Executives of Fifth Street Gaming, developer and operator of Downtown Grand, announced today that applications for more than 800 positions are being accepted on their website.
Positions include management, front of the house and back of the house positions. Hiring is expected to continue over the next four months until all positions are filled. All applications and resumes should be submitted by way this website link here.
The 650-room downtown hotel resort casino is set to open in fall 2013. Under active redevelopment, Downtown Grand is undergoing a $100 million renovation which includes an 18,200-square-foot rooftop deck and pool for which concrete was poured just a few weeks ago.
According to Seth Schorr, CEO of Fifth Street Gaming, the company is excited to move into this important hiring phase.
"We anticipate a strong response given both the current unemployment rate and the fact that Downtown Grand will provide a great employment opportunity," he said. "People are excited to work with us and ready to join a fantastic team."