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Hyatt Recreation Attendant in CHARLESTON, South Carolina


Summary: The Activity Attendant is directly involved in the production of on-property recreation activities and entertainment provided throughout the Summer. He/She shall focus on providing and selling quality family activities during the daytime, and entertainment and sales-based activities during the evening.

The Activity Attendant shall strive to provide exceptional service to both internal and external guests at all times. S/he will be responsible for exemplifying the Wild Dunes Resort Culture as well as promoting Wild Dunes Resort as both the Destination and Employer of Choice!

Essential job Functions:

  • Performs a variety (historic,creative, environmental, athletic) of activities including, but not limited to:necklace making, calling BINGO, karaoke, tie dying, arts and crafts, sports andgames, carnival games and rides, fishing, crabbing, balloon twisting, etc.

  • Introduces entertainers, assistsentertainers, and encourages participation through us of PA systems andmegaphones

  • Sells BINGO cards, stadium seats, snowcones, popcorn, balloon kits, magic kits, etc.

  • Loves working with children andfamilies

  • Sets up and breaks down activitysupplies at designated locations

  • Prepares all items and merchandisefor each planned activity

  • Accurate cash handling andaccounting duties

  • Responsible for the cleanlinessand organization of recreation storage areas and activity locations

  • Maintains equipment and suppliesin proper working condition

  • Fosters energy and enthusiasmthroughout the team and guests for each activity, entertainer, or event

  • Meets sales goals throughencouraging participation in activities, and upselling Recreation merchandiseand services

  • Be knowledgeable and assist withspecial events as needed

  • Provides general resortinformation for guests

  • Interacts with resort staff in aprofessional manner, assisting other departments with necessary information

  • Upsells other resort services andamenities to guests

  • Addresses any guest issue promptlyand with concern

  • Offers guests assistance resortdirections, activity suggestions, etc.

  • Maintains constant awareness ofsafety issues and reports all safety incidents to on-duty supervisor.

  • Acts with responsibility towardsall company property, supplies and equipment.

  • Maintains a professionalappearance. Follows all Wild Dunes Resort dress code standards.

  • Remains alert, courteous andhelpful to the guests and colleagues at all times.

Colleagueis held accountable for all duties of this job and other duties as assigned.


Experience & Education:

  • High school education

  • Minimum 2 years’ experienceworking with children

  • Retail and cash handlingexperience preferred

Job Requirements:

  • Computer skills including MSOffice

  • Proper phone etiquette

  • Public speaking and comfortablewith large demanding crowds

  • Must be a United States citizen orpossess a valid work permit

  • Must be able to read, write andspeak English

  • Ability to work a flexibleschedule that may include evenings, weekends and holidays

  • Must be able to accurately followinstructions, both verbally and written

  • Must possesses excellentcommunication skills

  • Must be professional in appearanceand demeanor

  • Must be able to work underpressure

  • Must have excellent listeningskills

  • Must have the ability to dealeffectively and interact well with the guests and associates

  • Must have the ability to resolveproblems/conflicts in a diplomatic and tactful manner

  • Must have a passion for creatingan exceptional experience for all guests

  • Must be able to swim

Working Conditions:

  • Severe weather conditions (heat,sun, wind, rain)

  • Must be able to stand on feet andwalk throughout the day

  • Must be able to climb stairs andwalk on uneven surfaces on a regular basis with varying surface conditions

  • Must be able to frequently liftand carry up to 50 lbs. at shoulder height

  • Must be able to bend, squat, push,pull heavy carts and supplies frequently

  • Must be able to perform simplegrasping, fine manipulation, and repetitive hand & arm movementsfrequently; squeezing and overhead reaching

  • Must be able to perform in afast-paced environment

  • Will work in the ocean, pool, onsand, on hardscapes, and on grass

Primary Location: US-SC-Isle of Palms

Organization: Wild Dunes Resort

Pay Basis: Hourly

Job Level: Seasonal

Job: Golf and Recreation

Req ID: ISL000339

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