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General Manager

posted July 10, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn St. Paul/Oakdale
Oakdale, MN
719224 l

About This Job

  • Managing budgets and financial plans and controlling expenditure
  • Maintaining statistical and financial records
  • Setting and achieving sales and profit targets
  • Recruiting, training, and monitoring staff
  • Planning work schedules for individuals and teams
  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • Dealing with customer complaints and comments
  • Addressing problems and troubleshooting
  • Ensuring events and conferences run smoothly
  • Supervising maintenance, supplies, renovations, and furnishings
  • Dealing with contractors and suppliers
  • Ensuring security is effective
  • Carrying out inspections of property and services
  • Ensuring compliance with licensing laws, health and safety, and other statutory regulations


  • Minimum of five years' experience as a General Manager at a limited service property. Hilton/Marriott experience highly preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management or Business preferred.


  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Financial savvy
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products


  • Commitment to Task: Demonstrates dependability and shows a sense of urgency about getting results; willing to commit the hours it takes to get the job completed; takes responsibility for actions and achieves results; overcomes obstacles.
  • Communication Skills: Presents ideas, concepts, and information effectively and clearly through the spoken word; actively listens; communicates comfortably with various audiences; responds effectively to questions.
  • Flexibility: Adapts and changes course of action when appropriate; effectively transitions from task to task; deals well with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; maintains objectives amidst shifting priorities.
  • Initiative: Takes action proactively; addresses issues or opportunities without supervision; focuses on desired results and accomplishments; demonstrates clear purpose, enthusiasm, and a "can-do" attitude.
  • Managing Execution: Manages multiple projects and effectively prioritizes tasks, responsibilities, and goals; uses goals to guide actions and creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people and tasks; utilizes resources effectively to meet goals.
  • Teamwork: Works cooperatively with others to accomplish business goals and objectives; asks others for their ideas and opinions; supports team's decisions; contributes to the team's efforts.

About This Employer

Hilton Garden Inn St. Paul/Oakdale

420 Inwood Avenue North
Oakdale, MN 55128

(651) 735-4100

At A Glance

Recently renovated, this hotel offers contemporary décor and modern amenities. Just ten minutes from downtown St. Paul, we are located in convenient proximity to a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and local businesses, such as the Xcel Energy Center and 3M Headquarters. Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is just a 30-minute drive southwest of the hotel.

Enjoy our beautifully decorated lobby, which offers an abundance of comfortable seating as well as an inviting fireplace. Take advantage of complimentary shuttle service to nearby businesses and points of interest within a five-mile radius, including Anytime Fitness Headquarters, Bremer Financial and Spineology. The Assurant Group and the Hartford Insurance/Woodbury Financial.

Stay connected throughout your visit to Oakdale with complimentary WiFi in all guest rooms and public areas. Enjoy the convenience of on-site facilities, such as the 24-hour business center, fitness center and indoor pool. Indulge in American cuisine at the Garden Grille & Bar or pick up a snack from the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry®. Our Oakdale, Minnesota hotel offers event facilities accommodating up to 100 guests for business meetings, functions, and weddings. Whatever your reason for visiting the Twin Cities, our experienced team is committed to making your stay a success!