posted May 16, 2019Vespera on Ocean- Autograph Collection Hotel
Vespera on Ocean is a brand-new hotel within Marriott's Autograph Collection, located steps from the ocean and central boardwalk in scenic Pismo Beach, California. Vespera on Ocean will open to the public in Spring, 2019. At the heart of the Vespera on Ocean will be a full-service, three-meal, 200+ seat upscale restaurant, with a bar/lounge, patio with unobstructed ocean views, poolside dining, interior banquet space, and an event lawn for private functions. At the center of the restaurant is a custom-designed open kitchen.
We are currently looking for a Concierge to join our team at Vespera on Ocean located in Pismo Beach, California.
As Concierge, you’ll be responsible for ensuring a hospitable and professional atmosphere in the concierge lounge while providing our guests with the highest level of service possible in an efficient, courteous and professional manner.
Key responsibilities of a Concierge include:
Handling all guest requests and fulfilling them as quickly as possible
Maintaining a knowledge about all aspects of the local area
Providing information and/or answering questions about local area attractions and things to do
Coordinating all guest requests for special arrangements or services in a courteous and efficient manner
Maintaining a current, detailed, and organized collection of information on the area activities, events and businesses
Informing guests of hotel services, features and room amenities
Setting up the food service in the concierge lounge
Maintaining the lounge cleanliness throughout shift to include: cleaning lounge tables and cleaning the floors
Taking inventory and retrieving items for the next food service set up
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and assisting guests with any questions, directions, etc.
Managing and resolving all guest complaints and compliments in a professional and courteous manner
Listening and responding to guest inquiries using a positive, clear speaking voice
Maintaining an up to date working knowledge of all property amenities as well as any special events
The ideal Concierge candidate will have previous experience as a Front Desk Agent or Concierge, exceptional communication skills, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for positive, upbeat individuals who can deliver total guest satisfaction.
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
Detailed and intimate knowledge of Pismo Beach and surrounding Central Coast areas a must
Must have the ability to communicate clearly and directly with guests using a positive, clear speaking voice
Ability to effectively deal with internal and external customers and staff, some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact and diplomacy
Ability to multi-task in a high-profile, high-traffic environment
Ability to use logic to define the problem, collect information, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, interpret information and deal with abstract variables for unique or unfamiliar situations
Ability to read, comprehend and write simple instructions and/or short correspondence and memos
Ability to move throughout the hotel (standing, walking, kneeling, bending) for extended periods of time
Ability to occasionally move objects (lift, push, pull, balance, carry) up to 50 pounds
An operational knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
Must be willing and have the ability to work a varied schedule that may include evenings, nights, and weekends<
An Equal Opportunity Employer
About Evolution Hospitality
Headquartered in Orange County, CA, Evolution Hospitality is one of the top privately-owned hotel management companies in the US. Evolution Hospitality has a well-defined vision, a strong sense of values and guiding principles, and a long-range, quality-minded approach to business. From unassuming beginnings with a single property, today Evolution Hospitality is recognized as a first-class operator of hotels.
We are proud to offer candidates a dynamic career, personal growth, a strong tradition of mutual trust, integrity and an opportunity to make an impact on the business. Simply put, it means that it feels a bit different to work here. We are universally driven by our fundamental values and beliefs. At Evolution Hospitality, all associates are selected and evaluated on two criteria equally: results and culture. Honesty and humility are equally important as intellect and ability, and each member of the team embraces the challenge of becoming a better human being, both personally and professionally, as part of the package. Superstars are those individuals that not only create value for the company but also genuinely embrace and live Evolution Hospitality’s unique culture.
Are you ready to evolve? If you are interested in establishing a solid career and taking giant strides in personal growth, Evolution Hospitality is just the family you’re looking for.
Embodying an upscale beach house-inspired design, Vespera on Ocean offers a fun, active, and stylish escape for guests to relax, unwind, and enjoy the best of Pismo Beach. The perfect hub for adventure and excitement we offer a unique blend of East Coast charm with West Coast sensibilities. Designed for the active traveler we provide guests an array of on-site luxuries and activities, including a one-of-a-kind outdoor space featuring a sparkling pool and spa, bar, and event lawn with fire pits. Rooms include elegant interiors, oversized bathrooms, large windows and private balconies overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Whether you are simply traveling through or staying with us, Vespera on Ocean invites you to experience a taste of beach living.