Atlantic City Jobs

Atlantic City Jobs - Finding Employment in Atlantic City, NJ

If you are the type of person who appreciates a truly unique job, look no further than Atlantic City. If you have always admired the glitz and glamour of casinos, or daydreamed about being able to handle cards as gracefully and effortlessly as card dealers in the movies, you'll be thrilled to learn that anyone can learn the art of dealing cards. Casinos are far and away the largest employer in Atlantic City, and of course they provide a lot more types of jobs than just card dealers.

A quick search of positions open at Caesar's, for instance, reveals that there is currently a demand for everything from an Executive Sous Chef to a Security Officer. Just down the street at Sand's, you'll find your services in demand if you are a Computer Technician, Butler, or Travel Agent.

If you are looking for a career change, you'll also find plenty of training in Atlantic City. The Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College will set you on course for a career in one of Atlantic City's busy kitchens. They offer both intensive classes and evening classes in Culinary Arts and Food Service Management. With a little investment of your time, you can make the switch from being a connoisseur of Atlantic City food to one of the talented people who creates the savory dishes.

But if you want nothing more than to deal cards, a stop at a dealer's school is the first step. Dealing cards, as you can imagine, takes a substantial amount of skill and knowledge. Two schools in the Atlantic City area will give you the skills you need to run any game from blackjack to craps. Costs for a course will run anywhere from $500 to $2000, and you must be at least 21 years old to work in a casino in Atlantic City. Classes at the Professional Dealer's School or the Casino Careers Institute will teach you the ins and outs of particular games by creating a classroom atmosphere similar to a real casino.

No matter what your skills are, it will be easy to find a great job in the boomtown of Atlantic City. From executive to entry level, jobs are plentiful here. And in the unlikely event that you can't find something to suit you, there are plenty of opportunities to train for and try something completely different.