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MGM holding another hiring event next week

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MGM Springfield is continuing its hiring spree this month as it works to fill thousands of positions.

The company has announced that they are looking for job seekers to apply for open positions in order to be considered for participation in an upcoming hiring event scheduled for Monday, June 18 and Tuesday, June 19.

All departments of the casino will be represented, but primary focus will be on food and beverage positions, including:

  • Cooks
  • Kitchen stewards
  • Servers
  • Bar porters
  • Hosts
  • Runners
  • Pantry and counter workers

MGM will also be recruiting for customer service-related positions, including: 

  • Front services attendant
  • Valet attendant & cashier
  • Coat check attendant
  • Houseperson

Next week's hiring event is by invite only.  To be considered for an interview during that event, MGM said that those interested must first apply online.

The company noted that they have already made employment offers to almost 2,000 people as they move toward employing a total of 3,000 people.

MGM established a goal of hiring 35 percent of their workforce from Springfield and 90 percent from a combination of Springfield and the region.

Those looking for more information on job opportunities at MGM, as well as other hiring events, can visit their career center at 1259 East Columbus Avenue in Springfield.  That center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.  

An MGM representative can also be reached by phone at (413) 273-5090 during those hours.

MGM Springfield is scheduled to open on Friday, August 24.

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