Concierge (Winter)
Concierge (Winter)

Four Seasons

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Concierge (Winter)

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Join Our Team

Join our dynamic, diverse team at Four Seasons Resort & Residences Whistler as the Full Time, Seasonal Concierge for the Winter Season 2022/2023 (approx. start date November/December).

Our work environment pairs a strong commitment to excellent service and authentic experiences with an emphasis on creativity and innovation. We are looking for someone with excitement and dedication in serving our guests. Satisfying our guests depends on the united efforts of many, we are most effective when we work together cooperatively, respecting each other’s contribution and importance.

The Location

Be ready for a warm Canadian experience! At Four Seasons Resort Whistler, we fill guest’s days with exhilarating adventures on Whistler and Blackcomb mountains and Employee days with happiness and thrilling working experience. We aim not only to be the best Resort to stay in Canada but also the greatest place to work! We offer 273 newly refurbished elegant guest rooms and suites; a luxury Spa and a top rated

Four Seasons Resort Whistler is located at the foot of Blackcomb and Whistler. The resort is a five-minute walk to the ski lifts and a 10-minute stroll to the village center, making it the perfect location for a rustic adventure any time of year.

Our guest rooms are spacious, beautifully re-styled in December, 2019, the refurbished rooms and suites pay close attention to the unique placement of Whistler – a secluded retreat, just an hour and a half away from the international destination of

Vancouver.

In December 2020, we completed a property-wide enhancement with the launch of Braidwood Tavern, a craft kitchen and social house conceived in collaboration with celebrated chef and restauranteur Richard Sandoval, along with a re-imagined SIDECUT Steakhouse, both designed by Box Interior Design.

Your job:

The ideal candidate will have previous concierge experience. The Concierge will respond to a wide variety of guest requests by accurately assessing the guest needs and requests and then adding personal recommendations and touches to achieve maximum customer satisfaction while complying with all Four Seasons’ policies.

Responsibilities

  • Works with guests pre arrival and in house to ascertain preferences and provide insightful recommendations.
  • Conducts pre arrival process to contact all future guests to arrange services including but not limited to Wine Tastings, Dining Reservations, shipping packages, various Transportation methods, and researching different vendors and service providers. 
  • Processes packages, faxes, messages, and mail which may be either outgoing or in coming in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Handles all guest interactions with the highest level of hospitality and professionalism, accommodating special requests whenever possible; resolves customer complaints; assists customers in all inquiries in connection with hotel services, hours of operations, key hotel personnel, in-house events, directions, etc. Responds to all guest requests in an accurate and timely manner. Interactions with guest will be in person, phone, FS Chat and by email.
  • Processes packages, faxes, messages, and mail which may be either by outgoing or incoming in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Utilize a variety of software programs. Communicate with internal personnel and departments via radio, Hotsos and phones. Chat guests via messenger application and utilize Four Seasons guest recognition program.  Concierge system to track all requests and Opera to ensure proper billing.
  • Assure that desk collateral and information for restaurants, activities, attractions, maps and other local attractions are updated and current. Knows what activities are available in the Valley and establish close contacts with vendors in these areas in order to provide information, ticketing and reservations for guests. 
  • Assists with responsibilities and duties in the absence of or due to heavy volume in areas of Guest Services, lobby coverage and phone coverage for Core.
  • Provides basic trouble-shooting support for in-room services such as internet, TV movies, games and Web service.
  • Works closely with Guest Service staff to ensure smooth handling of guest luggage, guest escorts, deliveries and special requests.


As our hotel is open 24/7, 365 days a year, we expect our Concierge to be flexible in working mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

About You:

Preferred experience in a luxury hotel in Front Office and/or Concierge or Guest Services

Knowledge of Whistler and surrounding areas, highly desirable, however not required.

Strong written and oral presentation skills.

Ability to multi-task in a high volume and demanding environment.

Strong computer skills, inc a knowledge of Opera.

Previous sales experience (upselling), highly desirable.

Strong problem solving skills, ability to handle difficult situations and guests.

Clean driving record.

Ability to work in Canada

Please note that due to the large number of responses we receive, only candidates being considered for the above position will be contacted for an interview.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please click on the APPLY button, attach your resume and cover letter in Word and/or PDF format.

About Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts

Four Seasons is dedicated to perfecting the travel experience through continual innovation and the highest standards of hospitality. The deeply instilled Four Seasons culture is personified by its employees – people who share a single focus and are inspired to offer great service.

At Four Seasons, we believe in recognizing a familiar face, welcoming a new one and treating every one we meet the way we would want to be treated ourselves. Whether you work with us, stay with us, live with us, discover with us, we believe our purpose is to create impressions that will stay with you for a lifetime. It comes from our belief that life is richer when we truly connect to the people and the world around us.

What’s in it for you

Excellent training and development opportunities; if you are looking for a long term career we have opportunities after your first season, based on performance.

Access to affordable shared staff housing both on-site and off-site

Employee theme recognition days and events- Employee of the month, Years of service celebrations, birthday events, etc;

Complimentary meal per shift in our employee dining room,

Paid time off; vacation days and additional floating holidays per year;

Learn more about what it’s like to work for Four Seasons:

http://jobs.fourseasons.com

https://www.linkedin.com/company/four-seasons-hotels-and-resorts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzq78MIkT2s&t=3s

Learn more about Four Seasons Whistler on Social Media:

Instagram: @FSWhistler

Twitter: @FSWhistler

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FourSeasonsResortWhistler/

We look forward to receiving your application!

*Our organization is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. We do not discriminate on the basis of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other basis protected under provincial or federal laws.

Concierge (Winter)

Whistler, Canada

Temps plein, Indéfini

Date de début du contrat:Dès que possible

Date d'entrée en fonction (au plus tard):

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