SOURCE: Red Hawk Casino

September 10, 2008 10:19 ET

Red Hawk Casino to Host Job Fair on September 21 and 22

Casino Seeks Qualified Applicants to Fill a Variety of Positions for Food and Beverage, Housekeeping, Slot Supervisors and Slot Technicians

PLACERVILLE, CA--(Marketwire - September 10, 2008) - Red Hawk Casino announced today that it will host a job fair on Sunday, September 21 from noon to 5 p.m. and Monday, September 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the casino's Temporary Employment and Training Center located at 1117 Windfield Way in El Dorado Hills. Casino representatives are looking for qualified candidates to fill positions for food and beverage, housekeeping, slot supervisors and slot technicians. Those who have applied online in advance will be interviewed by casino representatives for open positions.

"Red Hawk Casino is bringing Las Vegas-style excitement to Northern California and we are looking for outgoing people who want to be part of our world-class team," said Peter Fordham, general manager, Red Hawk Casino. "We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, along with a dynamic and pleasurable working environment that includes amenities and architectural details that will absolutely knock your socks off. We encourage all interested applicants to visit our Web site to view the wide variety of positions that are still available."

Prior to attending the job fair, all candidates are encouraged to create a profile and fill out an application at Individuals without computer access can visit the Temporary Employment and Training Center where they will be provided access to a computer to fill out a profile and application. Interested applicants must be at least 18 years old to apply. A current list of open positions can be found on the Red Hawk Casino Web site at

"So far we have received a tremendous response from those interested in working at the Red Hawk Casino, having received more than 11,000 applications to date," added Fordham. "However, we are still looking to fill a variety of exciting positions ranging from slot technicians and slot supervisors to bartenders, servers, cooks, hostesses and cashiers."

In addition to housekeeping, slot supervisors and slot technicians, many open positions will support Red Hawk Casino's six restaurants and four entertainment bars. These establishments will offer a variety of fine and casual dining options, including: a premium steakhouse featuring a collection of local and international wines; a contemporary Asian-themed restaurant with an eclectic blend of Chinese, Japanese and Vietnamese dishes; a modern sushi restaurant and raw bar featuring fresh chilled shellfish and seasonal creations; a casual, rustic grill offering American and Mexican foods, an extensive beer list and views of the Sierra Nevada; a fabulous buffet with live-action cooking stations and a vast selection of fresh foods; and a café for those in need of a quick snack or coffee break.

For questions on the Red Hawk Casino Job Fair, please call (530) 677-7000, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

About Red Hawk Casino

The Red Hawk Casino is owned by the Shingle Springs Tribal Gaming Authority, an instrumentality of the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians. It is scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2008 near Placerville, Calif., located off of Highway 50, just 30 minutes east of Sacramento. The project is being managed by Lakes Entertainment, Inc. and will blend Las Vegas-style excitement with the natural beauty of Northern California. Once complete, the Red Hawk Casino will feature 2,000 slot machines, 75 table games, six restaurants, four bars, and lighted, covered parking. More information can be found at

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