Front Desk Supervisor

SpringHill Suites Austin South

4501 South IH-35

Austin, TX 78744

Telephone (512) 441-8270

Front Desk Supervisor

Posted July 19, 2019

R-164325

It’s all about the people for you. You understand that your department is a critical, often first, touch point for guests. Your expert skill and natural ability to foster relationships ensures that your team’s ON it. You’re a wiz at juggling schedules. You know the groups and arrival times to staff efficiently, with operational ease top of mind. Fluid communications and accurate timely reporting keep departmental partners informed, enabling smooth operations and increased profitability. Ready to rise? Interstate’s Front Desk Supervisor position may be the perfect opportunity for your talent to shine and your career to elevate.

As Front Desk Supervisor, you will

  • Oversee the front desk staff to ensure optimal guest experience and smooth front desk operation. Pitching in, you attend to guest needs at the front desk. You know the property layout by heart to ably guide guests and answer questions.
  • Create an environment where motivated people want to join, learn, do their best, and advance. Oversee a diverse team of motivated desk agents by modeling the way, by training, empowering, and coaching throughout the employment lifecycle.
  • Keep a pulse on workflow, room status and group activity and effectively communicate info for well informed fellow departments, to increase team efficiency and overall productivity.
  • Help with security by ensuring cashier reports balance, banks and deposits are verified, and key control is monitored.

Fundamentals

A high school education or equivalent is required, with one to two years’ supervisory experience in hospitality or other customer-related position. You must have excellent verbal and written English communication skills, with a second language helpful.  The ability to access, retrieve and leverage info from the hotel property management system is expected. You must also be able to handle cash or credit transactions and have Microsoft Office and Excel proficiency. General office equipment and cash register operation knowledge is expected.

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.

SpringHill Suites Austin South

152 Room All Suite

Our Hotel

The SpringHill Suites Austin South hotel, located just 8 miles from Austin-Bergstrom Airport off I-35, has completed a renovation! Our modern suites are 25% larger than hotel rooms at other Austin Airport hotels. Each suite is equipped with a microwave, mini-fridge, flat-screen TV and free WiFi. Appreciated by road warriors and families alike, we offer access to a shuttle to downtown for easy access to UT Austin, the convention center and 6th Street entertainment district. Situated near businesses such as Apple, IBM and Accenture, we’re a convenient choice for corporate travelers looking for Austin Airport hotels that offer the convenience of easy travel in and out of the city. Jump-start your morning with a free hot breakfast buffet in our new lobby space or get in a workout at our 24-hour gym while the kids splash in our indoor pool. Whether on a business trip or family vacation, guests feel right at home at SpringHill Suites Austin South.