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Ameristar Casino Resort Spa - Black Hawk, CO
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Be the Best You

Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) is a dynamic and growing casino entertainment company with more than 15,000 team members working at 16 casinos and racetracks located in Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Ohio - and PNK has a management contract for Retama Park Racetrack outside of San Antonio, Texas.

At PNK, we are guided by our team member promise - Be the Best You. Through this promise we strive to support our team members in living their best lives by offering them challenging and rewarding work, a competitive benefits package and opportunities to build lasting relationships.

Property Details

Photo - Black Hawk

Stepping into Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk is like entering a landmark mountain lodge in one of the West’s best-loved National Parks. Set in the Rocky Mountains, this modern casino hotel is 1.4 miles from Central City Opera, 8 miles from the tours at Argo Gold Mine and Mill, and 10 miles from I-70. With its soaring ceilings, timber beams and massive floor-to-ceiling stone fireplaces, this two-story casino has a rustic elegance. Ameristar Black Hawk also boasts a luxury full-service hotel with 536 well-appointed rooms including 64 luxurious suites, a roof-top pool and full-service ARA Day Spa.


Ameristar Black Hawk

111 Richman Street, PO Box 45

Black Hawk, CO 80422


To ensure all types of facility maintenance and construction are performed in a safe, timely and cost efficient manner.



  • To provide primary and specialized support for all mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and finished trades related systems through delegation of responsibilities to the crew and personal hands-on performance
  • Conduct routine and miscellaneous inspections regarding new installations, preventative maintenance, repairs of mechanical, electrical and plumbing nature
  • Design and develop support strategies to enhance performance, capability, reliability of specific systems, and assists the department team in the development of long-term capital planning
  • Conduct and review timely periodic Team Member performance appraisals
  • Monitor all scheduled and unscheduled overtime and emergency callbacks
  • Coordinate contractors and vendors. (schedules, jobs, etc)
  • Monitor parts and supplies inventory to maintain adequate supply of necessary parts while avoiding excess or obsolete inventory items


  • Strong problem solving, mediation, coaching, and consulting skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Journeyman level in mechanical, engineering or plumbing trade or master in a finished trade
  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office
  • Must be highly skilled in the use of all hand and power tools related to facility based maintenance
  • Must have highly skilled working knowledge of electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry fields
  • Must be highly skilled with proper application and use of common and job related special tools and test equipment
  • Ability to sustain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism
  • Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with Team Member relations issues
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with Team Members at all levels of the organization
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • 4 years facilities maintenance
  • 1 year facilities leadership in hospitality or a related field
  • Journeyman’s or Stationary Engineer’s license or trade school certification
  • EPA certification required
  • Able to obtain and maintain a Colorado Support Gaming License
  • Able to maintain a valid State-issued Driver's License and pass an MVR Background Check.