As part of the Culinary Union, you are eligible to receive most of the following benefits for FREE. Click on the links below to find more information regarding each benefit. If you have any questions, please call us at (702) 385-2131.
Culinary Academy of Las Vegas
Culinary and Bartenders 401k Retirement Savings Plan
The Culinary Workers Union now offers Alcohol Awareness Training online.
Culinary Union Pension
Retirement income to supplement Social Security and personal savings. Benefit based on years of service and hours of work under a Culinary Union contract.
Culinary Health Fund
Workers covered by a Culinary Union contract benefit from one of the best health insurance plans in the country –– and it’s free. Workers pay nothing out of their paychecks for health coverage for themselves, their spouse and their children.
Housing Benefit for Culinary and Bartenders Workers!
Other benefits available to members, including bus passes, Union Plus benefits, scholarships, discounts, and more.
Supplemental Insurance Benefits
The Culinary Workers Union sponsors a program that provides supplemental life, disability and critical illness insurance to Culinary Union members.
Injured at work? Learn more about your rights under the Workers' Compensation laws.
Hours reduced or laid off? Get information on how and when to file for unemployment.
Looking for help? Many free community services are available to Culinary Union members in need.
If you would like to register with the Union you may come to the Orientation Department Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:30 pm and visit with one of our Orientation specialists. You must bring a social security card and a state ID. If you are interested in working in a classification that is in the food department, you must bring an up-to-date health card from the Clark County Health District. Food server and cocktail registrants must bring an up-to-date TAM card from TAM of Nevada.
Orientation will furnish you with a booklet that explains in more detail about joining the Union, getting started, how roll call works, our benefit package and tips in finding a job. This booklet includes a list of all our Union properties with hotline numbers to aid in your job search.
Each day Monday through Friday there is a roll call to announce available jobs and to dispatch people interested in applying for these jobs.
Our Orientation department also educates those workers that have already been hired by one of our Union properties and furnish them with a referral and information packet.