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Front Desk Agent Full-Time Seasonal

posted April 8, 2019

Captain's Quarters Resort
Myrtle Beach, SC
534788 l

About This Job

Job Description:

This job description provides a basic guideline of the duties, responsibilities and requirements of this position. The frequency codes assigned in the job description are:

Rarely (less than 1%);

Occasionally (between 1% and 33%);

Frequently (between 34% and 65%); and

Constantly (between 66% and 100%).


•Prior cash handling experience necessary.

•High School graduate or G.E.D. equivalent.

•7th/8th grade math skills required.

•Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other employees.

•Read, write and speak English fluently.

•No employee will pose a direct threat to the health/safety of self or others.


•CUSTOMER SERVICE: Meet service quality standards that affect guest satisfaction; respond to guest questions or problems in a timely, professional manner.

•WORK HABITS: Meet the resort standards for work procedures, dress, grooming, attendance, and punctuality; report to work and return from breaks on time; give advance notice when absence is anticipated; require typical amount of supervision; accept work assignments without complaints.

•PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT: Accept opportunities to learn new skills, improve performance or cross-train for other resort positions; solve routine problems that occur on the job; ask questions when not sure how to complete something; learn new skills as quickly as most others in the same job.

•SAFETY AND SECURITY: Be alert to hazards and responsible in carrying out resort’s safety, security, and emergency procedures; suggest ways to improve safety conditions that reduce or prevent accidents and injuries; participate on safety committee or other special projects for safety; actively seek and report potential security risks or hazardous conditions.

•FRONT DESK OPERATIONS: Follow the resort’s recommended guest arrival and departure procedures; understanding of computer-based front desk systems is sufficient to perform the primary responsibilities of the job; answer guests’ questions about the resort services and amenities.


•Constantly. Answer guest questions and offer information andassistance.

•Constantly. Answer telephones.

•Constantly. Check guests in and out.

•Constantly. Communicate with other departments to fulfill guest needs.

•Constantly. Maintain work area neat and organized.

•Constantly. Maintain keys in secure area.

•Constantly. Report all unsafe conditions immediately.

•Constantly. Update information in the computer systems as needed (i.e., post charges).

•Frequently. Complete other duties as assigned by supervisor to include cross training.

•Occasionally. Attend all mandatory meetings.

•Occasionally. Follow checklist for required duties and timelines.

•Occasionally. Process personal and traveler’s checks, handle safe deposit boxes.

•Occasionally. Read, pass on log and communicate with previous shift.

•Occasionally. Run reports and complete them, i.e., high balance, cash basis, etc.

•Occasionally. Use VeriFone to authorize credit cards and checks.


•SITTING: Rarely.

•STANDING/WALKING: Constantly. At the front desk on tile or carpet.

•CROUCHING (BEND AT KNEES): Frequently. When getting supplies from cabinets, picking things up from floor and loading the printers with paper.


•STOOPING (BEND AT WAIST): Constantly. Getting keys, supplies and doing paperwork on the front desk.

•TWISTING (KNEES/WAIST/NECK): Constantly. Working with several people at once; watching for guests; retrieving materials.

•CLIMBING: Rarely.


•LEG/FOOT USE: Rarely.

•REACHING (OVERHEAD/EXTENSION): Constantly. Passing materials to guests over the front desk counter.

•HANDLING/GRASPING: Constantly. Handling telephones, folios, files, supplies, key boards, grasping pens, telephones and credit cards.

•FINGERING/FEELING: Constantly. Computer keyboard.

•PUSHING/PULLING: Occasionally. Average weight: 5 lbs.; maximum weight: 20 lbs.

•LIFTING/CARRYING: Occasionally. Average weight: 5 lbs.; maximum weight: 20 lbs.



•TALKING IN PERSON: Frequently. With guests, public and employees.

•TALKING ON TELEPHONE: Frequently. With guests, public and employees.

•OTHER SPEECH REQUIREMENTS: Occasionally. Using 2-way radios and pagers.

•HEARING IN PERSON: Frequently. With guests, public and employees.

•HEARING ON TELEPHONE: Frequently. With guests, public and employees.

•OTHER HEARING REQUIREMENTS: Occasionally. Using 2-way radios and pagers.

•NEAR VISION: Constantly. Corrected to 20/40 for paperwork and computer work.

•FAR VISION: Constantly. Corrected to 20/40.




•SMELL: Frequently. Detect potential hazards and odors.


•INTERACTION WITH OTHERS/COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS: Constantly. Professionally deal with difficult situations/people.

•DEADLINES/SHIFT WORK/OVERTIME: Constantly. Meet deadlines as required. Meet multiple priorities of business demands. Adjust to schedule changes and cover shifts on short notice.

•FLEXIBILITY: Frequently. Need to work a variety of hours. Varied tasks under varied conditions.

•PACE: Frequently. Must change pace as business demands.

•HIGHLY REPETITIVE WORK: Frequently. Doing the same procedures.

•ATTENTION TO DETAIL: Constantly. Matching room blocks, credit information, group instructions and filling out reports.

•OTHER PSYCHOLOGICAL DEMANDS: Frequently. Work with guests who may have demands or expectations, which cannot be met due to the lack of equipment or the facility.



•EXPOSURES (FUMES, CHEMICALS, VIBRATIONS, HUMIDITY, COLD, HEAT, DUST, and NOISE): Constantly. Exposed to computer printer noise and telephone noise. Visually exposed to CRT.

•OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT/TOOLS/VEHICLES:Constantly. Operating keyboards, CRT’s, VeriFone and printers.

Compensation: Based on Experience


About This Employer

Captain's Quarters Resort

901 South Ocean Blvd.
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

(800) 291-6545

228 Room Resort

Our Resort

Captain’s Quarters Resort is a family vacation resort in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. With a variety of oceanfront and ocean view Myrtle Beach hotel accommodations for guests to choose from, Captain’s Quarters Resort has something for every Myrtle Beach family vacation. This Myrtle Beach oceanfront hotel features many on-site activities and amenities for guests to enjoy. No matter what time of year you are looking to vacation in Myrtle Beach, Captain’s Quarters Resort has you covered with the Level 6 Entertainment Center. In this 2,000 square foot center guests can enjoy Myrtle Beach bowling at the 20-lane bowling alley, play a game of pool at the state-of-the art arcade or grab a drink from the Level 6 Bar. Water amenities at this one-of-a-kind south Myrtle Beach hotel include many seasonal outdoor water features like the Shipwreck Lagoon Pool, the outdoor lazy river and whirlpool, as well as several year-round indoor water features including an indoor pool and indoor lazy river - look no further for your Myrtle Beach kids' water park adventures. Captain’s Quarters Resort offers guests multiple Myrtle Beach dining options from breakfast at the oceanfront Vista 9 Restaurant to the full-service Loco Gecko Restaurant open for 3/4 of the year to the summertime Tipsy Turtle Pool Bar. Captain’s Quarters Resort is one of the top Myrtle Beach hotels. - See more at: