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Lapita, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Autograph Collection Hotels

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Lapita is a Polynesian themed hotel, located in the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts. A hotel which is dedicated to families and friends who want to stay close to all the activities that the theme parks will be offering. With 504 rooms, including 60 suites and 3 villas, Lapita is the perfect relaxation point after a day of adventures and fun. Part of Marriott's Autograph Collection this amazing hotel offers five food and beverage outlets, two outdoor pools and a lazy river, a spa and health club, Luna & Nova Kids & Teens Club as well as meeting and event facilities. The hotel's name was inspired by the pre-historic Pacific Ocean people and their journey and settlement into the Islands ( the Lapita movement ). The design draws its inspiration from the exotic Polynesian tropical landscapes, featuring Polynesian flowers, lagoon-style pools, and themed activities.

Marriott's Autograph Collection features a select group of upscale and luxury independent partner hotels, each with its own distinct personality, experience, style and features. Located in major cities and desirable destinations around the world, Autograph guests favor hotel stays that reflect their own unique and personal styles. Be a part of our team and deliver an innovative guest experiences that resists predictability.

JOB SUMMARY  
Encourage, recruit, register, and schedule guests to participate in all recreational activities designed Lapita. Promote a fun, energized and comfortable atmosphere for guests. Provide information to guests about available recreation facilities and activities, including providing tours. Serve as Host for live Lapita themed events and activities. Lead and/or perform in Polynesian - themed shows following basic scripts and using improvisation during shows as needed. Be a confident performer who is capable of performing in front of and engaging audiences in live-show activities. Work scope may involve performing basic dance routines, singing, and performing while dressed in a character costume. Be able to explain and promote the rules and regulations of the facility intended for the safety and welfare of guests. Observe activities in the facility and respond appropriately in accordance with local operating procedure in the event of an emergency. Be aware of possible situations where guests are not able to safely participate in an activity and inform supervisor/manager. Prepare for shows and clean and maintain recreational equipment and supplies. Must have demonstrated experience in previous roles performing the following: accurately and consistently portray the pre-determined style, characteristics, and mannerisms of each role without any deviation; perform inside bulky, hot costumes for long periods of time; maintain size and weight requirements based on costume’s pre-determined size; work with large quantities of groups and children; stand for extended periods of time.  
 
SPECIFIC DUTIES  
  • Perform in and/or lead Polynesian-themed live shows using scripted monologue, basic dancing, and singing; improvise as needed during show performance.
  • Study and rehearse roles from scripts in order to interpret, learn and memorize lines, stunts, and cues as directed.
  • Accurately and consistently portray the predetermined style, characteristics and mannerisms of each role without any deviation
  • Assist in operational and administrative duties, including, but not limited to, the daily maintenance of costumes and special events props and gear.
  • Facilitate entertainment performances by providing positive service and accurate information to guests. 
  • Engage and recruit audience and guests to participate during live shows, events and performances
  • Work with large quantities of groups and children.
  • Treat all children fairly, but pay special attention to newcomers, shy children, physically or mentally challenged children or others with special needs. 
  • Establish rapport with children and parents; show genuine interest
  • Provide information to guests about available recreation facilities, activities, lessons, and equipment.
  • Promote a fun, energized and comfortable atmosphere for guests in all recreational activities and areas by expressing an upbeat and enthusiastic attitude.
  • Register and schedule guests for activities 
  • Set up stage and take down, props, crafts and activities
  • Explain and promote the rules and regulations of the facility intended for the safety and welfare of guests. 
  • Observe activity in the facility and respond appropriately in accordance with local operating procedure in the event of an emergency. Be aware of possible situations where guests are not able to safely participate in an activity and inform supervisor/manager.
  • Promote safety and security of children participating in activities by following company policy and procedure for working with children (e.g., use of waiver forms). 
  • Clean and maintain recreational equipment and supplies.

 
 
Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

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Job type
Fulltime job
Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Department
Recreation & Leisure
Languages
English
Starting in
As soon as possible

Lapita, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Autograph Collection Hotels

Lapita is a Polynesian themed hotel, located in the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts. A hotel which is dedicated to families and friends who want to stay close to all the activities that the theme parks will be offering. With 504 rooms, including 60 suites and 3 villas, Lapita is the perfect relaxation point after a day of adventures and fun.

Part of the Autograph Collection of Marriott this amazing hotel will offer five food and beverage outlets, several Outdoor pools and a Lazy River, a Spa & Health Club, Luna & Nova Kids & Teen as well as meeting and event facilities. The hotel’s name was inspired by the pre-historic Pacific Ocean people and their journey and settlement into the Islands (the Lapita movement). The design draws its inspiration from the exotic Polynesian tropical landscapes, featuring Polynesian flowers, lagoon-style pools, and themed activities.

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