6533- Casino occupations

Canada NOC: 
Job Title: 

Casino occupations

Job Description: 

Casino workers operate gaming tables, assist patrons using slot machines, accept keno wagers, pay out winning bets and jackpots and collect losing bets. They are employed by casinos.

Main Duties: 

Casino workers perform some or all of the following duties:

Operate gaming tables and games such as roulette, blackjack, keno, baccarat and poker
Monitor and assist patrons using slot machines
Explain rules of games to patrons and ensure that 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
Replenish and reset slot machines
may perform minor adjustments or repairs to slot machines.

Employment Requirements: 

Completion of secondary school is usually required.
On-the-job training is provided for gaming table dealers.
Security clearance is required for all casino workers.
Casino gaming licences are usually required for all casino employees.

Additional Inormation: 

Progression to supervisory positions is possible with experience in all activities related to gaming.

Classified Elsewhere: 

Amusement ride, sports facility and bingo hall workers (in 6722 Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport)
Supervisors of casino workers (in 6313 Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

National Occupation Classification, (2011)

Statistics Canada and Human Resources and Skills Development Canada,

February 2012,

Catalogue no. 12-583-X