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Surveillance Operator  

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Category Casino/ Gaming  


The Surveillance Operator cooperates with, yet performs independently of, the gaming operation

The Operator monitors, detects, verifies, and reports gaming violations and other unwanted activity at the gaming facility in order to protect the Tribes' assets, reputation, standards, and to ensure compliance with Federal and Tribal laws, rules, regulations, and provisions contained within the Tribal - State Compact

The Operator must be knowledgeable of Federal Minimum Internal Control Standards (MICS), Gaming Commission approved procedures and policies, and the Internal Controls (IC's) of the gaming facility

The Operator must learn, monitor, document and report on violations of rules and procedures to all games played in the facility and must become knowledgeable in new games prior to implementation

The Operator must learn, monitor, document and report on accounting and internal control practices and procedures relevant to each employee's individual function

The Operator must have experience or aptitude for routine installation, maintenance, and operation of electronic surveillance equipment

The Operator will observe monitors, operate cameras, complete activity logs, and utilize computers to document activity, write reports and complete routine paperwork

Position Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Must be qualified and suitable to hold a Tribal gaming license under tribal, state and federal requirements

  • Must possess and maintain a valid Washington State Driver’s License and be eligible to be placed on the Tribe’s vehicle insurance policy

  • Must have manual and hand dexterity for equipment operations


  • Must adhere to STRICT CONFIDENTIALITY in reference to all Commission information in trust and confidence and shall not disclose confidential Commission information to any third party without the written consent of the Commission

  • Must sign Confidentiality and Code of Ethics Agreements

  • Must be willing to comply with the Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual of the Tribe and the Commission PersonnelAddendum Manual

  • Commission employees must adhere to a healthy drug free lifestyle in compliance with policy

  • Commission employees are prohibited from participating as a player in any gaming activities conducted by the Lower Elwha Tribe

  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time

  • Indian preference among equally qualified applicants will apply.


  • Operators cannot accept employment in any position with the Gaming Operation for a period of one full year after leaving the Surveillance Department without specific approval of the Gaming Commission

  • Employee shall disclose the names of all Gaming Operation or Commission employees who are a close relative (parent, child, sibling, grandparent, grandchild, and spouse) and any other person residing in the same household, including significant other

  • Pursuant to Commission policy, this position is subject to pre-employment, post-accident, and random drug testing.


  • Must have excellent written and verbal reporting abilities

  • Must have excellent observation and investigative skills

  • Must be capable to perform compliance audits

  • Must be able to work independently, to be detail oriented, to be prompt, and maintain an excellent record of attendance

  • Must be capable of maintaining a high level of concentration for long periods of time

  • Must have excellent organizational skills, work effectively with frequent interruptions, work on multiple tasks simultaneously, establish priorities, and organize workload

  • Must have the ability to understand implications of, and apply, federal, state, and tribal gaming rules and regulations

  • Must possess the ability to understand procedure manuals for all departments

  • Must have the ability to complete assignments discreetly, effectively, and efficiently in sensitive, confidential circumstances

  • Must have good mathematics and accounting skill for computing payoffs

  • Must be able to develop and maintain positive peer relationships and provide assistance to Commission and Casino staff in a friendly manner

  • Must be a ‘team player’ and work within a team-structured environment

  • Must have the ability to understand, install, and maintain surveillance equipment

  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays, rotating shift schedules, and any shift assigned

  • Must be able to tolerate a smoking environment

  • Must be able to travel as required


Shall function as the eyes of the Gaming Commission and Casino Management

Shall provide accurate, detailed, and verifiable information to be used for decision making, documentation, and report writing

Must be able to assess situations where criminal or improper activities appear to be taking place and act to document the activity while notifying Security and Gaming Agents of their observations

Must coordinate and cooperate with Gaming Agents, Casino department managers and supervisors to assure property protection

Secures and protects gaming property by monitoring for and reporting criminal or improper activity

Safeguards patrons, staff and the facility by recognizing and reporting potential or existing safety hazards, internal and external threats

Completes accurate incident reports in a timely manner

Maintains videotape files, surveillance equipment and evidence in an organized manner

Performs compliance audits on a random basis

Will coordinate with, and work in conjunction with, regulatory agents to safeguard the integrity of gaming operations.

Will maintain a chain of custody and secure evidence obtained in performance of duty

Will keep accurate records and maintain an efficient filing system of all information maintained

Adheres to the departments standard operating procedures

Operates and maintains CCTV system

Utilizes training and experience to train and inform other Commission staff

Will be cooperative, professional and courteous when dealing with casino operations management, the public, and representatives of regulatory bodies involved in Indian gaming

Maintains technical expertise through continuing education

Will attend meetings, training or other proceedings as designated by the Operations Manager or Director

May be required to testify before the Commission and/or a court of jurisdiction

May be required to assist with, or conduct, a special investigation by the Director

Use good judgment based on the best interest of the Tribe and the Commission while on and off duty

Reports to the Director of the Gaming Commission regarding matters of policy and purpose

Performs all duties as assigned


Knowledgeable in Class II and Class III gaming rules and regulations as applicable per the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC), the Tribal – State Compact, the Lower Elwha Gaming Commission, and the Internal Controls (IC’s) of the gaming operation

Excellent knowledge in the operation and maintenance of analog and digital surveillance systems

Prior experience in casino operations, Casino Surveillance, Casino Security and Table Games Protection

As with all positions of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe this position is Indian preference in hiring, in accordance with P.L. 93-638.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Various Shifts  
Close Date  
Number of Openings 1  
Open Date 10/11/2019  
Location Elwha River Casino  
About the Organization Information ---- about Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe  

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