Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners:

Post information enabling patrons to wager on various races and sporting events. Assist in the operation of games such as keno and bingo. May operate random number generating equipment and announce the numbers for patrons. Receive, verify, and record patrons' wagers. Scan and process winning tickets presented by patrons and payout winnings for those wagers.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 238
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 115.43 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Customer Service
Oral Communication
Written Communication
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Attention to Detail
Resource Allocation
Conflict Management
Critical Thinking
Following Directions
Work Ethic
Information Gathering

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performing for or Working Directly with the Public

Conduct gaming activities or transactions
Provide sports or gaming related customer service
Assist patrons at entertainment events
Usher patrons to seats or exits
Operate gaming equipment
Resolve customer or public complaints or problems
Greet customers, guests, visitors, or passengers
Sell services
Provide assistance or direction to customers
Sell perishable items such as food, beverages, or tobacco
Take customer orders

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Exchange money for playing chips
Determine supplier with best bid
Collect deposits, payments, funding, or fees
Monitor currency, coin, or checks in cash drawer
Issue supplies, materials, or equipment

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Related Licensing Requirements

Occupational Riverboat Gambling License (18-0000000026)

In order to obtain a license to work in a riverboat casino, the candidate must: Be at least 18 years of age. Not have been convicted of a felony nor have been subject to disciplinary action that woul interfere with the ability to carry out professional duties. Demonstrate a level of skill of knowledge that the commission determines is necessary to perform the skills necessary for the occupation. Submit a full set of fingerprints. Pay all application and licensure fees.

- Indiana Gaming Commission (3172330046)

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