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Disk Jockey - DJ - Pittsburgh

Posted October 15, 2020

Live! Casino Pittsburgh
Greensburg, PA
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About This Job

Description

The Disk Jockey provides music entertainment to guests.

Responsibilities

Core Service Standards

  • CLEAN: Must make the property shine and look impeccable while maintaining a neat CLEAN and crisp personal appearance
  • SAFE: Must make guests feel SAFE and comfortable through creating a worry free, carefree experience.
  • FAST: Provide FAST and efficient service with accuracy. Meet service time requirements and anticipate guest needs.
  • FRIENDLY: Greet each guest with FRIENDLY welcomes, making eye contact and smiling. Use H.E.A.R.T. steps to ease guest concerns. Say thank you to departing guests.
  • FUN: Work passionately as a team to create a FUN experience both for everyone who works and plays here

Specific Responsibilities and Duties

  • Use various formats including vinyl, CD or MP3, and a range of equipment such as turntables, mixers, microphones and amplifiers.
  • Access to your own equipment and software.
  • Play and mix records in clubs or bars, to create atmosphere and/or keep people dancing.
  • Provide wide range of playlists and music mixes depending on the setting and choose music to suit your audience’s taste and the venue’s music policy.
  • Have knowledge of music trends.
  • Capable of interacting and have a good sense of humor with the public.
  • Feed off the crowd and get the crowd involved with the activities and events of the venue for entertainment value.
  • May operate lighting and visual effects in time to the beat.

Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Must speak English fluently, other languages preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others; understand and complies with all Company and departmental rules and regulations.
  • Must be able to work in smoke filled environments.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of approved Responsible Gaming Program.
  • Required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
  • Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Handling objects, microphones, cables and other sound system products.
  • Standing, bending, stooping, and kneeling.

Educational Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent or equivalent work experience with performing live, specifically with DJing for events/parties/nightclubs.

Physical Requirements

  • 24/7 operation requiring extended hours and the ability and willingness meet the applicant’s schedules when needed. 
  • Casino is over 100,000 square feet and requires ability and energy to move about it with a true sense of urgency.
  • Handling, carrying or lifting items weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in a smoke-filled environment.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of times without sitting or leaning 
  • Ability to climb, bend, stretch, twist or reach with your body and arms, work under variable temperatures and noise levels 
  • Use of going up and down 31 stairs multiple times per day and elevators

Working Conditions

  • 24/7 high energy casino with over 100,000 sq. ft of gaming and entertainment space and approximately 500 employees
  • Exposed to alcohol, cigarette and cigar smoke, bright lights, and loud noises.
  • You may occasionally work in an environment where smoking is allowed.

Additional Information

All applicants must be able to demonstrate their US work authorization during the employment verification process.

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About this Employer

Live! Casino Pittsburgh

5260 Route 30
Greensburg, PA 15601

Live! Casino Pittsburgh opening in late 2020, is a $150-million, first-class gaming, dining and entertainment destination in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, approximately 30 miles from downtown Pittsburgh. Conveniently situated directly off Route 30 at the popular Westmoreland Mall development, the 100,000-square-foot facility will feature 750 slots and approximately 30 live-action table games, plus a FanDuel Sportsbook. 
 
It also will provide nationally recognized restaurants and live entertainment venues, including Sports & Social Steel City, a one-of-a-kind sports restaurant, gaming venue and social lounge that will offer guests the ultimate sports fan experience. Live! Casino will be developed, owned and managed by Stadium Casino Westmoreland RE LLC, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies, the premier developer of Live! dining, entertainment, gaming, hotel and sports-anchored destinations in the country. 
 
Live! Casino is projected to generate $200 million in annual economic impact, with an additional $148 million in economic impact from construction, including approximately 960 direct and indirect construction jobs, plus more than 500 permanent new jobs for local and regional residents.