Ameristar Casinos

  www.ameristar.com
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Good for the most part

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ameristar Casinos

Pros

Decent pay
great co-workers
perfect for a "people" person

Cons

senior management not open to opinions or ideas from the employees. Guest Service has been stressed so much, yet cuts in services have made providing good service frustrating.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't be afraid or unwilling to expend resources necessary to compete

No opinion of CEO

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    Frustrating!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ameristar Casinos

    Pros

    Enjoy the People I work with on the Casino Floor and the Laughter we share. I respect every person I come in contact with, while I am working

    Cons

    To many decisions are made by the Corporate Office in Las Vegas, without really knowing what is going on with my fellow Team Members in E.C.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the Team Members that actually work on the Casino Floor. They really do have good ideas and suggestions of what works at our Property. What may look good on paper or in a Pie Chart, DOESN'T necessarily mean it will work at a certain property.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Mass layoffs and continued terminations make Ameristar a tough place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ameristar Casinos

    Pros

    Pay of salaried team members
    Management's stock options and bonuses
    Company's philanthropy and volunteerism
    Quality of most facilities
    Legacy of quality, customer service and giving back to community that was promoted by company's late founder

    Cons

    Job insecurity and instability
    Workload
    Unrealistic work expectations after major staff reductions
    Management's lack of candor and honesty about what's happening

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Team members aren't stupid; tell them what's going on. Don't avoid communicating just because you don't like delivering bad news or because you feel guilty because you're still doing good, but so many team members aren't.

    Quit "disappearing" team members; it's freaking the rest of us out.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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