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Director of Human Resources
Property Name
JW Marriott Houston Downtown
Job Title
Director of Human Resources
Company Name
Work Permit
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
Management Position
Bonus Pay
(866) 563-0316
Position Categories
Human Resources / Training
Other Benefits
401 K, Vacation, Holiday, Medical, Sabbatical, Dental

A Career with Pearl Hospitality

Pearl's customer service philosophy is based on complete empathy for our guests. Walk into any Pearl property, and you'll meet front desk personnel who greet you with a smile. Food and beverage staff members who are eager to please. And housekeepers who are happy and upbeat.

Since our company culture is devoted to the satisfaction of our associates, every member of the Pearl team is devoted to the satisfaction of our guests. That commitment, in turn, results in a level of performance that far exceeds industry averages.

We believe that, by investing in the growth of our people, we're investing in the future growth of our company. This simple yet powerful idea is what sets Pearl apart from other hospitality companies - and what drives our continuing success.

Job Description


Pearl  Hospitality is a visionary and dynamic company that is creating and developing a unique 5-Star JW Marriott Downtown Houston that will continue Pearl Hospitality's proven ability to achieve insurmountable success that breaks all barriers.

* You have a burning desire to succeed, enjoy working with people and are highly disciplined and never say die.
* You have an uncanny ability to create strong leaders.
* You have a mentoring spirit and are highly accountable to everyone you work with.
* You have the drive and determination to help create an enduring great company.
* You believe you can be the best at almost everything you do and can prove it.

A Pearl Human Resource Director reports to the General Manager and is responsible for creating leaders and fostering the Pearl culture within the hotel departments for Pearl Hospitality.  A Pearl Human Resource Director must ignite the human spirit by creating unrivaled hospitality experiences fueled by fun, enthusiasm and compassion that challenge each person to unlock their own potential. 

The Human Resource Director is responsible for the successful operation and administration of the Human Resource department.   The Human Resource Director must possess the highest level of professionalism and courtesy.  The Human Resource Director’s function is to work with all associates to support the daily operations of the property.  The Human Resource Director must assist managers in aligning the hotel policies and procedures with the overall business objectives.  This includes driving results through effective coaching, counseling, implementing hotel strategy, hiring and retention of the best associates, overseeing all associate relations and labor related matters as they relate to federal, state and local employment and civil rights laws. The Human Resource Director must ensure that our associates and our customers are treated with the utmost respect at all times since they are the key to our success.

Job Requirements

*Foster the Pearl culture

*Passion and commitment to the business at an ownership level

*Oversee hotel associates to inspire loyalty

*Ensure compliance with brand standards as well as Pearl standards and procedures

*Execute continual cultural and standards training

*Maintain effective and open communication

*Foster teamwork

*Must possess high energy, professionalism and confidence every day and in every way

*Be a highly motivated and enthusiastic leader

*Participate in Pearl required daily and weekly meetings with enthusiasm and commitment to success

*Train department managers to ensure they fully comply with the federal and state laws

*Ensure Managers administer timely execution of associate evaluations

*Must be capable to successfully prioritize, delegate, organize and multi-task

*Must be able to conduct daily business with integrity and be ethical at all times

*Treat guests, associates, vendors and co-workers with professionalism and respect at all times

*Must be able to coach and counsel and provide clear and concise direction

*Oversee recruitment efforts

*Responsible for EEOC and Affirmative Action compliance

*Facilitate open employee communications to discern grievances and respond appropriately

*Act as a hotel liaison between hotel staff and management if needed

*Process all new hire paperwork and orientations

*Manage the termination process and personnel information with diligence and confidentiality

*Recognize and reward associates with exciting and unique programs

*Administer COBRA, all insurance and benefits enrollments

*Must maintain a safe working environment through ongoing compliance of safety guidelines

*Ensure emergency procedures are understood by all through ongoing training and documentation

*Be able to work well under pressure and meet or beat deadlines

*Written and verbal communication skills

*Microsoft Word and Excel

*Perform other tasks that are deemed necessary to the success of Pearl, the hotel and the associates

*Administer all workman compensation claims for associates and guest accidents

*Maintain high level of associate job satisfaction, moral and teamwork of associates through proper associate selection, ongoing training and regular associate appreciation

*Enhance and encourage associates personal growth and quality of life through conducting ESL classes

*Conduct Associate Satisfaction surveys bi-annually


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