Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Host 2 - Part Time (Sports Bar Host)

Location US-IL-Joliet
Job ID
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino Joliet
Position Type
Regular Part-Time
Food & Beverage



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Joliet, we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.


An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Performs duties to greet and seat guests, takes reservations, and assists guests with special needs. 
  • Reviews current guest seating assignments and seats new guests according to seating system in each station.  Anticipates guests coming in and has this information before greeting each guest. 
  • Greets guests by name whenever possible, makes guests feel welcome, sincerely conveys appreciation for choosing to dine with us, and ushers to the appropriate table. 
  • Inputs necessary date into seating system and adheres to seating system recommendations. 
  • Assists staff in duties as requested. 
  • Assists guest with special requests or needs. 
  • Monitors restaurant operations, notifying the supervisor of problems, needs, or guest comments. 
  • Ensures menus are clean and contain appropriate panels and information. 
  • Ensures light levels, music levels, and temperature levels are perfect and adjusts accordingly. 
  • Offers a sincere send off to each guest (“Good night, thank you for coming in,” “Good luck”) and welcomes them back (“Come back soon”). 
  • Other duties as assigned.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Knowledge of food service is preferred.
  • Must understand and speak the English language fluently.
  • Must be 18 years of age or over.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

Equal Opportunity Employer



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