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Events Specialist

Posted September 22, 2022

The Westin Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
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Additional Information

Marriott Red Coat - Pay: $19 per hour

Job Number

22165898

Job Category

Food and Beverage & Culinary

Location

The Westin Charlotte, 601 S College St, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States VIEW ON MAP

Schedule

Full-Time

Located Remotely?

N

Relocation?

N

Position Type

Non-Management

Job Summary

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.

At Westin, we are committed to empowering the well-being of our guests by providing a refreshing environment, thoughtful amenities, and revitalizing programming to help ensure that they leave feeling better than when they arrived. We recognize that travel can be disruptive to our guests’ well-being, and we’re energized to assist as partners in helping them maintain control and soaring above it all while on the road. Everything we do is designed to help guests be at their best, and they appreciate our supportive attitude, anticipatory service and extensive knowledge on how to best assist them throughout their stay. We are looking for dynamic people who are excited to join the team and ready to jump into any situation to give a helping hand. If you’re someone who has is positive, adaptable and intuitive, and has a genuine interest in the well-being of others around you, we invite you to discover how at Westin, together we can rise.
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The Westin Charlotte

601 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

(704) 375-2600

700 Room Hotel

www.starwoodhotels.com

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In the Heart of Uptown Charlotte

With its iconic Portman design, our hotel is an integral part of Uptown’s financial district and the Queen City skyline. Next to the convention center, we’re minutes from Bank of America Stadium and major headquarters such as Wells Fargo and Deloitte.

Impressive Features and Space

The hotel’s myriad features include a WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio, indoor pool, and on-site dining outlets such as Ember Grille that sizzle with personality and flair. We offer spa services at Westin Wellness Center and 44,000 square feet of meeting space.

Great Views, Superb Amenities

The only choice for modern luxury in Uptown, the hotel boasts 700 amenity-filled rooms and suites with soaring city views. Sink into our Westin Heavenly Bed®, with layers of sublime comfort, or refresh in the Heavenly Bath® for a delightful escape.

Downtown Charlotte Hotel

The flexible meeting space of our sophisticated hotel features on-site technology services, calming decor and an uncomplicated layout. With over 44,000 Square Feet of unique meeting space and experienced managers to help you acheive the goals of your event, you can rest assured that The Westin Charlotte is an ideal location for a Charlotte meeting or Charlotte wedding.