MGM Resorts to Hold Career Fair January 12-13

January 09, 2012

Las Vegas, Jan. 6, 2012 – Spend your summer working in a beautiful resort setting, having fun and earning money!

 

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will hold a “Fun in the Sun Career Fair” in Las Vegas on Thursday, Jan. 12, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Friday, Jan. 13, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. to fill 500 summer positions at its Las Vegas Strip resorts.

 

The event will be held at the MGM Resorts Career Center located at 4886 Frank Sinatra Dr. (just south of Rue de Monte Carlo), Las Vegas.

 

Prior to attending the Career Fair, job applicants must apply online for the positions at www.mgmresortscareers.comApplicants should bring one hard copy resume and a valid ID to the event.

 

“Jobseekers will have an opportunity to gain experience in some of the most exciting and well-known resorts in the world,” said Lori Calderon, MGM Resorts Director of Employment Operations. “Many of these positions will put the life into our Company’s award-winning pool and restaurant experiences.” 

 

The full- and part-time temporary jobs pay between minimum wage and about $15/hour, and include:

 

  • Food Servers
  • Hostpersons
  • Buspersons
  • Cooks
  • Pantry Workers
  • Kitchen Helpers
  • Bartenders
  • Apprentice Bartenders
  • Cocktail Servers
  • Cabana Hosts
  • Pool Attendants
  • Lifeguards
  • Retail Cashiers

 

About half of the positions require work experience, while the other positions do not require experience. The length of employment will be approximately Feb. 28 through Oct. 31, 2012. The length of employment is dependant on business volumes.

The resorts where jobs will be offered during the MGM Resorts Career Fair include:   Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, Luxor Excalibur, New York-New York, Monte Carlo, ARIA, Vdara, The Mirage and Circus Circus Las Vegas.

 

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a peerless portfolio of destination resort brands, including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage.  In addition to its 51% interest in MGM China Holdings Limited, which owns the MGM Macau resort and casino, the Company has significant holdings in gaming, hospitality and entertainment, owns and operates 15 properties located in Nevada, Mississippi and Michigan, and has 50% investments in three other properties in Nevada and Illinois. One of those investments is CityCenter, an unprecedented urban resort destination on the Las Vegas Strip featuring its centerpiece ARIA Resort & Casino. Leveraging MGM Resorts' unmatched amenities, the M life rewards program delivers exclusive access, one-of-a-kind experiences, insider privileges, personalized rewards and partnership offers for both gaming and non-gaming members at the Company's renowned resorts nationwide. Through its hospitality management subsidiary, the Company holds a growing number of development and management agreements for casino and non-casino resort projects around the world. MGM Resorts International supports responsible gaming and has implemented the American Gaming Association's Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming at its gaming properties. The Company has been honored with numerous awards and recognitions for its industry-leading Diversity Initiative, its community philanthropy programs and the Company's commitment to sustainable development and operations. For more information about MGM Resorts International, visit the Company's website at www.mgmresorts.com.

 

SOURCE: MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL

 

MEDIA CONTACT:

Yvette Monet, MGM Resorts Public Affairs

(702) 491-6426 or ymonet@mgmresorts.com