Posted August 11, 2022Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Watervliet St. Joseph
Based on Experience 11.00-12.00
NIGHT AUDIT: The Night Auditor oversees the nightly operations. Position is responsible to handle all of the required front desk agent tasks including check-in and check-outs as well as well as to record, process, and analyze the day’s closing figures and to complete all required reports and ensure that the day’s credit transactions are in balance. Attend to guest needs, including but not limited to, registration, checkout, cashiering, and making guest wake up calls. Adhering to all required Best Western and management company standards.
A hotel front desk sales associate represents the first point of contact with guests and handles all stages of a guest’s stay. A typical day as a hotel front desk sales associate answering phone calls, involves, registering/booking guests in and out of their rooms, while accommodating any special requests. resolving stay experience issues if arise, keeping desk and lobby presentable to guest etc.
Position Summary: The Guest Service Associate Is responsible for taking reservations, greeting and registering guests, providing outstanding guest service during their stay, and settling the guest's account upon completion of their stay.
The Duties & Responsibilities:
Greets, registers, and assigns rooms to guests. Handles confidential information, including guest records, with a high degree of integrity. Promptly and effectively deals with guest requests and complaints. Answers and routes calls as appropriate; takes guest messages with accuracy.
Responsible for cash drawer contents and transactions during the shift. Maintains accurate records including cash flows, registration cards, reservation cards, and property walks. Answers inquiries pertaining to hotel services, registration of guests, and travel directions. Assists with sales and marketing efforts as directed by the General Manager. Offers and properly handles requests for wake-up calls. Records pertinent guest information in the pass on the log. May assist in replenishing continental breakfast as needed and keeping breakfast area clean. Ensures common area/lobby is clean. Performs laundry functions as directed. Communicating with hotel staff on the status of guest rooms Other duties as assigned.
40% Sales Associate at desk
30% Auditing all shifts and reports
30% Assigned by management
Knowledge of and ability to adhere to safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.
Ability to present and express ideas and information clearly and concisely in a manner appropriate to audience, whether oral or written.
Skill in the use of computers and related software applications.
Ability to meet the demands of the work schedule, to be at work and on time.
May occasionally require the ability to work outside of regularly scheduled hours. Schedules may vary based on business need.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Job Type: Full-time
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8258 Arnt Boulevard
Watervliet, MI 49098
96 Room Hotel
For business or pleasure, our guests love our convenient location just off of I94. Newly renovated, our contemporary design offers a flexible room experience; whether a single traveler or family. Located within minutes of Lake Michigan’s shoreline, travelers can play at Silver Beach, walk the Piers or visit Curious Kids Museum by day and take the elevator home to a great night sleep. On the weekend, guests can enjoy Surfari Joe’s Indoor Water Park by booking an Escape Theme Package. Surfari Joe’s features 2 water slides, lazy river, Pygmy Pond for the little ones and our Rip Curl Arcade. Often used as a hub hotel, guests use the hotel as the center point for their business trip. Staying with us and venturing out to Lane Automotive, Whirlpool, Palisades, Lakeland Hospital, AEP, Cook Plant or MPI Research in Mattawan. Couples enjoy the wine tasting tours of our local vineyards playing 9 or 18 holes at Harbor Shores Golf Club (home of the Senior PGA Championship) or Paw Paw Lake Golf Club.