Position summary: Responsible for providing excellent services to guests and supports housekeeping department by providing clerical services and responsible for all office inquiries.
Alaska is an incredible place and Girdwood is a friendly, lively town where residents value both outdoor adventure and community spirit. Alyeska Resort offers the type of atmosphere where our employees are able to work hard and play hard, and are encouraged to share their enthusiasm with our guests.
Offering year-round and seasonal opportunities, working at Alyeska Resort is both rewarding and exhilarating. Whether you are a seasoned hospitality or ski resort professional, or just starting out with an avid interest in ski area management or travel tourism, we invite you to review current career opportunities and check back often as we are always seeking great talent.
Alyeska Resort offers many exciting career opportunities, beautiful surroundings and exciting employee benefits including:
Essential skills and experience: High School graduate or equivalent. Previous supervisory experience required. Previous hospitality management experience preferred. Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English. Knowledge of non-English languages helpful. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including speaking effectively to large groups. Prior experience in Resort/hotel operations preferred. Must be PC proficient (Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Excel, Opera and Rex, etc.). Knowledge of chemical cleaning agents, stain removal, and operation of various types of cleaning equipment, such as shampooers. Experience using chemical cleaning agents effectively and safely. Able to multi-task
Language Skills Ability to read, comprehend and write simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Ability to speak other languages in addition to English helpful. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to follow instruction in detail-oriented manner. Ability to work well under pressure while tactfully and effectively resolving guest complaints.
Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret graphs.
Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical demands and work environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Alyeska Resort is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All resort employees must possess current documentation showing they are eligible for employment in the United States. Alyeska Resort accepts applications for currently available positions only, and does not accept applications for “general employment.” Preference may be given to local candidates, as relocation may not be available.