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New York State Department of Labor

Commissioner Reardon Announces Partnership with Resorts World Catskills to Help Fill Hundreds of Jobs in Monticello

New Resort Casino Will Bring 500-700 Jobs Opportunities to Monticello
Resorts World Catskills, in Conjunction with the New York State Department of Labor, Will Host Two Large Recruitment Events

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Albany, NY (January 13, 2018) -

New York State Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon today announced that the New York State Department of Labor will partner with Resorts World Catskills to help fill between 500 and 700 new jobs in Monticello. The new resort casino, in conjunction with the Department of Labor, will host a two large recruitment events; on January 17 & January 24.

  • January 17 – Wednesday from 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the Holiday Inn, 68 Crystal Run Road, Middletown, N.Y. 10941; and
  • January 24 – Wednesday from 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the Courtyard by Marriot, 24 Crystal Run Crossing, Middletown, N.Y. 10941

The New York State Department of Labor is pleased to be able to connect talented jobseekers with new employment opportunities at this exciting new location,” said State Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon. “I strongly encourage any job seeker in the region with interest in one of these positions to come to our event and learn more about Resorts World Catskills.”

During the event, business representatives will be conducting on-site interviews to fill the following positions:

  • Housekeeping Room Attendant
  • Environmental Services – cleaner, housekeeping etc.
  • Cooks
  • Servers
  • Cocktail Servers
  • Bartenders
  • Stewards
  • Cage Cashiers
  • Security

In addition to competitive wages, the Resorts World Catskills benefit package includes 401K match, dental & vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, subsidized meals and on-site parking.

Empire State Development President, CEO & Commissioner Howard Zemsky said, "Since taking office, Governor Cuomo has been committed to generating economic growth in every corner of New York State.  The opening of Resorts World Catskills is the latest example of these efforts and it will bring a big boost to tourism in Monticello, as well as the Mid-Hudson and Southern Tier regions.”

“The New York Gaming Commission is pleased to work with Resorts World Catskills and the Department of Labor to highlight the diverse employment opportunities available at the Resorts World Catskills,” said New York Gaming Commission Chair Barry Sample. “The new gaming facility will provide a vast array of job opportunities and will serve as an economic driver for the region and the state of New York.”      

"Resorts World Catskills is looking for team members to join our dynamic staff,” said Charles A. Degliomini, Executive Vice President of Resorts World Catskills. “At Resorts World Catskills, we believe in encouraging professional growth for all of our team members. We also offer flexible schedules, extensive training, competitive pay, and a fun and friendly work environment. We appreciate Governor Cuomo and the New York State Department of Labor for their support, and thank them for their commitment to workforce development in our region."

Candidates are asked to apply for positions online prior to the event at: https://www.labor.ny.gov/ResortsWorldJobs.

Career fairs and recruitment are just two of the many no-cost services provided to any business in New York State through the Department of Labor. Businesses are also invited to list their open jobs on Jobs Express, the New York State Department of Labor’s online jobs database, which currently lists more than 110,000 available positions.

For additional information about upcoming career fairs and other events, please visit: www.labor.ny.gov/events.

For additional information about Jobs Express, please visit: www.jobs.ny.gov.

About Resorts World Catskills
Opening in February 2018, Resorts World Catskills boasts more than 100,000 square feet of casino gaming space with 2150 slot machines, more than 150 live table games and a poker room.  Also on site is a 10,000-square foot spa and an all-suite hotel.  For more information, please visit https://rwcatskills.com.

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