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Table Games Dealer

posted March 31, 2020

Sandia Resort & Casino
Albuquerque, NM
505666 l

About This Job


Position Summary

The dealer, under the direction of the Table Games Director, Manager, Pit Manager and Supervisor, is responsible for dealing the assigned game in accordance with casino policy and procedures.  The Dealer may sign Fill/Credit slips, table opener/closer and temporary opener/closers.  The dealer has access to pit areas, table banks, and cards/dice in play and customer funds.

Supervision Exercised

Supervised by the Table Games Supervisor and/or Pit Manager/Boss.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Checks and verifies all equipment.
  2. Verbalizes on all game transactions.
  3. Accurately deals all games as assigned.
  4. Knows and understands the procedures for all games assigned.
  5. Provides outstanding customer service.
  6. Keeps supervisor informed about game situations.
  7. Makes proper change and color-ups.
  8. Possesses excellent dexterity for the games dealt.
  9. Understands and observes the proper rotation.
  10. Responsive and compliant with supervisor requests.
  11. Recognizes winning/losing bets and situations.
  12. Maintains awareness of game situations and players at all times.
  13. Walk the tables on games that require it.
  14. Follows all procedures regarding the acceptance of tips.
  15. Treats all customers as valued patrons of the house.
  16. Maintains a neat and professional appearance.
  17. Assists the supervisor in complying with all duties.
  18. Strict adherence to Sandia Casino System of Internal Controls.
  19. Maintains and cleans work area.
  20. Performs additional duties and responsibilities as necessary or assigned.

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  1. Ability to pass game tests and auditions.
  2. Ability to deal effectively with the public.
  3. Ability to work odd and unusual hours, including weekends and Holidays.
  4. Ability to exhibit a strong motivational commitment to the organization.
  5. Ability to follow instructions.
  6. Ability to speak accurately and clearly in public.
  7. Knowledge of all Table Games rules and regulations.
  8. Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.


Minimum Qualifications, Education and Experience


  1. High School Diploma, GED certification or equivalent.
  2. One (1) year dealing experience.
  3. Successful passing of a table audition.
  4. Must be at least 21 years of age.

Licensing Status

  1. Must be able to obtain and maintain the required Gaming license.
  2. Will require a post-offer, pre-employment and random drug screening.

Working Conditions

  1. Work is performed indoors.
  2. Work hours subject to change with overtime work required.
  3. Must be able to work long hours under stressful conditions.
  4. Subject to hazards that may cause personal bodily harm: smoke, common colds, influenza, dust, odors and elevated noise levels.
  5. Tasks may be performed on uneven, inclined, hard and soft carpeted floors, cement structures and surfaces.
  6. Duties may involve walking, standing for long periods of time, sitting and crouching.
  7. Specific required movements include the following:
  • Trunk-bend, twist, rotate, push, pull, and carry
  • Arms-reach, carry, push, pull, lift, twist, and rotate
  • Legs-lift, push, pull, twist, and rotate
  • Hands-grasp, manipulates, bilateral coordination, eye and hand coordination, overall and finger dexterity.

Additional Information

Salary Range:  $6.58 – $8.23 Per Hour + TipsApplicants must already be authorized to work in the US and must be able to obtain and maintain a casino license in the state of New Mexico.


About This Employer

Sandia Resort & Casino

30 Rainbow Road, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113

(505) 796-7500

228 Room Casino

Since it first opened in 1994, The Sandia Resort and Casino has undergone extensive developments to its property to provide a truly all-inclusive and luxurious experience for visitors. Owned and operated by the Pueblo of Sandia, it was the very first Indian casino in New Mexico at its opening. Now there are approximately 25 tribal casinos in the state, including Sandia. 

The goal was to create an upscale experience that was close to home for New Mexicans, while encompassing Southwestern pride and culture for out-of-state visitors. With friendly customer service and opulent amenities, this goal was not only realized, it made Sandia Resort & Casino the best place for entertainment in the state.