Date:January 13, 2012
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

Coushatta Casino Resort Looking to Fill 200 New Jobs
Recruiting event set for Jan. 17

A recruiting event will be held Tuesday, Jan. 17, for Coushatta Casino Resort, which is looking to hire 200 to 250 employees for its new casino hotel in Kinder.

The event, sponsored by the Louisiana Workforce Commission, will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Multi-Purpose Building at the Fairgrounds, 810 South Lake Arthur Ave., Jennings. The recruiting event is free and open to the public.

Available positions include cage cashier, food and beverage, laundry, room attendant/housekeeping, maintenance/HVAC, electrician, security/limo shuttle and managerial staff. Applicants must be at least 18 and bring a valid drivers license and social security card. Job seekers are encouraged to bring an updated rsum, although it is not required. Applicants will be asked to complete an employment application, and should be prepared for an opportunity to interview with a company representative and to take a pre-employment drug screen.

Grand Coushatta Casino offers competitive wages, matching 401(k) plan, generous paid time off program, full- coverage health insurance and an on-site medical center and pharmacy.

For more information contact Diane Choate with the Acadia Business and Career Solutions Center at 337-788-7550 ext. 113.

LWCs services are offered at no cost to employers or to participating job seekers.

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