To apply for employment with Dakota Nation Gaming Enterprise, print out this application, complete it and mail to:

16415 Sioux Conifer Road
Watertown, SD 57201
Danielle Bird Horse, HR Director

All applicants must meet the following minimum selection standards:

  • Be 18-years-old or older
  • Two identification documents required upon hire
  • Be a citizen of the United States or a lawfully admitted immigrant
  • Complete a comprehensive written application (with attached resume detailing education and experience for all management positions)
  • Be able to qualify for the appropriate Gaming License
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Indian preference will apply/EEO (Please Provide Tribal Enrollment)
  • Must be licensable by the SWO Gaming Commission
  • A Key License requires your income tax filing for the last 3 years


CONTROLLER | 1 Full-Time

GENERAL FUNCTION: Development, analysis, and interpretation of statistical and accounting information in order to appraise operation results in terms of profitability, performance against budget and other matters bearing on the fiscal soundness and operating effectiveness of Dakota Sioux Casino.


  • Must have high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.
  • Degree in Accounting. CPA preferred.
  • Knowledge of data processing procedures and capabilities.
  • Supervisory experience.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Must obtain a PMO Gaming License.

Closes: November 16, 2018 at 4pm

maintenance | 1 Full-Time

GENERAL FUNCTION: Maintain the Casino building and grounds to provide a neat, safe, and clean environment.

REQUIREMENTS: Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Possess carpenter, electrical, or plumbing abilities. Knowledge in general maintenance repair. Must have necessary tools to complete work orders. Must have valid driver’s license. Ability to work any or all shifts. Must be able to do moderate amounts of lifting and climbing. Will be required to obtain a Non Gaming license upon hire. Wage D.O.E.  Must be 21 years of age.        

Closes: November 14, 2018 at 4pm


GENERAL FUNCTION: Supervise the porter department staff assuring that the casino is viewed by guests and employees as a safe and clean environment. Using optimal supervision – will maintain equipment, supplies and allocated resources.

REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Supervisory experience. Effective communication skills. Physically able to lift 40 to 50 lbs. Able to stand, walk, bend and/or stretch for prolonged periods of time. Weekends are mandatory. Must obtain a Non-Gaming license upon hire. Must be 21 years of age.

Closes: November 14, 2018 at 4pm

deli cook | 2 Full-Time & 1 part-time

GENERAL FUNCTION: To prepare individual meals using grill, fryers, and broilers according to customers request.

REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Must have one year cooking experience. Able to stand for long periods of time. Ability to lift at least 35 lbs. Must be able to work even shifts and weekend morning shifts. Cooking and food handling experience is required. Must obtain a Non-Gaming License upon hire.

Closes: November 14, 2018 at 4pm

wait staff | 3 Full-Time

GENERAL FUNCTION: To greet customers immediately, provide excellent customer service, and to make sure the customer has a wonderful dining experience. 

REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED required.  Customer Service experience.  Operate cash register, wait tables and counting money. Must be licensable by DNGE Non-Gaming.  Stooping, bending, standing for long periods of time, or lifting up to 50lbs. Required to rotate shifts, work holidays and weekends.

Closes: November 14, 2018 at 4pm