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Meeting & Event Specialist

Posted June 6, 2022

Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Seattle, WA
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Meet group coordinator/host(ess) prior to functions, make introductions, and ensure that all arrangements are agreeable. Read and analyze banquet event order in order to gather guest information, determine proper set up, timeline, specific guest needs, buffets, action stations, etc. Respond to and try to fulfill any special banquet event arrangements. Follow up on special banquet event arrangements to ensure compliance.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; and complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests’ service needs, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and professional language, and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, and support team to reach common goals. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e.g., small print). Visually inspect tools, equipment, or machines (e.g., to identify defects). Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance. Move through narrow, confined, or elevated spaces. Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces as well as up and down stairs and/or service ramps. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We are committed to non-discrimination on any protected basis, such as disability and veteran status, or any other basis covered under applicable law.
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Sheraton Seattle Hotel

1400 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

Telephone (206) 621-9000
Reservations (888) 627-7056

1,258 Room Hotel

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Welcome

Sheraton Seattle Hotel is a contemporary urban retreat in the heart of downtown Seattle, Washington. Transformed by the expansion of the 25-story Union Street Tower, our downtown Seattle hotel is a high style, high-speed hotel and meeting destination for business travelers, groups, and vacationers. Discover a vibrant destination with innovative hospitality and warm Seattle personality that inspires you to work, play, relax, and connect in the Emerald City.

Playful, Peaceful, Productive

From the moment you step into our downtown Seattle hotel, you feel inspired, invited, and in tune with the energy and vibe of Seattle. Our cool and contemporary Seattle hotel is an urban lodging, meeting, dining, and relaxing destination in the heart of Downtown Seattle. Whether you are getting down to business or traveling for vacation, our hotel offers a refreshing blend of cosmopolitan Seattle style and high-tech hospitality for a unique Seattle hotel experience.

Experience breathtaking views of the Seattle skyline from Sheraton Seattle Hotel. Sleep peacefully in a Sheraton Sweet Sleeper (TM) Bed, stay connected with Wi-Fi access, and work-out in the state-of-the-art Core Fitness Center. Decorated with original art, our downtown Seattle lodging is a sanctuary for work and play. Eat, meet, and relax in our casual Seattle restaurants, cafes, and lounges. Enjoy classic American cuisine and microbrews at the Daily Grill Restaurant & Bar.

Attractions Near Our Downtown Seattle Hotel

Located in Seattle's thriving downtown corridor, Sheraton Seattle Hotel is steps away from exciting nightlife, restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Walk to all of the top things to do in Seattle, such as Pike Place Market, the Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Center, Space Needle, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Aquarium, Washington State Convention & Trade Center, and the Washington State Ferries.