Rivers Casino Portsmouth hosts virtual informational job forum

Posted at 5:21 PM, Sep 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-13 17:21:26-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Rivers Casino Portsmouth is set to hold a virtual informational job forum on Tuesday to learn more information on the new jobs coming to the city.

The hour-long forum will take place at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., online.

Available jobs will include positions in food and beverage, information technology, security and surveillance, marketing, finance, general administration, human resources, facilitates and gaming.

During the virtual forum, Rivers Casino says participants will hear from Rush Street Gaming leaders about how they will build a diverse local workforce, open new doors and inspire the community.

Candidates can submit any questions in advance or during the forum at

“Without exception, Rivers Casinos in other markets have improved the quality of life for our Team Members and their families,” said Jacob Oberman, senior vice president of development for Rush Street Gaming. “All Rivers Casinos have been voted a ‘Top Workplace’ by the employees who work there. We’re very proud to bring these diverse job opportunities to Portsmouth.”

Rivers Casino Portsmouth will feature a full lineup of slots, table games and poker, along with several new restaurants, a hotel and conference space.

The casino is set to bring more than 1,300 permanent jobs and about 1,400 construction jobs.