Req # 6597BR
Job Title Swimming Pool Attendant
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Location Name Halcyon
Why Us Sage Hospitality is set to hire Pool Attendants who will be an integral addition at a lifestyle hotel steeped in verve and cultured comfort; Halcyon. Located in the heart of the upscale neighborhood of Cherry Creek North Denver, Halcyon is an extensive multi-million dollar development project including numerous value enhancement projects that articulate the local luxe vibe of Denver. The 154 room hotel features a rooftop bar, pool and embodies the Colorado lifestyle- a new social mecca with après everything. In partnership with the hotel is an authentic modern Asian restaurant, Departure, which offers brunch, lunch and dinner to guests and locals alike.
As part of Sage Hospitality’s Premier and Lifestyle division, we passionately strive to be the best and create excellence in everything we do. We are known amongst our staff, our owners, our guests and our communities as leaders in our field who are authentic, humble, innovative and flexible operators driven to anticipate needs and exceed expectations.
Posting Overview Performs Resident safety and recreational work supervising, swimming and enforcing regulations at a hotel pool as well as providing for the Residents comfort. An essential responsibility of this role includes ensuring cleanliness, setting up and safety of all areas and facilities and attend to all Residents needs within the hotel pool area as per the safety guidelines of the hotels management.
Requirements JOB QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES
Proficient in position required job skills and knowledge. Intelligent in grasping and integrating new information. An active learner with a strong sense of curiosity. Has natural instincts and insight for finding the best solution to unclear situations, issues and problems. Considers multiples resources and methods for analyzing problems. Makes great decisions.
Is effective in prioritizing work; consistently manages time and processes to create maximum efficiency with minimum disruption or redundancy. Is time sensitive, understands how work and processes fit in with other departmental or business priorities and objectives. Is able to adjust work to accommodate expected and unexpected changes. Is able to gauge progress with respect to overall impact and results.
Can think and act independently with confidence. Has personal fortitude and integrity when faced with challenges.
ENERGY AND DRIVE
Energetic and takes initiative. Is pro-active and persistent in pursuing and completing tasks. Strives to exceed expectations and goals.
PERSONAL AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS
Welcoming and warm personality. Able to engage easily and actively connect with others. Is genuinely caring and compassionate; visibly demonstrates desire to understand others. Creates confidence and trust with others, is socially aware of self and others and is known for communicating the right message at the right time. Utilizes a variety of approaches and communication techniques tailored to each situation. Is comfortable in conversing with individuals from a variety of backgrounds and at all organizational levels. Is direct yet tactful and considerate of audience. Positively accepts and provides feedback.
Must have general knowledge of basic Resident service skills. Must be fluent in oral and written English.
Must have vision ability to read written communiques, computer screens and print-outs, see colors and to survey entire room in dimly lit conditions.
Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing, follow written and verbal instruction, and work on more than one task at a time. Must be able to use tact and understanding when dealing with a variety of Resident service problems, including stressful and highly emotional situations. Must have hand and finger dexterity to handle writing utensils, grasp handles, and push buttons. Must be able to stand throughout entire shift and to lift arms above head to retrieve objects from shelves.
High School diploma or equivalent. Basic Computer knowledge
Previous experience working as a Pool Attendant or Lifeguard in hotels.
Previous experience of 3 months in a position with heavy Resident service exposure.
Chemicals/Agents used: Standard cleaning chemicals. Protective gloves worn approximately 10% of 8 hours. Protective goggles worn approximately 20% of 40 hours. Operation of vacuum cleaner, floor buffer, carpet cleaner, pressure washer.
Standing and walking during entire shift, including carrying, lifting and bending. Outdoor environment in varying weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, wind etc.
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.