Chumash Casino Resort
Employment Status
Full Time
Specific Work Schedule
Hotel Operations
Beginning Pay Rate

Director of Hotel Operations



In a competitive market where great entertainment and guest satisfaction can mean everything, the need for exceptional people is where it begins.

We are looking for a dynamic Director of Hotel Operations to carry on our 4 Diamond Guest Service Standards.  If you are looking for a new opportunity, come join our Team!  The Chumash Casino Resort is a premier employer in Santa Barbara County located in the beautiful wine country of Santa Ynez, California.  

The Director of Hotel Operations d
irects and manages the operational activities of the hotel, spa, and retail outlets to ensure efficiency and high standards of service.  Develops forecasts and budgets for room inventory and room revenue.  Ensures all guest-related issues are resolved in a manner consistent with company standards.




  • High School Diploma or GED Certificate.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality or related field preferred.


  • Two years General Manager, Hotel Manager, Director of Operations or Rooms Director experience.

Additional Requirements:

  • Two years General Manager, Hotel Manager, Director of Operations or Rooms Director experience.
  • Exceptional guest service skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Familiarity with a variety of property management systems.
  • Familiarity with yield management and cost controls.
  • Experience in budget development, general business accounting and forecasting.
  • Basic proficiency in computers, including Microsoft Office applications, e-mail and Internet.
  • Must work well within a team and be able to motivate Team Members.
  • Ability to effectively supervise and manage subordinate Team Members.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work assignments, and to delegate responsibilities.
  • Ability to remain calm and courteous in demanding and difficult guest situations.
  • Must apply for, receive, and maintain a Gaming License from the Tribal Gaming Agency.
  • Native American hiring preference applies.