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Pool Techician

Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel

777 San Manuel Boulevard
Highland, CA 92346

Casino & Hotel


Under the guidance of the Pool & Water Features Supervisor, the Pool Technician is responsible for ensuring the water in designated property areas is clean and safe for guests. The Pool Technician services and maintains swimming pools, fountains, spas, and hot tubs. The Pool Technician performs installations, and provides pool maintenance services including cleaning, filtering and purification. Additionally, the Pool Technician maintains the pools’ surrounding areas to be clean and orderly, while ensuring all pool safety rules and regulations are upheld.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

1. Diagnoses, repairs and maintains public swimming pools, water systems, filter systems, pumps and fountains.  Maintains pool pumps and filters by cleaning and servicing swimming pool filtration units. Ensures equipment such as pool covers, diving boards and slides are in good working order.

2. Maintains proper pH and Chlorine chemical balance for pools by regularly testing swimming pool water quality and pH balance.  Maintains values for good water quality by testing the chemical levels in public swimming pools and other water systems, and adjusts as needed.  Transports and stores hazardous chemicals.  Operates in compliance with all health and safety regulations and department and enterprise policies and procedures to ensure a safe pool environment at all times.  Ensures pool areas are visibly closed to guests during any pool maintenance involving safety concerns.

3. Responds to swimming pool related work orders in timely, friendly and efficient manner to assess and repair non-functioning machinery and equipment.

4. Uses swimming pool vacuum cleaners to clean pool floor.  Uses telescopic pole with net to clean and remove leaves and other debris.  Maintains pool area including cleaning of deck and other maintenance tasks. Picks-up trash and cleans public swimming pools, restrooms and other assigned facility areas.

5. Maintains manual and automated records of all activities and prepares daily/weekly/ monthly reports.  Logs and reports equipment faults and water quality problems to management promptly.

6. Performs other duties as assigned to support efficient operation of Department.


  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum two (2) years experience, preferably in a hospitality environment.
  • Knowledge of proper pool cleaning and maintenance methods.
  • Extensive knowledge of swimming pool chemicals and their properties.
  • Experience with electrical, plumbing, pool repair preferred.
  • CPO is preferred but not necessary
  • Equivalent combination of education and progressive, relevant and direct experience may be considered in lieu of minimum educational/experience requirements indicated above.


  • At the discretion of the San Manuel Tribal Gaming Commission you may be required to obtain and maintain a gaming license.
  • A qualified candidate/employee must have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record as determined by the enterprise’s insurance carrier.

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and San Manuel Casino will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

As one of the largest private employers in the Inland Empire, San Manuel deeply cares about the future, growth and well-being of its employees. Join our team today!

Posted November 19, 2023

Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel

Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel is located just 60 minutes from downtown Los Angeles in the city of Highland, CA. It is one of the largest casinos on the West Coast, with 7,000 slot machines, 150 table games, and five high-limit rooms. We are one of the top 10 largest casino resorts in the US.

Guests enjoy sweeping views of the San Bernardino Mountains, live entertainment, and a full array of dining options, which include The Pines Modern Steakhouse, Hong Bao Kitchen, Serrano Vista Cafe, Rock & Brews, Chingon Kitchen, Big Mo’ Cafe, and 11 bars and lounges.

The Serrano Spa earned a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star award, and The Pines Modern Steakhouse and Yaamava’ Resorteach earned a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star award, with all three being the first in the Inland Empire to receive such designation. Yaamava' Resort and Casino at San Manuel also received two 2023 AAA Four Diamonds ratings for the new hotel and The Pines Modern Steakhouse.

The hotel is a 17-story tower with 432 guest rooms. Guests relax in an elevated pool with a bar and private cabanas, the lavish full-service Serrano spa and salon, a health and fitness center, a full array of dining options, multiple bars and lounges, and luxe retail shops.

Indian gaming in California is an exciting, thriving industry. Whether working on the casino floor or providing support to gaming operations as a “behind the scenes” employee, you can contribute to a dynamic and challenging business and have opportunities to learn and grow with the gaming industry.

At San Manuel, our team members define us. Working at San Manuel is more than just a job. It is a career that will help you grow into the successful professional you want to be.

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After 35 years, Yaamava Resort & Casino employees still love their jobs!

We value our employees and offer a comprehensive Benefits Program

Our team members enjoy a competitive base salary, an annual discretionary performance bonus, and an annual merit increase as part of our total rewards package. Additionally, San Manuel supports team members' financial health through 401(k) retirement savings plans that offer a 2% core discretionary contribution and matching, and a host of other services - from discounts to tuition assistance.

Apply today to join our team!