Front Desk Agent

Best Western University Inn


Posted September 3, 2018

R-145470

Front Desk Agent

Checking people in and out. It’s a no brainer, right? Often the first encounter, you understand that your interaction can set the tone for the entire guest experience and potentially impact the entire brand! Your genuine warmth and helpful nature enable you to rise to every occasion, from cheerfully greeting the excited family on a vacation adventure to handling the travel-weary guest’s request with prompt courtesy. As a Front Desk Agent with Interstate, you’ll have many opportunities to brighten someone’s day.

As a Front Desk Agent, you will

  • Provide that critical first impression to our guests and have a natural passion for delivering exceptional service. 
  • Welcome and serve guests in person and over the phone everyday. 
  • Enjoy solving problems, be comfortable using a computer to check guests in and out, and handle cash and credit card transactions accurately and confidently. 

FundamentalsTo be successful in this role, you must have excellent English communication skills and be able to read, write and speak fluently.  You will regularly use a computer and different software.  This position requires continuous movement, and occasionally, you will have to lift or move up to 20 pounds. 

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3830 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

Best Western University Inn

99 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

With easy access off of Route 11, this 99 room property is surrounded by a championship golf course and groomed cross country ski trails. An indoor pool, whirlpool, saunas, and state of the art exercise facility compliment the tastefully appointed rooms. With an on-site restaurant, relaxing lounge, business center, and high-speed wireless Internet, it is the perfect destination for those traveling on business or leisure. Our friendly staff, personalized service and meeting spaces make this an ideal location for any special event.

The BEST WESTERN University Inn is conveniently located adjacent to St. Lawrence University and several minutes from Clarkson University and Corning Incorporated. Families will especially enjoy an afternoon exploring nearby St. Lawrence Court House, Eisenhower Locks and St. Lawrence Seaway. Guests can also enjoy a short trip to Lake Placid, 1000 Islands or Ottawa, Canada.

Whether guests are planning a meeting, banquet, conference or wedding, the BEST WESTERN University Inn is here to serve them.

Best Western University Inn

90 East Main Street

Canton, NY 13617

Telephone (315) 386-8522