Sycuan Casino
Job Code
Position Salary
8.00 + Tips
Employment Status

Poker Dealer



Job Duties and Responsibilities:
(Note: Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, or changed at the sole discretion of Sycuan Management at any time)
  1. Maximizes Poker game revenue by distributing cards, facilitating wagers, performing cash and chip transactions from the table bank, and maintaining impress bank according to established procedures. - 50%
  2. Maintains game integrity by maintaining up-to-date knowledge of game procedures and house rules, applying procedures accordingly, informing players of rules as needed, and summoning Floor Managers for all game-related decisions. - 20%
  3. Provides guests with an enjoyable and entertaining atmosphere by welcoming and treating guests in friendly and courteous manner, providing guests with assistance and information as needed, and thanking guests for playing. - 10%
  4. Maintains adequate supply of poker chips by running chips from poker cage, refilling poker table banks, selling ships to guests upon request, and recording transactions according to established procedures. - 10% 
  5. Coordinates Poker room seating by greeting guests, issuing paging devices to notify players of availability of requested games, recording appropriate information on poker board, and notifying Floor Managers of table changes and seat lock-ups. - 5%
  6. Maintains the integrity of card control policy by properly suiting cards, checking for defects, matching cards, replacing cards as needed, and contacting surveillance and the casino cage as directed. 5% 
Skills and Knowlege:
  • Working knowledge of rules and procedures applicable to poker games
  • Working knowledge of Poker game protection
  • Working knowledge of shuffle procedures
  • Ability to shuffle and deal cards repetitively
  • Ability to deal 10 hands per down for Stud Poker
  • Ability to deal 15 hands per down for Hold'em
  • Ability to deal rapidly and effectively
  • Ability to use shuffle machine
  • Ability to cut chips quickly and accurately
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations
  • Ability to sit for up to three hours at a time
  • Ability to work in a smoking environment
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism
  • Ability to appear for work on time
  • Ability to work various days and shifts
  • Working knowledge of Title 31 procedures
  • Ability to deal above average hands per hour
  • Multi-lingual
Supervisory/Managerial Accountability:
Direct:     None
Indirect:   None


Job Specifications:
Education and Experience:
  • 6 months dealing experience 
  • 1 or more years of experience dealing poker games