The new Schenectady Casino is gearing up to open in early 2017 and is in the process of filling 1,200 positions.

According to, the Rivers Casino & Resort is taking applications to fill a BUNCH of positions and plans to hire over the next few months. According to the article, the casino will be holding vendor and job fairs at the following times and locations:

10am - 2pm Aug. 24
Centro Civico, 143 E. Main St., Amsterdam

South Glens Falls
6pm - 8pm Aug. 30
Moreau Community Center, 144 Main St., South Glens Falls

5 - 7pm Sept. 6
Troy Public Library, 100 2nd St., Troy

11am - 1pm Sept. 13
Hudson Area Library, 51 N. 5th St., Hudson

Clifton Park
5 - 7pm Sept. 19
Malta Community Center, 1 Bayberry Drive, Ballston Spa

5 - 7pm Sept. 26
Albany Public Library, 161 Washington Ave., Albany

10am - Noon Oct. 5
SEAT Center, 131 State St., Schenectady

Happy jog hunting!