Shuttle Driver/Bellman

The Westin San Diego

400 West Broadway

San Diego, CA 92101

Telephone (619) 239-4500

Shuttle Driver/Bellman

Posted May 8, 2019

R-158196

BASIC PURPOSE: To ensure there is clear communication between Valet, Bell Stand and Front Desk so that there is a seamless arrival experience. Bellmen are essential to the Arrival Experience. Transport guest luggage to/from guest rooms. Escort guest to rooms and inform guest of all hotel services and features. Responsible for attending to immediate needs of each guest upon arrival and follow through attention throughout stay. Thorough knowledge of all hotel services and amenities. Store Luggage

Essential Functions

  • Anticipate guests’ needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests, however busy and whatever time of day
  • Be familiar with all hotel services/features and local attractions/activities to respond to guest inquiries accurately.
  • Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
  • Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas and vehicles
  • Maintain complete knowledge of and comply with all departmental policies/service procedures/standards
  • Ensure that the Bell Desk is attended at all times; that all posting positions are maintained.
  • Communicate anticipated business demands daily with each employee (arrivals/departures, group functions, etc).
  • Accommodate all guest requests in an accurate and efficient manner
  • Coordinate group luggage requirements
  • Monitor and maintain the condition of lobby, hotel entrance, Bell Desk and luggage storage areas
  • Transport luggage from time of arrival to departure to include room moves, correctly tag, store and retrieve luggage from holding room.

Fundamentals

A high school education or equivalent is required, with prior customer service experience helpful.

Position requires a Class B license which can be obtained during the first 90 days if hired.  A Clean driving record is required.

The ability to communicate effectively and graciously in English is essential. This position requires continuous movement, full mobility, lifting 50 pounds and pushing or pulling a luggage cart up to 200 pounds.

PM Shift.  Must be flexible to work varying days.

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) 387-3888 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.

The Westin San Diego

436 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Located in the heart of downtown, we're just a short walk or trolley ride away from landmarks like the Convention Center, Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter, and the San Diego Zoo-plus many shopping and dining options. Guests can erase travel fatigue and feel their best with a dip in the rooftop pool or a session in the WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio. After a productive meeting in one of our inspiring meeting spaces, we invite our guests to celebrate with drinks at The Bar or dinner at Coast-our signature restaurant. Our 436 guest rooms and suites are designed to refresh and relax. We designed with clean lines, neutral colors, and modern amenities like HDTVs and High Speed Internet Access. The Heavenly® Bed promises a restful sleep while the Heavenly® Bath revives our guests each morning.