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Complimentary AM Attendant

Posted June 12, 2022

Hyatt Place Los Angeles/LAX/El Segundo
El Segundo, CA
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Job Summary

The Complimentary AM Attendant is responsible for providing the highest quality of service possible to guests in an efficient and courteous manner within the complimentary breakfast area of a hotel. In addition this individual shall be well-versed on the hotel-brand standards guest expectations and the and unique characteristics of the hotel and local area.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

  • Ability to perform job function with attention to detail speed and accuracy
  • High School diploma or equivalent and/or experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
  • Must be willing and have the ability to work a varied schedule that may include evenings nights weekends and holidays
  • Must meet the legal age to serve alcoholic beverages and satisfactorily pass responsible serving course such as TIPs as required by property
  • Must be able to obtain and provide Food Handlers card as required by city/county/state
  • Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations in a calm professional manner
  • Understanding of hotel products and guest services
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude and a desire to be of service to others as reflected in willingness to learn new tasks and information provide back-up and support to other team members and respond to guests and co-workers in a positive and optimistic manner.
  • Possess a basic knowledge of food and beverage preparation service standards guest relations and etiquette
  • Ability to produce high quality drinks including but not limited to specialty coffee and tea drinks specialty cocktails and beverage requests as required by hotel.
  • Ability to perform numerical operations using basic counting adding subtracting multiplying and dividing
  • Ability to read comprehend and write simple instructions and/or short correspondence and memos
  • Ability to effectively deal with internal and external customers and staff some of whom will require high levels of patience tact and diplomacy

Responsibilities

  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive friendly courteous and service oriented manner.
  • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Aimbridge Hospitality standards as required by scheduling which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming which include wearing the proper uniform and name tag when working.
  • Comply at all times with Aimbridge Hospitality standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
  • Service guests with all food and beverage requirements in a warm friendly courteous and professional manner; ascertain which services could enhance the guests’ stay
  • Greet and seat guests at appropriate tables in a timely manner.
  • Ensure quality control of menus with regard to cleanliness and appearance.
  • Clear clean and reset tables/hotel spaces per client request or management instruction
  • Ensuring that bar food and service areas are stocked organized clean and neat and all side work is complete each shift
  • Accommodate any special requests made by a guest or offer appropriate alternatives.
  • Communicate with all departments regarding in house VIPs and any special requests/needs
  • Support all areas of the beverage and food service as necessary including washing dishes by hand and/or placing them in a dishwashing machine restocking dishes glassware utensils pots and pans or other necessary equipment sweeping and mopping floors washing work tables walls refrigerators and meat blocks moving trash and garbage to designated areas
  • Ability to answer the telephone according to standards.
  • Have a complete knowledge of standards of service for receiving a room service order.
  • Have a thorough knowledge of menus and current specials in all applicable departments.
  • Carry out cashiering functions in closing checks and end of shift paperwork.
  • Perform opening and closing procedures and side work duties according to station rotation assignment.
  • Answer questions about the hotel the hotel-brand standards guest expectations the unique characteristics of the hotel local area attractions and things to do
  • Perform any other duties or attend meetings as requested by management.
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Hyatt Place Los Angeles/LAX/El Segundo

750 North Nash Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

(310) 322-2880

143 Room Hotel

elsegundo.place.hyatt.com

Convenient LAX hotel with free airport shuttle service and wifi

The Hyatt Place LAX hotel in El Segundo is located less than 3 miles south from LAX International, with easy access to the 105 Freeway, yet away from the noise and congestion of W Century Boulevard. Our guests enjoy spacious rooms, a location near the airport but away from the noise, and complimentary amenities like free LAX shuttle service, hotel-wide WiFi, an electric car charging station, and a daily hot breakfast buffet.

Travelers looking for reliable hotels in El Segundo, CA will appreciate our LAX hotel’s LEED certification for environmental accountability and our 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for customer service. Our location offers easy accessibility to public transportation, popular leisure attractions and landmarks such as Manhattan Beach, the Automobile Driving Museum, Marina Del Rey, and Venice Beach. Business travelers find our location to be convenient for getting to companies like Northrup Grumman, AT&T / Direct TV, Aerospace Company, Boeing, Raytheon, and SAIC. Also nearby: Mattel, Chevron, and Karl Storz!

Guests staying at our El Segundo hotel enjoy our modern facilities, proximity to LAX and popular beaches, deluxe amenities, and relaxing guest rooms. Unwind after a busy day of work or travel in one of our spacious guest rooms that feature plush Grand Hyatt bedding, a cozy-corner sleeper sofa, flat-screen HDTV, a work desk featuring a desk lamp and landline phone, and double-glazed windows. Guests enjoy access to our 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour business center, 24-hour Gallery Menu serving select meals and snacks, the flexible event space, the outdoor pool and hot tub, and the outdoor patio with fireplace features.