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Position Posted On:
3/21/2014
Employer:
Des Moines Marriott Downtown
Address:
700 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA  50309
Website:
http://www.marriott.com/careers/
Job Title:
Host/Hostess - Des Moines Marriott Downtown (14000F6H)
Job Type:
Business
Schedule:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
40
Position Start Date:
Contact us for more information
Pay Rate:
DOE
How To Apply:
To begin your journey, go to www.marriott.com/careers
Contact Name:
Jordan Freedman  
Email:
jordan.freedman@marriott.com
Phone:
847-771-0910
Fax:
Job Description:
It’s a powerful feeling, to belong. It’s inspiring people to do more than they thought they could. It’s leading the way by rolling up your sleeves to accomplish a common goal. It’s taking a passion and turning it into your vision. Belonging is what it feels like to work at Marriott. If this sounds like the place for you, join us. The Des Moines Marriott Downtown, located at 700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309 is currently hiring a Host/Hostess. Responsibilities include: Greet guests and determine the number in their party. Seat guests by finding a clean, available table; pulling out chairs; placing clean/current menu in front of guest, etc. Guide guests through the dining rooms and provide any needed assistance. Move and arrange tables, chairs, and settings and organize seating for groups with special needs. Ensure place settings are appropriate and each guest has a napkin, clean silverware, and any other item that is part of the standard place setting. Check menus to ensure they are current, clean, plentiful, and wrinkle-free. Maintain cleanliness of work areas throughout the day, practicing clean-as-you-go procedures. Monitor dining rooms for seating availability, service, safety, and well being of guests. 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. Speak with others using clear and professional language, and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, support team to reach common goals, and listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 10 pounds without assistance. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors. To submit your application for this job, please go to: https://marriott.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=14000F6H Marriott International is consistently recognized as an employer of choice around the globe by FORTUNE and Working Mother magazines, DiversityInc, Great Places to Work Institute, and the CRF institute among others. Visit our newsroom to learn more: news.marriott.com Connect and network online with us: www.facebook.com/marriottjobsandcareers www.twitter.com/marriottcareers www.linkedin.com/company/marriott-international www.weibo.com/marriottcareers Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.
Job Qualifications:
N/A