TitleHospitality Staff
LocationHousing
Department Name5050-Housing
Description

Interlochen Center for the Arts is looking to hire Hospitality Staff to work in Stone Hotel on the Main Campus, for the 2019 Interlochen Arts Camp. The dates of the agreement are 6/14/19-8/5/19 and the stipend for the entire duration of the contract is $1,540. An additional position is also available to work an extended amount of time 6/10/19-8/18/19 with a $2,000 stipend.  Housing is provided for the dates contracted (early arrival/late stay requests, if space is available, will be paid in full by the employee). All meals are included with your agreement- breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If housing is not needed, a competitive hourly rate will be provided and one meal per shift will be included. In addition, after successful completion of the entire agreement, a $500 bonus will be provided (for both stipend and hourly employees).

Hospitality staff will work as part a team, with one year-round staff member to supervise the work shift. Summer staff will rotate through various responsibilities within our on campus hotel.  Hotel Management/Hospitality majors are encouraged to apply as this position will give exposure to all areas of hotel operations.

Major responsibilities include the following:

  • Guest check in and check out

  • Answering the phone and taking reservations, also online and in person

  • Cashier functions

  • Guest Services including guidance around campus

  • Lost and found

  • Guest Baggage Assistance

  • Housekeeping chores to be completed in teams

  • Golf cart assistance to guest cabins

  • Completion of maintenance and transportation work orders

  • Other duties as requested

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must have a valid drivers license

  • Have excellent customer service skills

  • Cashiering experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of computers

  • Ability to learn quickly and work under pressure

  • A team player yet able to work independently

  • Able to work a flexible schedule

  • Work in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task on a frequent basis

  • Able to stand at front desk during an 8-hour shift and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs

  • Able to complete housekeeping tasks independently within our hotel rooms and cabins

Note that working as part of our Hospitality team will provide the following:

  • Free uniforms

  • Working in a creative and beautiful atmosphere

  • Working in a positive and uplifting team atmosphere

  • Ability to attend concerts and performances at a reduced cost

  • Meeting many people from different cultures and backgrounds

Application Process:
If interested in applying please submit an application by clicking the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page. 
 

Required documents for application are: cover letter/letter of interest, resume, and a current listing of three references. You can additionally upload this information during the submission of the application process by selecting "Apply and continue to upload documents" button. Please upload all of your information in ONE DOCUMENT in a pdf format. 

Review of materials will commence immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Materials submitted will be held in strictest confidence, and references will not be contacted without the permission of the applicant.

The next step of the application process will ask you a series of questions, some are required by the EEOC concerning Protected Veteran Status and Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability. For more information please view the following hyperlinks. 
EEOC Voluntary Self-Identification of Protected Veteran Status
Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability

If interested in applying please submit an application by clicking the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page. 

More information about Interlochen Center for the Arts:

COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Interlochen Center for the Arts is the recipient of the National Medal of Arts and the only organization in the world that brings together: a 2,500-student summer camp program; a 500-student fine arts boarding high school; opportunities for hundreds of adults to engage in fulfilling artistic and creative programs; two 24-hour listener-supported public radio stations (classical music and news); more than 600 arts presentations annually by students, faculty and world-renowned guest artists; a global alumni base spanning eight decades, including leaders in arts and all other endeavors. For information, visit Interlochen online at www.interlochen.org.

Interlochen Center for the Arts MISSION…
To engage and inspire people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts.

THE CORE PURPOSE…
To ignite lifelong passion for the arts 

THE CORE VALUES…
Nurturing, Inspiring,Transforming, Enlightening and Enduring

Interlochen Center for the Arts includes:
Interlochen Arts Academy
Interlochen Arts Academy, a fine arts boarding high school, offers the highest quality artistic training combined with comprehensive college-preparatory academics. The Academy also offers post-graduate opportunities.

Interlochen Arts Camp
Young artists from around the world gather at Interlochen each summer to learn, create and perform alongside leading artists and instructors. Programs are offered to students in grades three through twelve.

Interlochen College of Creative Arts
Adult artists thrive on opportunities to learn and express themselves creatively. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in a variety of arts disciplines.

Interlochen Public Radio
Classical Music: 88.7 FM, Interlochen; 88.5 FM, Mackinaw City; 94.7 FM, Traverse City and 100.9 FM, East Jordan/Charlevoix
News Radio: 91.5 FM, Traverse City; 90.1 FM, Harbor Springs/Petoskey; 89.7 FM, Manistee/Ludington
Streaming online at ipr.interlochen.org. Through two listener-supported broadcast services, Interlochen Public Radio (IPR) connects northwest Michigan with arts, news and culture on a global scale. IPR also gives significant focus to local and regional news, information and artists.

Interlochen Presents
Interlochen brings dozens of world-renowned artists to northwest Michigan, enhancing the region’s position on the global arts map. Interlochen presents more than 600 events each year by students, faculty and guest artists, making Interlochen one of the nation’s largest arts presenters
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