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Gun Lake Casino Team Member Car Giveway

All existing and new Team Members will be eligible to win a new car for working with GLC!

(Wayland, Mich.) – Gun Lake Casino is celebrating new, and existing team members by giving away a brand new 2022 Nissan Kicks. The casino announced today that it will host a drawing this December for all eligible team members, hired by October 1, 2021, and in good standing as of December 1, 2021.

The team member car giveaway will be held on December 8, 2021 for a brand new 2022 Nissan Kicks valued at over $20,000. The winning team member may also choose a cash option of $14,000 if they prefer. The vehicle will be provided by Cole Nissan from Kalamazoo.

“The creative incentives offered to our existing, and new team members, like this car giveaway, reveals how Gun Lake Casino strives to be a premiere employer,” commented Sal Semola, president and chief operating officer for Gun Lake Casino. “Not only do we wish to hire new team members for our upcoming $100 million expansion, but we also want to ensure that our current team is shown appreciation for their contributions to the success of Gun Lake Casino. We have gone outside the box to demonstrate our commitment to those who are employed at Gun Lake Casino, and who make us the best entertainment destination in West Michigan.”


Gun Lake Casino will host multiple recruitment events in July to fill over 200 positions needed with anticipation of the expansion. The interviews will focus on open positions for multiple departments including, food and beverage, table games, slots, cage, operations, and security.

On Tuesday, July 6 a hiring event will occur in Gun Lake Casino’s parking lot, located at 1123 129th Avenue, Wayland, MI 49348. Open interviews will take place from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

A second recruitment event will occur on Wednesday, July 7, in Gun Lake Casino’s Harvest Buffet, located at 1123 129th Avenue, Wayland, MI 49348. Candidates can participate in open interviews from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

For more information on Gun Lake Casino and to view additional hiring event dates, visit www.gunlakecasino.com/careers.


At Gun Lake Casino, team members can expect industry leading wages. For all non-tipped positions, a minimum $14 starting wage, and for all tipped positions there is a starting wage of $7.40 per hour plus tips.

In addition to competitive starting wages, Gun Lake Casino provides an enticing, and highly-valued benefits package, which includes:

  • Three weeks of paid vacation.
  • Quarterly discretionary bonus incentives for all active team members; $3.5 million paid out since January 2020.
  • $500 internal team member referral program.
  • Free health care including dental, vision, and medical benefits.
  • Free shift meals for team members.
  • A 401(k) program where all employer contributions are 100% vested immediately.
  • Annual tuition reimbursement of up to $10,000.


About Gun Lake Casino

Gun Lake Casino is located off Exit 61 on U.S. 131, halfway between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo.  The casino features over 2,200 slot machines, 47 table games, a 225-seat café, and a 300-seat buffet, along with bars, lounges, and live entertainment.

Gun Lake Casino is owned by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi. For more information, visit www.gunlakecasino.com.

 – member submission, Gun Lake Casino

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