Req #: 2422BR
Job Title: Bell Attendant
Position Type: Full Time - Regular
Location Name: Westin Westminster
Why Us: At the Westin Westminster we hire bold, bright, caring, energetic, and driven people. To deliver the type of outstanding experience we aim to provide our guests, we need remarkable individuals who are passionate and committed to making a difference. If this sounds like you, then explore the career positions at the Westin Westminster that await you. We live our values day in and day out. A Sage associate does not learn our six values, they already have it in them when they join our hospitality management company. We have a valued culture. People love working at Sage because of what we stand for. We dare to be different; not only in the experiences we provide our guests, but also in the experiences we provide our associates. Being true to ourselves is simply a part of who we are. Together, we strive to create a community that is based on integrity, respect, creativity, and mutual support. Being part of an organization where things matter is what our associates’ value most.
Under general supervision, provides porter services to hotel guests and ensures their satisfaction and comfort by promptly and courteously responding to guest requests. Assist Doorman in meeting and greeting all guest arrivals and departures.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.
Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Must have general knowledge of basic customer service skills and be fluent in oral and written English. Must have knowledge of local establishments, businesses and the surrounding community in general. Must have vision ability see objects and people at a distance.
Must be able to communicate verbally and understand and follow verbal instruction.
Must be able to use tact and understanding when dealing with a variety of customer service problems.
Must have finger, hand and upper body dexterity to grasp handles, carry bundles and lift packages.
Must have upper body strength to continually lift and carry up to 65lbs throughout the hotel during entire shift.
High School diploma or equivalent
Two-and four-wheeled luggage carts, standard office equipment.
Physically strenuous, prolonged standing, walking and climbing stairs, intermittent exposure to outside elements.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.