Front Office Agent-Part TIme

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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 10/9/2016

Emily Morgan Hotel, a Doubletree by Hilton San Antonio, TX

Company
Emily Morgan Hotel, a Doubletree by Hilton
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
hc.268211
AJE Ref #
576128213
Location
San Antonio, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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The Emily Morgan Hotel, a DoubleTree by Hilton is looking for an experienced Part Time Front Desk agent. Greet customers immediately with a friendly and sincere welcome. Use a positive and clear speaking voice, listen to understand requests, respond with appropriate action and provide accurate information such as outlet hours and local attractions. Complete the registration process by inputting and retrieving information from a computer system, confirming pertinent information including number of guests and room rate. Make appropriate selection of rooms based on guest needs. Code electronic keys, certificates, and coupons as appropriate. Requires continual standing and movement throughout front office areas. Verify and imprint credit cards for authorization using electronic acceptance methods. Handle cash; make change and balance as assigned house bank. Accept and record vouchers, travelers checks, and other forms of payment. Perform accurate, moderately complex arithmetic functions using a calculator. Post charges to guest rooms and house accounts using the computer. Promptly answer the telephone using positive and clear English communication. Input messages into the computer. Retrieve messages and communicate the content to the guest. Retrieve mail, small packages and facsimiles for customers as requested. Close guest accounts at the time of check out and ensure guests satisfaction. In the event of dissatisfaction, research and attempt to resolve problem within established guidelines, may include turning problem over to a supervisor. Field guest complaints, conducting thorough research to develop the most effective solutions and resolve complications such as location changes or credit issues. Listen and extend assistance in order to resolve problems such as price conflicts, insufficient heating and air conditioning, etc. Remain calm and alert especially during emergency situations and heavy hotel activity. Plan and implement detailed steps by using experienced judgment and discretion. Keeps the corridors and service area neat at all times. Adheres to all company policies and procedures. Follows safety and security procedures and rules. Knows department fire prevention and emergency procedures. Utilizes protective equipment. Reports unsafe conditions to supervisor/manager. Reports accidents, injuries, near-misses, property damage or loss to supervisor. Provides for a safe work environment by following all safety and security procedures and rules. All team members must maintain a neat, clean and well groomed appearance. (Specific standards outlined in team member handbook). Assists other Front Desk Personnel when needed. Perform any related duties as requested by supervisor/manager.