Ameristar Casinos Reviews

Updated May 8, 2021

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
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Ameristar Casinos Vice Chairman and CEO Gordon R. Kanofsky
Gordon R. Kanofsky
93 Ratings
Pros
  • "They love to develop their team members, so if you are willing to work hard there is no limit to how far you can go(in 21 reviews)

  • "Pay, opportunity for advancement,fun environment(in 14 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "24/7 casino environment, location to downtown(in 24 reviews)

  • "Cigeratte smoke in the casino area(in 13 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Fun

      Apr 20, 2021 - Host/Hostess 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The regulars tend to be a lot of fun to talk to. Overall people there are great and the pay isnt bad either.

      Cons

      Some of the staff are catty.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great organization!

      May 8, 2021 - Experienced Poker Dealer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible schedule, covid responsible, management listens

      Cons

      Clientele, food, safety, cleanliness, none

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    3. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Unfair work environment

      May 5, 2021 - Bartender in Council Bluffs, IA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Money and relationships with guests and coworkers

      Cons

      Management, unfair treatment of sections and rotations

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Culture

      Mar 31, 2021 - Recruiter 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      This company really goes out of its way to treat their employees amazing, such a fun and amazing place to work.

      Cons

      Can't think of any at the moment!

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great job

      Mar 23, 2021 - Steward Supervisor in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Money is great they let you work all the Ot you want

      Cons

      Long hours no days off no pension short staffed all the time

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company and Property!

      Feb 17, 2021 - TA Specialist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Promotion and Growth from within Great Pay and benefits Opportunity to learn new tasks Management really wants you to love your work and it shows. The company is doing great and offers great perks like bonuses and free lunches to all employees. Definitely understand why teammates have been here 20+ years.

      Cons

      Competition is the area I would say- some great team members leave.

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Dealer

      Mar 15, 2021 - Table Games Dealer in Kansas City, MO
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun, friendly staff, entertaining our guests, learning all the games

      Cons

      There might be a lot of smoke

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      good place to work

      Mar 7, 2021 - SPA Receptionist in Denver, CO
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High customer service driven environment

      Cons

      i didn't had any problems working in there

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    9. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      lack of management involvement and corporate understanding of employee needs

      Mar 9, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I like the people I work with

      Cons

      Lack of leadership, refusal to pay appropriate wages to hire employees to travel up to Black hawk, consistently understaffed and expect too much from their employees who still work there, convinced nobody will leave so they mistreat the employees that stay, upper management has no understanding of what is expected of their hourly employee and continually reduce their resources and expect more productivity.

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Decent Working Experience

      Feb 25, 2021 - Server/Waiter in Saint Charles, MO
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good management and admin. Rewarding company culture.

      Cons

      Bad PTO Policy Occasional lack of transparency

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