympia Gaming
Olympia Gaming is the gaming development division of Olympia Companies, whose subsidiaries and related entities include Casino Fandango in Carson City and Legends Bay Casino in Sparks, opening in summer 2022. Voted the best casino in Carson City year after year, Casino Fandango features a wide variety of gaming, dining and entertainment venues. Legends Bay Casino will be the first new casino built from the ground up in the Reno-Sparks metropolitan area in over 20 years. In addition, through its affiliated companies, Olympia owns the Courtyard by Marriott hotel in Carson City and co-owns the Hampton Inn and Suites, and Residence Inn hotels in Sparks. For more information, visit Olympia Gaming.
About Legends Bay Casino
Building upon Olympia’s success in Carson City, Legends Bay Casino will feature the latest slots and table games, northern Nevada’s only Circa Sports | Sportsbook, several original dining and bar concepts, as well as seamless access to the open-air shopping and dining at The Outlets at Legends and the adjacent Sparks Marina. For more information, visit Legends Bay Casino.
Jeff Wagner – JWA
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