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Slot Host

Tesuque Casino

7 Tesuque Road
Santa Fe, NM 87506

Hotel Casino


Position Summary:

Under direct supervision of the Lead Slot Supervisor/Slot Shift Supervisor, it is the responsibility of the Slot Host to greet guests and to create a positive, fun gaming experience.

Note: Native American preference will be given.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Observes all activity within assigned area offering assistance to slot and video gaming device players, and instruction and advice on machine functions and payouts.

Knowledge of the various types of slot and video gaming device machines and is able to identify major malfunctions and correct minor machine malfunctions.

Identifies jackpots, possesses and completes them promptly, accurately and with a high degree of service.

Aware of the various types of slot and video gaming device cheating methods and is able to recognize any potential attempts while monitoring assigned section.

Capable of handling routine guest complaints and incidents and exhibits the appropriate discretion to identify situations that require the attention of supervisory personnel.

Well versed on various casino promotions, events and relays it to players in assigned area.

Organizing assigned sections to ensure cleanliness and neatness for casino guests.

Adhere to company policies and procedures to include applicable gaming regulations.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Pueblo of Tesuque Gaming License
  • Strong knowledge of various internal written and verbal codes/abbreviations.
  • Bi-cultural experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

One-year Casino experience preferred.

Must be 21 years old.

Physical Requirements: 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand and walk for extended periods. The employee occasionally is required to sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee will be required to talk for extended periods and must be able to hear and understand. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to twenty five (25) pounds.

Work Environment: 

Work is generally performed in a casino setting with exposure to second-hand smoke and a high noise level. Due to the nature and scope of this position, evenings, weekends, holidays, and extended hours and irregular shifts will be required.

ADA/EEO Compliance:

The Pueblo of Tesuque Development Corporation (POTDC) and Tesuque Casino is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In Compliance with the American Disabilities Act, the Corporation will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.


You will be required to pass a drug screening examination successfully. The use of any drug or other controlled substance that is illegal under Federal Law is not permitted, including medical cannabis.

To Apply:

Resumes are encouraged. However, we will not accept it in lieu of the application. Submit an application by applying online. Incomplete applications may delay or exclude you from consideration.

Posted February 15, 2024

Tesuque Casino

About Us

Tesuque Casino, owned by the Pueblo of Tesuque, is located  in the foothills of the gorgeous Sangre de Cristo mountains, 10 miles north of Santa Fe, Mexico. 

The gaming facility offers a 72,000 square-foot casino, which features 800 slot machines and 10 table games. Food venues include Cottonwood Kitchen with an exhibition kitchen, ample lounge and bar area overlooking the casino floor, and a 75-seat outdoor patio. Grab & Go offers fast food at an affordable price for casino players on the go.

Tesuque Casino offers live, intimate performances seven days a week, in the 4,000 sq. ft. lounge area featuring local musicians and some of the nation’s biggest acts.

Tesuque is the Spanish variation of a traditional Tewa language name for “village of the narrow place of the cottonwood trees.” The beauty of this magnificent landscape also contributed to the design and construction of the casino, with massive walls of windows giving every guest a front row seat to some of the most spectacular imagery that nature has to offer.