Opportunities for Veterans

Opportunities for Veterans

MGM Resorts International is committed to honoring our country’s veterans through high quality career opportunities. We believe that veterans embody the values of MGM Resorts– teamwork, integrity, excellence, and inclusion – and are actively inviting them to join our organization. “As a company, we recognize that there is no better way to tell our veterans “Thank you”, than to offer them viable employment and pathways to careers. It’s as much in our company’s interest, as it is for our service men and women.”

-Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO, MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts values your service and sacrifice of our county and seeks to leverage the skills and experience you gained while serving by helping to place you into a meaningful and rewarding career. Whether an officer or enlisted and regardless of the job you held in the military, you have valuable and marketable skills and experience that will easily transfer into our business.

Our Partners

Salute to the TroopsIn partnership with USO-Metro and American Airlines, MGM Resorts hosts the annual “A Salute to the Troops" honoring more than 70 wounded warriors and their guests over Veterans Day weekend. The program will be an extended weekend of relaxation, entertainment and sightseeing for active duty service members traveling from the Washington, D.C., area.

USO Las Vegas – Through our annual donation we support the local chapter’s Troop Programing and Center Operations.

United States Veterans Initiative (U.S. VETS) – MGM Resorts supports their annual Veterans Stand Down event where at-risk and homeless veterans receive comprehensive services including medical care, counseling, housing placement, and a job fair. We also support their annual “Honoring Those Who Served” benefit dinner.

Veterans Action Group - MGM Resorts International is the presenting sponsor of the Las Vegas Veterans Day Parade, which is touted as the Largest Veterans Parade West of the Mississippi. Hundreds of our employees attend and participate in the parade.

Our Commitment to Veterans

MGM Resorts is one of the nation’s most supportive employers for members of the National Guard and Reserve, according to the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office. MGM Resorts signed a Statement of Support for the Guard and Reserve in pledging:

  • We fully recognize, honor and enforce the Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Rights Act (USERRA).
  • We will provide our managers and supervisors with the tools they need to effectively manage those employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve.
  • We appreciate the values, leadership and unique skills service members bring to the workforce and will encourage opportunities to hire Guardsmen, Reservists and Veterans.
  • We will continually recognize and support our country’s service members and their families in peace, in crises and in war.

Veteran Hiring

MGM Resorts is a proud coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission, a coalition of companies aiming to hire one million U.S. military veterans and spouses.

A well written resume that translates military experience into language civilian employers can understand is the most difficult barrier to gaining viable employment for most military veterans and spouses,. To help with this, MGM Resorts has joined forces with Hiring Our Heroes to offer their resume engine to assist you creating a strong resume that showcases your talent. To begin, click on Hiring Our Heroes Resume Engine.

To assist veterans and military spouses find gainful employment, MGM Resorts hosts an annual Veterans Career Fair in Las Vegas. The Veterans Career Fair is an opportunity for veterans to interact with hiring managers from each of our resorts and explore potential career opportunities. MGM Resorts also attends multiple career fairs within the communities in which it operates to actively recruit veterans and their families.

Whether you are a military veteran, transitioning or active military personnel or military spouse, there is a place for you at MGM Resorts. Begin your astonishing career at MGM Resorts by searching our available career opportunities.