Hyatt Houseperson - Events/Banquets in AUSTIN, Texas

Description:

Built in 1886 as a showpiece for Cattle Baron, Jesse Driskill, the Driskill is a legend in Texas hospitality. The hotel is known throughout Austin for its elite level of service and luxurious accommodations.

The Houseperson - Events is responsible for setting up and breaking down all meeting spaces with tables/chairs/water, etc. This person must have good communication skills as well as the ability to lift moderate to heavy weight. This is a fast paced position that requires strong verbal communication skills. This individual will have direct contact with hotel meeting planners and guests.

At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences. Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it's career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.

Our Benefits:

  • Career Growth and Advancement Opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision Insurance
  • $1,000/yr for Educational Assistance
  • Discounted Downtown Parking Options & Heavily Reduced Bus Passes
  • Discounted Room Nights
  • Free Meals in the Staff Cafeteria
  • Sick & Vacation Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Schedules
  • 401(k)

Qualifications:
* Ability to lift, pull, and push a moderate to heavy weight
* Ability to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends, and holidays * Must have good verbal communication skills
* Comfortable using push to talk technology and basic computer skills

Primary Location: US-TX-Austin
Organization: The Driskill
Pay Basis: Hourly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Food and Beverage
Req ID: AUS004233

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.