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Host/ Hostess
Hutton Hotel
US - TN - Nashville

HEI views our associates as our greatest resource, and we hire and develop the best. We have a culture of winning, we embrace change, thrive on challenge and always seek to surpass our personal bests. Defined by our unique business platform, our environment is fast-paced, expansive and ever-evolving, yet stable, consistent, enduring. It is a high-performance culture where innovation and entrepreneurial spirit are evident; initiative and results are rewarded.

Our people know they're in on the ground floor of a company with all the cornerstones of success in place: experienced leaders, steady investors, a strong track record and long - term career potential. And in turn, each of our associates thrive because HEI's distinctly advantaged infrastructure creates a supportive, educational culture as well as unlimited opportunities for personal and professional success on every level.

An engaging, high-energy environment, HEI presents a rare career opportunity: the chance to shape a powerful leader in the hospitality industry.



The host or hostess is the critical first impression of the restaurant, and therefore is empowered to create memorable guest experiences.

The following are specific contributions that must be developed during the training program in order to successful complete the

program and be placed in a hotel:

* Meet and greet guests as they arrive, offer choice of seating, then escort them to their table and present menu.

* Read, maintain and make daily entries in the log book to coordinate communication between shifts and management.

* Maintain proper set-up of dining room.

* Receive records and make any necessary arrangements for reservations and special functions in the restaurant.

* Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a regular basis.

* Perform any other job related duties as assigned.Experience, Skills and Knowledge

*High school diploma or equivalent required, and college degree preferred.

*Hotel experience preferred.

*Considerable skill in the use of a calculator to prepare moderately complex mathematical calculations without error.

*Ability to effectively deal with internal and external customers, some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact and diplomacy to defuse anger, collect accurate information and resolve conflicts.

*Ability to stand and move throughout front office and continuously perform essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations.

*Ability to access and accurately input information using a moderately complex computer system.

*Ability to observe and detect signs of emergency situations.

*Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, customers and patrons.

*Command of the English language both written and verbal.

Benefits

HEI Hotels and Resorts is committed to providing a comprehensive benefits plan that offers you choices for your physical, mental and financial wellness, creating value in your most important investment - you! For your physical and mental wellness we offer competitive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance programs geared to you and your family's needs as well as Vacation/Sick/Holiday benefits.

For your financial wellness HEI provides a wide array of coverage, including Supplemental, Spousal and Child Life Insurance and Short and Long-Term Disability. In addition, our 401(k) Savings Plan with matching funds, and discounts through our 'YouDecide' and Hotel Room Discount programs provide additional incentives for choosing HEI as the employer of your future.

HEI Hotels and Resorts is an equal opportunity employer Race/Age/Gender/Disability/Vets

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled