Marriott Guest Services Lead (PM Shift) in Capitola, California

Job Number 18001LHB

Job Category Rooms and Guest Services Operations

Location Monterey Marriott, Monterey, California VIEW ON MAP

Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott

Schedule Full-time

Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels.

Marriott Hotels , Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come first. Because if you’re happy, our guests will be happy. It’s as simple as that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other, where you’ll be part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-workers. JW creates opportunities for training, development, recognition and most importantly, a place where you can really pursue your passions in a luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take care of our associates. That’s The JW Treatment™.

Job Summary

Organize, confirm, process, and conduct all guest/group check-ins, check-outs, room reservations, requests, changes, and cancellations. Ensure current rate information is available. Identify package plans based on market codes, make necessary arrangements. Anticipate sold-out situations, obtain satisfactory alternative accommodations. Manage daily room inventory. Maintain database containing repeat/VIP guest preferences. Secure payment; verify and adjust billing; expedite problem payments. Activate room keys. Process all guest requests and relay messages. Identify and explain room features; supply guests with directions and information. Ensure any outstanding requests or problems are resolved. Compile and review daily reports/logs/contingency lists. Count bank at beginning and end of shift; secure bank. Process all payment types, vouchers, paid-outs, and charges. Notify Loss Prevention/Security of any guest reports of theft. Operate switchboard, forward calls to Front Desk whenever unattended. Monitor supply inventory. Assist management in training, scheduling, evaluating, counseling, motivating and coaching employees; serve as a role model. Develop/maintain positive working relationships; support team to reach common goals; listen and respond appropriately to employee concerns.

Follow company policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; complete safety training and certifications; ensure personal appearance is clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge guests; anticipate and address guests' service needs; assist individuals with disabilities; thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak using clear and professional language; prepare and review written documents accurately and completely; answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Ensure adherence to quality standards. Enter and locate information using computers/POS systems. Reach overhead and below the knees. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time. Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats. 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.

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.