Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Host/ Hostess - Full Time

Location US-WV-Charles Town
Job ID
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Food & Beverage



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Charles Town, 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

  • $10 per hour and $1,500 Sign-On Bonus
  • Internal applicants are not eligible for sign-on bonus.


- Supervises, assigns work tasks, and coordinates activities of Dining Room personnel to provide fast and courteous service to guests. - Greets guests with a sincere and friendly welcome, escorts them to tables, introduces server, and provides menus. - Adheres to concessions and beverage policies. - Schedules dining reservations and arranges parties or special services for diners. - Communicates guests’ comments and concerns to management. - inspects Dining Room serving stations for neatness and cleanliness, and requisitions table linens and other Dining Room supplies for tables and serving stations. - Assists in table clears and resets. - Collects payment from customers, when necessary or directed by Room Manager. - Totals receipts at end of shift to verify sales and clears cash register. - Completes any task assigned by Dining Room Manager, supervisor, Chef, or Maitre D’.

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

- High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED). - Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  - Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  - Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent. - Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. - Must qualify for licensing with the West Virginia Racing Commission.  Must be able to obtain proper Food Handler Certification.  Must be certified in TiPS training upon hiring. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms and taste or smell.  The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.   The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. Must be able to work in a smoke-filled environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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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