Sage Hospitality Resources Bell Attendant in Alexandria, Virginia

13160BR

Req #:

13160BR

Why Us:

Founded in 1984, Sage Hospitality set out to be the best hotel owner and operator in the business. We’re talking figuratively, progressively and aggressively breaking the mold of the hospitality industry. As one of the U.S’s top hospitality management, investment and development companies, Sage is on a fast trajectory of growth and performance. Building upon what we do best—establishing some of the best hotels and restaurants in the world. Sage’s portfolio currently consists of over 60 hotels and 15 restaurants located in 20 states with approximately 6,000 associates. With nearly $1B under management, the company’s portfolio of high quality hotels including luxury and independent boutique properties, as well as premium-branded select and full-service properties operating under the Marriott, Hilton, Starwood and Hyatt brand family flags. The company strives to be recognized by its customers as the best in the business – creating places that people go to, not through.

The Alexandrian is a jewel in the heart of Old Town Alexandria,telling historic tales of the city while providing a playful twist on every stay. To stay at The Alexandrian is to see Alexandria- you just can't help yourself.

Job Title:

Bell Attendant

Location Name:

The Alexandrian

City:

Alexandria

EEO Statement:

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.

Posting Overview:

Under general supervision, provides porter services to hotel guests and ensures their satisfaction and comfort by promptly and courteously responding to guest requests. Assist Doorman in meeting and greeting all guest arrivals and departures.

Requirements:

Competencies

Dealing with Ambiguity

Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Compassion

Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.

Composure

Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.

Interpersonal Savvy

Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.

Knowledge/Skills

Must have general knowledge of basic customer service skills and be fluent in oral and written English. Must have knowledge of local establishments, businesses and the surrounding community in general. Must have vision ability see objects and people at a distance.

Must be able to communicate verbally and understand and follow verbal instruction.

Must be able to use tact and understanding when dealing with a variety of customer service problems.

Abilities

Must have finger, hand and upper body dexterity to grasp handles, carry bundles and lift packages.

Must have upper body strength to continually lift and carry up to 65lbs throughout the hotel during entire shift.

Education/Formal Training

High School diploma or equivalent

Experience

None

Material/Equipment Used

Two-and four-wheeled luggage carts, standard office equipment.

Environment

Physically strenuous, prolonged standing, walking and climbing stairs, intermittent exposure to outside elements.

Position Type:

Full Time - Regular

State:

VA

Address 1:

480 King Street