Under the direction of the Director of Spa, oversee reservations, reception desk and locker room attendants. Maintain day to day operations of the spa facility to assure a smooth, 5-Star performance while exceeding every guest’s expectation every time all while maintaining a positive working environment.
Just east of the Pacific and slightly north of Expectation.Welcome to Fairmont Grand Del Mar. An elegant tribute to classic Mediterranean estate, seamlessly fusing old-world charm with modern luxury. Here, an award-winning, Renaissance-inspired spa, critically acclaimed dining, exclusive boutique shopping and championship golf course.
Growth and advancement is not only available, it is actively encouraged. We promote a balanced life for our colleagues, continuously seeking new ways to improve our environment and to support our beautiful home of San Diego.
Summary of Responsibilities:
· Accountable for all front office, reservations, group sales and public area operations.
· Develop and motivate staff to meet and exceed established service standards.
· Create and maintain a professional, safe, nurturing and healing environment where the experience at The Grand Del Mar lends itself to making a difference in our guest’s lives.
· Coordinate and maintain ongoing training for support staff in the areas of safety, guest service and team building.
· Address staff and guest’s concerns or questions, resolving appropriately.
· Take ownership of any guest or staff related problem and handle accordingly.
· Assure a clean, crisp and sanitary spa.
· Help conduct meetings with spa reservations, front desk, group sales and attendant staff to ensure the staff is informed, trained and inspired.
· Maintain availability and dedication to The Spa at the Grand Del Mar, being available to work weekends, holidays, and evenings.
· Work cooperatively and professionally with all departments.
· Attend regular meetings as directed by the Spa Operations manager or Spa Director.
· Comply with all Grand Del Mar Company safety and health policies and procedures.
· Perform the function of a reservations agent and receptionist on a regularly scheduled basis.
· Participate in the development of the spa operating budget.
· Maintain a thorough knowledge of all treatments and take home products as well as all retail products.
· Keep management informed with all guest, staff and program issues.
· Stay current on all department information, become well-versed and trained in its application and train staff accordingly.
· Perform and assure proper coverage of managers on duty during any shift. Other duties as assigned by Manager.
- Previous experience is an asset
- Must be professional, service oriented, accurate, gentle and work with attention to detail, striving to exceed the expectations of every guest every time.
- High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
- Valid California Drivers License; CPR certification within 90 days of hire
- Some computer knowledge helpful; not required.
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office application, Spa Soft (will train) and basic accounting principles.
- Excellent personal appearance, good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to handle stressful situations professionally and multitask with ease all while focusing on the guest. Knowledge of guest service and/or hospitality industry a plus.
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):
- Constant standing and walking throughout shift
Visa Requirements: Must be eligible to work in the U.S.
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- Job type
- Fulltime job
- Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA, United States
- Starting in
- As soon as possible