Richard D. Sooy Jr.

NJ Casino Control Commission Gaming License


Something that will challenge me on a daily basis, Customer interaction,customer satisfaction. I enjoy working with the public, and enjoy passing on my knowledge to others just joining the field.


10/2009 - Present: Unemployed
1/2009 - 10/2009 Cook/Bartender, Croctails Tavern, Atlantic City, NJ
                Lunchtime short-order cook, make daily special menus, keep inventory of kitchen food supplies, occasionally fill in for late/absent
                bartenders.  assist in bar stock inventory, take receipt of all food/beverage deliveries, check in stock,  rotate all stock,
                assist in preperation of any parties or special events for the bar.
12/2008-12/2008, Spa Attendant, Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa at Harrah's Atlantic City, NJ
               Assist guests, clean spa area, , keep snacks, beverages, and towels stocked.
                Left for personal reasons.
7/2007 - 11/2008 , Counterperson at "Tony's Shakes & Steaks", Brigantine, NJ
           Wait on customers at the counter, as well  as customers seated at tables.
            Occasional cooking duties as required.
            Restaurant closed for winter season.
5/2003 - 1/2007, Poker Floorperson at Tropicana Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
Assist dealers with questions/problems regarding NJ Casino Control Commission rules, regarding the game of Poker. Assist players in choosing a game of poker, and seat players at games. Rule on any problems that arise in the game. Conduct Poker Tournaments with anywhere from 20-200 players. Familiarity with all state rules regarding the games of poker licensed by the State of New Jersey
5/2002 - 8/2002, Slot Attendant at Bally's Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
Keep slot machines filled, and clear minor coin jams, assist guests with questions or problems relating to Bally slot payout proceedures. Manual payouts of more than $100.00 (cash) and assisting guest with payouts and paperwork for payouts over $1200.00
8/1992 - 1/2002, Poker Dealer at Trump Taj Mahal Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
Dealing the game of poker- Familiarity with all state rules regarding the games of poker licensed by the State of New Jersey
5/1990 - 8/1992, Barporter/Beverage Tech at Trump Taj Mahal Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
Familiarity of all aspects of bar operation, from simple cleanliness,occasional bartending, requisitioning supplys, maintaining condition of bar that met/exceeded requirements of local health codes. Also occasional coctail service.
6/1983 - 6/1990, Taxi/Limosine driver, Atlantic City NJ area at Freelance driver
Operate Independent taxi, occasional Limosine driver, Dispatch for multiple Taxicab companies in the Atlantic City/Brigantine, NJ areas.


, Atlantic City High School, 1982
, Brigantine Public Schools, 19