Front Desk Agent
Company: The Westin Reston Heights
Posted on: June 17, 2022
Assist guests with arrival and departure from hotel, while
providing positive guests experiences.
- Greet customers immediately with a friendly and sincere welcome.
Use a positive and clear speaking voice, listen to and understand
requests, respond with appropriate action and provide accurate
information such as outlet hours and local attractions.
- Complete the registration process by inputting and retrieving
information from a computer system, confirming pertinent
information including number of guests and room rate. Promote HEI
Hotels and Resorts and brand marketing programs. Make appropriate
selection of rooms based on guest needs. Code electronic keys.
Non-verbally confirm the room number and rate. Provide welcome
folders containing room keys, certificates, coupons and refreshment
center keys as appropriate.
- Verify and imprint credit cards for authorization using
electronic acceptance methods. Handle cash, make change and balance
an assigned house bank. Accept and record vouchers, traveler's
checks, and other forms of payment. Convert foreign currency at
current posted rates. Post charges to guest rooms and house
accounts using the computer.
- Promptly answer the telephone using positive and clear
communication. Input messages into the computer. Retrieve messages
and communicate the content to the guest. Retrieve mail, small
packages and facsimiles for customers as requested.
- Close guest accounts at time of check out and ascertain
satisfaction. In the event of dissatisfaction, negotiate
compromise, which may include authorizing revenue allowances.
- Field guest complaints, conducting thorough research to develop
the most effective solutions and negotiate results. Listen and
extend assistance in order to resolve problems such as price
conflicts, insufficient heating or air conditioning, etc.
- Remain calm and alert especially during emergency situations and
heavy hotel activity. Plan and implement detailed steps by using
experienced judgment and discretion.
- Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a
- Perform any other job related duties as assigned.
Ideally located for business or leisure, The Westin Reston Heights
is a blend of comfort and sophistication. Our goal is treat each
and every associate like family. We offer free lunch, free parking
and monthly town halls to show each associate how much we care and
how thankful we are for their hard work. We focus on growth and
development so that you are able to build your career in
hospitality. Apply today to learn more about joining our team!We
value U.S. military experience and invite all qualified military
candidates to apply.
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